MinimServer 2

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Starter Edition


Release notes

Quick start


User guide





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Latest news

(2020/10/30) New options to show index artwork

Latest change

(2021/02/26) MinimServer update 187 has been released

[NEW] MinimServer 2 has replaced MinimServer 0.8 on all platforms for new installations. If you have an existing installation of MinimServer 0.8, you can continue to use it with some limitations. See the MinimServer 2 page for details.

There are important differences between MinimServer 2 and earlier versions of MinimServer. Some features that were available free of charge in earlier versions of MinimServer require payment of a license fee in MinimServer 2. For details, see the License Options page.

Quick Start

The pages in this section provide simple instructions for installing MinimServer 2 and getting up and running on each of the supported platforms. They also describe how to perform some common tasks.

For a Synology NAS (all models), see the Quick start for Synology page.

For a QNAP NAS (all models), see the Quick start for QNAP page.

For Windows, see the Quick start for Windows page.

For Mac, see the Quick start for Mac page.

For Linux (including Raspberry Pi and Docker and LXC containers), see the Quick start for Linux page.

For the Melco N1, N1 EX Series, N10 and N100, see the Quick start for Melco page.

For an ASUSTOR NAS (all models), see the Quick start for ASUSTOR page.

For a NETGEAR ReadyNAS (older models only), see the Quick start for ReadyNAS page.

For details of how to install MinimWatch, see the MinimWatch page.

If you have any questions about installing or using MinimServer and MinimWatch, post them to the MinimServer forum.