ds920+

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    Sabrent Rocket 1TB...

    Hi All, Anyone used the Sabrent Rocket 1TB for NVME SSD Cache? - Rocket SSD | Sabrent Just reading a review on it and the 1TB has a TBW of 1665.... not sure in my searching i have found a consumer ssd with such a high number (Sabrent Rocket 1 TB M.2 NVMe SSD Review). Cheers
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    Recommendation for DS920+ to replace WD Red 3TB EFRX Drives

    Hi All, New to forum and good to see the active discussions. Replaced my dead DS415+ last night with a DS920+. All good but now thinking that it might be a good idea to replace the drives as well and i also want some more storage space. Currently i have 3 3TB WD Red EFRX drives in SHR, all...
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    DS920+ expansion alternative

    Hi everyone, I'm looking for expansion unit - for backup purposes only. yes for the same location of where my nas is. Currently I'm using 1-bay USB enclosure and backup my NAS. lots of cable and these disks are quite old and I don't trust them anymore so I'm looking for a replacement with more...
  4. mazingaZ

    Connection with iMac with ethernet cable DS920+

    Hi all! I have been a Drobo user for more than 10yrs. It seems that company is slowly dying or they just don't care anymore about their products anymore. Anyway I got myself DS920+ and have been using it for couple of days. I want to connect it directly to my iMac and not via router/switch...
  5. Mjs6661999

    synology ds920+

    Hi 👋 synology ds920+ ram compatibility used without any problem?? 16gb ram 1/ 16GB D4ECSO-2666-16G 260-Pin DDR4-2666 PC4-21300 ECC Sodimm RAM | Memory for Synology 2/ Crucial 16GB Single DDR4 2666 MT/s (PC4-21300) DR X8 SODIMM 260-Pin Memory - CT16G4SFD8266 3/ Kingston 16GB DDR4 2666MHZ...
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    Multiple raid-1 groups for DS920+

    Hi, I searched in this forum, in DS920+ manuals, used the RAID calculator, but couldn't find the answer to my simple question: Is it possible to configure two raid-1 groups, each group with 2 disks? In a 4 bay model: HDD slot 0 - raid-1 group 0 HDD slot 1 - raid-1 group 0 HDD slot 2 -...
  7. christyrm

    Migrating DS718+ to DS920+ and having issues...

    I've watched/read multiple tutorials. I did my backups. Now I have taken an 8TB drive from my 718+ and inserted it into the 920+. I inserted a shiny new 8TB drive. Turned it on. Found the IP on my router and navigated to it. No problem. Then I followed the migration path indicated by the...
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    DS920+ RAM/Cache upgrades - worth it?

    Hello, I recently purchased a DS920+ to replace my DS220+, as I wished to add more drives and disk space. I use my Synology exclusively to stream films (4K) and tv (HD) to my television via Kodi over NFS running on an Android Shield (2019), and I'm wondering if adding SSD/NVME cache drives or...
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    Delete Volume1

    Hi, Apologies if this has been posted else where but I have checked. Background:- Ds920+ Volume 1 - 2 x 10TB EXT4 Volume 2 - 2 x 10TB BTRFS I have migrated ALL shares from V1 to V2. How would I migrate all services (apps, logs, OS, BOOT etc) to V2 so I can delete V1 and eventually merge...
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    DS120J to DS920+ Migration

    Dear All, Longtime reader, first time poster here. First of all, thank you all for this incredible resource. It is so nice to find such a trove of useful tips on the interwebs. I ran a few searches to avoid posting a dupe but it seems that although some people are in my situation, very few...
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    DS920+ and UPS strange behavior.

    New user. What a great resource. I just set up a DS920+ and when I plug in the UPS it immediately goes into battery mode and starts beeping. When I unplug the usb cable the nas front panel shifts to the red low battery indicator with a steady tone. I turned off the NAS and turned off the ups...
  12. dminches

    SSD Cache for DS920+

    Is it better to use 1 larger m.2, let's say 500GB, than 2 smaller ones? I have 2 256 GB Sabrents which I can use or I can buy a single 512.
  13. crazyfeet

    Info Can the DS920+ NAS Transcode ?

    I currently own a DS914 play and am looking at upgrading this to a more up to date hardware to with a view to undertake UHD transcoding. My initial research suggests that the DS 920+ would be a suitable candidate and could fulfil this purpose. However on cross checking the Synology NAS...
  14. AlexS

    Help with mail on ds920+

    Hello all, I am new to this all and have learn't so much from you guys in the last few weeks and really appreciate all the help. I have my NAS running and configured and all seems to be going well as a file server and have just set it up with web station and it's great. I noticed that the NAS...
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    Is the DS920+ right for me?

    I currently have a DLINK DNS340L which was never great with poor support. Bought cheaply and paid the price. Originally looked at the 420j videos and thought 1GB fixed was not enough so moved on up to the DS420+ but the DS920+ is not that much more in a local shop. Mainly for home media use...
  16. AlexS

    Setting up a firewall on DS920+

    I'm a newbie to all this and have started setting up my DS920+ which is really only going to be used as a SMB share for a small business and was wanting to setup some firewall rules to only allow specific internal local IP address through and block all others. How do i do this and i assume i...
  17. AlexS

    IP Address on DS920+

    Hello All, I just got my first NAS and started setting it up and was wondering how I change the IP address of the Nas Box as it is defaulting to a 192.168.0.xxx network and my internal network is a 192.168.1.xxx network ? Should Lan1 be for the external connection (to modem) and Lan2 for the...
  18. AlexS

    SSD for cache and ram upgrade recommendations for DS920+

    Hey all, I'm new on here and have purchased a DS920+ and awaiting for it to be delivered so i thought i'd get the rest of the upgrades that i need in the meantime. Just wanting to buy 2 SSD's for Cache and was looking at the Samsung 970 EVO Plus 250GB M.2 NVMe and was wondering if anyone could...
  19. AlexS

    User introduction Just coming across from a Centos 6 linux box to a DS920+

    Hello All, I just joined this forum and have recently purchased a DS920+ (small business with 4x2gb Raid 1) and hope to set it up soon and will appreciate any advice and support from you experienced gurus'. Looking at a 16GB memory upgrade and not sure if it is worth it and what the best and...
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    ASUS AC88U and DS920+ https upload speed

    Hello Everyone, I need a piece of advice. I am not sure what is wrong but maybe you can help me. I used to have(still do but upgraded her) 4th Gen TimeCapsule as my router at home. With 920+ I thought it was time to upgrade the router so I went with Asus AC88U because it is faster and offers...
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