WAVE - Using Removable USB Flash Drive as Storage

In order to enable USB flash storage, changes will need to be made to your registry under the Hanwha WAVE Media Server config as seen below:

For Windows: 

Make a backup of the Windows Registry before proceeding with Step 1

  1. Press Win+R
  2. Type regedit and press enter
  3. Go to Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Hanwha\mediaserver
  4. Right-click and select New and String Value 
  5. Give it the name: allowRemovableStorage
  6. Give it the value data of 1
  7. Close Regedit



8. Restart the server application via the task manager, tab Services and look for Hanwha Media Server and right-click and select Restart


Furthermore, the USB flash drive you wish to use can be no less than 1/10th the size of the largest storage drive in the system.


Drive #1 size: 1TB
Drive #2 size: 2TB

Valid USB flash drive size: >=200GB


For Linux: 

Correct syntax

sudo mount -o remount,rw /partition/identifier /mount/point


Example (when USB drive is located at /dev/sda1)

sudo mount -o remount,rw /dev/sda1

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