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    Please help: Shared folder is limited to 4TB, no quota settings apply?

    Dear pros, I have a NAS Synology with 20TB, I create a backup folder and map it to my Windows 10 laptop. I don't set limit or quota for this folder, but in my Windows 10, the capacity is just 4TB. I recently empty all recycle bins and re-clam storage But I don't know why this happen. Can...
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    Data scrubbing on 1 shared folder only

    Hi all, Might be a stupid question I have 3.5TB data, but only 1 folder is really important for me. ata integrity protection is enabled only for this shared folder. that means that data scrubbing would run on that folder only? Or else it will run in the entire HDD but will be effective for...
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    Photo Station 6 Folder Preferences

    I've repeatedly tried, using the preferences in settings, to get Photo Station to show albums (folders) in filename sequence. But everytime I log in it reverts to a sequence that I think is based on album(folder) creation date. Is this a bug? Thanks
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    Managing folder structure with synology drive

    Hi all, New DS user here (DS1819+). I have a few terabytes of data in a shared drive that i connect to via Synology Drive on my windows machine. When I reorganize the folders via Synology Drive - some of which have lots of data in them (many files, large files, etc) - the process seems to go...
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    Options for exposing read-only folder to linux on local network

    Hi all, I have my music in a folder in my home directory on my DS. I'd like to expose it as read-only folder to my Ubuntu server on the local network. The ubuntu server will serve up those files via plex. I'm hoping you can help me figure out what my options are. I'd prefer to not have the...
  6. Yari Koen

    File Station - "Destination folder does not exist"

    Hi, I copied some data from PC to File station > Home folder. Everything is fine, but when I go deep to some folder and then click on some parent folder in address bar, it says "Destination folder does not exist" (in CZ)... but I am in. This does not make sense to me - is needed to do some...
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    Content in File Station differs from content in mounted folder locally

    I mounted my shared folder on my Synology DS220+ on my mac using AFP, and it worked fine - however I noticed after browsing around, that suddenly some files just disappeared from my folder. Worried - I logged in with File Station and found all my files there. Then I tried using SMB instead, and...
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    Drive and team folder depth

    Got my new ds120j setup, data moved Over. First issue was now it’s a network drive my google backup to cloud can’t pull from network drive. Ok, try out the drive app. Set my folders accessible on team folders. On the drive app I can only access the first three levels deep. After that it shows...
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    Folder not showing after update DSM

    Just updated DSM from 6.2.3-25423 to the latest 6.2.3-25426 Update 3, all OK. after reboot, notice only 3 folder show up in file station, try to access using other app/computer, all the same result. However, based on disk size utilitized, it appears the data is still there, maybe just not...
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    Folder structure / account type

    Hi, I'm new here, and new to Synology NAS, I am replacing a WD My Cloud that I used for years, until a recent lightning strike took it out. I have bought a DS118 using a WD 6TB drive to replace it. I have started setting it up, but before I load all my data on it, want to check something. In the...
  11. pajczur

    Shared Folder VS Drive

    Hello, sorry for that question. Of course I've seen many posts about comparison Drive with File Station or with Cloud Station. But I still can't understand what functionality gives me Drive over straight functionality of Shared Folder. After all the Shared Folder connected to other devices has...
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    Family shared folder

    Hello to everyone, I am very new to NAS System, and I have DS218+, running on Win10/IOS and with iPhone as mobile device. I saw a lots of videos how to create "new groups/profiles" and how to set the apps and functions permissions, but I don't find nay video and any comment about the possible...
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    Plex - Folder nesting

    Hi All So, uploading material to my sparkly new Plex server continues. My folders are nested as follows: Media -Movies -TV Shows --Breeders ---Season 01 ----Breeders - s01e01 - No Sleep.mkv ----Breeders - s01e01 - No Sleep.vsmeta However, I have a problem when trying to introduce another...
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    Bi-directional synchronization and folder permissions

    Hi everyone, Until now, we have been using Synology Cloud Station in our small company for two-way synchronization. Very efficient for having files offline and working from home on files that are on the server. It worked well on both our PCs and MAC. Our team is growing and not everyone has...
  15. phskwok

    Home Video files stored under “Photo” folder not visible on TV (DLNA)

    My home video files are stored under the Photo folder of DSM rather than under the Video folder which are only reserved for downloaded movies. When accessing the mapped Photo folder in Windows 10 or Photo Station, all home video files therein are visible and playable. However when accessing...
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    Slideshow from Shared Folder on iOS?

    I have an old Android tablet that I have used for years to stream random pictures from a shared photo folder on my Synology NAS. I used an app called PhotoCloud, which worked pretty well. Now the screen on the tablet is going out and I wanted to repurpose an ipad to take over the job. Unlike...
  17. SkipWhiffle

    Shared Folder Sync Question

    Hi, I've got a question regarding Shared Folder Sync. I have 2 identical Synology DS1819+ systems running btrfs. My intent is to backup the first unit's files (Wally) to the second (Wally2). The second unit was originally populated as a shared folder sync from the first. Each NAS now has...
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    Public Drive Folder Sync'd with "Normal" Folder

    I have been using my Synology NAS for a few years but I am a relative novice. My business uses our NAS as a shared internal project data source for our employees. We have a regular folder structure for every project. I'd like to setup one of these sub-folders to sync to a read only drive...
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    Question SABnzbd - cannot create final folder

    I have the package for SABnzbd installed from SynoCommunity. This has always worked nicely. However, after the last update (2.3.9-41), after the download it fails with a "cannot create final folder" error. I have read and understand the new system with the sc-download group. This group has...
  20. DarwinPH

    Delete #snapshot folder

    Greetings, Hope everybody is alright and well. I just want to ask how to delete the #snapshot folder. I have Min.IO server setup on our Syno through docker and it doesn't like any additional folders within its data mount. Thank you!
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