Setting up CIFS

You can use System Manager to enable and configure CIFS servers to allow CIFS clients to access the files on the cluster.

Before you begin


  1. Click Storage > SVMs.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click SVM Settings.
  3. In the Configuration tab, click Set up.
  4. In the General tab of the CIFS Server Setup dialog box, specify the NetBIOS name and the Active Directory domain details.
  5. Click the Options tab, and then perform the following actions:
    • In the SMB settings area, select or clear the SMB signing check box and the SMB encryption check box, as required.
    • Specify the default UNIX user.
    • In the WINS Servers area, add the required IP address.
  6. Click Set up.