HDD that was in NAS server will now show on my PC?

so, the HDD that i was using in my nas server running TrueNAS/FreeNAS will not show up on my PC anymore. please help. ive checked in Disc Management to see if i just needed to assign it a letter but nope.. :(

2 Answers

  • L.N.
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    It is likely formatted in the ZFS filesystem which Windows can't read. You may be able to read it by booting Linux from a live USB flash drive.

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    If the drive is over 2gb and had been formatted as a NAS, you may need to put it back in the server, back everything up then format it again before use.

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