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

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Folder on NAS not accessible by Windows, network credentials give access denied

I have a home NAS setup (running openmediavault 5.5.6-1, outdated I know, but it does the job) where I recently backed up my files to. Lucky that I did, because two weeks ago my SSD got damaged/...
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Nextcloud android app does not work with the community nextcloud docker image, and caddy as a reverse proxy

I want to setup nextcloud in my home server with the following (in order of importance): Nextcloud is fast on a web browser and phone Nextcloud is encrypted with trusted SSL certificates, but without ...
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Updating NAS array

My personal D-Link two disk NAS is getting old and I am concerned that if the board in the chassis fails the two mirrored disks will not be readable in a different brand. Is this the case? If so, ...
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Plex on Synology on Samsung TVs - Cannot enable Sync Watch State and Rating (only on admin account)

I've searched the internet and found no one with the following issue: I cannot enable 'Sync Watch State and Rating' on my Samsung Smart TVs (2 of them) when using my main (admin) account on the Plex ...
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How to directly save video from camera (of linux machine A) to another machine B over ssh

I am using a camera on my Linux-based computer. I want to store the camera feed directly into my Synology Network attached storage (NAS) which I am accessing through SSH over an ethernet cable. I am ...
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Using rsync with an oldie Netgear NAS (ReadyNAS Pro BE, RAIDiator 4.2.31)

I have an old NetgearNAS (ReadyNAS Pro Business Edition, RAIDiator 4.2.31 firmware) that I set up years ago to house (among other things) my music library - which is quite large. The other "...
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Unidentified Hard Drive Noise

I bought HGST 4TB drives (HDN726040ALE614) a couple of years ago and put them in a NAS. Just pulled the drives after around 5 years of not using it and now they are all giving me this sound. It spins ...
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Using Plex through a VPN only works for HTTPS but not the iOS apps

I have an OpenVPN server running on my NAS. Also on that NAS is Plex media server. When my phone is on the same network as my NAS, I can use the Plex iOS apps fine. When I am not on my home network, I ...
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Windows 11 Enterprise/Pro SAMBA access error

Windows 11 Pro/Enterprise starting with version 24H2 by default cannot access guest Samba shares and gives this dialog which doesn't accept any usernames/passwords: "Enter network credentials&...
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Building a NAS - cannot get HDDs to work, is there something I'm doing wrong?

I am trying to build a NAS, here are the specs of the system: - AMD Ryzen 9 7950x3D - 128GB DDR4 (3200MHz?) - RTX 4070 - 1TB 970 evo - 4 6TB WD Red Plus - Focus GX-1000 1000w PSU So whenever I plug ...
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Connecting to wireguard clients form wg-server network

Let me first explain the setup: At home I have a nas that runs a wireguard VPN server in a docker container. (I use WG for all sorts of clients to access the local network at home). I am currently ...
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"Operation not permitted" when accessing a NFS mounted directory inside a docker container

I am working on a Web-App which needs access to a QNAP-NAS file system to edit and create directories and files inside it. In order to mount the NFS to the docker container, I used the following ...
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How can I build a NAS with file read latency of less than 100ms?

I know this may sound like an almost impossible goal. I would like to see an average read delay of less than 100ms from my laptop to my NAS. My prior knowledge is as follows. When connecting a 5,...
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How to stop windows file transfer consuming all network bandwidth

When I initiate any file transfer from my laptop, over wifi, to my network drive, immediately all other network traffic is interrupted until the file transfer is complete. For example, if I am ...
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Synology DSM moved to new LAN can't access

I had my Synology DSM (version currently unknown) up and running in my old home. Then we moved, changed the provider, have a new router, etc. ... Before my private network did run under 192.168.1., ...
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2 Disks Suddenly Showing as Spares on Raid 5 Array

I have a raid5 array in a Seagate Blackarmor 440 nas that suddenly started showing disks 1 and 4 as "failed". I moved all of the drives over to a Ubuntu box and tried to assemble the array ...
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Can I set JBOD and RAID10 at the same time on the NAS?

