Drobo FS Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for Drobo FS. We have 1 Drobo FS manual available for free PDF download: Getting Started Manual

Drobo FS Getting Started Manual

Drobo FS Getting Started Manual (32 pages)

Brand: Drobo | Category: Storage | Size: 3.11 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin4................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Box Contents4................................................................................................................................................................
Drobo Fs4................................................................................................................................................................
Checking System Requirements4................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Systems Supported For Drobo Fs/b800fs4................................................................................................................................................................
Drobo B800fs5................................................................................................................................................................
Cable Interfaces Supported5................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Hardware You Need5................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Hard Drives5................................................................................................................................................................
Determining How Much Hard Drive Space You Need6................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Router Or Switch7................................................................................................................................................................
Using An Uninterruptible Power Supply (ups) Or Power Surge Protector7................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up In Just Four Easy Steps8................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Drobo Dashboard8................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Drobo Dashboard From The Resource Cd8................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Drobo Dashboard From The Website11................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting The Hard Drives11................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Cables And Turning On The Power13................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Your Network14................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Power Source14................................................................................................................................................................
Turning "on" Your Drobo Device14................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Administrator Username And Password16................................................................................................................................................................
Where To Go From Here17................................................................................................................................................................
Using Best Practices17................................................................................................................................................................
Keeping Your Software Up To Date18................................................................................................................................................................
Safely Shutting Down Your Drobo Fs/b800fs19................................................................................................................................................................
Safely Shutting Down Your Drobo Device Using Drobo Dashboard19................................................................................................................................................................
Safely Shutting Down Your Drobo Device Manually20................................................................................................................................................................
Using Context-sensitive Help21................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Knowledge Base21................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Support21................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Your Setup22................................................................................................................................................................
Index23................................................................................................................................................................