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I wouldn't bother with an ancient UPS, usually the usable battery life on them is around 3 years or so.
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Ahh ok, then i'll go buy one. thanks for letting me know.
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Originally Posted by TheBaker View Post

hey. got lots of great advice from you guys. im ordering just one hdd to add to my main rig and gonna play around with freenas on that. do some trail and error. i'm sure i'll then get more questions.
for the Case i would like a tower, and i think i can get a UPS from work. though they are old, how do i know? they have that creamy white plastic casing of days gone by

itznfb can your windows based server communicate with apple products? and i'v heard good things about plex :O gonna try that out.

Thanks again for your help.

Yes there are official Plex Clients for iOS and OSX and I think there is AirPlay compatibility. Also official clients for several smart TVs.
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