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QNap is a manufacturer of NAS appliances.

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Increasing size of storage pool without loosing data

I have two 8 TB disks in my QNAP NAS (RAID 1) but my Storage Pool is strangely just 3.63 TB. I must have made a configuration mistake the moment I switched from 4 TB disks to 8 TB disk two years ago. ...
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How to connect a pfSense firewall into my current setup?

Currently I have an ASUS RT-AC68U router that routes my traffic, provides WiFi connectivity (private network + guest network). There are 4 devices that connect to the wired network via its ethernet ...
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Windows Server blocking access from OpenVPN connected users

I have remote users connecting to an internal work network via an OpenVPN service that's running on a QNAP device. The QNAP device is connected to the internal work network and is routing traffic from ...
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Transferring data between a QNAP and Synology NAS over distance

I have two NAS devices, one from Qnap, one from Synology, each in a different city and need to transfer tens of GB between them. The Synology is accessible through QuickConnect and the Qnap through ...
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Unable to access Qnap NAS device

I have a Qnap NAS connected to Qnap QSW-M2108-2C managed switch. That switch has one port leading to the internet and another port connected to a MacBook running Qfinder Pro. Everything was working ...
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NUT slave powering off when master reboots

I have a homelab with the following setup: NAS (QNAP TS-453D) <─usb─ UPS (CyberPower VP1000ELCD) | ethernet └> Proxmox Server The NAS is the UPS master, configured to ...
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Failed to deploy OVF package. ThrowableProxy.cause A general system error occurred: Transfer failed: Invalid response code: 500

Versions: ESXI: 7.0 Update 2 (build number 17867351) VMware Workstation: 16.1.2 build-17966106 I exported a VM from QKVM (Qnap KVM) and been trying to import it into one of our ESXIs using vCenter, ...
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after connecting VPN only the local gatway and resources found - qnap qbelt

I am not a networking expert and it must be a basic issue but not found a solution for days. I have a local network with setting up a qbelt VPN on a qnap NAS (TVS-473e) to be able to access from ...
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Setting the MTU of a virtual Switch on a qNAP NAS (QTSHero OS)

For a project that I am currently working for, I bought a QNAP NAS (TVS-h1288X). In that project, I have multiple network cameras. On the NAS, I have a Windows 10 VM which is supposed to store all the ...
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QNAP QTS v5 OpenVPN to Wireguard server migration

QNAP's QTS version 5 has now Wireguard as a protocol in QVPN. There is however - as opposed to to OpenVPN - no option to download an easy-to setup config file to quickly connect a client to your NAS. ...
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What are the risks of using myQNAPcloud?

In my organization we have QNAP NAS, which is currently behind NAT, but with port forwarding it's accessible from Internet by our domain. Recently I've learned about myQNAPcloud service. As I ...
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Add disk to QNap Raid 5

I have a QNap TS-569 Pro configured with Raid 5 of 4 hard drives of 1 Terabyte each. It has 5 disk slots and I want to increase the size of the Raid of another Terabyte. Reading the manual seem pretty ...
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windows backup server (windows server 2012 R2) difference in backup dates

Windows Backup Server is doing successful backups on a shared folder at QNAP NAS. But dates of backups on the server and dates on NAS are different. Last backup on the server was on 04.07.2021 and it ...
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Need to acquire Cinder drivers

I am looking to integrate some NAS systems into Openstack, and am having some real problems. Reading Openstack and other documentation, I know that there exist Cinder drivers for the brands of NAS ...
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Implications of Thick Volume Occupying 93% Of The Storage Pool on QNAP NAS

Spoiler Alert: I don't know a ton about what I'm doing, but I've been tasked with data protection and backing up at my workplace so I installed a NAS and set it up. Ideally I'd like to not have to ...
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What Happens When You Write Data To Raid While It Is Scrubbing?

