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    rsync - delete files from destination which are not on source and are 1 week old

    I have hyperbackup running from source NAS to destination NAS with the below settings Backup type - Rsync Options - reserve backup file at destination With this i have a backup method that results in a file/fodler structure in the 2nd NAS, withut the hyperbackup proprietary format or tools I...
  2. V

    Unable to see anything in folder.

    When I click on one of the folders shown in Synology Photos , I get the message 'no items - drop files here' etc. This is the folder with 90% of my photos/videos ready for sorting*. Everything in it is listed in file station, so I know the the folders & files are there, just cant access them in...
  3. G

    DSM 7.0 Shared folder sync from older DSM

    Hi, First of all, sorry for my bad english/translations. I use DSM in other language, so error and messages are my translations and might not exactly correspond with original english ones. First I synced shared folders from DS1813+ (DSM 6.1.7) to RS2421+ (DSM 7.0). And it went fine. Now i...
  4. Andy

    Delete a shared folder?

    Hi My first post here. How do I delete a shared folder? The Action drop down options are greyed out. Thanks
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    Trying to rename @eadir folder.

    I mistakenly deleted my plex folder with all of my media in it. Tried data recovery software on the drive, got what I could, and decided to start over. My storage is still showing 5 or so TB used. I ssh'd into my NAS, and used du. That showed that a majority of the stuff I deleted was under a...
  6. P

    Cannot configure upload Folder

    Hi, Have just migrated to DSM 7 along with Synology Photo - really wish I hadn't! I've had no end of problems connecting from internet but these are now resolved but I am left with 1 major problem, I cannot configure the upload folder - I apply all the settings, but it always defaults to a new...
  7. fredbert

    Package Plex v1.24.2 on DSM 7 brings back 'Plex Media Server' in shared folder

    Probably late to this party but I've just updated to the latest release of Plex on my NAS running DSM 7. In DSM 6 Plex created shared folder 'Plex' to hold its configuration data, media metadata, logs, caches, etc. This folder could be backed up by Hyper Backup and made restoring easy. With...
  8. S

    ActiveBackup suddenly started failing "due to missing target folder".

    Few days ago, Synology ActiveBackup started failing with "missing target folder" error. Once the support ticket was opened, it took them about 4 calls and 6 hours to diagnose that backups are failing due to missing backup repository. The issue was escalated later that day. 3 days later, a...
  9. A

    Hyper Backup using Rsync - destination folder size too big

    Hi All, I have backups running (thanks @Rusty and @EAZ1964 ) from 1st synology nas to 2nd NAS using Hyperbackup with the following settings Backup type - Rsync Options - reserve backup file at destination With this i have a backup method that results in a file/fodler structure in the 2nd NAS...
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    Drive ...syncing documents to folder

    In this photo of my file station one can see I think I have created a folder that is not necessary. (The one called "Documents and within it 'Rob's documents"). And, in it is some of my laptop's document folders, about 20% of them. I can't recall but I think when first trying to set up the NAS...
  11. G

    Source Folder Change for Hyperbackup

    Hello, my data layout has changed and I wanted to move the source folder <Source> into a parent folder. <Parent> Currently the source for my Hyperbackup is <Source>. A rename of the folder did not work, Hyperbackup complained saying that the source folder is gone. Same when I moved the existing...
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    Local folder & USB (single-version) second run as along as the first

    I have a backup task set to backup about 5TB to an external usb drive (16tb) . Hyberbackup task is Local folder & USB (single-version) because the data doesn't need versions, just want some security in case too many drives fail. The first run (manually started) of the backup took a couple...
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    shared folder sync

    My question is with regards to Remote Snapshot Replication, rsync & Shared Sync Folder. NAS01 - OfficeA NAS02 - OfficeB Goal is to sync a shared folder "projects" from OfficeA to OfficeB 1. Synology Shared Sync Server - connection established using public ip (DDNS) and port forwarding. This...
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    Synology Drive can't sync photos folder, what an oversight...

    So the all-knowing visionairies of Synology came with their sublime (ahum) new photos app. As part of that the moments folder content was moved to the photos folder in the home folder, next to the Drive folder and not anymore inside the Drive folder. As a consequence, this folder cannot be...
  15. P

    how to map a network shared folder on our NAS with a user outside LAN

    We have a shared folder on our Synology NAS. We need to map this folder for a few users outside our network (LAN) over the internet? What is the best and easiest way to do this without having connection issues.
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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...
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    C2 Storage Backup of Hybrid Share folder

    I am (beta) testing hybrid share. I note the limitations on a single Hybrid Share folder per account which might be problem for me going forward. In the meantime, I am looking for a viable way to back up a hybrid share folder because I would like my own off-site copy. Hyperbackup won't allow me...
  18. G

    Map shared drive to sub folder with permissions

    I have just moved all my files from a windows server to our synology. I'm now trying to get my mappings and permissions set up. What I would like to do is have a share that is multiple sub folders deep to be the only thing a certain user can access. \\server\folderA\folderB\ThisFolder The...
  19. wizard99

    Photo Duplicates

    This should be easy... All my Photos (62GB) were first copied to a new dedicated shared "Photos" Folder. These individual Photos (Windows) are stored in 45 separate named sub-folders. The photos themselves consist of both jpeg and nef raw copies. Installed DSM 7 and Syn Photos. I'm seeing...
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    Clone file and folder date modified data when copying to NAS

    Hello All Newbie here. Just purchased my first NAS. My DS220+ is setup as Raid 1 with DSM 7. Having trouble maintaining the date of files and folders during migration. How do I copy all my files and folders from my current drive, while maintaining the date modified for all files and folders...
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