[FAQ ID: 253]How to apply the Network Sharing USB Settings Function on TP-LINK routers
Suitable for: TL-WDR3500, TL-WDR3600, TL-WDR4300, TL-WDR4900, TL-WR1043ND, TL-WR2543ND, TL-WR842ND
Plug an external USB hard disk drive or USB flash drive into this Router. Then login to the router.
On the left menu, go to USB Settings-> Storage Sharing. Make sure the Service Status is Started and the
shared storageis Enabled, if not, please click on Start or Enable. If you cannot see the USB device, please
double check the USB device is well plugged, then click on Rescan.
If you want to physically unplug the USB disk from the router, please click on Eject Disk.
Set User Accounts.
There is a default item (you cannot delete the item or change the User Name).
Besides, you can click Add New User to add more items (you can delete the items or change all the
Enjoy Storage Sharing please refer to:
Some USB storage devices may require using the bundled external power.