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    Use Windows 7 installed on disk as VM disk

    Hi, Past week we bought a server with windows7 preinstalled on a 256GB HD and an additional 1TB HD. We installed FreeNAS 11 in a dedicated 8GB usb as suggested in documentation and use the additional disk for ZFS storage. We want to create a Windows VM that uses directly the windows 7...
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    Noob rescue!

    I have been running Freenas for probably 2 months or so and have posted AND received excellent information on the Plex media Server for mapping folders. I started with FN9.3, skipped Corral and went directly to the 9.11 Stable upgrade. My network consists of Win10 Pro accessing the server and up...
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    Best direction of virtualisation

    Hi Guys, I recently bought/assembled the following system; Dell R510 flashed H200 card 2x xeon 5620 quad core (soon) 32 GB ram I want to use this for FreeNAS and at least a windows vm, possible more vm's, for some experimenting. Now I'm doubting about the best way to virtualize this stuff...
  4. ryanhunt

    Cannot boot Windows Server in FreeNAS 11

    So I finally managed to remove Corral from my system and installed a fresh copy of FreeNAS 11 (Stable). I was able to create an Ubuntu server VM within the GUI, however I cannot get a Windows VM to boot from the CD. I've tried various OS versions (Server 2008, 2012, 2016) and they either don't...
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    Unable to read files. NFS share on Windows

    I setup a NFS share that is working flawlessly with my Ubuntu server, matched up the uids and gids and I'm good to go. Now when I mount my NFS share to my windows box I'm able to view the directories and files in explorer. I'm able to delete files and move them between folders, but whenever I...
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    SOLVED "You require permission to perform this action"

    I am running FreeNAS-9.3-STABLE-201512121950 I am having an odd issue with a Windows CIFS share on my box, where it is not allowing me to change any Windows permissions and give everyone access to the CIFS share. Every time I go to change anything or delete any files, it gives me the message...
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    Ryzen Windows VM?

    I'm running the latest FreeNAS 11 build with an AMD 1090T. I have not been able to get a Windows VM to work due to an error that occurs as soon as it tries to boot the installation. I assume it is an issue with virtualization support on AMD's end. Any Linux distro works flawlessly. My question...
  8. marian78

    FN11 how to create win7 vm

    Hi, i cant start/install Windows 7 VM. Still STOPPED. Testing machine for FN11: Its very old AMD machine, but still have POPCNT CPU AMD PI X4 9750 RAM 8G DDR2 HDD 1T WD BIOS: standard (non UEFI) MB: MSI K9A2 CF FN11 stable What i done: 1. create zvol 2. create vm (add cmdrom with iso...
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    Current VB/VM Win Support

    Hello I started building out with 9.10.2 and when I got to setting up vm stuff, I learned the ability to run virtualbox windows vm has been removed in 9.10.2... which is a real bummer. I've been searching around for a solution and my understanding is that the current base OS does not support...
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    SOLVED BHYVE Windows VM step by step?

    Hello, I need some hand holding to get Windows VM's running. I've essentially followed these instructions https://people.freebsd.org/~grehan/bhyve_uefi/windows_iso_repack.txt I'm using Ubuntu and I don't think the mkisofs version is correct as it throws the error "Invalid node - '0xEF'" EDIT -...
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    CIFS/SMB shares and the Windows "Local System" account

    Hi all, I've been digging through resources for days-- google, the forum search, and rewatched m0nkey_'s awesome vids once more to make sure I didn't miss the bit I'm after--to no avail. Scenario: FreeNAS 9.10.2 U2. I have a Windows VM that I'm successfully able to access a shared CIFS/SMB...
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    Cifs - Windows/Ubuntu - Encoding Problem

    Hello, we are using samba for sharing on FreeNAS 9.10.2-U1 and are encountering problems with the encoding. On windows everything shows fine, but on FreeNAS and Ubuntu the file and directory names are different. We use a special sign (middle dot) sometimes which seem problematic: I am...
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    How to create a VM (Win10) with iohive + FreeNAS-9.10.2-U2

