Serial connection to the ReadyNAS 102

Although not officially documented, it is possible to set up a serial connection to the Netgear ReadyNAS 102. For this, one needs:

  • A USB-to-TTL converter like this one here. Or this one. Make sure the female pins (the individual wires) are separate, unless you find a TTL plug that looks exactly like the ReadyNAS’s port.
  • PuTTY or any other terminal emulator software that supports serial connections like TeraTerm, screen or minicom.

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