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.
Connecting to G-CONNECT over ethernet using a web browser

Connecting to G-CONNECT over ethernet using a web browser

Web Browser Access on Mac OS

To access the G-CONNECT Web Application when the device is connected to your home Wi-Fi network via an Ethernet connection, follow the below steps.

1. Open your favorite Web Browser on your Mac.

2. In the Web browser address field, type in the name of the Wireless SSID for your G-CONNECT followed by ".local". For example a user with a Wireless SSID of "MY-G-CONNECT" would type "my-g-connect.local" in the Web browser address field.

3. You will be redirected to the G-CONNECT Welcome page where you can access additional tips or sign in to the Web Application to manage your G-CONNECT or view your digital content.

Web Browser Access on Windows

To access the G-CONNECT Web Application when the device is connected to your home Wi-Fi network via an Ethernet connection, follow these simple steps.

1. Open your favorite Web Browser on your Windows PC.

2. In the Web brower address field type in the name of the Wireless SSID for your G-CONNECT. For example a user with a Wireless SSID of "MY-G-CONNECT" would type "my-g-connect" in the Web address field.

3. You will be redirected to the G-CONNECT Welcome page where you can access additional tips or sign in to the Web Application to manage your G-CONNECT or view your digital content.


Print  Email  Save  Notify Me  Add to Favorites 
Article ID: 131 Article Created: 07-22-2013 17:17 PMLast Modified: 08-02-2013 14:59 PM

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

Most Recently Viewed Articles
External Drive Troubleshooting - Mac
Basic steps for troubleshooting your G-Technology external drive on the Mac...
Can I access the G-CONNECT over Wi-Fi at the same time it is plugged in through USB?
 No, the G-CONNECT can only be used as either a USB device or a Network device, not both....
How to find the g-technology drive on your computer
How to find the g-technology drive on Windows and Mac computers. ...
How many devices can I daisy chain with Thunderbolt 2?
Similar to Thunderbolt 1, Thunderbolt 2 will still support for up to 6 peripherals and will still continue to support USB and FireWire via their respective adapters.  ...
Installing a RAID controller for your G-SPEED eS
 This article contains information on how tinstall a RAID Controller for your G-SPEED eS....
My G-Drive is formatted for Mac out of the box. How do I format the drive for use on Windows?
 Windows recognizes the drive as a GPT protected partition......
On Windows I can't initialize my G-Technology hard drive. Disk Management says it is a "GPT Protective Partition."
On a Windows system drives show up as a "GPT protective partition" and are unable to be formatted. REASON: G-Technology drives are formatted at the factory for Mac OS.  Changes to the Mac OS in 10.5 and above have caused an incompatibility with Windows OS, requiring the drive to be "cleaned" before being formatted.  The process to "clean" the drive outlined in this article. ...
External Hard Drive Encryption for Mac
 Steps to encrypt an external hard drive....
How can I change the RAID settings on my G-RAID mini?
 Using the G-Technology configurator, you can change the RAID settings to either RAID 0 (Stripe) or RAID 1 (Mirror)....
Quick Setup for G-Technology Products
    ...