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I'm using Elementary OS Hera, I got a new computer that I'm trying to transfer the data to. I enabled SAMBA, but whenever I connect to my computer from my new one it only shows /home/chris it doesn't show files like .mozilla or .steam which are in my home directory. This is what I have in smb.conf

[sharingtime]
  comment = My Folders
  read only = no
  path = /home
  browsable = yes
  guest ok = yes
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You don't have samba user assigned to your shared directory, Make sure you create samba user first like below:

smbpasswd -a chris
smbpasswd -e chris

You've to add your samba user to a shared folder like below

[sharingtime]
comment = My Folders
path = /home
valid users = chris
browseable = yes
guest ok = no
writeable = yes
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Eventually press ctrl+h each time to show hidden files.

Eventually add to each samba share entry in samba.cfg something like that:

inherit acls = Yes
create mask = 660
directory mask = 770

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