Login to machine using putty. For host enter the IP address of ELC VM. Enter root for username and input password to login.
Type ps –ef | grep smb press enter
It will show a list of samba process running, if there is a process ending with smbd it means the samba process is running
If you don’t see smbd process running then try to start the samba service.
To start samba service need to run
After starting samba service, we need to recheck if the service has actually started by running
ps –ef | grep smb
After ensuring that samba services are running, please try to map the network drive again.