Shared Resource Availablilty

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

SMB (Server Message Block) is the protocol Windows uses to share files, printers, serial ports, and also to communicate between computers using named pipes and mail slots. A share must be properly referenced for it to be available.


Event ID Source Message



The security descriptor stored in the Registry for the share %1 was invalid. The share was not automatically recreated.



The server service was unable to recreate the share %1 because the directory %2 no longer exists. Please run "net share %1 /delete" to delete the share, or recreate the directory %2.

Shared Resource

File Services