troubleshooting Question

Password prompt for file share in a non domain enviroment

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Colt RadiganFlag for United States of America asked on
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I have a situation where I am trying to get a username and password prompt for a file share on a server 2008 machine when being accessed from computers on the same network.  There a not a domain in place, and my client doesn't want to convert to a domain.   All systems are on the default "WORKGROUP" workgroup. I am planning on creating a user on the server that has access to this share and then giving that user info to the employees for access.  The user nodes are a combination of laptops desktops and tablets running Windows 7 and Windows 8.
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