I have a RAID 5 setup with almost 15TB of data capacity. In the past I have let it go unchecked for too long, and found that multiple drives had SMART errors and I want to prevent bad blocks. I am ...
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How can I NAT LAN IP/port to another LAN IP/port in QNAP NAS

First, I explain why I need NAT for the IP/port redirection within the same LAN segment. Well, smartphone, tablet and laptop have apps that use resources on home NAS. Some of these resources are ...
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Is there a generic SNMP OID to get CPU fan speed on a Linux system?

I am trying to get the CPU fan speed of a QNAP NAS through SNMP. Unfortunately there doesn't seem to be a QNAP-specific OID for this, based on the QNAP MIB. Is anyone aware of a generic OID for this ...
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QNAP TS-228 u-boot firmware

I am looking for somebody with a functioning QNAP TS-228 (32 bit; non-a version). I had a firmware upgrade gone bad and the firmware got corrupted. I have a usb ttl so I managed to connect to serial ...
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QNAP FTP users cannot login (admin login does work) - not network related

This question pertains to a QNAP model TVS-1282T (Version: 4.4.1.1117). We've been having issues connecting to our FTP over WAN. The admin user is able to connect just fine, but any other user (that ...
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Cannot join AD domain managed by QNAP NAS

On my small network, I setted up a QNAP TS-473 running 4.5.1.1.540 as a Domain Controller for active directory. I tried to join the domain from multiple Windows 10 Pro PCs but I always get an error ...
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Decompress BZIP - QNAP HBS 3 Backups

I'm using QNAP to backup to my DROPBOX account. It has the option to compress uploads in BZIP and requires you to decompress to use the files. However, I can't find any program that will decompress ...
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Integrate a QNAP TS-128A NAS in ESXi

Hello dear community, I would like to mount / integrate a QNAP TS-128A NAS as storage in an VMWare ESXi 6.7 via "Mount NFS data storage". I had managed this several times without any ...
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QNAP NAS Won't Boot on 1/1/2021

Our 4xHDD QNAP stopped responding, booting, no beep exactly on 1/1/2021. Could there be something with the timing, or could the hardware really have failed? This is the hardware we have. https://www....
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Windows clients not able to join to a domain hosted by qnap nas

I am pretty new in networking and I bumped into a challenge that I am not able to solve for three days. What I would like to achieve is to join a windows server (windows server 2016) and Windows 10 ...
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Best Practices - RAID on local backup repository? [closed]

What is the best practice when it comes to using RAID on a NAS, when that NAS is purely there to hold server backups? My intuition tells me to forego RAID and just use a single drive. Reasons why: ...
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Can access folders through FileStation but not Windows

NAS : QNAP TS-809U Version : 4.2.6 Raid6, 8 disks Hey, because the NAS crashed during an update, I had to "factory reset" it. After solving a lot problems, I'm coming to an end, but there is one last ...
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Can entries in QNAP (rsnap) hosts file be commented out?

We're using QNAP rsnap for our Linux servers backup. rsnap uses the .../bin/hosts file to list the machines on which the backup is to run. Is there a way to comment out some machines? It seems ...
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pip3 install wsgi can't find openssl libraries on QNAP

When try to install uwsgi via pip3, it cannot find some openssl libraries, though I think they are installed. In similiar issues it was recommended to install libssl-dev but the package manager I am ...
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Copying thin VMFS .vmdk to a NAS

Short version: I want to copy a thin provisioned VMFS .vmdk from the free ESXI to a NAS for backup. How I do it? Are there any way which works out of the box? Naive copying doesn't work because it ...
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SSH keys no longer work?

The Problem Trying to connect to my QNAP server from two different computers, which previously could connect via ssh without a password -- but now a password is asked for each time. What went wrong, ...
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Win2012 R2 Server hanging after iSCSI install

Issue: Server was experiencing hanging issues after 7 hours of uptime. Server had no issues prior to addition of iSCSI. ?Temporarily? Resolved by reboot. iSCSI Device: QNAP TS-1263XU-4G-US 2U with 2x ...
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Unexplainable high load average on a QNAP NAS

we have two QNAP TS-1635 NASes (one per location), running at identical configuration and firmware versions. However, one of them has ever higher and higher load averages and actually needs to be ...
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qnap backup without creating a network share

Idea behind my approach is that crypto virusses attack every network drive they can find, if we can keep the backup drive 'hidden' than the virus cannot get to it. I have a small bash script that ...
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Is it possible to disable in NFS showing name of shared folder?

