NextBox

Getting Started

  1. Connect NextBox to the Internet router via network cable.
  2. Connect the power cable to the NextBox.
  3. Start the NextBox.
  4. Wait approx. 5 minutes and open “nextbox.local” in your web browser. If error is displayed, wait one minute and try again.

Warning

No external storage drives without an external power supply may be connected to the USB 3.0 socket (recognizable by the blue plastic inside). Otherwise, this can lead to data loss on the internal hard disk. Please always use external storage drives with additional power supply at the NextBox.

Create Admin Account

  1. Enter your desired username and password.
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Note

An occurring warning can be ignored since you are on your local network.

  1. Press “Finish Setup”. This process may take a few minutes.
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Activating the Nextbox app

  1. Type “nextbox” in the search bar.
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  1. Click on “enable”.
  2. You will now reach the NextBox app in the menu bar shown above.
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Enable Remote Access

There are several ways to enable remote access to the NextBox. The easiest way is to use the “Quickstart Configuration”.

Connect the NextBox with your smartphone

  1. Download the Nextcloud app from the app store.
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  1. Cick on “Sign in”.
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  1. Enter your domain.
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  1. Enter your username and password and click “Log in”.
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  1. Now you have access to your NextBox with your smartphone!
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