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 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)


Replace the existing AWS S3 details with your local Minio credentials



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


Copy bucket to local file system


Delete Bucket


3. Explore Further