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NAS - Connected USB3 Drives Not Available

debbiefldebbiefl Posts: 78Members Plex Pass

Running PMS on Shield (1.7.6.4058), allows addition of main NAS shares for media locations, however any USB3 drive attached to NAS is not available.

Qnap 251A & WD MyClouds (single bay).

Is this due to a bug on Plex or Shield? Whichever, can Plex please address this issue?

Note: Every other server tested (iMac, Qnap, Win10) running PMS is able to view/add the share locations of the USB drives attached to a NAS.

Answers

  • debbiefldebbiefl Posts: 78Members Plex Pass

    Just upgraded to Version 1.8.0.4109. No change

  • SX86SX86 Posts: 14Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    Your NAS needs to setup a share for your Nvidia SHIELD to see them using the Mounted Network Storage option. That would be something you setup on the NAS, not the SHIELD or Plex.

  • debbiefldebbiefl Posts: 78Members Plex Pass

    NAS does have a share for the attached USB drive. PMS on Shield can mount the NAS share (and access internal folders) but doesn't recognize the USB drive (share), hence no access to it's folders.

    All other PMS installations do recognize the USB (share).

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