How do I access the files stored on my NAS at home when I’m outside?

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pbart
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How do I access the files stored on my NAS at home when I’m outside?

Post by pbart » Thu Oct 15, 2020 6:42 pm

A Newbie easy question: How do I access the files stored on my NAS at home when I’m outside?
What is the easiest way to access remotely my files stored on the NAS ?
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Mac OS X 10.14
QNAP TS251 + QNAP TS219PII
QTS 4.3.3

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Re: How do I access the files stored on my NAS at home when I’m outside?

Post by oyvindo » Fri Oct 16, 2020 2:52 am

Use myqnapcloud.com
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Re: How do I access the files stored on my NAS at home when I’m outside?

Post by dolbyman » Fri Oct 16, 2020 4:40 am

Only via VPN, blindly opening ports will get you hacked.

You could also sync your NAS to dropbox or onedrive (safest method to share files with others)

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Re: How do I access the files stored on my NAS at home when I’m outside?

Post by spile » Fri Oct 16, 2020 5:37 am

MyQnapCloud Link or by running a vpn server on your home network or router.

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