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Below you will find documentation, HowTos and information, about the administration of Samba and related tasks. For development topics, see the developer documentation page.

For downloads and release notes of the latest Samba versions, visit


Samba AD

Setup/Migration HowTos

Since version 4, Samba can act, beside the function as NT4 domain controller, as an Active Directory Domain Controller, as well.

Samba AD related documentation

Domain membership and management

Samba AD DNS backend

User management / authentication against AD



General Samba documentation

Typical Samba administration tasks

Getting help


Clustered Samba Documentation

Clustered Samba Information

Clustered Samba HowTos




Samba NT4-style domain documentation


Developing Samba

See the developer documentation page.