Formated both Fat32 NTFS to test both.
Plug into usb port nothing (light flashes on drive attemtps to spin up).
Plug 8gb stick yes recognised
Tried mutliple External HDD, none get pasts a horrible cycle repeated spin up sound.
Samba blah blah
USB blah blah
What other magical setting allows external usb hdd to be connected?
Sounds like the HDD isn't getting enough power. Does the External HDD plug into a power point or is it just powered via USB?
Nah, Standard 2.5 drive in External closer with standard plug.
Reading manual with limited information cant find any information regarding what to or not to plug in there than formats and size.
Toshiba 1TB No
Seagate 1TB Yes
Seagate 2TB No
USB Stick Any Yes
Support tried stating the USB port is not working and its just there for a cable? and there is not usb support and just use the ports there? ie LAN confused as all @#$% lol they walking to 2nd floor now to ask about USB.