Windows Home Server for Free + Question

Whats the difference between setting up a server and just using a shared folder in an attached computer via router/lan?

With a drive marked as “share” all the connected computers have access to the disk making it a server right?

Only difference I see is the software running the box, but all “old” computers already have an os.

Thanks.

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