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.
How to Connect as a Wireless Network Drive on Windows 7

How to Connect as a Wireless Network Drive on Windows 7

As a wireless drive you can access and mange your G-CONNECT and it's content via the G-CONNECT's wireless connection. Select your G-CONNECT wireless network (SSID) through your wireless network manager.

  1. Connect to the G-CONNECT over Wi-Fi
  2. Open Computer and click on Map network drive:

  3. You will be prompted to enter a server to connect to. Enter the same address you would use to connect through the web application: \\172.16.0.1\admin

  4. After clicking Finish you will be prompted to log into the server. Enter the same login information you would use when connecting to the iPad, iPhone or Web Application.

  5. After clicking ok the drive will appear in Computer as a drive.

    You can then transfer files to the G-CONNECT just as you would any files on your computer.


Print  Email  Save  Notify Me  Delete from Favorites 
Article ID: 102 Article Created: 07-22-2013 14:56 PMLast Modified: 07-22-2013 14:56 PM

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

Most Recently Viewed Articles
How do I know which hard drive has failed in JBOD?
  ...
External Drive Troubleshooting - Mac
Basic steps for troubleshooting your G-Technology external drive on the Mac...
My G-RAID (Legacy) randomly un-mounts from my system
  MAC OS X Symptoms You may get the error “Device Removal – The device you removed was not properly put away...” or the “Spinning Beach Ball.” Windows XP Symptoms The drive is no longer visible in Explorer or you may get the “Spinning Hour Glass” when accessing the drive. This condition affected some G-RAID units manufactured around Aug 2006.  ...
Why is there a USB Y-Cable?
There are some situations in which a USB port on your computer may be unable to provide enough power to the G-CONNECT....
Can I use my G-CONNECT to do Wireless Time Machine Backups?
Yes, you can use your G-CONNECT to perform Time Machinea Backups. Please click here for more information on Apple Time Machine....
How to Connect as a Network Drive over Ethernet (Mac OS® & Windows®)
With the G‑CONNECT connected via Ethernet to your home Wi-Fi router you can mount G‑CONNECT as a network attached drive on your network to enjoy your existing Wi-Fi as well as have access to your digital content on the drive....
What brand of Hard Drive is inside my G-Technology drive?
G-Technology is exclusively using HGST brand hard drives in all products.  ...
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....
Can I boot my Mac from a Thunderbolt drive?
The G-RAID Thunderbolt is not supported as a boot volume....
On Windows 7/Vista I cannot see my drive in Computer
  ...