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I'm very new to FreeNAS and I'm absorbing as much as I can as fast as I can. At the same time, I am trying to get a FreeNAS mini XL up and running for my employer, so I'm learning and configuring on the fly.
That's probably not the recommended way to do things, but it is what it is...
I have 3 mountpoints shared for Windows etc via CIFS only, but while copying files onto /mnt/disk3 it filled up, and disconnected me (Android mobile). Yes I was copying files over wifi. I am now also unable to connect from Windows either.
I have restarted it, and also checked that guest access...
How to do it? It's doesnot work!
shared folder on windows serer with...
I did a CIFS share with my FreeNAS.
Now I wanted to connect the Share with my Windows 7 and I have to enter a username and a password.
Which username and password do I have to enter there?
As above, I've a CIFS share that i tried to connect on MacOS as follows:
However, it is empty.
Checking on the web shell however:
There are files in there that I previously uploaded using Windows, how can i see them?
Newbie question, no doubt, and pardon the transgression if this has been asked and answered, but is there a way to 'prevent' users from 'inadvertently moving' entire folders in a shared location? Our FreeNAS has CIFS shares for Windows (ugh) users, and it appears that some 'sloppy fingers' have...
I'm in the process of getting all my parts and everything shipped to me so I wanted to get as clear as possible as I can with this before I get it so I can set it up correctly.
Right now I just have two drives in my PC in RAID 1 and that is where all my media and other stuff is. Easy...
Warning: n00b alert! Please be aware that this is long so other can learn from my (many) mistakes!
OK, here are the basics:
Motherboard: Gigabyte F2A88XM-D3H
CPU: A6-5400K 8-core AMD APU
RAM: 16GB DDR3 (non-ECC)
SSD: Sandisk 120GB (Boot)
HDD: 6 x WD RED 4TB in ZRAID2 (16TB net storage)
Greetings, the abstract of this question is:
What is the best way to set up a Public share for media and a Private share for personnel documents.
So far i have created two seperate users freeNAS and freeNAS2 with passwords the same as user (will be changed). I have created two seperate ZFS data...