This allows you to set up a Samba server to access folders using Windows network shares.

  "name": "hassio",
  "workgroup": "WORKGROUP",
  "guest": true,
  "map": {
    "config": true,
    "addons": true,
    "share": true,
    "backup": true,
    "ssl": false,
  "username": "",
  "password": "",
  "interface": "eth0"

Configuration variables:

  • name (Optional): default hassio. Set netbios name of hassio device.
  • workgroup (Optional): default WORKGROUP. Set network workgroup.
  • guest (Optional): Allow login without a username or password. Defaults to true.
  • map (Optional): Control which folder will be expose. config is for Home Assistant configuration folder. addons for local custom repositiory. share is a folder that can access from add-ons and Home Assistant too. backup for access to snapshot files. ssl for certificate storage, be careful with this option! Defaults all to true, except for ssl.
  • username (Optional): The username for logging in if guest login is not used.
  • password (Optional): Password for username. An empty password is not supported.
  • interface (Optional): Interface on that will start the share. Normally is eth0 for ethernet wired connection and wlan0 for wireless connection.