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  1. L

    Need help with Hyper Backup - At a complete loss

    I have a DS1621xs+ on 192.168.1.10 & a DS918+ on 192.168.1.11 on my local network. I want to backup the DS1621xs+ to the DS918+ with Hyper Backup (this is what I understand to be the preferred way). I open Hyper Backup in the source machine, select Network LUN Backup (Synology server), n the...
  2. Homeuser66

    Need help setting up SMB for OpenVPN

    Hi, I had OpenVPN installed and working perfectly fine for months using an unmanaged switch (Netgear JGS524) until my Netgear Modem/Router (CAX80) & switch died (lightning?). I decided to try something different and that is 2 separate devices using a Modem (Motorola MB8611) with a WiFi router (2...
  3. B

    Complete newbie - Help needed

    Hello guys. I am trying to set up my NAS but it keeps going offline. I have set up a camera and it works for some long and then when I go back to it, the NAS is offline (albeit all lights are working normally and happily). Similarly the Synology Assistant keeps struggling to either find or when...
  4. Saqr

    DSM 7.1 Troubleshooting connection error HY000/2002 when installing phpmyadmin

    Greetings, I managed to install docker and portainer on my NAS. When trying to embark on installing infrastructure applications like database (MariaDB) and db front-end phpmyadmin I face the local connection error mysqli::real_connect(): (HY000/2002): Connection timed out) error. I suspect my...
  5. J

    SynOCR help

    I finally got synocr running after some user error (beginner here!). Nice GUI for ocrmypdf. When synocr looks into text for dates it is reversing the month and date (I am from US so typically documents are month/day/year....synocr seems to be finding and doing day/month/year. Also there is a...
  6. R

    Newbie needs help with setup.

    I'm totally new to Synology and am upgrading from a WD Mycloudmirror box that's faulty. Setup of a DS 218 went as expected but I later got lost in a cascade of usernames and passwords, I use a password manager that got equally confused. Right now I can log into my account but can't login to the...
  7. Jan Janowski

    I am comfortable with my settings(don’t believe VLAN will help)

    Been wanting to post this for nearly a year, but got delayed by impending VLAN capabilities of my router RT2600ac, and issues when ISP problems came up. I’m self taught, and I’m warning all of that. Here is what I’ve implemented here. I post the settings because I’d like to see what others...
  8. S

    Do you recognize this repetitive HDD sound? Looking for help...

    For some weeks now, I have been hearing a repeating sound for a long time. It lasts for a while and then it stops again. Then it starts again. Quite random. As soon as I do something with the DSM the sound stops. But if I leave the system alone for a while, the problem starts again. I have...
  9. Phone Guy

    Access to guest share still requires credentials? (windows) help?

    If I have a DS918 setup at my office, and one of the shared folders has guest access, why when I browse network and see the DS918, I still have to enter credentials to see the shared folders? Should I be able to see the open guest share without entering credentials? Is that a setting, or is...
  10. L

    Help ! DS920+ RAM UPGRADE NOT WORKING

    I added Crucial CT16G4SFD266 into ds920+ and it cannot boot up, just blinking blue light. Can anyone give me some advice or solution?
  11. C

    DSM 7.1 Inexperienced user needs help linking a NAS to a new PC

    Hi all, I am very inexperienced with NAS drives. A couple of years ago i managed to set up my DS216J and link it to my PCas a backup device. I have now bought a new computer and want to dump all the data on the NAS and relink to the new PC. I have already copied over all the data I want from old...
  12. H

    MegaCMD "local path"??

    disreagrd, see 1st response
  13. Huggy

    Accessing wordpress(Docker) via nginx help needed

    Hi, I'm having trouble accessing WordPress externally. I have just installed WordPress in Docker and can access it fine locally. I have created a DNS record in CloudFlare (blog.mydomain.com) and added a proxy host in Nginx, but I've done something wrong. I'm just getting a connection timeout...
  14. A

    Nginx restrict given locations in Sonarr/Radarr

    Greetings, I've installed both Sonarr and Radarr from the store, which I later learned was a minor mistake. Nonetheless, I've been trying to find and configure the nginx configuration to block certain locations of arr family to un-elevated users of the network. My goal is to let people browse...
  15. E

    Active Backup for Business - a bare metal restore problem - help appreciated

    As I had to send my laptop to dell for repairs, I created a full system backup. In the hindsight, it is probably a bad decision. Today the laptop returns with a new motherboard. I booted the laptop with the usb drive I created before. signed in the Synology and select my backup. However, I got...
  16. M

    Noob needs help for Basics

    Hi. I have a DS1513+ System which I haven't used for the last 5 Years. It seems to be still working, looks like one HD has failed. I just want to connect it to my Windows 10 PC and copy a few Movie Files from the NAS. I am able to play the movies from within the NAS so the files (most of them I...
  17. P

    DSM 7.0 HELP: How to use Synology Drive Sharesync to sync 3 or more Synology NAS servers.

    Hi all I have a problem that I would like some help to solve please. I have 3 Synology NAS Servers that I wish to sync using Synology Drive Sharesync. My main NAS is a DS 916+ (NAS 1) in my office, then I have 2 other DS220J (NAS 2 + NAS 3) NAS servers in remote offsite locations. On DS916+ I...
  18. N

    DSM 7.0 Can't do Hyper Backup due to "unsupported" SSDs "overheating". Official support won't help. How do I raise shutdown temperature?

    I am just a simple consumer with a NAS for file backup and retrieval across my home PCs. I have no real knowledge about programming, networking, or system administration. So please be patient with me. Thanks! I have a DS220j NAS and two Kingdston SA400S37/480G SSD drives. I store my files on...
  19. whiteyk0

    HELP, password no longer works

    Hi, My password no longer works. I just recently setup a new router and I also changed the master password in my password manager. It was the only password that I changed. There is no problem with any of my passwords except for my Disk station 7. Somehow my DS7 password no longer works and I...
  20. Jan Janowski

    Anyone good with creating an Action Rule in Surveillance Station -- Need Direction

    I'm printing out info on ACTION RULES for Surveillance Station, and I know what I want to do, but have not yet found correct way to do it.... History: Want to give access to camera pointing at a 'Road Switchback' on our HOA's Website... (Mountain Roads at times becomes Impassable... Want to...
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