Vodafone Gigabox

Vodafone Gigabox

Mac OS Mojave

Use file sharing on your Vodafone Gigabox Mac OS Mojave

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You can share files with other devices on your local network by connecting USB storage devices to your modem. Remember, you need to establish a connection to the modem web interface before you can use this function.

Step 1 of 31

Connect USB storage device

Turn the back of your modem towards you.

Step 2 of 31

Connect USB storage device

Connect a USB storage device to the "USB" port on the back of your modem.

Step 3 of 31

Find "Sharing"

Click the drop down list.

Step 4 of 31

Find "Sharing"

Click Expert Mode.

Step 5 of 31

Find "Sharing"

Click Sharing.

Step 6 of 31

Turn on USB remote access

Click the indicator next to "FlashDisk " to turn on the function.

Step 7 of 31

Turn on USB remote access

Click Save.

Step 8 of 31

Create user

Click Advanced Settings.

Step 9 of 31

Create user

Click Username and key in the required username.

Step 10 of 31

Create user

Click Password and key in the required password.

Step 11 of 31

Create user

Click the add new user icon.

Step 12 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click FlashDisk .

Step 13 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click the name of your USB device.

Step 14 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click the indicator next to "SAMBA" to turn on the function.

Step 15 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click the indicator next to "Require authentication" to turn on the function.

Step 16 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click the add user rights icon.

Step 17 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click the user drop down list.

Step 18 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click the required user.

Step 19 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click the user rights drop down list.

Step 20 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click the required setting.

Step 21 of 31

Choose settings for file sharing

Click the indicator next to "SAMBA" to turn on the function.

Step 22 of 31

Save settings

Click Apply.

Step 23 of 31

Use file sharing

Open a file manager.

Step 24 of 31

Use file sharing

Click Go.

Step 25 of 31

Use file sharing

Click Connect to Server....

Step 26 of 31

Use file sharing

Key in smb://192.168.1.1 and click Connect.

Step 27 of 31

Use file sharing

Click the field next to "Name:" and key in the username.

Step 28 of 31

Use file sharing

Click the field next to "Password:" and key in the password.

Step 29 of 31

Use file sharing

Click Connect.

Step 30 of 31

Use file sharing

Go to the required file in the file system.

Step 31 of 31

Use file sharing

Highlight the required file and move or copy it to the required location.

1. Connect USB storage device

Turn the back of your modem towards you.
Connect a USB storage device to the "USB" port on the back of your modem.

2. Find "Sharing"

Click the drop down list.
Click Expert Mode.
Click Sharing.

3. Turn on USB remote access

Click the indicator next to "FlashDisk " to turn on the function.
Click Save.

4. Create user

Click Advanced Settings.
Click Username and key in the required username.
Click Password and key in the required password.
Click the add new user icon.

5. Choose settings for file sharing

Click FlashDisk .
Click the name of your USB device.
Click the indicator next to "SAMBA" to turn on the function.
Click the indicator next to "Require authentication" to turn on the function.
Click the add user rights icon.
Click the user drop down list.
Click the required user.
Click the user rights drop down list.
Click the required setting.
Click the indicator next to "SAMBA" to turn on the function.

6. Save settings

Click Apply.

7. Use file sharing

Open a file manager.
Click Go.
Click Connect to Server....
Key in smb://192.168.1.1 and click Connect.
Click the field next to "Name:" and key in the username.
Click the field next to "Password:" and key in the password.
Click Connect.
Go to the required file in the file system.
Highlight the required file and move or copy it to the required location.