Questions tagged [nas]

Network-attached storage (NAS) is file-level computer data storage connected to a computer network providing data access to heterogeneous clients.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
0answers
16 views

asus samba usable when connected to its isp but not when connected to primary network

So my network is as follows BT ISP ROUTER | |every wireless device | | | Asus router set in repeater mode with USB plugged in to use as network storage Currently, I am able to use the network storage ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Analyzing network issue on NAS

I have old NAS Zyxel NSA325v2, today the network LED started blinking orange and I cannot connect to the NAS server anymore. It does not have any graphical output so I cannot see the boot messages at ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Switch users on network shares

I have 2 issues that are driving me crazy. I have a NAS on my home network, to prevent ransomware attack I created two accounts: user_ro and user_rw that can respectfully only read, or read+write. Let'...
1
vote
1answer
13 views

How to connect to home NAS while on home network and at the same time - on corporate VPN

When I work from home, I usually have to connect to a corporate VPN (with Cisco AnyConnect client app). I was wondering if there is a way to figure out how to access my home NAS without disconnecting ...
1
vote
1answer
25 views

Mac Finder Color-Tags synced with windows on NAS

I found this entry: Is it possible to Color-tag files in Windows 7, like in Finder on a Mac? But unfortunately it has no solution and also I would like to go a little bit further. Is there a way, to ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

NAS storage space usage doesn't reconcile

I am having facing an issue with my nas mounted on linux server - the total storage available doesn't match the usage. Below are the outputs: > df -h . size : 3.1T used : 2.3T avail : 777G > ll ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

Unable to connect to Synology NAS using my Synology domain over HTTPS on internal network, need to configure DNS Server on NAS?

I just got a new Synology box today. I went through the initial setup and wanted to configure it so that I could connect over HTTPS. I went through the steps in this video https://www.youtube.com/...
0
votes
0answers
76 views

How to use Microsoft Remote Desktop to connect to Asustor NAS VirtualBox VM?

I am trying use the VM on Asustor NAS VirtualBox, with the Ubuntu image .iso in the virtual optical drive. There is no window for me to interact with the VM to install Ubuntu, but only a tiny "...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Will multiple network connections from NAS / Computer to switch increase transfer speeds

I have a NAS with 4 drives in. Each drive can sustain around 140MB/s read speed giving a total (completely theoretical*) read speed of around 4.5 Gbps. My NAS is connected to my Gigabyte switch with 1 ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Which files are kept during upgrades of Synology NAS OUTSIDE of user data like “/volume1”?

For historical reasons, some NAS of my customers have customizations in /etc/crontab to regularly execute things and in /etc/profile to provide customized login shells for SSH/PuTTY. Additionally, ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

I can't see a VM running using Asustor NAS VirtualBox?

I am using Asustor NAS VistualBox to run a VM. All the software is up to date. But when I start the VM, I saw the "Preview" of the VM, asking me to install it. But this preview is like 100 ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

After RAID sync can I be sure disks are exact copy?

I have a 2-bay Synology NAS with SHR (synology hybrid RAID) configuration. I replaced old disks with 2 larger new by making 2 RAID re-sync as described in this article by synology: turned off the nas ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Copying a large file in parts from a NAS to a backup location?

i have a backup of a 500GB veracrypt container on my NAS (mounted via SMB). this NAS is dying right now, and i want to move all files to another storage. but i'm having a problem with this large file, ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

Windows 7 - delay with offline network drives

I have a desktop running Win 7 Pro 64. I have an NAS server (Debian 10) with HDDs shared via Samba. Everything works as expected when the NAS server is on but if it is offline then I get lots of ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Can't mount config partition on QNAP TS-431K

I asked this question over at StackOverflow and have been advised to better put it in here. I recently bought a QNAP TS-431K NAS, installed 4 harddisks and set it up as a RAID. Then I configured the ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Debian upgrade - iscsiadm hangs on logout, blkid hangs too

I have been using iscsiadm on Debian Jessie for a while without any issues. Then I upgraded Jessie to Stretch today and could log in with iscsiadm. lsblk showed the partitions, but no partiition UUIDs ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Synchronize folders without WebDAV

I'm looking to synchronize a network folder to a folder on a PC. The target PC has a 50 MB WebDAV size limitation in place, therefore blocking the copying of larger files. Using a browser (e.g. Chrome)...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

How to create a NAS based storage pool?

