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    From DS216j to DS920+

    Hi I want to migrate from DS216j 2x4TB SHR to DS920+ 4x4TB SHR. What would be the best/fastest way to do this? (Keeping the 2 old drives which are full, and adding 2 new ones).
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    DS920+ connection with router

    Hi All, I've just bought and installed fresh a new DS920+ with 2 x 8TB IronWolf Seagate disks. I hope you can help me here with my thread, as I'm new to how to setup a server properly. I'm facing issues with accessing NAS via internet, i.e. I mean an external internet access to my DS920+ (not...
  3. R

    Mapped Drives in windows not working after less than 24hours

    Hi Everyone. I've had a DS216J for years and never had this issue... then 2 weeks back I did a major upgrade to the DS920+ and I'm experiencing an issue whereby the Mapped Drives in windows become inaccessible after a period of time (usually within 24 hours). The mapped drives still appear in My...
  4. C

    Adding Storage - DS920+

    This question is for future knowledge. Have had my NAS DS920+ for a couple of days and with the help of a few members here, I now have my PC backing up to the nas on the fly! Currently my DS920 has 2, 4tb iron claw drives which the second is mirroring the first using SHR, "Think that's the...
  5. M

    DS920+ max disc dize

    Hi, I have a DS920+ with two Exos 10 tb drives in raid 1. I'm considering adding more storage in another raid 1 and was wondering if anyone has successfully used the Exos 16 tb drive in this unit. Thanks, Mark
  6. R

    Screwed up the migration from DS216+ to DS920+

    Hi I apparently didn't research all of this thoroughly enough because I've had 1 issue after another... First off I attempted to the use DS920+'s migration software which kinda sorta worked but rather than move both drives out of the DS216J, I only removed one to keep the other in a "safe...
  7. J

    Synology DS920+ compatible memories

    I brought a new Synology DS920+ and want to upgrade to 8GB ram. Does Samsung M471A5244CB0-CTD compatible with Synology DS920+? Or any other ram brand modules suggest that compatible?
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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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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 -...
  14. 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...
  19. 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.
  20. 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...