I am looking to buy ASUSTOR's FS6712X NAS, and 12 of 2TB NVME SSD and now have a question about the RAID settings. Is it possible to set JBOD and RAID10 at the same time? So like having 12TB capacity ...
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Can I access data from single HDD of RAID-1 (Software based RAID)?

I had a machine running Linux Server (Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS) on a M.2 NVMe SSD, and have connected 2 four TB NAS HDD with software based RAID-1 configuration (Linux RAID1 and formatted as EXT4 partition)....
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My NAS will only pretend to connect to internet

I just recently bought an SRPD50 2-bay NAS by Seagate. I connected it to my Ethernet switch and booted her up, first thing it asked me was the MAC address, which I identified in the back of the device ...
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What happens when a URE is encountered during a RAID rebuild?

My current NAS (Synology 8x10TB) is near capacity and I'm looking to buy another one (8x22TB) ASAP. After reading an alarming amount of articles when purchasing the first one about how RAID 5 was ...
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Seagate HDD spins up - Not understanding why (WD does not)

I have built a NAS with TrueNAS at my home. I access the data around once every week (twice, as I will run a ZFS scrub once per week), hence I prefer to spin-down the disks when I do not access the ...
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Updating DSM on Synology 920+ When getting not enough space message

I need to update DSM on my Synology 920+. In the past I have never had an issue but with the most recent update I receive the below message: Insufficient system capacity for update I have followed ...
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NAS as storage save against encryption virus?

I want to buy a NAS storage so that I can RAID the HDD's to prevent lost data if a HDD fails and use it as long term storage that I can access anytime. The only non user error way to lose my data I ...
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Moving from Netgear ReadyNAS RN104 to a different manufacturer

my Netgear ReadyNAS RN104 has died, problem with the power and/or power supply, so I want to move the 4 drives set up in RAID 5 to another NAS. I want to move to a different manufacturer so what is ...
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Data Transfer Rate Calculation

I'm looking into building a Network-Attached Storage (NAS) device out of an old laptop and extra storage. I'd like to understand what my maximum data transfer rate is out of it before taking on this ...
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Mail migration from Google Workspace to Synology failed halfway. What to do?

I recently bought a Synology DS723+ so that I could migrate away from Google Workspace. I configured the MailPlus Server and started to migrate. The first issue is that it takes forever! One of the ...
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Failed to generate a Let's Encrypt certificate on Asustor NAS with error Ref. 5402

While trying to generate a Let's Encrypt certificate for my Asustor NAS through Settings -> Certificate Manager (following the instructions), the process repeatedly failed with error Ref. 5402. ...
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trying to mirror one storage drive of size 2n to two storage drives of 1n each

use case: I have two hard disk drives of 2tb each. Currently I am mirroring one to the other. The disks however are almost full. I am now planning to get a 4tb hard drive and use that as the original ...
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Trying to invoke play on DLNA-device with streaming from Synology NAS

I am trying out the DLNA protocol for the purpose of invoking media on my LG TV, where the media is stored on a Synology NAS (hosted with Media Server) on the same network. I have successfully found ...
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Can't rename a .part file apache2 webdav server

I have an apache2 server with WebDAV enabled. I can rename and move anything as long as it doesn't end with .part. when I try I get a 404. I can rename a file to end in .part and I can delete and open ...
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Why is my RAID 1 NAS (WD My Cloud EX2 Ultra) reporting RAID health "degraded" after replacing one disk and RAID rebuild?

I have a WD My Cloud EX2 Ultra NAS, almost 6 years old, and got a red light on it recently, indicating a disk problem. The NAS web dashboard reported one of the disks is bad, so I bought a replacement ...
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How to mount a Synology NAS to keep permissions and modification dates?

Which is the best protocol to use to mount a recent Synology NAS (DS1522+) as root in Ubuntu 22.04 to then add a folder for each user and be able to run a cron job to cancel all files older than a ...
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How to access a folder inside of WSL remotely on another linux machine?

