Do your college or friend asking you to access shared folder from windows machine & you have no idea for that ?
Follow simple steps listed here.
Step 1. Open one finder window or just switch to the finder.
Step 2. Click on Go menu & click on connect to server OR just hit Cmd + K
Step 3: Now type smb://your.friend.ip.address
Step 4: Click on Connect ( Click on + button to add to favorites )
Step 5 : Enter user name & password ( if required )
Step 6 : Select Directory to mount.
Step 7 : Access shared files.