Reply to post: Re: Use of SMBv1 for XP compat may be at the core

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diodesign (Written by Reg staff) Silver badge

Re: Use of SMBv1 for XP compat may be at the core

FWIW the files are shared between host and guest through vboxsf, VirtualBox's shared folder driver. There's no SMB involved TTBOMK. If a network share is mapped to the host, it can be accessed by the guest via vboxsf.

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