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: Hard drives / all hard drives | 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................................................................................................................................................................