How can I create a NAS-based storage pool that takes my disks on the network, create partitions and an FS and give me a combined pool totaling the sum of all the storage devices? I know a similar ...
0
votes
1answer
126 views

How to set up an SQL database on Synology NAS?

I would like to set up REST API, which can communicate with my database on my NAS. I made this simple PHP code for the database connection, and it works perfectly with Xampp on my computer. <?php $...
7
votes
2answers
829 views

Accidentally changed an IPv4 setting on Synology NAS Cannot access it anymore

I have a Synology NAS which was working fine - for the usage I was making of it : backup - but it wasn't connected to the internet. I was able to access it via the browser GUI or in windows (via \...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Recover DATA from partition read error

I had my WD myCloud 3GB for several years working, so just recently I encountered a red light issue. This is generally meaning that the NAS OS could not be re-loaded, and WD myCloud is bricked. Now I ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

I rm -rf'ed an iSCSI Target [duplicate]

Ok, so yes stupid me, apparently I logged in to my Synology back in January and ran an rm -rf * in my @iSCSI node that housed my VMWare DataStore. Then I rebooted both the ESX and Synology about 3 ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

SSH public key login fails

I recently set up a new Synology NAS and (unsuccessfully) tried to replicate my public key SSH access on the new system. I made sure that: my local SSH config uses the same private key to login on ...
1
vote
1answer
84 views

Is SMB 1.0 Client vulnerable to the port 139 hack or is it just the server?

I have an old Buffalo NAS that only supports SMB 1.0. The recent forced upgrade to Windows 10 turned off SMB 1.0 support by default. So, now the Windows box can’t access the shares on the server. I ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

How do I overcome Error 0x80070005 when exporting HyperV VMs to an SMB share hosted on FreeNAS?

I'm currently receiving a permissions error when exporting a HyperV VM to an SMB share that is hosted on FreeNAS. This piece of Microsoft documentation explains that: When you export a virtual ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Write speed of SSDs between Networked Windows 10 Pro machines

I have two machines running Windows 10 Pro. One of them is my daily driver computer, then other one I am using as a small NAS. It just has a 1 TB drive for my iTunes files and another 128 GB drive for ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

How to set up a NAS as an FTP server for external acces?

I would like to access my files on my NAS through FTP on the internet, by writing my domain name into the internet browser: ftp://username:password@myipadress.com The problem is, I can only do this ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

File reported corruption on local storage but opens over network

I have a folder with PDFs stored on local external drive and on a NAS. The folder was created from the same place on each storage (they are sync targets). I just bought a new M1 Mac mini. When I try ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Retrieving data from HDD (WD Green)

I am getting crazy retrieving data from an old hard disk. I had a WD My World II NAS with 2 x 1 TB HDD WD Green hard drives RAID 1. Now I am moving to a different configuration and I want to retrive ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

ZFS Pool Config: VFX Studio

I am in the process of building my first ZFS NAS with TrueNAS Core and am looking to make sure what I have planned couldn't be done in a more efficient way. The NAS is to serve a VFX studio comprised ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Mapped drives disconnecting

We have some NASDrives, I have them mapped to my Windows PC as they are used often. However, whenever my PC restarts, the drives are disconnected and I can't even browse to them through explorer if I ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

New Win10 PC cannot access Seagate NAS share

I'm deploying a new Dell Windows 10 PC and it is unable to access our Seagate Personal Cloud share. If I open Network in File Explorer I see the device listed under "Computer" as well as ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

NAS not showing up in network automatically during VPN connection

I have a NAS connected to my home network with the files I want to access, and a VPN setup (PPTP and openVPN too) for site-to-site connection. When I connect to my VPN from an external network, the ...
0
votes
0answers
101 views

How to stress test a Synology NAS HDD?

I'll soon be getting my DS920+ Synology NAS setup with two Synology HAT5300 HDDs. I would like to put these two HDDs into a stress test before running my NAS setup. This is my first time to setup up a ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Is there a USB B to Ethernet Adapter for an External 3.5 Hard Drive?

