Category: NAS

Rangiora NAS Rationalisation 202104

To do: New Main NAS WIP 202105 Bought QNAP TS-230 ~NZ$300 incl 2 Bay, 2GB ram, can run container station (expect to run NODE.JS with custom app to control Meural photo frames) New NAS Harddrives 202105 Bought Seagate Ironwolf Pro 18tb (16.3TB when formatted) ~NZ$1050 incl 202106 Ordered 2nd Seagate Ironwolf Pro 18tb ~NZ$1050 incl […]

QNAP QFinder failed to get response from the device

Windows 10, attempting to setup a QNAP NAS TS409 Pro Getting: ‘Failed to get a response from the device’ Resolution: Closed QNAP Finder Win+S: ‘firewall’ Select ‘Allow an app through the windows firewall’ Closed QFinder Deleted all firewall entries for QNAP Finder Restarted QFinder, windows promptyed for permission, set to allow QFinder on Private networks

Synology NAS DS212J Disk 1 disappeared

20190825 Synology DS212J 2 bay NAS is not seeing Disk 1 Symptoms: NAS alert beeping Logged into admin, dashboard showed Raid 1 (Mirrored) 2 drive array degraded Storage manager -> HDD only showing Disk 2, no Disk 1 showing Moved NAS contents elsewhere Deleted Storage volume 1 to hopefully speed up any rebuild Solution Attempt […]

Rangiora NAS Rationalisation 201908

A refresh after this effort stalled: Windows 10 PC (W7Server) Drives: 4 x 4TB in Raid 5 array Synology DS216SE Current MAIN NAS Drives: Seagate Ironwolf 12TB ST12000VN0007-2GS116 10.9TB Seagate Ironwolf 12TB ST12000VN0007-2GS116 10.9TB Volume: Storage Pool 1, Raid 1: 10.9 TB DSM 6.2-23739 Synology DS107 WIP Synology DS207 Drives: Seagate ST8000AS0002-1NA 7452.04GB […]

Rangiora NAS Rationalisation 201805

WIP What we currently have: Active: W7Server Win 10 PC: (DHCP) SPM393¬†hardware raid controller with 4 x¬†4TB WD Green drives Approx 4.5TB free of 10TB Synology DS207 ( 2 x Seagate Archive HDD 8TB Approx 200GB free of 7TB 2 above was originally a mirror of 1 but has moved on. Standalone USB drives Various […]