Shared Resource Availablilty

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

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