• Support
  • FAQs
  • How to Use the Local Storage Sharing Feature

How to Use the Local Storage Sharing Feature

The Local storage sharing feature allows you to share a USB storage device that’s connected to the router, (USB Drive or mobile Hard Disk Drive) to other wired or wireless users on the same network. This article illustrates how to access your USB storage device via your computer, which is on the premise that you have already configured the network sharing function on your router. If you don’t know how to do it, please click here to get the specific instruction.
You can access the USB Storage by the following steps:
For Windows Users:
Press Windows key and Rkey on the keyboard at the same time to open the Run application,
Input  \\tplinklogin.net or \\ or\\ the dialog box.
Click OK
For more detailed instruction ,please click:
For Mac OS X Users:
On the top tray, go to Go > Connect to Server
Input Server Address :
Click Connect
For Linux Users:
On the top tray, go toPlaces > Connect to Server
Choose Service typeWindows share
Input Server:
Input the corresponding Folder name e.g. Volume9
Click Connect
Some USB storage devices may require using the bundled external power.
If you want to setup different accounts for access rights protection, please follow this instruction: