However, if you would like to have the QNAP as pure storage and have Windows control your security options, then you can do this after a few small changes on the QNAP control panel.
To do this, there is an excellent guide on the QNAP website which tells you exactly what to do to allow you to set Windows based security settings on your QNAP shared folders.
If you have any questions or comments on this, please feel free to use our comments system below.
If you want to be notified when we post more quality guides like this one, sign up to our free subscription service and you will receive an email when a new post is live.
No need to worry, we will not be filling your inbox with spam and you can unsubscribe anytime you like.