I have a 3.5" 4TB HHD in a cheap NexStar enclosure connected to my GS63VR laptop via usb 3.0 and it's 90% full. The data is/was in the process of being backed up to back blaze but it will take ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Assigning user privileges on Synology DSM

I have multiple shared folders on my Synology: Family Photo Video Now, I have several users: Peter, Andrew, Margaret. I would like Peter to have access to all the shared folders. Andrew should have ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Is it normal for 2 HDD, from the same prodn lot, used in the same NAS for 6 years, to fail in the same way within a week of each other? [duplicate]

Hardware : Netgear ReadyNAS RN102 2-Bay running ReadyNAS OS 6.4 Hard Disks : 2x Seagate Barracuda 2TB ST2000DM001, mfg Thailand 04/2014, same model number, diff serial number issue : beeping and ...
0
votes
2answers
42 views

How to remove existing Linux system on a hard drive, turn it into a normal disk, but keep some user files?

I just shucked a WD MyCloud for its hard drive. There are already around 5TB data on it. After ssh into the disk, I found there is a Linux system on there, which is not surpise since it was designed ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

AV-STOR NAS - Don't know how to set it up

I came across an AV-STOR NAS, got it for £10 with no drives. I've put an HDD in and it powers up fine, self-test passes, and I've gone through the LCD option to mount the drive. That's as far as my ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

How does NFS client know changes made on server by other client?

Is there any way NFS client machine to know about changes made on remote file system by another client? How can it know - "Which new files are created, deleted or modified"? NFS share is ...
0
votes
1answer
263 views

Lenovo NAS ix2-NG setup copy firmware

I have a used Lenovo NAS ix2-NG without disk when I connected it to PC I was not able to access it through LAN cable, I came to know that its firmware/OS was on the installed HDD. To setup this drive ...
3
votes
2answers
831 views

What to do when a RAID 1 is full?

I am a total beginner when it comes to RAID storage, but I hope you all bear with me on this. I want to set up a network-based file server for my music recordings at home. For now, my plan is to use a ...
1
vote
1answer
78 views

Network speed versus HDD speed in NAS RAID5 configuration

I'm considering a QNAP 653D 6-bay NAS with 8GB of memory and an array of 12TB Seagate Ironwolf NAS HDDs configured in RAID 5 (initially with three drives that I bought on sale and expanding to 6 later)...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

Is it possible to run the Synology DiskStation DS720+ without HDDs?

I was wondering if it is possible to run the Synology DiskStation DS720+ without HDDs? I would mount the NFS share from another Synology NAS, because I just need the new Synology system, not the ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

Error splicing files when copying from NAS

This is a desperation repost of this issue I created way back in the Ubuntu forums and never fixed. I'm getting this error message while copying files from my Samba/Cifs NAS to my drive. I'm running ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

How can I change iSCSI links if the connection is lost but the data is still on the NAS/QNAP storage system?

We're having a problem with our NAS system. The iSCSI links are failing to connect (shown as "reconnecting"). We'd like to change the iSCSI links, but the data is still on the QNAP/NAS ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Is it possible to add a drive to an existing SPAN / BIG setup?

i am aware that adding a drive to a config like RAID 0 is impossible without reconstructing the whole array, but would it be possible to add a drive to an existing SPAN or BIG setup? AFAIK they work ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Avahi detection for NFS/Samba and avahi-browse

I'm currently experimenting with auto-detection of shares in my home network. My WiFi/broadband router features a small NAS storage which is mounted via Samba. My Ubuntu PC detects this NAS right away ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Setting up home network without a broadband ISP using a wifi mini hub for the internet connection

I'm about to move house. The new location has appalling wired broadband speeds (1-3mbps) so I'm cancelling the 67mbps BT service in my current location. Instead I will use a Vodaphone mini hub. ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

DSM unaccessible via browser since update to 6.2.3

Since I upgraded my DSM from version 4 to version 6.2.3, I can't access DSM interface via browser. I see my Syno (413J) in the Synology assistant and I can access my data via the finder. Performed ...

1
2 3 4 5
31