Installing HighPoint WebGUI on FreeNAS 9.10

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How to Install the Highpoint WebGUI on FreeNAS via USB

  1. After system booted, type 9 to enter the shell.
  2. Plug in USB drive containing Highpoint WebGUI
  3. Find which device is your USB.
  4. Type:
  mount -uw /
  mount -t msdosfs /dev/da31s1 /mnt (your device name will most likely be different)
  cd /mnt
  pkg add hptsvr-1.0.5-amd64.txz


To view the WebGUI, go to a another computer with a web browser and enter your NAS box IP address followed by the port number 7402.

  https://NAS.IP.ADD.RESS:7402


How to Install the Highpoint WebGUI on FreeNAS via WGET

Mount FreeNAS root filesystem with write permissions from a shell prompt

   mount -uw /

Download the FreeBSD version of the NON-RAID webgui from http://www.45drives.com/support/downloads/ using:

   wget www.45drives.com/support/downloads/files/freenas/Non_RAID_WebGUI_FreeNAS_v1.0.3_14_11_26.tgz 

Note: If the above command doesnt work. Please verify you are using the correct URL from our Downloads page http://www.45drives.com/support/downloads/

Extract the downloaded file:

   tar -xzf Non_RAID_WebGUI_FreeBSD10.x_v1.0.5_16_05_05.tgz ( or whatever the filename is )

Install the package with:

   pkg add hptsvr-1.0.5-amd64.tbz ( or whatever the filename is after extracting )

Reboot the system

It can then be accessed at http://<machine.ip.address>:7402 ( eg: http://192.168.1.25:7402 )

  • Default username is: RAID ( all capitals )
  • Default password: hpt ( all lowercase )