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    Freenas Mini won't boot

    Hey, looking for some insight/help into an issue with my Freenas Mini, I've had it for a few years, never had any issues. I powered it down and unplugged the device because I was having some remodeling done on my house, 2 weeks later once the work was done I plugged it back in, hit the power...
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    Apologies to all. I am not very conversant with linux or freenas. My problem is. I have a HP Proliant microserver with 16gb memory on board. I have 4 disk drives of 2Tb running in a 2 x 2 raid sort of setup (here I am drawing on memory from setup by son in law IT geek bloke). Everything was...
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    PC keeps rebooting at installing core os

    So the specs of the build are as follows: mobo: supermicro pdsma+ CPU: intel core 2 duo e4300 8gb ddr2 kingston ram non ecc i will also use a supermicro pci-x card for extra sata connectivity (sat2-mv8 rev3.0) i will add the hdd's later since they are in use and i need to back up the data. I...
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    Still having issues with SAMBA share

    Build: Freenas-11.2-U5 CPU: AMD A6-9500 3.5 GHz Dual-core MOBO: ASRock A320M-HDV Micro ATX AM4 MEM: 11GiB DDR4-2400 Storage: 2x Seagate 4 TB 3.5” 7200 RPM, 2x Seagate IronWolf NAS 10TB 3.5” 7200 RPM, Western Digital Gold Datacenter 12 TB 3.5” 7200 RPM, Hitachi 120GB 2.5” 4500RPM (bootdrive) Had...
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    transfer speed drops lots after a while

    hey freeNAS community, i'm pretty new to all this and started this journey to learn, so please guide me to the correct pages to learn or help me, what i have: motherboard: msi X79A-GD45 PLUS cpu: I7-3820 @ 3.60 GHz ram: 24 GB GPU: amd HD 7950 HDD: seagate momentus 5400.6 500GB (laptop...
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    Come hell or high water, I will build it. (build advice wanted)

    Hello everyone, first time poster so please go easy on me. I have been thinking of using FreeNAS to build myself a backup and long term storage server for a few years now. Recently my boot SSD died and now I am going to have to get the data recovered. It did also contained important personal...
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    Deluge starts downloading and then after 5 sec stops

    Hello. I'm kinda new to using FreeNAS and are now trying to install Deluge on my NAS. But for some reason, I can give it a torrent and I start downloading, and then after two seconds, it just stops downloading. But I can't figure out why it won't work. The way I install it is by using the...
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    FreeNAS Parts I'm a Noob

    I just came across an Intel I7 6700 at work for free along with ten 2TBs HHDs. I know none of them are Nas grade hardware. But I'm not storing super important data. So I wont need ECC Ram either. I would like to make a FreeNas for shared files, Backups and use it as the storage array for the...
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    Device does not seem to be functioning...?

    Background: Hi, so I've had my NAS up and running for a while now. No issues. However, I just recently moved it, and connected it to a new router. When I booted into the system, it told me it couldn't configure the network, or something (can't remember the exact wording it used). Figured it was...
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    FreeNAS VM corrupted(?), can I save my data? (ESXI 6.5)

    Coming here as I am at a loss as to what to do. I currently have an ESXI 6.5 host that I setup a year ago, one of my VM's was a FreeNAS 11.1-U4 VM that I hardware pass-through four 2TB HDD's to, creating a NAS for backup/media storage. I had some friends tell me this was a bad idea and I'm...
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    NextCloud setup and secure remote access step by step guide

    I am new to freenas and may not be the best person to understand all the security issues. Can some provide me or point me to the link with step by step guide in setting up NextCloud and steps on how to remotely access it from outside world or giving access to other users to your cloud
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    Wont boot after install of FreeNAS-11.2-BETA2 ("entropy device external interface")

    I have done a fresh install of FreeNAS-11.2-BETA2 on a Hyper-V VM. (Windows server 20012 R2) This issue occurred after the initial install of Beta 11.2 so I decided to re-install to eliminate any anomaly causing the issue. After the second fresh install and setup was successful I decided to...
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    Plugin and jail help before I swap over to unraid

    Need some help. I have been using freenas since 9.x. since FN 11 everytime I install plex sabnzb, cp, sickbeard. I can set them up as normal adding storage etc. Every 2 or 3 days now since I have been on 11.1 u5 they break i.e wont turn on or if they are on wont work correctly. I have all my...
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    connect to SMB share away from home?

    Hi, As many others (hopefully), I have issues with connecting to an SMB share away from home... I had it working at one point for me and two of my friends, but... Then we started being unable to connect other users. *Cutting to the end just for a second here* After all the troubleshooting...