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Supported connections and protocols in FotoStation

The below table gives an overview of the different connections and protocols that are available in FotoStation and their possibilities and limitations.

Type of archive/connection

Read / Write Access


Local folder


File access can be limited by imposing disk security settings (NTFS)

Network share


File access can be limited through share or disk level security

Index Manager 7.0 archive (FWP Protocol)

See comments

The FWP protocol is the preferred method of connecting FotoStation to Index Manager.

It is described in detail in a separate topic.