Reviews and Problems with Iomega 34766 2 TB Network Hard Drive
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"Hackable but unstable"
5 April 2013
Pros: Can enable ssh and do advanced linux stuff on the drive.
Cons: SMB hangs or drops. AFP seems more reliable (good thing I'm mostly a mac user). Always wakes the drive up so power save mode doesn't work very well. UPNP media server works well. I use for time machine and windows backups, media server.
"Works sometimes, pain to keep going, incredibly slow"
4 February 2012
Pros: It works most of the time and the html interface is workable
Cons: Keeps bugging me for passwords every 15 minutes. When I deselect security altogether, it doesn't work with TimeMachine. Usable for backup but not for files you use all the time. It is way, way to slow for that. Changing settings takes ages too.
"I've given up on trying to make this work on a Mac."
1 November 2011
Pros: Seems to be very feature rich, small foot print, relatively easy to set up and appears to work great with a PC. Very affordable considering what you're getting.
Cons: For the life of me I can not get it to stay connected to my Mac (Lion). Mac using Lion seems to continuously drop or lose the drive causing me to have to connect to it in the middle of my downloads. Very disheartening. I can't go a day without a problem s