ReadySHARE USB Storage Access

Convert USB storage into network storage

Model / Version: ReadySHARE USB Storage Access

Why you want it

  • Connect a USB hard drive to your router and access that data from any device connected to your home network
  • Once you’ve connected your external USB drive you can stream your media and backup your computer to the connected USB storage device.

Quick Start Instructions

  1. Connect USB drive to the router
  2. For Windows: Open Windows Explorer and enter \\readyshare in the address bar
  3. For Mac: Select Go > connect to server and enter smb://readyshare as the server address
  4. For a more detailed installation guide see the User Manual or video above
  5. For more information on how to:

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