    Hi all! First: I am absolutely non-tech profile, but thanks to this great Freenas community I build my own 16Tb Freenas Server which is mainly used for multimedia storage (Pictures, Movies and Plex Media). Before recent upgrades I created my VMs (Ubuntu, Win7 and Win10) that were working as...
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    Multi-User Zugriffskonflikt auf SMB Windows Share

    Hallo! Bei mir läuft die aktuellste Version von Freenas und einem Raid 0 von zwei WD Reds, die ich auf 2 Datasets aufgeteilt habe. Die Client-PC sind allesamt Windoof 10. Nun habe ich für jedes dieser Datasets einen SMB-Share angelegt. Warnung: Ich habe so ziemlich keine Ahnung von Unix vs...
  15. Caleb Surface

    SOLVED SMB for randomly stops authenticating

    I have a bunch of FreeNAS datasets that I am sharing via SMB on my AD environment, and it keeps losing the ability to authenticate users that connect on Windows. We have a mostly Mac environment, so thankfully it doesn't completely shut us down, but the few machines that do get affected by this...
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    How to Windows SMB Over Internet

    I know i can add myself by using //FreeNas/DepartmentName but how can i add a friend over internet ?
  17. gabster

    Share Accessed by Mac and Win?

    Hi Gang - So I have this folder on my NAS (afp share) that's seen perfectly fine by my Mac, etc. But now I would like to access the same folder from a Windows 10 machine on the same network. I've read about on the forums, but I didn't find a solution yet. Thanks! Gabster
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    RSYNC between Two FreeNAS Only Showing Folders

    I have two FreeNAS servers 9.10-STABLE that are syncing folders, not files. What are they: server for family photos: nas-01 server for syncing offsite: nas-02 nas-01 is sharing a windows share to allow me to dump all the family photos on nas-02 is in a data center and is used as a backup...
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    Windows 10 + FreeNas 9.10 Samba access only works with guest options

    I cant acces my samba shares without setting both "allow guest account" and only "allow guest account". When I access my freenas by NetBIOS root (\\frenas\) on explorer it asks for my credentials , inserting any freenas credentials ('root' or any user I create and associate with 'wheel' group)...
  20. 3DDario

    Virtualizzazione Windows con Bhyve

    Ho assemblato un paio di settimane un NAS pensando di poterlo utilizzare come anche come "host" per un paio di macchine virtuali. Il mio setup attuale è questo: CPU: Intel E3 1241v3 (supporta VT-x) Motherboard: Supermicro X10SLH-F (ovviamente anche questa supporta il VT-x) RAM: 4x Kingston...
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    iSCSI Disks Appear as Not Initialized After Windows Wakes from Sleep

    I first noticed this problem after upgrading to 9.10 from 9.3. I have several iSCSI targets mounted on a Windows 7 PC. After the PC has been asleep for several hours and is woken up, all of the iSCSI targets show as Connected in Windows iSCSI Initiator Properties, but all of the disks appear...
  22. techmattr

    SOLVED setfacl fails with invalid argument

    So I'm trying to set everyone full access on a Windows share. The GUI doesn't seem to allow setting permissions. It defaults to 775 no matter what. So I'm trying to use setfacl to update the everyone user and no matter what I use for -m entries it throws Invalid argument. [root@freenas01]...
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    Problema Gestione permessi cartelle

    Buongiorno a tutti, Dopo numerosi tentativi non riesco ancora a gestire i permessi delle cartelle come vorrei, vi spiego la mia situazione: Ho il mio volume, creo un dataseet, es "test" gli collego una condivisione windows, fino a qui tutto bene, ora come faccio ad agganciare gli utenti a...
  24. GlueFactoryBJJ

    You need permission to access this server error...

    Warning: n00b alert! Please be aware that this is long so other can learn from my (many) mistakes! OK, here are the basics: Motherboard: Gigabyte F2A88XM-D3H CPU: A6-5400K 8-core AMD APU RAM: 16GB DDR3 (non-ECC) SSD: Sandisk 120GB (Boot) HDD: 6 x WD RED 4TB in ZRAID2 (16TB net storage) NIC...
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