Setup Guide

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You can install OpenMediaVault in 3 easy steps.

Step 1: Make sure your hardware is supported

Before you proceed check if your hardware is supported on the System Requirements page.

Step 2: Install the software

Choose your Installation target and follow the instructions.

Dedicated Drive - Adviced Method, This runs OMV from its own Drive.
USB Flash Drive - This runs OMV from a USB flash-drive
Shared Data Drive - This runs OMV from a drive that also contains your data
Debian Operating System - This Runs OMV as a services on top of a Debian OS

You can read at top of of each method if its suitable for you situation, just pick the one that suits you best.

Step 3: First time use

Your NAS is installed and ready to be used for the for the First time.

You only have to enter a few choices now and your system is ready.