05 Dec How do I access an external hard drive plugged into my router?
- Install Samba or
sudo aptitude install smbfs).
- Create a folder to mount your external hard drive (e.g.,
sudo mkdir /media/movies).
- To automatically mount it on boot: Add a line to the file
(sudo nano /etc/fstab) – at the end of the file add this line:
//192.168.1.1/USB_Storage_Name /media/movies smbfs guest 0 0
- Save and exit nano editor (ctrl-x then Yes)
- Mount your network drive: sudo mount -a