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  1. M

    Cannot Apply Administration Configurations / Cannot Delete Network Place (Samba) User

    Hello all. New user here. I have an Asus RT-AC3100 running Merlin's 384.18. When I go to Administration | System and try to save changes there, clicking on the Apply button fails with "This account already exists. Please enter a different name." I read somewhere that this happens if on...
  2. Aquillyne

    Bug: Samba/FTP users disappear when I change password

    I'm experiencing a strange bug in Asuswrt-Merlin 384.17. I am able to add users to the list of Samba/FTP users, each with their own passwords and access rights. However, when I change a user's password, if that password has more than a few special characters in it, for some reason, all of the...
  3. H

    Cannot Access Network Drive Via Samba

    Hello, Thanks to the excellent advice I received on the SNB Forums, I purchased an RT-AC66U_B1 and have been very happy with it. I received it two days ago and the first thing I did was flash the latest Merlin release. Currently I'm trying to set up network drive access via Samba, and I'm...
  4. mith_y2k

    smb.conf from /mnt/sda1/overlay isn't copied at boot

    Today I was fiddling with my Orbi configuration running Voxel and wanted to reboot to make sure everything was clean. After reboot all my custom configuration started as expected, i.e. DNSCrypt, but strangely Samba went back to Voxel's default. I am confident I put the files in the right place...
  5. elrengo

    AiMesh alternative...

    Hi! I've two Asus Routers: RT-AC3100 & RT-AC66U_B1. Both with Asuswrt-Merlin firmware. These are wire connected with AiMesh config. The AC3100 is configure as AiMesh Router, connected to my Internet Provider Cable-modem, have attached a WD USB3 1TB HDD where is installed Entware some tools and...
  6. E

    RT-AX56U - Can't access USB drive from Windows

    Hello everyone, I've been racking my brain trying to figure out why my USB device that worked without issue with my old Nighthawk R7000 suddenly doesn't with this new router. I've configured it to have a name and is on the same workgroup. I've tried logging in with my admin account and the...
  7. amplatfus

    [SOLVED] Firewalling Samba for one manually assigned IP

    Hi all, I am trying to restrict access to router external USB storage with SAMBA active. I tried using below rules in firewall, but nothing worked Could you please provide some things to try? iptables -A FORWARD -s 172.16.0.242 -d 172.16.0.1 -p tcp --sport 137:139 -j DROP iptables -A FORWARD...
  8. mith_y2k

    [SOLVED] No guest access to SMB on Voxel Orbi

    I hope people don't mind I have created a number of different posts here. I have a few different questions around Voxel's custom firmware for Orbi and in general I like short threads on specific topics so that other users can find answers easily instead of everyone posting on a giant thread. I...
  9. S

    RT-AC86U - 384.16 - Frequent Crashes - Please Help

    Hi, Could really use some help/guidance here please. I recently purchased an RT-AC86U over the weekend and had frequent crashes (at least 2X a day). Thanks, appreciate the help in advance. Let me know if there's anything else I can provide to better assist. --- Setup: RT-AC86U = Main...
  10. S

    ASUS RT-AC1200GU SAMBA slow transfer speed

    My ASUS RT-AC1200GU WLAN router has USB2.0 interface for an external storage. The transfer speed over SAMBA to / from that router is ~7MBps on a Gigabit connection. # Details Setup: hard drive has NTFS partition, connected to WLAN router. Linux PC1 is connected to router on LAN port 1. No...
  11. P

    Changes to smb.conf being overwritten

    I am trying to modify /etc/smb.conf file, but it appears that the changes get overwritten from some other location. I SSH into the box, use nano to edit the file, save the changes and verify that the changes have been committed. Once I restart the samba service, the changes are no longer in the...
  12. 4

    SMB not working unless it's been several hours after reboot AC68U 384.14

    Hi there, First things first, happy new year to everyone here in the forum and thanks to all of you who work very hard in order to make the Asus Merlin FW possible! You guys rock! I've been pulling my hair trying to fix a weird issue on my AC68U (384.14). The problem I'm having is that my...
  13. J

    wsdd2 from Entware collides with Asuswrt-Merlin 384.12

    I installed wsdd2 from Entware on my RT-AC68U with Asuswrt-Merlin 384.12. And I noticed that wsdd2 was also imported into Asuswrt-Merlin 384.12. I disabled everything about samba and wsdd2. Here's the output of command ps. (Attachment ps_state.txt) Here is the output of netstat -nlp...
  14. B

    SMB Not working correctly on RT-AC86U - 384.11_2

    In the default configuration of "SMBv1 + SMBv2" the router(as an browsable computer) does not show up at all in Windows Explorer this also the same when using SMBv2. When switched to SMBv1 it works fine, I have tested this both on desktop and laptop and get the same result. If I mount the...
  15. I

    AC86U No Samba on W10 Machine

    I recently upgraded from an AC87U to an AC86U but I can no longer access to the router's external HHD and USB via Wifi Samba. LAN is fine, it just seems to be via Wifi. The Windows 10 laptop I previously was able to access the router's external storage can no longer see the router. I have SMB...
  16. G

    Update Samba to 4.9?

    First of all, I'd love to thank the Merlin devs for all the work you've done to make the Merlin firmware a reality. I've used it for a number of years and it's fantastic. Is there any reason that Samba has not been updated to the most recent release version? Samba 3.6 was last updated in...
  17. M

    smb.postconf not doing anything

    I'm trying to insert some veto rules into my smb.conf file via the following smb.postconf, located at /jffs/scripts/smb.postconf: #!/bin/sh CONFIG=$1 sed -i '' 's:veto files = :veto files = /._*/.DS_Store/.Trashes/.TemporaryItems:g' $CONFIG Unfortunately it doesn't appear to have any effect...
  18. D

    USB 3 full speed not working

    Hi! I have install 384.8_2 on my AC-RT66U_b1 to be able to cofigure SMB. SMB main conf is: Connected 3.5 USB3 HDD with separate power source. (MAIVO K3568g2+WDC WD40 EFRX-68N32N0). On PC i have 100-150 MB/s (800-1200 Mb/s)+- seq read, depends on part of the disk and 20% less seq write. Log...
  19. P

    RT-AC3100 - SMB issue

    Hey friends, I've got a USB network place setup through SMB. Everytime I copy a file into a folder, it changes all files and folders to "Read-Only." I can't change any file names or delete any files. I can immediately fix it by accessing the properties of the file or folder in Windows and...
  20. crobs808

    Cannot Do USB to USB Backup on AC86U Like I Did With N66U?

    Hi everyone, I just replaced my N66U (running Merlin FW) with the better AC86U (running Asuswrt-Merlin 384.7_2), but I cannot find out how to do USB to USB backup like I had configured with the N66U router. Basically, I have 2x 4TB drives (one named "Primary" and one "Secondary") both hooked...
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