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Steps to Enable and Disable SMBv1, SMBv2, and SMBv3 in Windows Servers

The following post shows detailed steps to enable and disable the Server Message Block (SMB) versions SMBv1, SMBv2 & SMBv3 on the SMB server and SMB client. The SMBv2 protocol was introduced in Windows Vista & Windows Server 2008 and the SMBv3 was introduced in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012.

The below given steps applies only to the following Windows versions:

•    Windows Vista Enterprise
•    Windows Vista Business
•    Windows Vista Home Basic
•    Windows Vista Home Premium
•    Windows Vista Ultimate
•    Windows 7 Enterprise
•    Windows 7 Home Basic
•    Windows 7 Home Premium
•    Windows 7 Professional
•    Windows 7 Ultimate
•    Windows Server 2008 Datacenter
•    Windows Server 2008 Enterprise
•    Windows Server 2008 Standard
•    Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter
•    Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise
•    Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard
•    Windows 8
•    Windows 8 Enterprise
•    Windows 8 Pro
•    Windows Server 2012 Datacenter
•    Windows Server 2012 Essentials
•    Windows Server 2012 Foundation
•    Windows Server 2012 Standard read more

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