[Answer ID: 10417]
How do I change the host name (LinkStation name)?
You can change the product name.
|The default product name will be "product model + last 3 digits of the MAC address".
Launch NAS Navigator2.
navigate to [Start]- [Program]- [BUFFALO]-[BUFFALO NAS Navigatior2] -[BUFFALO NAS Navigator2].
Go to the [Dock] , and click [NAS Navigator2] for Mac OS.
NAS Navigator2 will start and search for the network.
Open the Web Admin interface.
Right-click the product icon, and click [Open Web Admin].
Press Ctrl, and click the product icon, and click [Open Web Admin] for Mac OS
Web browser will be launched.
The default settings are; [admin] for the user name and [password] for the password, and click [Login].
The Web Admin interface will be launched.
Navigate to [System]-[Settings], and click [Modify Settings] to change the host name.
Enter the host name for this product. Enter the Description if needed.
Number of letters can be used Up to 15bytes using UTF-8 Multibyte encording Unsupported -(hyphen), _(underscore) Supported Do not start the name with special characters.
Make sure the product name has been changed.