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FTP-like client to access SMB/CIFS resources on servers. More information:

  • Connect to a share (user will be prompted for password; exit to quit the session):

smbclient {{//server/share}}

  • Connect with a different username:

smbclient {{//server/share}} --user {{username}}

  • Connect with a different workgroup:

smbclient {{//server/share}} --workgroup {{domain}} --user {{username}}

  • Connect with a username and password:

smbclient {{//server/share}} --user {{username%password}}

  • Download a file from the server:

smbclient {{//server/share}} --directory {{path/to/directory}} --command "get {{file.txt}}"

  • Upload a file to the server:

smbclient {{//server/share}} --directory {{path/to/directory}} --command "put {{file.txt}}"

  • List the shares from a server anonymously:

smbclient --list={{server}} --no-pass