First of all check to see which version if any you have available for a downgrade:
apt-cache showpkg packagename
Downgrade/Install old package:
apt-get install package=version
apt-cache showpkg caja
1.10.3-1+rafaela (/var/lib/apt/lists/packages.linuxmint.com_dists_rafaela_import_binary-amd64_Packages) (/var/........
I still cannot understand how this would not be enabled by default and I struggled to find the reason why with manually installing samba etc.. wondering why the option for sharing was not in the menu.
On Linux Mint "MATE" the package is called "caja-share" and on Cinnamon it is called "nemo-share" so edit the below command as necessary:
*Also note that the "samba" package is necessary as it is not inst........