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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,
Pauline

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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,



    Pauline

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- Kindly try to access the files using different PC.

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