How to use Mountain Duck with Minio Slack

In this recipe you will learn how to carry out basic operations on Minio using Mountain Duck. Mountain Duck lets you mount server and cloud storage as a local disk in the Finder.app on Mac and the File Explorer on Windows. It is released under the GPL license v2.0.

1. Prerequisites

NOTE: You can also run Minio in HTTPS, follow this guide along with Mountain Duck generic HTTPS S3 profile from here.

2. Steps

Add Minio authentication in Mountain Duck

Click on Mountain Duck icon and open the application via navigation menu. Click open connection, select S3(HTTP)

I_IMAGE

Replace the existing AWS S3 details with your local Minio credentials

MINIO_DASH

MINIO_DASH2

Click on the connect tab to establish connection.

You will be asked to connect via insecure connection since we are using HTTP instead of HTTPS, accept it. Once the connection is established you can explore further, some operations are listed below.

List Bucket

B_LISTING

Copy bucket to local file system

D_BUCKET

Delete Bucket

D_BUCKET

3. Explore Further