I have NFS server 192.168.1.1 and two client servers 192.168.1.2 and 192.168.1.3. On nfs server I have one shared nfs folder /etc/exports: /nfsshare 192.168.1.2(rw,sync,no_root_squash,no_all_squash) ...
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Error when Moving File on Networked Drive

On one computer (windows 7) we get the following error when trying to move a file into a child folder which is contained on a network drive. We have tried Admin of Domain, Making the user admin, ...
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Azure AD with Office 365 users and a NAS share

I have a customer with Office 365 business premium subscriptions that he got primarily for exchange and office apps. However now that he is expanding, he's increasing the number of computers and ...
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How to delete files after EXT4-fs error: Directory hole found

I have a specific directory where I am unable to delete the files or the directory. The directory is on an ext4 file system, using RAID5 over 3 disks on a QNAP NAS. Using rm -f gives me: rm: unable ...
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QNAP NFSv4 user mapping ubuntu

I'm unable to map client username to server username when I mount a QNAP storage on Ubuntu client with NFSv4 (I don't want to use the UID correspondence). In my case neither the UID and the username ...
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Robocopy Error 50 Accessing Destination Directory (Request is not supported)

I have setup a robocopy script that runs on a daily basis and synchronises data from a specific folder on a Windows Server 2016 storage server to a SMB share on a QNAP NAS. The Windows Server is ...
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Special characters on QNAP filesystem

I installed and configured a QNAP TS-463U-RP in a branch office to mirror data used by this office and the main office. Some time after the initial sync, I suddenly find special (maybe Unicode) ...
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2 x RAID1 vs. RAID10 with four disks

I have a QNAP TS-412 NAS and used two disks so far. I decided to upgrade to four disks and now have options with respect to RAID. I am looking for maximum security against failure of disks (preferably ...
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Why is writing to my NAS in small chunks so slow?

I just discovered that the bottleneck of a Python script was writing a text file unbuffered line by line to our QNAP NAS. See attached Python snippet. Is this necessarily so slow or is there something ...
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Possible fake transceivers for X520-DA2, hindering performance?

=== Storage === QNAP - TS-EC1279U-RP (12 x 3TB in RAID 6) Intel - X520-SR2 Trancsiver AFBR-703SDZ-IN2 (SFP) i7 Windows 10 with intel ssd 750 (2000 MB/sec) I have changed all the setting to get the ...
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QNAP-NAS / git clone on NFS share not working

I'm using a QNAP NAS as storage server for my Ubuntu home directory. Everything seems to work fine, so far I did not encounter any problems with file permissions. The output line of mount is: 192.168....
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National characters in Open Tomato router and QNAP NAS shell

I added my Country locale (pl_PL) to shell in Open Tomato based router Asus and QNAP NAS. Originally only en_US and en_EN locale where available. Now it is possible to use it for example in vim-full ...
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Alternative to NETMAP option on iptables config

I need to nat an entire subnet from one range to another when connecting to openvpn server(Qnap nas). I found a way that works using iptables netmap. iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -d 10.8.0.0/24 -j ...
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DNSMASQ on QNAP does not answer on OpenVPN connection DNS query

I have OpenVPN server installed on ASUS router with Advanced Tomato and on QNAP NAS. Both in the same LAN. Both units have installed DNSMASQ, and contents of DNS definitions are synced so practically ...
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QNAP authenticating WebDAV over OpenLDAP works, but syslog on ldap server is flooded

We have a QNAP QTS TS-451U version 4.3.3.0.229, we have an openLDAP server running version v. 2.4.40 (on Debian 8 server). I can log in to the web interface with my LDAP user, and I can connect to ...
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Mounting Qnap NAS - Ubutnu

I would like to mount my qnap to my Linux Mint laptop. The IP address of the NAS is : 192.168.0.25 So I executed this command: sudo mount -t nfs -o username=user_name,password=my_password 192.168.0....
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