Author : Ingmar Verheij
If you enabled file and printer sharing in Windows you can access shared folders from a remote machine. By Windows shares administrative folders like IPC$, Admin$, C$ (and all other disks) for administrative purposes.
Since Windows XP you need to enable access to these folders if you want to access them with a local account (like Administrator). Domain accounts with administrative permissions on the system are always allowed to access the administrative shares.
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