accessing a storagebird lan with a mac

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accessing a storagebird lan with a mac

Postby stillto » Tue May 23, 2006 12:12

Recently my company has changed over to Apple. Now we can no longer access our storagebird lan 160 GB. I can still get on to it with windows, in the normal ways. With the mac it shows up in the network but then when we try to connect. i t just dont work. any suggestions?

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Postby lochness » Sat Jun 03, 2006 19:53

Sorry, I do not know anything about Macs.

The Storagebird LAN manual says:
Supported Operating System: Windows 98SE / ME / 2000 / XP, Mac OS X 10.2 and above

If "MAC OS X 10.2 and above" is the operating system of your Apple computer, it should work.

Which firmware do you have ? Version 1221 is the actual official version.

If this does not help, I would contact the FSC support via Internet (Sorry, I did not find the english site):
http://support.fujitsu-siemens.de/de/support/contact/contact.html
Maybe there is already a new beta firmware for the device that fixes the problem or, if not, they know about it and can fix the problem.
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Kwakkie

Postby Kwakkie » Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:43

i had same problem too

I solved it myself cauz FS is very bad as in no support for mac

so in finder go to

GO >> "Connect to server"

use : smb://*IP OF YOUR EXTERNAL HDD*/*FOLDER NAME*

*IP OF YOUR EXTERNAL HDD* is the ip you router gives ur hdd (or static) check router

*Folder name* the folder on the hdd u want to acces

this way u can work with your hdd

grtz
Kwak

Kwakkie

Postby Kwakkie » Wed Nov 15, 2006 20:06

fixed with the new firmware update

grtz
Kwakkie


damn fujitsu should hire me for mac-support (lol)


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