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Western Digital Drives - The Preferred Drives of FreeNAS and TrueNAS CORE
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    Resource How to get your FreeNAS Shares to appear in Windows Network Neighborhood 1

    Microsoft decided quite some time ago to relegate UNIX boxes to second class citizens when it comes to having a place in Network Neighborhood (NN). When this decision is combined with a cat's cradle of protocols whizzing across the network (NetBIOS, WINS, SMB1/2/3) it became virtually impossible...
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    How to kill off SMB1, NetBIOS, WINS and *still* have Windows' Network Neighbourhood better than ever

    We do live in interesting times. Well, those of us who love the "network neighbourhood" section of Windows File Explorer do, anyhow. Just think, the magic of all your file shares and networked computers, auto-magically shown in 'My Computer' / 'Windows Explorer', to click and use at will...