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    Aug 27, 2011
    Question New Mac user. NAS problem
    Got a new Macbook Air running OS X Lion. In my network I have a Patriot Corza NAS box. This has a couple of folders, one of wich is restricted to certain users. It works just fine in Windows 7, but when I open the folders in Finder, I lack permission to access the subfolders and files. I've tried different user-names and passwords, but none that works. I got it to work briefly when I set up the device with NFS, but that lasted one day and now it's nothing there again.

    I'd appreciate it if anyone had a few hints on what I should do, the files on the NAS is my pictures database, and I don't want to give r/w permission to everyone just to make things work.


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    Feb 28, 2010
    Hamilton, Ontario
    21.5" iMac i5 2.9 Ghz, 15" MBPro i7 2.0 Ghz, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s, ATV2, ATV3, iPad2, iPad Mini
    How has your NAS Drive been formatted i.e. Fat 32, NTFS?

    OS X will recognize and work with FAT 32 (file size restriction) and OS X Extended Journal formats.
    It needs some help when accessing NTFS format.


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    Aug 27, 2011
    It's formatted in ext3, it's a RAID 1 setup.

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    Aug 27, 2011
    I can see the folders and everything, but I there's a "one way road" icon on top of the folders and I can't access the contents.

  5. #5

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    Dec 07, 2011
    Same problem here. Any solutions?

    I never had any problems under snow leopard.

    Much appreciated!

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