trying to set up network drive

macOS & Mac Apps

Hi. I am trying to set up a network drive on my Mac so that other devices on my network can access files on my Mac. I turned on file sharing and selected the folders I wanted shaired and set up the computer name and all that. I also checked a box that had something to do with shairing with windows computers. Then, I whent over to the Apex which is what I am trying to access the Mac's files from and whent to network drive/brows entire network and typed my computer name into the network server field. I keep getting a can not find network resource message. Help please?