Hi all…not very tech savvy…just brought a my cloud home 4tb drive… no instructions in the box. First from a connected computer, just go to. At least as far as we could tell. For a multi-function device My Cloud is also very compact. I answered yes to all the questions and it searched again and finally found the My Cloud. Revoking access is easy: delete the share link.
Mobile, On-The-Go Access Use the My Cloud Home mobile app, desktop app or MyCloud. Please if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message. This week she told me she could not connect to it and needed to get some of her previous works. Please enter a valid email address. Many people have older systems, so being able to use a dinosaur like this is important. I have 12 Western Digital external drives.
Open Box items usually do not come with manufacturer or vendor warranty or technical support. After going through this review, I realize that the target audience are people who do not read the box and only expect an external, networked hard drive. This is no bad thing. We are happy to help with any questions or concerns you may have in future. Although I did not install the online App, I used both my iphone and android to access my cloud data to see if anything other than what I already had tested was available and there was nothing additional.
You may then access your files via the web portal. The default setup for the My Cloud Duo was Raid 1. The only problem is that functionality and performance are all too close to what you can expect from a cloud-based solution, even though the box is right inside your home. I am experiencing the same problem but am not quite as technically savvy. This is important, and it would allow you to build a bank of storage drives. As soon as the server is plugged in, without needing to do anything else, you can start using it as a backup destination and shared storage space. It was very slow deleting those files as well.
Product does not come with warranty unless stated otherwise in product description. Other Thoughts: The bottom line is that this is a unit best suited for someone that wants to get their feet wet with network storage. I have been using my device with the cloud feature disabled to get usable performance, which makes no sense because the main feature should be the cloud access. Third-Party Applications to Customize Your Way Tailor your My Cloud Home device to fit your personal needs and preferences using downloadable services, including Plex Media Server, Dropbox, Google Drive, and more. But, as with any multifunctional device, there are limitations.
So to this point I have covered some of the immediately noticeable negative aspects I found. I hope to help this situation with Mycloud Home. Please know the My Cloud and My Cloud Home are different product lines supporting different features and functionality. Please enter a valid email address. Let's add digital photos for over 10 years, yep, I have a lot to back-up. Login to my router, the device is not shown up at all.
The My Cloud comes with a small power adapter, a network cable, and a Quick Setup guide. Returned items with minor packaging defects fall under this category. Auto Backup for Photos and Videos on your phone Automatically back up photos and videos on your phone to the My Cloud Home device so you can make room for more. The movie did copy completely however. Third-party applications to customize your way Tailor your My Cloud Home device to fit your personal needs and preferences using downloadable services, including Plex Media Server, Dropbox, Google Drive and more. As well, the My Cloud Home suddenly disconnects from the system which I later get an email about it having its firmware updated.
It did what I expected it to do. Cashback will be credited as Amazon Pay balance within 10 days from purchase. How do I find out the price? From within the same home network, via Wi-Fi, download the app on your mobile device from the Google Play or App Store. I have tried a 28sec reset which they claim will have no harm to the data, but still no luck. We won't share your email with anybody.