NAS Storage Devices

Copying large files and folders to Synology NAS from OSX or Windows

By | November 16th, 2015|NAS Storage Devices|

Lately I have had an issue where copying large files from OSX El Capitan or Windows 8.1 to a Synology NAS have failed. Disabling IPv6 on the synology NAS seemed to fix this issue. To do this, go to the Control Panel on the Synology, and in Network, Network Interfaces, you will find the IPv6 [...]

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Apple TV with PLEX and NAS Streaming

By | November 4th, 2015|iOS, Mac Tips, NAS Storage Devices|

Im the proud new owner of a 2015 Apple TV. As I was anticipating, Plex is now available as an App on the Apple TV. This allows me to stream Movies, TV Shows and Music that I've stored on my NAS (Synology DS415) which runs a Plex Server. I believe it is the ultimate home streaming device [...]

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Best feature of new Apple TV

By | October 20th, 2015|iOS, NAS Storage Devices|

Stay tuned for the new Apple TV. With support for apps like VLC player, there will be no more jailbreaking the Apple TV to connect to your NAS for watching your favourite downloaded shows, or so I'm led to believe! Looking forward to the cross application search, and I hope that this extends to custom [...]

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OSX Microsoft Word Conflict with Synology NAS

By | August 6th, 2015|NAS Storage Devices|

For Small Businesses with NAS devices running Macs with OS X in their environment, this tip could be incredibly helpful! Have you ever had an error when trying to save files from OS X to a NAS share where it simply looses connection or errors with a permissions invalid error? There is (OS X Only) [...]

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