I have a NAS setup inside of WSL. The easy part was the server. For what ever reason Windows or Linux doesn't want to play nice with the rest of the network. I was able to get samba working inside of ...
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Intermittent access to a folder on a network share

I and my colleagues are having some network issues. We have access to a NAS device, using Windows authentication, and each of us has that device mapped to a drive letter. Within this drive are ...
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How can I set up a NAS on my PC and connect it to OneDrive? [closed]

I have a Xiaomi Mi 360 security camera, and can only connect to it using a NAS server. However, I want the data from the camera to be saved on my OneDrive storage. Is it possible to use, say, 30GB of ...
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NUL characters appear at the end of some files sometimes

Since I am using Synology to backup my files and sync them between devices, I sometimes get NUL characters at the end of my files and sometimes 2 or 3 lines are deleted randomly at the end of the file....
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Faulty disk replaced but not visible in RAID 1

I have an old NAS called Netgear Stora. It has two SSD drives in RAID1. Unfortunately one of the drives started to light red on the cover and it appeared faulty (also it started to sound very noisy ...
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Loud cracking sound on brand new Seagate Exos 16tb HDDs

Just bought new QNAP NAS and brand new Seagate Exos 16TB X18 HDDs. Everybody who are using them, does they make similar sound as mine? They make so loud clicking and scratching noise that it doesn't ...
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Raspberry PI Nas. 2 same size hard drives but different free space - SOLVED

I have a Raspberry Pi Nas. I used to have 2x Seagate IronWolfs installed but 1 failed just after a year (was not impressed). So I just replaced it with a WD Red Plus. Both are 4TB so I synced my data ...
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Not able to achieve 10Gbe against one device

I have 3 different 10Gbe devices on my network and 2 switches. Switch 1 has a MacMini M2 with a 10Gbe ethernet connected via RJ45. Switch 2 have a Custom NAS and a Ubiquiti NVR connected via SFP+. ...
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How exact do I need to be about replacing disks like-for-like in a RAID 1 NAS? Can I replace a disk with one of greater capacity?

I want to replace one of the disks in my NAS, which currently contains two 6TB disks, arranged in a RAID 1 array. Do I need to replace with a disk of exactly the same size? If "it depends," ...
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Sandisk Extreme Portable SSD (1TB) not visible

I have a SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD (1TB), and have been using it for two years without any issue. This weekend I connected it to a new Synology NAS (DS223) and tried to copy the files over. The ...
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Can't find IP for NAS mapped in file explorer Win11 after router upgrade

Just upgraded my home router from a Netgear Nighthawk R7000 to a TP-Link Deco WE10800. I can see my NAS in Win11 file explorer but nowhere else. Both the Router Admin page on the computer web page and ...
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High availability Server + NAS - TrueNas + Docker

For some time now I have been toying with the idea of having my own server to be able to deploy my applications, web pages, etc. My father has presented me with the idea that he wants to have a NAS to ...
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Is WD PR4100 supports Seagate EXOS X18z ST18000NM009J?

I'm using My Cloud Pro Series PR4100 as NAS storage. I'm using WD Red NAS Hard Drive 6TB×4 HDD right now. I want to change them with Exos™ X18 18TB×4. Is it support?
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Is removing the disks from readynas duo v1 and reconnecting them after performing a factory reset likely to cause data loss?

As mentioned in the topic, ı want to remove disks then perform factory reset to clear mistaken configuration and lastly insert the disks back. Is there any possible data loss chance in this operation? ...
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Windows Server 2022 on Raspberry Pi 4B

I want to make a simple NAS server. I don't, if possible, want to have to buy a server. I have made a NAS on my LAN before with OpenMediaVault on a Pi, but I need the flexibility and tools of Windows. ...
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Vpn setup for remote access of offline nvr

My objective is remote online access of nvr or nas which is not allowed internet access through router settings. Im imagining using my router quickvpn/ l2tp/ pptp options to access nvr. When internet ...
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Put VM on real hardware

I've just bought a new PC. My old one has 16GB of RAM and a 2TB SSD. I want to turn it into an NAS server. I have put Windows Server 2022 into a virtual machine, and configured everything to my liking ...
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Robocopy extremely low performance copying from Synlogy SMB

I want to occasionally backup a media library which is located on my NAS to another drive (6TB WD RED HDD; produced in 2019). The drive is located in my main PC and connected through SATA. The NAS and ...
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