Modifying the General Settings

  1. Go to More settings > Settings.

    The Options window appears.

  2. Under General, modify the following as needed.

    Option

    Description

    Show files and folders of my PC

    When enabled, File Station displays the local files and folders on the computer.

    This feature only supports Windows computers and requires the installation of Java Runtime Environment.

    Show hidden files on NAS

    When enabled, File Station displays files and folders with the hidden attribute.

    Allow all users to create shared links

    When enabled, File Station allows all users to share NAS files using shared links.

    Support multimedia playback and thumbnail display

    When enabled, File Station allows on-the-fly transcoding and displays thumbnail previews of multimedia files.

    Always display the 360º panoramic view button on the viewer

    When enabled, File Station permanently displays the 360º panoramic view button and allows users to manually switch between the panorama and general modes.

    Show Network Recycle Bin(s)

    When enabled, File Station displays the @Recycle folder in all user folders.

    Only allow the admin and administrators group to use "Share to NAS user"

    When enabled, File Station prevents non-administrators from sharing files with other NAS users.

    Only allow the admin and administrators group to permanently delete files

    When enabled, File Station prevents non-administrators from permanently deleting files.

    Only allow the admin and administrators group to use on-the-fly transcoding

    When enabled, File Station prevents non-administrators from using on-the-fly transcoding.

  3. Click Close.