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Old 02-13-2023, 08:05 PM   #21 (permalink)
Isaac Zachary
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Originally Posted by redpoint5 View Post
Many WiFi routers can be attached to USB storage and act as a NAS. You might look into that if you've already got a spare USB drive and a router with USB inputs.

I started out with that solution, but since I get computers for free, used a tower as RAID 1 storage plus surveillance recording system.
I would put the NAS in a different house with someone we trust. Possibly I'd put it in a different town or even a different state. I could also host a NAS here for someone in the family.

If the house burns down and my main drive, it's backup and the backup on the NAS are all in that house then those backups would have been in vain.

I come across free computers all the time too.

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