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    DS220+ Unsupported Packages

    After the fact, I discovered that my ds218play doesn't support some useful packages like Docker. Needless to say, I'm now seeking to replace the NAS with a ds220+ (or other suitable option). I don't plan to do any NAS task intensive "heavy lifting" like using it as a small business mail server...
  2. K

    WD Gold WD4002FYYZ and DS220+

    Can WD Gold WD4002FYYZ be used on DS220+? It is not on the compatibility list!
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    Linux on DS220+

    Hi everyone, im new to this forum. I wonder if it is possible to install any OS on the DS220+. Is there any known solution to access the Bios or get any display signals? i saw some pics of the board, is there some documentation of the pin headers on the board? Or did someone try to flash the...
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    Add extra storage to volume

    Hello, I am new to a NAS Synology DS220+ and I can't figure something out. At first I had one Seagate 4TB HDD, but I want to expand my storage with another 4TB (8TB total). (The backup is done on another external HDD, which means I don't need to replicate the data.) I have bought another...
  5. M

    DS220+ w/ 4TB Red plus drives slow transfer (1.5MB/s) from 2019 iMAC

    Sorry, first NAS user here. I have about 75GB of photos / movies (about 15000 files total) I'm transferring from my 2019 iMac to my DS220+ that is populated with 2 identical WD Red Plus 4TB drives in SHR/mirrored mode. It has been about 5 hours, with estimated 5 hours to go. The Network...
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    DS218+ to DS220+ = lost one USB port, need help

    Moving from my DS218+ to DS220+ and noticed (surprise!) that the DS220+ has only one rear USB port. On my DS218+ I had an external USB drive and a UPS connected to the two USB ports on the back of the drive. Since there is only one port on the rear of the DS220+, will it work if I plug in the...
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    NVR1218 and DS220+

    Hi guys I have a NVR1218 with 1Tb DD+ 3 cams in one of my shops and a DS220+ with 4Tb in a 2nd shop I wanted to have a 24/24 Vido backup from the 2nd shop. It seems i cannot install "Synology driver server" on the NVR1218. How can i proceed ? Is it possible to reinstall the NVR like a Stardart...
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    Low clicking sound w. DS220+ and Seagate IronWolf drives

    Newbie here. I bought my first Synology NAS, DS220+ and set it up with 2 8TB Seagate IronWolf drives. Fan is in quiet mode, HDD hibernation set for 15min, Advanced HDD hibernation to minimize power consumption enabled. Ran IronWolf Tests on both drives and they are normal. I didn't create any...
  9. Ellucho

    DDNS no longer works with VPN on router | DS220+ (NAS)

    Hello everyone ! Thank you in advance for your help. I have a DS220 + NAS which is accessible from the outside thanks to a DDNS link to a domain name, it all works perfectly. The NAS is connected to an ASUS RT AX88U router with the necessary ports open. BUT, when I connect the router to an...
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    DS220+ DSM 7 - unable to see/mount encrypted folder from iOS?

    DS220+ DSM 7 - unable to see/mount encrypted folder from iOS? I am signed in as admin from iOS SF Finder > DSM Mobile (and DSM Desktop) and the encrypted folder does not show (anywhere I can find) to mount. Go to the desktop machine, login with the same admin credentials, and the target...
  11. WST16

    DS220+ upgrade to 18GB.

    After my initial upgrade to 6GB with a 4GB Crucial memory that lasted for more than 7 months with no problems, I've gone mad and upgraded the 220+ to 18GB 😁 It's been about a week now and no problems so far. I've never received any warnings even during the first boot after installation, it was...
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    DS220+ just getting started. Confused about workgroup and device accidentally created

    I'm just getting started with the DS220+. Still experimenting with a temporary small hard drive while some file consolidation is being on other drives to prepare to move to the drives destined for the DS220+, so if a factory reset is needed it won't be the end of the world. My LAN includes...
  13. BrotherTobious

    DDNS Synolgy.me issue

    Hey guys I have been going round and round in circles, I feel I have all the ports I need opened I and forwarded to the unit. But I cant seem to register ANY name for my DDNS with Synology no matter what the hostname I put in, it tells me it is already in use, including random keyboard head...
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    Apple photo library to NAS DS220+

    Hi Hive mind - I have googled and searched and googled but I can't find clear answers or workflows to these questions...and finally stumbled on your blog Use case: I have a 210GB Apple photos library, on my macbook and mirrored in icloud I want to copy or move or download (depending on the...
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    DS220+ quickconnect copy/paste

    Hi, I am new to the NAS world, but have what I believe to be a simple question... i have purchased a 220+ and havesetup quickconnect so it can be accessed remotely by my daughter. She is able to connect remotely and acces her files, but she wants to save existing local files from her macbook...
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    Good evening to everyone. New to nas world,ready to buy.looking for ds220+ I have a few questions. 1.what type of ram should i buy to extend? I know its ddr4 but i have no idea what is best. 2.Does the ds220+ support reolink cameras in the network.? 3.Does it support auto sync from multiple...
  17. phantomx

    NEWBIE Queries Re: DS220+

    Hi All, Do hope you all Synology people are well and in Good Health. Having just invested in a DS220+, I just have a few queries: Do the HDDs in the NAS spin down when not in use? Connecting to the NAS (via Chrome) is hit and miss for me, when I connect via the name or the IP address - I get...
  18. patm300e

    User introduction Newbie NAS user

    As my signature states I have a DS220+ with 2 Toshiba 6TB NAS Drives. 6GB RAM (Upgrade from 2GB). I am using the NAS primarily for DATA back up...Manually right now, but will probably set something up to automate this. I also have a PLEX server running there. I have only been up 2 days so I...
  19. Stolas

    DS220J as a back up to the DS220+

    Keeping cost as low as possible. Would the DS220J suffice as the back up target of the DS220+? Could I use the second lan port on the DS220+ for this purpose? My current back up target is a WD Mybook.
  20. WST16

    Info DS220+ upgrade to 6 GB.

    If anyone is interested… I grabbed a 4 GB memory upgrade for the DS220+ (for a total of 6 GB). Crucial 4 GB Single DDR4-2666 SODIMM 1.2V CL19 (CT4G4SFS8266) For about $18 Overall, the system feels noticeably more responsive (I’m running a few Docker containers, Emby and installed vDSM). The...