Network Shares

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Can't access previously setup network shares.
I've had this network share setup between two Windows 7 machines for a while now. Today with no warning the network shares stopped. No password changes to the profile, no network changes, nothing that should have prompted the issue.
Everytime I access the share I get the same error message whether from the network name or the IP address. I've tried uninstalling AV. Turning on and off password protected file sharing and a few other things.
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Ron MalmsteadInformation Services Manager

Commented:
Have you restarted the server that the shares reside on to see if that fixes it?   There may be a failed service on the server preventing sharing.

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Yes, when I uninstalled the AV the server was restarted.
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Here is a similar question posted a short time ago.  Some experts are of the opinion that a recent MS update is causing this.

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29131771/Windows-7-File-Sharing-not-working.html
Daniel PineaultPresident / Owner CARDA Consultants Inc.
Distinguished Expert 2018
Commented:
It's a bug with an update released yesterday!  See:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4480970/windows-7-update-kb4480970

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Thank you.

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