1. canada16

    Anyone good at QNAP NAS issues? - Screenshot Inc.

    Hey My TS-251D which is fully updated has starting to throw up 2 errors and I dont know how to fix them or what they mean. When I set my NAS up I did not have any issues and I can still access all my media on Plex which is all I want really. But its saying something about updating my App...
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    New security fixes for QNAP

    I know there are a few QNAP owners on here so in case you aren't aware there is new update available that has security related fixes. https://www.theregister.com/2021/04/22/qnap_nas_ransomware_qlocker_ech0raix/ I know there is a few people who say if it isn't broken then don't fix it but it...
  3. T

    Qnap TVS 1288x VM hdd resize issue in windows 10 Pro

    Hi, I have a QNAP TVS 1288x. I am using a windows 10 Pro VM which works ok. I resized the VM hdd from 500gb to 1.2gb but in the VM it only says the hdd is 500gb. How can I change it to the right size in the windows vm? thanks
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    Synology 220+ vs Qnap ts-230

    I am a first time NAS buyer for my home use. I am the only person who will be using the nas. I am looking mainly for storage for my music collection & photos. Also to access my storage remotely. I also want to remove some of my files away from the laptop & onto the NAS. I will backup the...
  5. D

    Best DNLA client for QNAP music NAS?

    I have a QNAP NAS that I use to store my ripped CD collection of 2,500 mostly classical and jazz CD's. I'm looking for a DNLA client for my Windows 10 desktop that would allow me to stream the music from the QNAP NAS to my ONKYO Hi-fi system. Any suggestions for the best software to use?
  6. inkinoo

    QNap (and others) bug with Intel processors

    Maybe I am late to the party but how many people here are aware of the bug in Intel processors that causes NAS devices to fail and effectively brick themselves?
  7. canada16

    How to auto back up to Ext HDD on new Qnap GUI?

    Hey all. I am not that familiar with the new Qnap GUI so I cannot figure out how to back up my NAS media folders to my external HDD at a certain time. On my old qnap it had a back up station that just allwed you to set up a time to back up, but it seems this function has been removed on the...
  8. canada16

    Installing new ram in Qnap problem

    Hey all I bought a single 8gb ram from a good supplier in the UK and have had 2 now and both do not work and had to revert back to the standard Qnap ADATA 2gb ram. The model was: CT8G4SFS824A Crucial 2400mhz DDR4 260pin PC4-19200 https://www.cclonline.com/product/24237 ... -/RAM3639/ This...
  9. canada16

    Drag and drop files to QNAP share on PC/Windows problem

    Hey all I used to be able to drag and drop my laptop files to my QNAP share folder on my windows laptop, but for some reason I cannot figure out how to do it. I am sure I just altered something and took 2 seconds before, but for the life of me I cannot remember what I did. Sometimes I will...
  10. devbias

    Question Which new Qnap NAS

    5yrs has passed quickly since my last Qnap purchase. I nearly bought the TS-253d given the excellent reviews. However I don’t feel that’s it would be my best option in my circumstance. I have my NAS not internet facing and access it remotely via OpenVPN. My CCTV is on a dedicated NVR and also...
  11. canada16

    Apps wont install on new QNAP ?

    Hey I went from a 10 year old TS-259 to a TS-251D today and I have managed to create a raid 1, but every time I try install a APP from the App centre it says there is no room. It says there is no available volume and to create new volume in snapshots and storage. I did not have to do this...
  12. canada16

    Any QNAP experts out there, I just bought a new 1 >>

    Hey As my TS-259 (10 years old) no longer supports Plex as its a 32 bit system I have just bought a new TS-251D and want to transfer the data. Can I just swap over the drives, and if so do I set the NAS up first with no drives and then put the drives in or do I put the drives in first...
  13. canada16

    ( Do I really need ) QNAP TS-251D or TS-253D for high bitrate films?

    Hey I found an amazing deal for the TS-251D and TS-253D and want to know if both will hande 4K? Even though I do not have a 4K TV right now, I want to ensure it will handle 4K. I have a Nvidia Shield and if I put a 4K movie onto any of these NAS Drives, will they play on the Shield with no...
  14. canada16

    QNAP No longer supports Plex - Options without Kodi?

    Hey I have a quad core 32bit and Plex and Qnap no longer support Plex Server. I have a sheild downstairs and a firestick upstairs Are there apps I can use which are like Plex, which I can install on the Shield and Firestick I hate using VLC as its a pain to scroll through and you cannot...
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    Easy way to stream and play iso files from nas, either via firestick or QNAP remote?

    I am planning on getting a nas for the FLAC rips of my cd collection that I plan to listen to via google chrome cast audio (just purchased on eBay) optical input to Marantz HD-DAC1 headphone amplifier. I was planning on getting a bottom of the range server from Synology or QNAP as I understand...
  16. C

    QNAP NAS TS-253D Set Up Query

    Hi I am new to this forum and am a relative self taught novice with NAS os, computer os and Networking. BACKGROUND INFO: I have just bought the QNAP 253D NAS drive after giving up with my two WD MyCloud NAS single drives with them not working properly ever since I bought them some years back...
  17. gdgross

    Fastest Configuration for 4 bay QNAP NAS

    hi all - new guy here, found this place after a google for "NAS forum". I run a home recording studio, which does have clients from time to time. I just purchased a QNAP TS-453D-4G NAS and I'm planning on experimenting with using one or more of the disks as an actual working drive over my...
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    QNAP QSW-1105-5T 2.5 Gbps Ethernet Switch Targets Home Users

    " While Gigabit Ethernet has reigned supreme in the home over the years, 2.5 Gbps, 5 Gbps, or even 10 Gbps Ethernet has been used for a while in the enterprise. But if you intended to upgrade your home network to 2.5 Gbps Ethernet (aka 2.5GbE) possibly with an ODROID-H2+ single board...
  19. jamtare

    First time Hi-Fi setup: Playing local Hi-res files on Marantz processor

    Looking for some advice from the experts on this forum! <sorry for the long post, but wanted to give all my info in one shot> I am setting up a Hi Fi system (setup given above), and I would like to play my local MP3 and FLAC files on the new Marantz. I want to play them in the highest quality...
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    Sony KD-55AG8 with QNAP NAS - VLC vs Plex Query

    Equipment set-up is as follows : Sony KD-55AG8 TV, connected to home network via wi-fi. (It would be easy for me to run a LAN cable from router to TV if necessary). Vodafone 500Mbps Gigafast broadband with Vodafone router. QNAP TS-453A NAS 2x3TB RAID 1 connected to router. The Sony TV accesses...
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