Event ID 1074 — NFS File Sharing

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

A computer running Windows and Server for NFS can act as a file server  and share files between Windows-based and UNIX-based computers.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 1074
Source: NfsServer
Version: 6.0
Message: Server for NFS cannot initialize the non-NTFS volume with drive letter <%2> for sharing. Server for NFS only supports NTFS file system volumes and not FAT, CDFS, or any other volume formatting. Move the Network File System (NFS) shared resource to an NTFS volume.


Move the Services for NFS shared resource to an NTFS volume

Move the Services for Network File System (NFS) shared resource to an NTFS volume.


To verify Server for NFS is sharing files:

  1. Open a command prompt** **with elevated privileges and type nfsshare.
  2. Verify that the list of shared resources is correct.

For more information about file sharing and Services for Network File System (NFS), see the Services for NFS configuration guide at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=100954.

NFS File Sharing

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