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Shared Folder Actions



Edit WORM Settings

Edit the WORM retention time of the folder.


WORM must be enabled on the folder and set to Enterprise with a specified retention period.

Edit Properties

Configure the shared folder's storage settings.

Edit Permission

Configure user access permissions.


View data reduction statistics for the shared folder.

Set threshold

Configure a space alert for the shared folder.

For details, see Configuring a Shared Folder Space Alert.

Rename Shared Folder

Change the name of the shared folder.

  • The name can be in any Unicode language.

  • The maximum length is 64 bytes. In English, this equals 64 characters.

  • The following special characters are not allowed: @ " + = / \ : | * ? < > ; [ ] % , ` ' non-breaking space

  • The last character cannot be a period (.) or space.

  • The name cannot begin with a space or "_sn_".

Convert to Thick

Change the space allocation method from thin provisioning to thick provisioning.

Convert to Thin

Change the space allocation method from thick provisioning to thin provisioning.

Enable Read Acceleration

Increase the read speeds of new files added to the shared folder.

  • This action is only available for shared folders imported from QuTS hero h5.0.0 or earlier.

  • Read acceleration is enabled by default for shared folders created in QuTS hero h5.0.1 and later.

  • Once read acceleration is enabled, it cannot be disabled.

  • For storage pools containing shared folders where read acceleration has been enabled, the system will not be able to import the pool if you downgrade the firmware or migrate the pool to a NAS running QuTS hero h5.0.0 or earlier.