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LinkStation Live™

The easy to use LinkStation Live™ Multimedia Storage Server is perfect whenever you need dependable network data storage. All computers on your network can share files on this versatile, flexible, and simple NAS. With built-in Web Access feature, you can access your files anytime via web browser from anywhere! In addition to its storage capabilities, it can stream multimedia to a PC, a Mac, a Buffalo LinkTheater™, and other DLNA CERTIFIED™ media players. The LinkStation Live seamlessly integrates with iTunes® 7 and allows you to access your music files on the LinkStation from your iTunes software. Best suited for homes or small businesses who need a central location for files that all devices on the network can share.

• Simplified File Sharing on Your Home or Small Office Network
• Easy Setup Does Not Require Drivers
• Seamlessly Integrates with iTunes® 7 and Allows you to Access your Music Files on the LinkStation from Your iTunes Software
Access all your files via any Web browser from Anywhere
• Built-in DLNA CERTIFIED™ server for easy playback of multimedia files to any DLNA CERTIFIED device
• Protect Data by Restricting Access With Group and User Level Security
• Built-in Print Server to Print Files from Anywhere on your Network. Multi-function printers not supported. Works in Windows only.
• Direct Copy Feature Allows you to Quickly and Easily Transfer Photos from a Digital Camera Directly to a LinkStation
• Expand Storage by Adding a USB Hard Drive
• Scheduled Backup via USB 2.0 to External Storage
Memeo™ AutoBackup Software for Windows PCs Included. Download Memeo™ AutoBackup.
• Two or More LinkStations Can be Used to Back Up Each Other Over Your Network
• High Speed Processor and Fast 7200 RPM SATA Hard Drive
• Auto-Sensing 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Port
• Space-Saving Compact and Aesthetic Design
• Minimal Power Consumption
Access all your files via any Web browser from Anywhere


Watch the  Web Access Video
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DLNA CERTIFIED™, the LinkStation Live powered by Mediabolic is compatible with DLNA CERTIFIED devices, including Buffalo's LinkTheater ™ family of Network Media Player for direct streaming of multimedia files to your TV.



LAN Interface
Standard Compliance IEEE802.3ab / IEEE802.3 / IEEE802.3u Standard (1000 BASE-T / 100 BASE-TX / 10 BASE-T)
Data Transfer Rates 10 / 100 / 1000 Mb/s
Connector Type RJ-45
Number of Ports 1
Internal Hard Drives
Number of Drives 1
Drive Interface SATA 3 Gb/s
Rotational Speed 7200 RPM
Interface
Standard Compliance USB 2.0
Connector Type USB Series A
Number of Ports 2
Data Transfer Rates Max: 480 Mb/s (High Speed Mode), Max: 12 Mb/s (Full Speed Mode)
Protocol Support
Networking TCP/IP
File Sharing SMB, FTP, DLNA
Directory Integration N/A (see LinkStation Pro)
Management HTTP
Time Synchronization NTP
Other
Dimensions (W x H x D) 2.4 x 6.94 x 7.4 in
Weight 4.05 lbs
Power Consumption (Watts) Average 17 W (with no USB devices connected)
Operating Environment (Fahrenheit) 41-95°
Setup Utility OS Support Windows® 98 SE and later, Mac OS 10.3 and later
Client OS Support Windows® XP, Windows® 2000, Windows® Me, Windows® NT 4.0, Windows® 98 SE, Mac OS 8.6 or later, Linux (SMB)
Power Supply Internal, AC 100V 50/60 Hz
Internal Hard Drives
Number of Drives 1
Drive Interface SATA 3 Gb/s
Hard Drive Sizes 1 TB, 2 TB, 3 TB
LAN Interface
Standard Compliance IEEE802.3ab / IEEE802.3 / IEEE802.3u Standard
Data Transfer Rates 10 / 100 / 1000 Mb/s
Connector Types RJ-45
Number of Ports 1
Protocol Support
Networking TCP/IP
File Sharing CIFS/SMB, AFP, HTTP/HTTPS, FTP
Management HTTP/HTTPS
Time Synchronization NTP
Other
Dimensions (W x H x D) 1.78 x 6.89 x 5.91 in
Weight 2.5 lbs
Power Consumption (Watts) 17 W (Average)
Power Supply AC 100-240V 50/60 Hz
Client OS Support Windows® 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows Vista® (32-bit/64-bit), Windows® XP, Windows® 2000, Windows® Server 2008 R2, Windows® Server 2003 R2, Mac OS® X 10.3.9 - 10.7*
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FAQs

What do I do if I get an I52 (An unknown error occurred) from my LinkStation in NASNavigator2?

This error occurs when there is a firmware update available for your device and your version of NASNavigator2 is out of date.  Please download and install the latest NASNavigator2 from here: http://www.buffalotech.com/support-and-downloads/downloads

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Type File Post Date Version OS Support Notes
ZIP 90.75 MB
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2010-07-20 2.10   Firmware update for HS-DHGL
Type File Post Date Version OS Support Notes
PDF 4.51 MB
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2007-07-09 1.3   Manual
PDF 1.96 MB
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2007-06-07 1.1   Web Access Manual
PDF 380.79 KB
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2007-05-11     Quick Setup Guide
Type File Post Date Version OS Support Notes
ZIP 493.18 KB
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2012-10-24 1.13 Windows
Tool for Changing the File-sharing Security Level.  Before delegating authority to an external SMB server on your LinkStation or TeraStation, use this utility to change the file sharing security level of your Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003, or Windows Server 2008 computer.

Type File Post Date Version OS Support Notes
ZIP 5.91 MB
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2014-11-17 2.78 Windows NAS Navigator for Windows
ZIP 5.91 MB
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2014-11-17 2.79 Mac OS X NAS Navigator for Mac
Type File Post Date Version OS Support Notes
ZIP 25.03 MB
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2007-02-15 1.01 Windows
This image fixes the LinkStation discovery problems.  It does not include Memeo due to its file size.  Please install Memeo by downloading it from www.memeo.com or by installing the version included on your shipping CD-ROM.
Type File Post Date Version OS Support Notes
TXT 4.58 KB
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2014-11-17 2.78 Windows Readme for NAS Navigator for Windows
TXT 6.33 KB
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2014-11-17 2.79 Mac Readme for NAS Navigator for Mac
TXT 1.73 KB
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2012-10-24 1.13 Windows

Readme for the File-sharing Security Level Changing Tool.

TXT 93.00 B
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2012-07-02 1.60-20120615   Release notes for DTCP update.  Update by clicking "Update Media Server" in the Admin GUI.

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