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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43167

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My Volumio was working fine.

I switched off the system for a few hours.

On powering up I can't open Volumio anymore from http://minidsp-shd

I tried rebooting my router. The SHD was rebooted also.

Any clues?

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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43169

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didi you set a fixed IP?
can you see the SHD otherwise in your network? e.g. with an IP tool like advanced IP scanner?

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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43171

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I'm on Mac. So advanced IP scanner doesn't work.

This is day one with my SHD, so I am rather lost.

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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43175

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Anyone have any ideas? No LAN connection to the SHD and I can't open Volumio. Any ideas???

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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43179

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Login to the web interface of your router. There should be a page that lists all the IP addresses the router has assigned (using DHCP).

If the SHD is connected to the network it will appear in that list. Copy its IP address and paste that into your browser instead of http://minidsp-shd

If you get that far I suggest you configure the SHD with a static IP address in your router, so it never changes. If you don't know how to do that a quick Google with the make and model of your router should get you a guide that describes how to do it.

Once you've got that working you can create a bookmark in your browser using the IP address.


Secondly, assuming you have a smart phone then there will be plenty of network analyzing apps available for it. Have you tried connecting to the SHD from your phone?

If you're still having problems, move the SHD next to your router and connect it using a network cable you're sure is good.
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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43180

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Good point @overcoat. Check LAN cable, check if lights on router and lan port of shd are on, etc
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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43181

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If you changed the name of your device when given this choise during setup you should look for http://newname.
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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43182

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Fixed!

For those who come afterwards:

I installed on my phone Network Scanner which found the IP address of my SHD which I put in the browser and was then able to open Volumio again.

Thank you!

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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43183

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Great.

Don't forget to reserve that IP address in your router so it is exclusive for the SHD
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I can't connect to Volumio anymore 1 year 11 months ago #43184

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Just wondering if the OP tried the .local address? (i.e. minidsp-shd.local)
I am not miniDSP support.

"You must ask the right questions." - Dr. Alfred Lanning's hologram.
-> Have you read the User Manual??
-> Have you drawn and posted a diagram?
-> Have you posted a screenshot?
-> Have you posted your config file?
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