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#1 Midnight Tboy

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Posted 22 January 2012 - 03:19 PM

Hi all.

At the moment I'm using 3.5" hdds in an external docking station.

I'm in the process of building a machine to act as a HTPC server and NAS, but was considering putting the xbox drives in there too and running the games through the network share....as I believe this feature is new for the latest FSD versions. This would save space, and allow me to add them to a raid pool for recovery should a drive fail

I'm just wondering though.....do these games only run through the FSD file manager? Or can they be displayed with covers etc, just like when browsing internal/external games?

Hopefully the latter,


#2 icet62


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Posted 28 January 2012 - 07:13 AM

they show up under the games menu if setup correctly the only draw back I've found is load times are two to the times lodger on average. but like you I like having the games on nas one its has some redundancies and two I don't have to have a hard drive with each Xbox I have. I've heard some people complain about games not playing but mine have played everything I've thrown at it even ones people said they wouldn't work correct.

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