Download

 

 

Use your NAS OS device as a download server to:

  • Download files from the Internet (PDF, torrent, binary)
  • Upload files from the local disk (Torrent)

 

Create a Download

 

  1. If the service is off, click on the slider to turn the Download Machine On.
  2. To initiate a download, choose the Add download button.
  3. At the prompt, choose whether the file source can be found at a URL (web address) or if it is a Local File.
    • URL: Type or paste the web address.
    • Local File: Select Browse to search for the file.
  4. Select the destination share by clicking inside the Destination field. Choose the share in the pop-up window.
  5. To better organize your downloads, you can choose Create folder at the prompt to add a folder to the share.
  6. Choose Save to begin the download.

 

Download settings

 

To adjust the settings, click on the link Configure download settings at the top of the page.

  • TCP Listening port: Enter a router port number through which the download service will operate.
  • Download rate limit: Select the pull-down menu and choose Custom. Enter a number from 1KB/s to 102400KB/s.
  • Upload limit rate: Select the pull-down menu and choose Custom. Enter a number from 1KB/s to 102400KB/s.
  • Maximum active downloads: Enter the number of download jobs that can run simultaneously.

 

Technical note: Multiple simultaneous downloads can impact your NAS's performance. In some instances, even after a download has completed, the download service may continue to use system resources.