1.    09 Sep 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 38
    Windows 10

    Help required with Networking/router


    Hope someone can help.

    I'm getting to grips with my new Cambridge CXN streamer.

    I'm ok with connecting an external USB stick to my PC as the CXN recognises this through my Windows 10 library.

    However, when I connect the stick to my (BT) router, although Windows sees it in the Network section & I can access it & play music, when I try to add the stick to the library, it says its not indexed.

    There doesn't seem to be a way of adding the stick to the index section for Windows to include it when plugged into the router.

    Is there a solution to this?
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  2.    09 Sep 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jun 2014
    Posts : 527
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    If you map the drive you should be able to index it.
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  3.    09 Sep 2016 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by sml156 View Post
    If you map the drive you should be able to index it.
    Any chance of you talking me through that?!!
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  4.    09 Sep 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jun 2016
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    Win10 1607

    when in doubt check the tutorials section

    Map Network Drive in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums
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  5.    10 Sep 2016 #5
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kbird View Post
    when in doubt check the tutorials section

    Map Network Drive in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums
    Thanks for the reminder about Tutorials Kbird!! The drive is now showing: Music(\\bthub4\usb3) (Z

    I can also add this to The Library but for some reason I can't add it to the Indexing section. My Cambridge CXN streamer doesn't find it on the network.

    Any clues?

    & Thanks
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  6.    10 Sep 2016 #6
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