CompanyLogo
Search Advanced Search
Categories
General Questions (53)
Studio Series (20)
Evolution Series (27)
G-DRIVE Family (41)
G-RAID Family (51)
G-SPEED/G-SAFE Family (52)
G-CONNECT (53)
G-MINI (16)
G-SATA (15)
Search
Advanced Search
FAQs
Search our FAQ to find resolutions to common issues.
Can I access my G-CONNECT and surf the web at home using my iPad on the same network at the same time?

Can I access my G-CONNECT and surf the web at home using my iPad on the same network at the same time?

The best way to surf the web and have wireless access to content stored on your G-CONNECT wireless storage solution is to connect the drive via Ethernet to your home LAN (router). This will give you the convenience of having Internet access as well as access to any movies, photos, music or documents stored on the drive. In this configuration you can access the G-CONNECT through the device Wireless Network or use your Home Wireless Network Router.


Print  Email  Save  Notify Me  Delete from Favorites 
Article ID: 132 Article Created: 07-22-2013 17:18 PMLast Modified: 08-02-2013 15:04 PM

How well did this article answer your question? 100% 75% 50% 25% 0%

Most Recently Viewed Articles
My G-SPEED Sometimes Will Not Mount
In most cases the G-SPEED auto detects the speed of the fibrer channel connection, however sometimes it does not, causing the volume not to mount....
What brand of Hard Drive is inside my G-Technology drive?
G-Technology is exclusively using HGST brand hard drives in all products.  ...
Will a PCMCIA / Cardbus adapter card power my G-Drive Mini or G-Raid Mini?
Most PCMCIA and Cardbus adapters PC 32/54 cards are not designed to POWER external devices....
External Drive Troubleshooting - Mac
Basic steps for troubleshooting your G-Technology external drive on the Mac...
Automatic Software Updates
The G-CONNECT automatic update feature keeps your G-CONNECT up-to-date with the latest software. Follow the steps below to make sure your G-CONNECT is current....
What is the proper way to disconnect/unmount my G-Technology drive from my computer?
UNMOUNTING/DISCONNECTING G-Technology drives  A nice feature of many G-Technology drives is the ability to be connected and disconnected while your computer is running. ...
How do I setup my G-Technology drive for use with Time Machine?
G-Technology drives are designed to be compatible with the Apple Time Machine software....
Drive is not recognized in Windows
What to do if your external g-technology drive is not recognized by Windows....
Is it okay to leave my external drive turned on all the time?
   ...
Can I use this as a home or small office network attached storage (NAS) or shared storage device?
Yes. With its Ethernet connection, you can use G-CONNECT as a NAS device when at home or in a small office to easily share content with others on your network....