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WebDAV Screen

Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) is an extension of HTTP. It is a protocol designed to help with web content authoring and management. Use the Sharing WebDAV screen to configure WebDAV on your TrueNAS.


Click COLUMNS to change the columns displayed in the table. Options are Select All, Description, Path, Enabled, Read Only, Change User and Group Owners or Reset to Defaults.

Click ADD to open the WebDAV configuration screen.


NameEnter a name for the share.
PathBrowse to the pool or dataset to share.
Read OnlySelect to prohibit users from writing to this share.
Change User & Group OwnershipChange existing ownership of all files in the share to user webdav and group webdav. Clearing the check mark means you must manually set ownership of the files accessed through WebDAV to the webdav or www user/group.
EnabledSelect to enable this WebDAV share. Leave checkbox clear to disable this WebDAV share without deleting it.