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Plex Media Server on Nighthawk X10 R9000 wont connect to Synology NAS

regalmeregalme Posts: 8Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

Whenever I try to connect my Netgear X10 to a folder on my Synology NAS I get the message "Your router can't connect to your network drive because of network errors.

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  • JamminRJamminR Posts: 3,091Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    Is there a way to test inside your X10 admin panel that it has access to \your_synology_server\share\path?
    If it does, then you should be able to enter that in folder access in Plex.

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  • regalmeregalme Posts: 8Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    It was the firewall on my NAS, disabled the firewall for the IP address of my router and all was fine.

  • jmagazujmagazu Posts: 1Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    I am having a similar, when I Add Network Drive Connection from my netgear x10 (R9000) to my synology NAS it never fills in it just takes me back to the "Add Network Drive Connection" again. When I go into plex I can see the name that I gave it, however it does not work. I have checked the firewall on my Synology. Any other Suggestions?

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