The Smb4K Handbook

Alexander Reinholdt

Revision 5.1.0 (2015-02-15)

Smb4K is an advanced network neighborhood browser and Samba share mounting utility for KDE.


Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Using Smb4K
Running Smb4K
The Main Window
The Network Neighborhood Browser
Browsing
Actions and Popup Menu
Tooltips
Mounting a Share
Printing Files on Remote Printers
Previewing Shares
Providing Authentication Information
Defining Custom Options
Adding Bookmarks
The Network Search Dialog
Searching
Actions and Popup Menu
Mounting a Share
The Mounted Shares View
Different Views
Actions and Popup Menu
Tooltips
Inaccessible Shares
Icons
Drag-and-Drop
Unmounting Shares
Synchronization
Opening a Share
The System Tray Widget
Location and Usage
Menus and Menu Items
The Plasmoid
Network Neighborhood Tab
Mounted Shares Tab
Bookmarks Tab
Profiles Tab
Handling Bookmarks
Adding Bookmarks
Accessing and Managing Bookmarks
Editing Bookmarks
Profiles
Enabling and Managing Profiles
Activating a Profile
Notifications
Default Behavior
Managing Notifications
Special Remarks
Remarks for FreeBSD Users
Remarks for NetBSD Users
3. Configuring Smb4K
User Interface
Network Neighborhood
Mounted Shares
Miscellaneous Settings
Network
General Settings
Advanced Settings
Shares
Directories
Behavior
Checks
Authentication
General Settings
Wallet Entries
Samba
General Settings
Mounting
Utility Programs
Synchronization
Copying
File Deletion & Transfer
Filtering
Advanced Settings
Custom Options
Samba
Wake-On-LAN
Profiles
Settings
Profiles
4. Command Reference
Menu Items
The File Menu
The Network Menu
The Search Menu
The Shares Menu
The Bookmarks Menu
The Settings Menu
The Help Menu
5. Reporting Bugs
6. Credits and License
A. Appendix
How to obtain Smb4K
Requirements
Configuration, Compilation and Installation