Hi guys, this tutorial is a log of how to setup Samba in a Debian9-stretch(Server) environment and Windows client. I go straight into the configurations. Pls refer to Samba Documentation for further information.

1) Check if Samba is already installed:

command: dpkg -l samba

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The following is pretty simple:

1) On the linux Server(Debian 9 Stretch), I installed XRDP and XFCE4 desktop

sudo apt-get install XRDP

sudo apt-get install XFCE4

2) From the windows client(Windows-7), I use the normal windows RDP tool and here is my Linux server login screen

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