1. W

    User introduction Greetings from Converse, TX

    I am a convert from NetGear to Synology!! I am beginning to dive into this platform as I thrive for keeping up with innovation. My son made the recommendation to look into Synology as a colleague of his installs Synology drives and explained their stability over the NetGear product. So here I...
  2. A

    User introduction Hi from Texas

    Hey! I've been a happy Synology user (DS916+) for many years, but I realize I'm only scratching the surface of what it's capable of. I recently bought a second NAS (DS920+) to use as off-site backup (and perhaps as local access when in the other location). I figure it's time I start learning...
  3. L

    User introduction Hi from Montreal

    Hello, I'm from Montreal, Canada. Been using a DS1512+ (5X4TB with 3GB RAM) for 8 years now and I love it. I mainly use it for VideoStation, DownloadStation, AudioStation and I run my Ubiquiti Unifi Network Controller using a docker image running on it. I think this is an incredible machine...
  4. D

    User introduction Hi from Germay

    Hi everyone, I'm from Germany, next to Cologne. Since two years I've got an DS918+. Now I hope to find some help with questions around DSM 7. Best regards - Daniel
  5. V

    User introduction Hi Everyone

    Hi Everyone, I have been owning a DS416 for quite a while now, and bought a DS218 two years ago. I originally thought of doing everything on one NAS, but then, I moved country, leaving the DS416 behind. On the other side of the world, I found the latency quite bad (both connections are optic...
  6. L

    User introduction Hi from Spain

    Hi everyone! I'm from Spain, arrived there trying to find a solution to my problem. Hope will find solution or at least learn more about Syno NAS. Thanks!
  7. deltadata

    User introduction Hello & Thank You!

    I already created a new thread a few days ago and received good advice. This forum reminds me of 90s and 2000s helpful tech forums that seem to have disappeared. Lots of friendly people, a few with amazing knowledge and experience willing to share that info to help others. Usually, the main...
  8. BrotherTobious

    User introduction Hello fellow Synology's

    Hey all Quite new to Synology, been having some issue with my and this place has help out already, but some I am banging my head against the wall!! And all though cooling in this hot time not helpful. Hope to learn from you and to help others as I soak up more too. Take it easy one and all...
  9. S

    User introduction Longtime Synology user new to forum.

    Hello everyone! I've been a long time Synology user (more models than I can count) and just now moving ocer to this forum. Official Synology forum is like a ghost town. Very little engagement. I currently am using DS1621xs+ with 2 Kingston DC500M 3.84TB in a Raid 1 and 4 18TB Exos in a Raid 5...
  10. senp

    User introduction DS211+ upgrader just arrived here

    Hi all, I'm a long time 211+ user who just ordered my new 220+. So I thought I'd better say hello so you know who I am when I start asking dumb questions lol! Going to have a look around the Forum now, looks very busy around here!
  11. C

    User introduction Hello Everyone

    New here and grateful to find a friendly forum for Synology Stations. I move from a Seagate Goflex drive the gave up it's ghost to a Synology DS920+ My main use is primarily backup of personal files, phots and data. However I'd also like to learn all the ins and out of what's capable beyond...
  12. I

    User introduction Great forum

    Hello everybody, this forum is amazing for discovering new things on Synology stuff. Thank you to all the contributors and for their amazing work.
  13. J

    User introduction Ciao!

    Hello everyone, my name is Giacomo and I am writing from Italy. I recently bought a Synology NAS for the no-profit organization in which I am a volunteer, to be used as a storage system and for automatic backup of Google Workspace accounts. I am setting up the NAS with the help of tutorials...
  14. Hyperstrike

    User introduction *Fires someone else into the forums in a pile of fail.*

    *Walks in afterward, quietly and unobtrusively* Hi guys. Had a build go sideways on me when the Western Digital Golds ATE a 1000W PSU, preventing POST on anything more than 2 drives. 4x10GB Drives, meant for RAID10. As the storage space was BADLY needed for my system migration. cue purchase of...
  15. N

    User introduction Hello Syno world !

    I am based in France and I join this forum to get more information and tips about my latest NAS, the DS1821+. I hope to contrinute in a good way ! Cheers !
  16. X

    User introduction Hello everyone from Portugal

    Hello everyone. I've just purchased a DS920+ and I've came to this forum by google searches. I consider mysefl as a techie guy, although in regard to storage and servers not so much. I have a proxmox server running my pfsense firewall (KVM), and 5 or 6 LXC containers, and also 4 ou 6 Docker...
  17. O

    User introduction Hi peop's

    Hi all, Im a long time Synology user just about to update to a new Syn Nas and came accross this forum high in google search so many thanks , you may from my 1st visit alone have saved me much time and cash on making a wrong purchase decision . :)(y)
  18. J

    User introduction Hello to everyone

    My introduction will start like that of a new user just one down in the list ... "Hi All, Stumbled across the forum yesterday when my DS415+ died..." except I wasn't as lucky as him and didn't just purchase a DS920+... :-( I've had one or more NAS for the last 10 years. Mostly Synology. Love...
  19. vivian

    User introduction New to the world of NAS

    Hello All, I am glad to be here. Looking through the forum, I see helpful posts and knowledge share and experiences. So, I stepped into the world of NAS for the first-time last month. Got myself a DS920+ and the sole intention was Plex. Although I am discovering the world of possibilities. I...
  20. C

    User introduction Hi All...

    Hi All, Stumbled across the forum yesterday when my DS415+ died! luckily i managed to purchase and get a DS920+ in the same day and was back up and running last night !! Now that i have the DS920, thinking of moving MS AD and Email to it to reduce the VM's i am running at home.... Used my...