NAS / RAID

Forum discussion tagged with NAS / RAID.
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    [SOLVED] Can Synology DVA3219 be used as a regular NAS?

    Hello, I never bought a NAS before but I am planning on buying this NAS when it comes out. I am planing to use it for streaming but I just saw it is meant for surveillance. My question is: Can this NAS be used for for streaming or can it be only used for surveillance? Money is not a limiting...
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    Question Storage Solution for Video Production Business - NAS?

    We are a team of creatives looking to solve our growing storage issues as I’m sure most businesses discover. The majority of our work is video and now more often than not we filming in 4K. On average a job/project will consume roughly 200GB in its entirety which includes the raw footage...
  3. WhiteRoses

    [SOLVED] Converting DVD duplicator to a storage device

    Hello, I was wondering if anyone had any idea on converting a Disc Makers Reflex DVD/CD copier to a NAS. I found a hot swappable bay that I could replace the DVD drives with, and all I want is to use the chassis of the disc copier. I wanted to replace the DVD drives with this...
  4. Glowball

    Question What to do with SATA drives?

    Hey all, I am moving from a desktop computer to a laptop as my main machine, but I'd like to retain the RAID and storage space. I'd also like to reuse my SSD if I can, though that isn't important. I have a 500GB SSD, 2 1TB SATA mirrored drives, 2 2TB SATA mirrored drives, and 1 3TB drive I've...
  5. Seriumee

    Question Random PC shut downs

    Alright so I started experiencing random PC shutdowns while gaming, first I thought it was the PSU but it kept happening. I woke up today and saw my motherboard LEDs were off I had to take out at battery and put a new one in and it still shuts off I also replaced the PSU to the Corsair listed...
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    Question Building New PC, Small Fire, Questions [SOLVED]

    Built a New Computer, Small Fire, Need Advice [Final Update] Got a new motherboard, installed everything again (new cooler since the last two melted), and every thing works perfectly. Ran memtest overnight and didn't find any issues, CPU only gets to around 55c while gaming (Metro, Monster...
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    Question Constant crashing (suspect memory or perhaps monitor resolution)

    I've been experience crashing on most video games for a while now. I relatively recently upgraded to a 2560x1080 monitor for my main monitor with a 1920x1080 monitor as my second monitor. Ever since then I've been noticing games crashing VERY often. I suspected for a while that it might be my...
  8. Question 32 GB SSD is shown only as 6 GB

    I will be grateful for an advice on why my 32 GB Samsung MZMPC032HBCD-000H1 SSD is shown as 6 GB. It was used as Windows 8.1 system SSD disk on HP Pavilion 15-b157sr laptop . When I started an upgrade to Windows 10 I saw it only to be 6 GB. Why is it shown differently at the same time by...
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    Question Can i play gta 5

    Can i play gta 5 on xeon E3-1225 3.10 ghz
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    Question Cursor Icon Stuck Loading on Desktop

    My mouse seems to go into a constant state of loading (cursor icon is spinning blue circle) whenever my mouse is on the desktop. It disappears when I open any type window/browser, but goes back if I'm on my desktop again. Note that everything still works normally, but the icon itself get stuck...
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    Question Video Card Indecision

    I'm in the market for a new video card on the $200-250 bracket. I saw this Zotac GeForce GTX 1060, 192 bit 6GB GDDR5X. I don't have any experience with Zotac products. Are they any good? Also there ie the XFX Radeon 580 Black Edit., 8GB 256bit GDDR5 and XFX Radeon RX 590 Fatboy, 8GB.256bit...
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    Question Windows 10 is Dying?

    So my computer has been acting kinda weird lately with certain things. Like the audio will pop and things will lag a little bit. It happens very rarely though. For instance if I go into fullscreen mode on a video in discord my computer freaks out. This biggest thing that concerns me now is that...
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    Question help USB3.0 eXstensible Host Controller has a problem!!

    Hey guys, long story short my elgato said i needed to plug the cable into a 3.0 port so i did that, it didnt work so i changed the ports and so on, tried every port and it didnt work so i hit on to youtube and google, searched some stuff up, didnt work. Did more didnt work, then i found...
  14. iiCassie

    [SOLVED] [CPU] AMD FX 8350 Overheating

    Hi there! I just installed a brand new AMD FX 8350 yesterday, was mega super careful and all! It's in correctly and I'm using stock heatsink. I did not mess with the BIOS or overclock at all, and have no intention of overclocking at this time. Idle Temps: 45-50 Basic / Light Use Temps: 50-60...
  15. CeaserPlayz

    Is my printer broken?

    I want to print some stuff from a PDF but when I print it my printer doesn't show up. I checked on the control panel on it says it connected. What do I do???
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    Question AORUS 2080 WATERFORCE PUSH/PULL

    Hey, I received PC with AORUS AiO cooling of 2 pushing fans AND ADDITIONAL 2 NZXT P pulling fans on the other side of the radiator. I would like to ask you: how to synchronise these 4 fans? I got NZXT Kraken x72 push/pull i7-9700k cooling "synchronised by BIOS" by my retailer - i dont know...
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    Question Laptop for CAD software under 1000$

    Hi I'm an Engineering student and I'm looking for a laptop for mostly CAD and 3d modeling. 1. What is your budget? Around 1000$ 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? Minimum of 15'' 3. What screen resolution do you want? Minimum 1920x1080 4. Do you need a portable...
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    Question New motherboard, new PSU, PC still not working

    Hi, My PC was built last 2014 and last month it just stopped working. We figured out the problem was my PSU so I bought a new one. Then after a month, it just suddenly stopped working again one day even tho I turned it off properly the night before. We tested my PSU, we even brought it back to...
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    Question What motherboard & PSU to get for i9-9900K & RTX 2080 Ti

    Hey, I'm not too sure about motherboards so I would love to hear what you guys recommend I should get for a i9-9900K & RTX 2080ti setup? ;)(y) EDIT: Also recommended PSU?
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    Question Upcoming Ryzen 3000 Compatible with B350 boards?

    Hi will my MSI B350 Gaming Plus be able to handle one of the upcoming 6 core Ryzen CPUs? Thinking of switching from a 1500x when they come out, but I don't really wanna upgrade the board. (tight af budget)