ds218+

  1. N

    Need Help Configuring DS218+

    Hi, I'm not sure where to post this, so I thought I'd start here. I bought a DS218+ two years ago and I've never been able to get it running properly. It's definitely a configuration issue (as in I obviously don't know what I'm doing), not a product problem. Anyway, I'm looking for someone who...
  2. vwq47

    Trying to reduce versioning on a DS218+. Drives are FULL

    I have a DS218j with 2 x 4Tb drives. I'm a newbie though the system has been running maybe a year. I’m trying to reduce the number of backup versions I have on my NAS as I have run out of space. I cannot install any more or update existing utilities as I am told my storage is full. I learnt...
  3. C

    NFS shared folder with linux extremely slow

    Hey everyone, i just set up a NFS shared folder on my ds218+ (2x8tb ironwolf, RAID 1) to use with my ubuntu 20 workstation. I can read and write files in the mounted folder. Unfortunately i cannot exceed 7mb/s when writing data to the NAS. My worktation has a SSD. I checked the following...
  4. S

    DS218+ Shutting down improperly weekly

    Hello all. I’m new this this forum and to using the synology NAS drive. Really like it a lot, but I notice my DS218+ keeps on shutting down improperly once or twice a week. Not sure what the cause can be. The unit was upgraded to a 8GB ram, I did ran a ram test twice (both time, it passed)...
  5. P

    Can I set up my DS218+ to be used as a hub server for music lessons and rehearsals?

    Hi, I am using jacktrip to do music rehearsals and lessons in real time. I need to set up a more local hub server here in New York in order to cut down on the latency. Does anyone know if this can be done with my present NAS or what I might need to do to make this happen? Thanks
  6. T

    NAS for hd photo playback on 4k tv

    Hi everyone! A a new kid in the block, looking for information in the NAS world for some months. I don't own one yet, but I am in the process to pick up one. Maybe some of of you experts can solve some of my doubts. I'm an amateur photographer who takes photos with a Fuji camera mainly during...
  7. Lieven

    Question Dsm ds218+

    Hey, Why can't i set or let dsm detect 2 dns ip4? It seems you can for ipv6. Thanks
  8. K

    DS218+ SSD Cache

    Hello, is it possible to display the SSD CACHE function in the storage manager for a DS218+. I activated the esata port as an internal drive via SSH and would now like to use this as an ssd cache. Thank you for the help Christian
  9. D

    Setup ds218+ for automated downloads

    Hi I am pretty new to Synology Nas got my first 1 about a week ago and would like to setup automated series and film downloads on it I have transmission up and running via the package installer was wondering if anyone could help with a guide from start to finish setting up an automated series...
  10. T

    DS418 or DS218+ for Docker ?

    I am going to buy a new replacement for my trusty old DS212 and I am looking at DS418 and DS218+. I would like to run some Docker instances on it (HomeAssistant, Ubiquiti Unifi Controller and Volumio). Will the DS418 be able to do that or do I need the DS218+ ?? I have read there was problems...
  11. My little humble abode

    My little humble abode

    DS918+, DS218+ and a RS820+
  12. B

    DS218+ Prepurchase question

    Hello, I am considering purchase of the DS218+ but funds are limited during this time and I am wanting to confirm a few things. I am intending to purchase the NAS and a single 8TB drive. My questions are these.... 1) I am assuming I can in fact configure and use the NAS with only a single...
  13. D

    Solved Migrating DS212 to DS218+ Really appreciate suggestions/cautions, experiences

    I'm moving from a DS212 (my first, and always sentimental favorite NAS) :) to a new DS218+. Storage: DS212: 2x2TB - currently usage is 1.4 TB of 1.8 available DS218+: 2x4TB Based on what I've read so far I'm going to have to use HyperBackup to make the transition, as disk swap and the...
  14. C

    4K Streaming and subtitle settings - DS218+ - Q90R - Apple TV 4K

    Hi, First of all my setup: NAS: DS218+ , latest DSM, DS Video Server TV: Samsung Q90R, Tizen, DS Video App, Plex App Multimedia Streamer: Apple TV 4K, DS Video App, Plex App AVR: Denon X3500H Question: I want to play 4K video from my NAS and I found out that my TV DS Video App performs...
  15. pcunite

    Rackmount (short depth) versions of the plus line (DS218+)

    I would like to see a rackmount version of the plus line (DS218+ etc.). I want the better performance over what the RackStation RS217 offers. However, I need short depth (330mm) so that rules out the RS820+. Anyone else want something similar? 2bay or 4bay is fine.
  16. NSquirrel

    Viewing Second HD on DS218+

    I have a DS218+ with two 4Tb HDs mainly accessed by Windows 10, but also iPad and iPhone. Without removing the HDs, is it possible to view the contents of HD 2? I have set up for RAID 1, so by rights, HD 2 should be a mirror of HD 1, but what if I have not done the setup correctly and HD 2 is...
  17. R

    Apache 2.4 on DS218+

    I'd like to run Apache server on my DS218+. I need it only inside the home network. I don't need Wordpress/Joomla etc. I only need Apache for presentation a simple static content. I have experience with AIX and running Apache. I installed package Apache 2.4, Web station say Apache is running...
  18. SynoMan

    NAS DiskStation DS218+

    DiskStation DS218+ - All-around storage solution optimized to safeguard your data Compact yet powerful storage solution Equipped with a dual-core processor and AES-NI hardware encryption engine, DS218+ delivers exceptional file transfer speeds. Supporting real-time 4K video streaming, DS218+ is...
  19. SynoMan

    NAS DiskStation DS218+

    Compact yet powerful storage solution Equipped with a dual-core processor and AES-NI hardware encryption engine, DS218+ delivers exceptional file transfer speeds. Supporting real-time 4K video streaming, DS218+ is ideal not only for protecting critical data but for storing ultra-high definition...
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