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2answers
76 views

Can I achieve this with a NAS? [closed]

At my workplace we are like 30 workers. So far they haven't been using backups but now that I'm here this is over! xD However, I've never performed such amount of backups, just local backups from one ...
4
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2answers
1k views

The Network folder specified is currently mapped using a different user name and password

I have a NAS device, it has 3 shares. On one computer I have access to all 3 of the shares. On another computer I keep getting this error when try and add a 2nd one. The Network folder specified is ...
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1answer
371 views

Redirect a shared folder to another server

Is it possible to redirect a shared folder to another server? We are moving some shares from a windows server to a NAS. The old server will keep running because it still has IIS and some other ...
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2answers
77 views

Best approach to migrate shared folders and not break links to files

We are going to migrate some shared folders from our windows servers to a NAS appliance that we already have. What is a good way to maintain links inside the files located in these shares? There are ...
0
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1answer
136 views

How to prevent Windows 8 computer from periodically checking a Samba share

My Windows 8 box keeps nagging my QNAP TS-112 NAS, preventing it from spinning down its disk. Is there any way to prevent this behavior? The connection log on the NAS looks like this: 2013-03-07 ...
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2answers
106 views

Auto mounting Network Drive? [closed]

I have built a freenas based NAS. It's configured correctly, but how i force windows to automount on login with specific credentials?
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1answer
52 views

How long are rights preserved if the domain controller goes down

I have a network with one domain controller and 2 NAS-servers (running on a built-in Linux OS). Permissions to the files on the NAS servers are handled through AD rights. I want to bring the DC down ...
1
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1answer
192 views

Backup/copy open files from network share on a NAS device

We have several network shares mapped via DFS (Windows Server 2008 R2) on external NAS. That NAS is simple and doesn't support snapshots. We are making backup from the NAS via robocopy but from time ...
0
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1answer
137 views

Linux (ubuntu) as NAS permission help needed

Ok, i have a user "nas" on my ubuntu server. In his home directory i have a "shared" folder but I also want to let a user create their own folder at this level for personal use. so any user that logs ...
2
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1answer
2k views

NFS mounted on windows 7 authentication headache

I've got a NFS share on a Netapp and a laptop running windows 7 enterprise that needs to mount the volume. I've installed all the NFS services on windows 7, and am able to mount and browse the drive. ...
0
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3answers
120 views

Network-Attached Storage Advice

The company I work for utilizes an old, clunky Window SBS as a file server and Domain Controller. They're looking to reorganize their storage infrastructure to deal with data demands. I'm thinking a ...
1
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2answers
841 views

Samba - permission issue

I am trying to get samba to work properly... I have a "Movies" share (//server/Movies), I want only root account to be able to upload and delete. Guest can view "Movies" share without password/login ...
0
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2answers
76 views

Hidden mounted drive

Is there a way to mount a network drive and keep it hidden or non-browsable..? I want to mount a NAS drive to store our daily backups on, but I also want to limit access to this drive in some way so ...
1
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2answers
952 views

QNAP TS-419p as a VPN Gateway?

I am hoping one of you might be able to help. I want to make files stored on shared folders on a QNAP TS-409p available to users over a VPN link. How is the possible? Can someone explain what I need ...
4
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3answers
717 views

Can a folder on a NAS be made available as a physical drive in VMWare?

We are currently in the process of moving from a single web server to two load balanced web servers and are facing some challenges we don't quite know how to fix. One of these is that the current ...
0
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3answers
618 views

use NAS instead of an Application Server?

We got 2 server, Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Server(DNS, DHCP) and one server as a Application Server. we restricted user access to their hard disk and partitions, and redirected their My ...
0
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5answers
834 views

Does this DIY SATA NAS Solution make sense for me?

I have approximately 10 servers configured as such: AMD 64 X2 AM2 dual or quad core chips 4-16GB RAM DDR800+ Dual SATA II Software Mirrored Boot Drives (Win Server) I would like to configure them ...
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3answers
1k views

How to backup a NAS? Want to be able to recover files deleted by mistake

We have a NAS (HP Media Vault 2120) in a small office with 5 WinXP machines that save files onto one of the directories in the Media Vault. The vault is basically a centralized hard disk. A couple ...
0
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3answers
3k views

ntbackup fails to save to NAS under windows sbs 2003

I created a backup plan to backup to a NAS via UNC (\\192.168.x.y\backup\pdc) on our Windows 2003 SBS, which stops after 1 sec with this error: "The operation was not performed because the specified ...