I just bought a used DS415+ to replace my DS409. The plan was to just move the HDDs over to the new enclosure and let it set itself up. Now I have read the articles from Synology on migration and my former assumption doesn't seam so straight forward any more.
What is your advice?
Got dead DS415+ whithout power adapter. Tried to power up with mine adapter (from DS416) - nothing, no lights, no fan.
Opened the box - I can see marks of resistor fix, and battery is dead (0.6V). Soldered 100Ohm resistor, replaced battery - still nothing.
Power button has 2.9V and when...
Is it possible to alter/hack a DS412+ ID to RS814+ or a DS415+ ID to RS818+ to accept unsupported DSM installation successfully?
Both pairs have the same CPU & the number of HDD bays, except the physical layouts are different.
This has been done successfully to a few Synology Disk Stations to...