install avahi

trouble using ssh and avahi sudo apt-get install avahi-daemon avahi-dnsconfd avahi-discover avahi-utils libnss-mdns

reboot Create shared folder in windows Disable sharing wizard - Windows explorer view tab, options - Folder Options, view tab - Deselect Use Sharing Wizard, OK Share folder - right click and select Share with -> Advanced sharing... Alternative right click, properties, sharing, advanced sharing - Check share this folder. Type preferred name or leave default - Click permissions

How to Share Files Between Windows and Linux Install nfs.common cifs-utils

Setup lubuntu to auto-mount the shared folder - Accessories , LXTerminal - create mount folder mkdir ~/mountname ( mkdir ~/winshare) - Then mount the share: sudo mount -t cifs //hostname/sharename ~/mountfolder -o user=username (sudo mount -t cifs //callmekags/inhouse ~/winshare -o user=kagunda)

    - hostname is the windows pc that is sharing the folder
    - sharename is the the sharename 
    - mountname is the mount location
    - username is user with access rights to the shared folder