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How to Build a Budget NAS Machine

Intel build AMD build Other parts, operating systems, and more reading Bonus build A small bit on RAID The failure debate Conclusion Similar to how building your own computer can be cheaper, building (or repurposing) a network attached storage (NAS) can save you a few hundred dollars as well. A NAS machine, or a computer… Read More »

Step by step: NAS4Free installation, setup, and access

Simple, reduced form instructions: Download the installation media at the official website. It will link you to (at the time of writing) the SourceForge repository. Then you will have to choose the appropriate download based on the file name e.g., “Nas4freeX.xx_LiveCD.img” is for burning the install media onto a CD. Burn the installation media to… Read More »