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Understanding and improving Nextcloud Previews

NextCloudPi‘s target audience is domestic hosters and one of the use cases that attracts users is to self-host their own picture collection. The main complaint for such users is that gallery is too slow. When you open the gallery previews are generated on the fly which affects responsiveness. Once they are generated, the next time …

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NextCloudPi brings NC 15.0.5, RockPro64 support, new tools and more

The latest release of NextCloudPi is out! This release brings the latest version of Nextcloud, enhanced documentation, a bunch of new NCP tools and as well as some performance improvements. In addition, we bring preliminary support for the new RockPro64 boards. NextCloudPi improves everyday thanks to your feedback. Please report any problems here. Also, you …

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NextCloudPi updated to NC15.0.2, brings an improved configuration interface and more

The latest release of NextCloudPi is out! This release brings the latest major version of Nextcloud, as well as a big rework of the internals, big enough to jump to version 1.0! Most of this is invisible work but will allow NextCloudPi to keep improving the user experience. The old design couldn’t handle more advanced …

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NextCloudPi updated to NC14.0.4, brings HDD monitoring, OrangePi, VM and more

The latest release of NextCloudPi is out! This release brings the latest major version of Nextcloud, as well as more platforms and tools for monitoring our hard drive health. As usual this release includes many small fixes and improvements, noticeably a new faster version of btrfs-sync. We are still looking for people to help us …

FOSS, linux, miscellaneous, networking, nextcloud, privacy

Enjoy your self hosted music with Diffuse Music Player

  Diffuse is a music player that supports various services such as Google Drive and S3, plus decentralized locations such as Webdav and IPFS.  It is very easy to use and the latest, stable Electron release can be installed to Windows, MacOS or Linux desktops from here.  Music is simply displayed as a list and …

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Introducing the NextCloudPi VM

I would like to introduce the NextCloudPi Virtual Machine. NextCloudPi features a preconfigured Nextcloud instance and a complete set of tools around it for easy management. Many systems are supported, such as docker, embedded boards and x86 systems. Until now, the way to get NextCloudPi running on a x86 system was to either use the …

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NextCloudPi backup strategies

This post is a review of the different options that we have when deciding on our backup strategy. As more features have appeared over time, this information has become scattered around this blog, so it is nice to have a review in a single article. It goes without saying that we need to backup our …

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NextCloudPi upgraded to NC14.0.1 and PHP7.2

The latest release of NextCloudPi is out! This release brings the latest major version of Nextcloud, as well as an important performance boost due to the jump to PHP7.2. Remember that we are looking at people to help us support more boards. If you own a BananaPi, OrangePi, Pine64 or any other not yet supported …

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Stream media files from nextcloud to your Android (and iOS) device with Kodi

Introduction First off all, this write up was inspired by this very good article.  If you haven’t read it so far, go ahead and do it. My post was initially published on r/nextcloud and nachoparker asked me if I want to update it with some pictures and publish it here again. I was very happy to do …

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Stream you music with Nextcloud Music and Power Ampache

This is a little guide on how to stream music from your Nextcloud instance to a computer or Android phone. Currently there are two different music apps available in Nextcloud, and both support playing music from our browser Nextcloud Music Audio Player Of the two, I recommend Nextcloud Music because it also provides an Ampache …