1. rajalot

    After a system partition failure and just avoiding major data loss, I'm looking for some advice on the best configuration/RAID setup for my DS218Play!

    Hey everyone - hope you've been keeping safe and well :) I recently experienced a System Partition Failure due to a dislodged drive - therefore reverting the volume to Read only status. I had a single volume configuration, with a JBOD Raid Type. So after spending a good week and a half copying...
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    Moving data from DS1513+ to a DX517 attached to DS1821+

    I have a DS1513+ that has served me well as a backup server to my DS1821+. I've decided to get a DX517 to attach to the DS1821+ and have it take over all the work for the DS1513+. Is it possible to take the 5 disks out of the DS1513+, that is all one Storage Group and one Volume, and install...
  3. H

    Configure influxdb to listen for data

    Hi Everyone, Any influxdb / telegraf expert here? I installed influxdb and telegraf on my synology NAS. (latest version) using docker The nas is a DS1517+ with DSM 7 Mu goal is to monitor the NAS and other equipements with grafana/influxdb/telegraf I'm struggling with this part : (data...
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    Synology Drive Client session data - 800MB?

    I have the Drive client installed on a Linux desktop and in the user's home directory I find ~/.SynologyDrive/data/session/ that has accumulated over 800MB of files in a year or so. Does anyone know the purpose of these files and whether I need to keep them around?
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    DS1815+ died - Is there a NAS that can mount the drives without data loss?

    Hello everyone, I am new to this forum so let me say thank you in advance for any help you can provide. I own a DS1815+ and it is stuck with a blinking blue power light and a blinking orange alert light. I have 8 - 8TB Enterprise class drives in this NAS and I need to get the data back. From...
  6. Phone Guy

    Verify Folder was created with Data Integrity?

    How can I verify a folder has the data interity enabled for data scrubbing?
  7. C

    DSM 6.2 Data Backup and upgrade to Brtfs

    Dear all, I need some help in how to upgrade my 1513+ storage space to Brtps so I can start to use Synology Drive. My NAS is operating under DSM 6.2. Currently, I got 3 HDD running on raid 5. The storage pool said I am using 3.5TB/5.4TB. I got 1 dummy HDD as volume 2 which I normally use...
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    DSM 7.0 Backing up my Active Backup for MS 365 data

    I have been backing up my MS 365 for Business data to my DS 220+ using Active Backup for MS 365, and this has been working well. I now want to go to the next step and backup the MS 365 backup to a cloud service. I have access to both BackBlaze and Synology C2. Initially I tried using Cloud...
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    Data entegrity settings-shared folders

    As time goes on I learn more and more. I was recently watching a video on daata scrubbing. In of which it stated that if a shared folderr does not have data integrity enabled that it would be skipped by the scrubbing routine. Apparently you can't enable it after the fact. So, I took my...
  10. L

    Migrate data from DS918+ to DS1621xs+

    As the subject line suggests, I want to migrate a lot of data from the DS918+ to the DS1621xs+. On the surface this seems like a simple, albeit, time consuming task.... but I'm loosing data. The file structure of the DS918+ was not optimal, When the DS1621xs+ was put in service, we attempted...
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    How do I clear NAS of old drive data?

    Had single drive storage pool in drive 8 on DS1821+ Deleted storage pool & physically ejected drive 8 but Storage manager/Drive Information still shows as present in the NAS. How do I clear NAS of old drive data? Please advise.
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    DS1019+ Shutdown with Power Message During Data Scrubbing After Replacing a Drive

    This question is open with Synology Support but it's a little slow and I need to make I don't have more serious issues on the way. I started getting a Synology_NAS was shutdown improperly while running a Data Scrubbing after replacing an 8TB drive with a 16TB drive, both Seagate Ironwolf. I...
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    How to give privileges for User to read some data, but not open the file.

    I have some external references (table for example), what read data from source file. External refernce is for User1 and source file is only for User2. User1 is not allowed to open the file. Forbidden folders are hidden for User1. External reference (table) have a path to find source to read...
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    Restoring NAS after total volume crush (laboratory data recovery procedure applied on the HDDs)

    Hi Guys! Hopefully someone could help me out with my issue.. Our DS918+ had been accidentally dropped down (physically) because of a human mistake from the desk it had been located during the initial install. The two HDDs, composing the Volume 1 (RAID 1) suffered almost unrecoverable damage...
  15. jeyare

    Ultrastar HS3xx or Exos 7E8 for specific data architecture

    new project for my friend RS1221+ equipped with 2 pools: 3x6TB in RAID5 + 1x spare (HDD) 3x4TB in RAID5 + 1x spare (HDD) 4kn (native) 4096 Bytes per logical/physical sector is necessary for better performance (purpose definition) Seagate 7E8 (6TB) ST6000NM022A & (4TB) ST4000NM001A are ok with...
  16. EAZ1964

    always happy when reliability data is shared, for what it is worth

    Any data on reliability is welcome for me, as it is not too often that this data is actually shared. In this case a bit of info on HDD/SSD next to other devices/parts. As always, be careful because of sample size (not shared in this case for most devices) and possible commercial interests...
  17. aGraphicz

    Data transfer slow using OpenVPN

    Hi :) I have a DS920+ that works properly when I am in the office. Now, due to Home office I need to use it remotely using OpenVPN. I noticed that the connection is really slow when navigating through the NAS folders. Opening a small illustrator file it takes quite long. What can be the...
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    Data protect and backup on Synology

    Good evening, I am an old Qnap user and I was victim of a Ramsonware ech0raix attack that encrypted all my nas data. Fortunately I had an external drive where I mirrored the data on a weekly basis. The climax was that the automatic backup I was doing on this disk was activated after the data...
  19. jeyare

    QNAP will send data about NAS disks to 3rd party

    So, Synology find out an idea to break of providing SMART data for NAS contains “unsupported” SATA disks. What is from essential point of view just a shoot into dark or a fairytale for newbies. The QNAP is moving this point to another level: I like data-mining it feeds me. The idea is quite...
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    Help please - Data Migration to new DS1821+ - Best Practice for Speed and Redundancy?

    How should I set this up for: 1) Fastest possible aggregation /syncing / copying of various types of data from various sources to my brand new NAS. 2) Future reasonable speed reads, especially for doing photo processing and cataloging with Lightroom. 3) A reasonable level of data security and...