Be sure to do some research and see if your NAS or router’s Internet file sharing features are secure. You could also set up a VPN server on your home network and connect to that.Your computer will then be considered part of your local network, and it can access all local file shares.This allows you to access shared Windows folders and other network storage devices that would only be accessible on the local network.This is the way businesses grant access to their file shares.There are many ways to make files available over the Internet.The real challenge here is finding a secure, easy-to-use solution.
The USB hard drive can then be accessed on any computer on your local network.
This isn’t really ideal from a security perspective, as you’d have to expose the FTP server to the Internet.
(You could also set up both a VPN and an FTP server, accessing the FTP server through the VPN.) Normal FTP is unencrypted, which means people could eavesdrop on your password and your files in transit.
Acer also provides drivers for some devices in Acer computers.
So here we take Acer device drivers as an example to show how to update drivers for Acer computers manually: If this method doesn’t work for you, don’t worry. If you don’t have time or patience to manually update your Acer drivers, you can do it automatically with Driver Easy.
Your router may also support sharing any attached storage devices over the Internet.