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Thecus N2100 - system under maintenance

Hi there,

I have been using a Thecus N2100 for a few years now and it has been very reliable as a backup solution. However, just recently, I have been unable to access the folders on the drive. When logging in through the browser, I get a message that says "System under maintenance". I'm not sure what this means or what to do in order to reaccess the files. I don't really want to re-format as I am sure to loose information.

Any help would be much appreciated. Many thanks,

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  • paulinethora Mar 14, 2009

    Hi Beeveez,

    Many thanks for your suggestion. I had actually already tried that and had no luck.

    I pretty much figured that my HDD must be dead and brought it to be checked out. My fears were comfirmed.

    I refreshed my NAS with two new drives but still had the problem.

    I had to download the Thecus setup wizard again from their website and run it. Even then, I still had problems.

    In order to fix all issues, I had to reset the box to its factory settings and restart the whole process. It's up and running again now, so I'll keep my fingers crossed.

    Thanks for your help,




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- Kindly try to access the files using different PC.

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