MU-5000FS A2
MU-5000FS A2

MU-5000FS A2

Network File Server

Feature Summary
  • Network File Server
  • Share USB Storage and CD-ROM
  • 2 x USB 2.0 ports
  • Access USB Storage like Network Drive
  • Built-in Samba File Server and FTP server
  • Schedule download from Internet
Still leaving your computers on 24-hours per day for file sharing? Looking to buy a computer to work as a FTP and file server? Look no further. For less money than the electricity cost of leaving your computers constantly on, you can buy our MU-5000FS file server. Best of all, it is more powerful and user friendly than your PC's file sharing solutions
Share your Flash driver, USB HD, and CD-ROM
The MU-5000FS file server allow your USB storage device such as Flash Drive, MP3 player, DSC, USB HD and USB CD-ROM* to be shared on your local network or over the Internet. Unlike some competitor's solution that use the EXT.3 format that can't be read on Windows machine, the MU-5000FS use standard FAT32 format to allow cross platform compatibility. You can even support up to 8 USB devices when using USB HUBs (power adapter required).
FTP Server for Remote Sharing
The MU-5000FS also offer a simple way to share files on the Internet. The built-in FTP server provide open or account access to let other users share the files easily. The remote users can just type the FTP command on the web browser or use FTP client software for easy sharing on the Internet. You can even define the access bandwidth to safeguard your Internet connection speed. (*note: the FTP server limit sharing to one directory only. The FTP and Samba have different access rules).
Easy Management
Having enough headache with managing access right in your PC's file server? With MU-5000FS's simple web management and auto-detect utility, managing file server is no longer a difficult task. In addition, the WinXP UPnP support further simplify the setup process. The file server support multiple platforms including Win98/ME/NT/2K/XP, Linux SMB and Macintosh*.
Scheduled Backup from your PC or Internet
The MU-5000FS feature an unique capability to download files from the Internet or your PC at the scheduled time. So it can backup your FTP and Web server content regularly and automatically. Now, you don't have to worry about your Internet server crashed and lost all the contents.
For a surprisingly affordable price, you can now setup your file server on your network running on the reliable Linux platform. It is the device built for the most reliable and easy to configure file server
* Macintosh require installation of the Samba client. The File Server has 2GB single file size limitation.
Compatible with USB1.1/2.0 (20Mbps throughput)
one 10/100Mbps auto-MDIX fast Ethernet LAN port
Support Hot-plug
Open mode and Account mode support
Auto-IP supported
IP assignment support for DHCP and Auto-IP
IP address filtering for Ethernet access with either DENY or ALLOW setting
Support USB storage (Hard-disk, flash disk, CDROM)
Download assistance, make users download files without PC and
schedule-able. ( support ftp, http)
Support NTP (network time protocol)
Web-based administrative program is stored in flash ROM of the server
No setup necessary in open mode
Firmware upgrade-able by Windows-based utility
Support Windows 98/ME/NT/2K/XP and Linux SMB
Provide FTP Server service
Support UPnP for windows XP
Provide an easy-search program for different IP domain setting
ADMtek 5120
Flash Memory: 4MBytes
SDRAM: 32MBytes
2 x USB (runs up to 20Mbps speed, 12Mbps Nominal speed)
1 x 10/100Mbps RJ-45
Reset to factory default button: Continue press 4 seconds to function
Mode button: sync/umount mode and mount mode switch
Supported Media
USB Flash Disk
USB Hard Drive
USB CD-ROM*Recording/Rewritable function not supported
Supported Format
*NTFS not supported
Management Interface
Web Management
Auto Search Windows Utility
Software Features
User Account Management
  - Add User
  - Modify User
  - Remove User
  - User list
Samba Session Management
  - Add Samba Session
  - Modify Samba Session
  - Remove Samba Session
  - Add user to Samba session
  - Everyone or Single user
  - Define Read/Write access
  - Define IP allow/deny
Scheduled Download
  - From FTP or HTTP site
  - Specify precise Date and Time
  - Every day, every week, or every month download
FTP server
  - Open mode or Account mode
  - Define rate of access in 10K increment
Physical Spec.
Power: 5Vdc, 2.4Amp
Operating Temp: 5 to 50 degree C
Storage Temperature: -20 to 50 degree C
Operating Humidity: 10 to 90% Non-condensing
Storage Humidity: 5 to 95% , Non-condensing
Product Weight (g)
205 g
Product Size ( L x W x H (mm) )
150 x 110 x 30 mm

Software & Firmware

  • MU-5000FS Firmware v1.40, Details 2007/03/06
  • MU-5000FS Firmware v1.30, Details 2005/09/27


  • Where can I download the GPL code for MU-5000FS A2? Details
  • I am having some strange problems with the MU-5000FS A2's file system. Details
  • Can I backup my files from my PC using the MU-5000FS A2's scheduled download feature? Details
  • How to setup the MU5000FS A2 FTP server to Router ? Details
  • I have a very big Hard Drive. How can I make a FAT32 partition larger than 32GB? Details
  • What is the file format used by the MU-5000FS A2? Details
  • What type of USB portable drive chipset does the MU-5000FS support? Details
  • Can I connect an USB hub and use more than 2 USB storages? Details
  • How can I reset to factory's default directory correctly Details
  • How do I define the FTP Read/Write access in MU-5000FS A2 Details
  • What is the maximum number of simultaneous users, number of shares, and number of scheduled download? Details
MU-5000FS A2 Network File Server
EAN Code
  13 Code 14 Code
MU-5000FS A2 4719869612120 14719869612127
Standard Package
Package Type  packing box
Package Size 275 x 210 x 70 mm
Package Weight 0.78 kg
Package Content MU-5000FS, Power adapter, CD-ROM, QIG
Carton Package
Quantity 10
Dimensions 38 x 30.5 x 45 cm
Weight 8.51 kg