I have a private share on my MyBookLive, running the latest firmware (MyBookLive 02.32.05-046 : Core F/W). Prior to upgrading to Windows 8, I had no trouble accessing the share (via Windows 7).
Now, when I try to connect with Windows 8, a domain is being appended in front of my username, and even if I choose to “User another account,” the domain appears beneath the login and is not editable.
When I try to login, I get an “Access is denied” message.
I suspect the issue is related to the domain.
When I check my System Properties in Windows (Computer Name / Domain Changes), my machine is set to be a member of a workgroup (NOT a domain). The workgroup name matches what I have set in my MyBookLive (Settings -> Network -> Workgroup). in Windows, the radio button for Domain is NOT selected.
On the Windows Security login, the domain name displayed matches that of my computer name.
I’m also running Windows 8 under Parallels 8 on my Mac, but not sure that should make a difference on the Windows 8 side. I can still access the private share just fine from the Mac side.