nas

Network-attached storage (NAS)
  1. MrMav11

    Seagate personal cloud NAS sleep/wake up apps

    The seagate personal cloud NAS, is there a way to get an app for it to sleep and wake up when I want on schedule. There is no app's in its own "App Store" and only option is to power down HDD after 20/30/40m etc. Ideally I want it to wake up manually at specific time in day, and sleep/switch...
  2. sagaris99

    Asustor Plex Nightmare - Help Needed

    Asustor AS6604T 4 bay, all set up fine. I'm trying (and failing) to enable the Asustor as a Plex Server. For some reason, whenever I get to the stage of assigning the plex app on the server to see it's own folders, it refuses to. So 1. Installed Plex from Asustor App Store (as well as...
  3. famasfilms

    Best device for playback to replace my current setup? (New HTPC or NAS or Shield or?)

    My current living room set up is: HTPC (i5-6600k Geforce 1650 Super) - this is used to download, store and playback content upto HDR and Atmos via MadVR, MPC-HC. The HTPC goes to my Denon 3200 and 2016 LG OLED, it also feeds an MSI Ultrawide Monitor and an LG 1080p monitor. Everything works...
  4. LeeRoye

    For Sale Buffalo Terastation 16TB NAS

    Selling my NAS as have now upgraded. In excellent condition and is about 18months old. Comes with 4 x 4TB WD Blue drives giving a total of 16TB I have original box for safe shipping.
  5. TheBlueRaja

    For Sale QNAP TS-653D 6 Bay 8Gig NAS - Excellent condition - Fully working

    Hi All, I have for sale a QNAP TS-653D 6 Bay NAS with 8Gig on board memory (2x4GB), fully working. Comes with Power supply and NAS in original box. For NAS Specifics please check here :- TS-653D | Quad-core 2.5GbE NAS for professionals, supporting PCIe expansion for 10 Gbps or M.2 SSDs to...
  6. D

    Unable to do a Time Machine backups to a NAS drive

    I'm trying to do a Time Machine backup however, it keeps failing - "Time Machine couldn't back up to "192.168.0.35". Any ideas on how to resolve this? This happened previously and I basically just disabled/enabled Time Machine however after the first backup, it appears as though Time Machine...
  7. A

    Replacing a Mac Pro with a NAS

    I am looking for a standalone cloud server to replace a Mac Pro. I am looking for the following: - Ability to run Plex - 10 to 12TB of storage - Ability to act as a Time Machine backup device I have no experience of NAS devices and have a few questions" 1) Is it possible to run a web server...
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    NAS Recommendations

    I have decided to upgrade my Nas. But I am stuck on what to get. Synology DS2422+ - this would have been ideal as I currently have a ds2415+ which is also a 12 bay (I use all 12 bays). But it seems that Synology is stupidly (for a non enterprise device) enforcing the use of their own...
  9. A

    Adding a second NAS

    I have a second NAS that I am trying to setup on my network through my router. I want to be able to access it when I travel. The first NAS works fine when I set it up using port 21. On the second one I am using the port range of 820-821 to ip address 192.168.1.3. Years ago I had a second NAS...
  10. D

    NAS for home lossless audio with auto adjustments, possible?

    Hi All, Long time since posting here. I will try to be as concise as possible with my issue; I currently have all my music stored in lossless (flac) on a PC in my music room / studio. This is where my best audio equipment is and where I go when I want to listen to music sounding it’s best...
  11. E

    Want Nas Drive for upgrade

    Hi, at the moment Im using a 4TB WDMCLOUD Nas unit (one bay) had it for a few years. Its still working fine and gives good service. Its only to use on my home network in my house watching films and music via smart TV, Internet streaming radios and watching via Firesticks via Kodi and or VLC. It...
  12. Z

    No access from the DUNE media player to my QNAP NAS

    Hi all, my new DUNE HD Real Vision 4K media player (firmware 210415_1106_r17) is not able to access to my QNAP NAS folders via SMB. But my QNAP is shown in the network browser. When I am entering user ID and password, no access is possible. Fun fact: if I connect my former DUNE HD SmartBox 4K...
  13. A

    First time NAS advice

    Hello I’m looking at getting my first NAS, primarily to use as a Plex server, but also some potential uses to store other files. Purely use at home, no business application. I was looking at the Synology 920, but a friend- who is more knowledgeable than me- suggested this would be overkill for...
  14. RAINS

    New NAS required

    I have been using a WD EX2 and the my cloud app for a number of years but received an email to say it will no longer be supported from next year. Its mainly used to home Plex and photos which are automatically retrieved from Iphones. Can anyone suggest a replacement with the same attributes that...
  15. Scott28

    Synology NAS (DS918+) & Ubiquiti Home Network - Networking Help 🤔

    End Goal - Be able to mount (Permanently on Mac finder sidebar, using Go > Connect To Server > DDNS (my Synology) with the aim to be able to always have it mounted in my finder, regardless whether I am on LAN or outside the home network, being able to access files, upload and download etc. I am...
  16. R

    Advice required - Migrating hard drives from HP Microserver to a NAS

    Hi, I previously had a 4 bay HP Microserver (Windows 7) which stopped working so want to migrate to a NAS. I have 3 hard drives that I would like to attach to a new NAS. Is it possible I can use it as just a NAS without Raid and attach the existing 3 Disks as I had before or will it try to...
  17. D

    UK supplier recommendations for NAS + hard drives?

    Where do you usually buy your tech parts from in the UK and would you recommend them in terms of delivery and after sales support? I'm looking to purchase a NAS and hard drives. I was planning to buy from the cheapest place which currently is box.co.uk however some of the comments I've read...
  18. harry66

    Backing up From Pi + OMV NAS to Backblaze

    Hi, I am hoping someone on here has been there and done that... So, I am experimenting with replacing my QNAP+HDDs setup with a Raspberry + SDD - using OpenMediaVault. One point I am stuck on is that I use Backblaze B2 for my backups of files from my NAS on a weekly schedule. The HybridBackup on...
  19. S

    NAS recommendation

    I need a NAS recommendation that will provide the best quality. Currently, I have files that are 4k remuxes that will be displayed on a future ultra short 4k projector. All I see are HDMI ports. Will it be possible to connect a synology 920+ to a projector? What other options are there? Budget...
  20. R

    Which device to play / render content from Synology NAS?

    My home theater setup includes a Panasonic TX58-EXW TV, a Yamaha RX-V685 AV receiver and a Sony UBP-X800M2 disc player. All three of them claim to be capable of rendering content (audio, pictures & video) from a network server, in my case, a Synology NAS. Can anyone give me some advice on...
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