Definition of TZO DDNS and The Purpose and Method of Setting It Up.

Definition of TZO DDNS and its purpose

TZO is a DDNS Service provider.

DDNS is a feature that allow user to assign a fixed host and domain name to a dynamic Internet IP address. This will allow user to locate the Network Storage System without knowing its dynamic Internet IP address.

For example, assign the Network Storage System the fixed host and domain name of www.mystorage.com. When you travel, you can find the Network Storage System at www.mystorage.com (the DDNS service provider keeps track of the dynamic Internet IP address of the Network Storage System).

Setting up TZO DDNS

NOTE: To use the DDNS feature of the Network Storage System, you need to configure port forwarding on your network router.

Step 1:
Launch Internet Explorer or any web browser.

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Step 2:
Enter the NAS200's IP address in the Address field. The default IP address is 192.168.1.101.Then press Enter.

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Step 3:
At the Login screen, type the admin User name and Password then click OK.

NOTE: By default the User name is blank and the Password is "admin".

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Step 4:
At the main screen, click Administration Login.

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Step 5:
Click Administration tab at the top panel.

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Step 6:
Click System Options at the left navigation panel.

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Step 7:
From the Index, select DDNS.

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Step 8:
Click Sign up for a TZO DDNS account if you don't have a TZO account.

NOTE: You will be redirected to http://www.tzo.com. Account Information created here should be noted for later use.

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Step 9:
Tick the check box next to "Enable TZO DDNS".

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Step 10:
For the E-Mail Address, TZO Key, and Domain Name, key in the settings of the account you set up with TZO.

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Step 11:
For Update Period, select how often you want your Internet IP address to be updated with TZO.

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Step 12:
For Update Now, to manually trigger an immediate IP address update, click this option.

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Step 13:
Click Save to save the changes.

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