1. M

    Moments vs Photos

    I am trying to set up my Synology to best serve my family and I. One of the main reasons we got this was for data storage and most importantly a centralized area to house pictures. I am a little confused as to advantages/disadvantages of both moments and photos, and which to use for my...
  2. M

    Photo setup

    Hello, I am looking for recommendations and help creating a photo backup/sharing setup. I have read several discussions without finding a definitive answer so I decided to register and create a new thread. The situation: Family of four, two young kids, 8 and 6, so just starting to take their own...
  3. A

    Moments load broken photos

    Hello. I have been using moments from the beginning. It works ok, but from last week after adding new photos, I have a problem. Some of the photos have errors, they don't all come off. This happens both in the ios application and through the website. What have I tried so far: - indexing enabled...
  4. pajczur

    Moments „Moments” auto backup various issues.

    Hello, my girlfriend use Android Samsung phone, and she make tones of photos. And her phone storage shrinks very quickly. I wonder if is there option to move each new photo immediately from Android Galery to Moments. By „move” I mean to delete photo from phone storage and save it in moments. It...
  5. poumtatalia

    Moments has been slowing my DS218 for 2 days

    Hi there, New to NAS usage, I need one mainly for storage and pics management. Since I installed Moments 2 days ago, to organize my photostation pics, the whole NAS is dead slow. Some apps (like photostation) keep on giving me "Timouts", "not responding" and other slowness related issues...
  6. O

    Moments - how to change storage volume

    Hi i'm new to synology (xpeonology). I have created XPeonology nas on my server which has two volumes 1 is 100gb where the moments is installed and data is stored currently. I would like to change the moments storage to Volume2 which is 3tb in size. So, i would like to use this volume to...
  7. NAS Newbie

    Why aren't all my photos showing up in Moments?

    I just got done with a massive photo transfer of 30k+ photos. They are now all sorted into folder by year, and are located in the photos/moments folder on my NAS. Most of the photos appear to be showing up in Moments, but for some reason, photos in folders 2010-2013 are not coming through...
  8. NAS Newbie

    How can I share a Moments Album via Reverse Proxy?

    I want to set up an album of photos for my grandma to view. I know that it is frowned upon, but I want to use just the public link option instead of creating a password/username for her so she doesn't have to remember login info. I'd kill the link after a couple of days once she's...
  9. S

    How to copy Photos/Videos in Moments

    Hello, I'm new to Synology and Moments. I have a ton of photos and videos on my phone 500GB and my phone ran out of space. I am in real need to transfer everything to Moments. When I used the Android Moments app, it only copied screenshots to my amazement. But it did create a folder for each day...
  10. t4ir1

    App permissions and indexing

    Hello all, I am facing problems having my Moments app working properly for a non-admin account. I searched and various places and none of the solutions offered helped me so I hope some expert that might come upon my post, might help me. Finger crossed. My DS1621+ integrates a domain and we use...
  11. H

    Moments Windows app?

    Is there a Moments Windows app similar to the phone app? Or should there be? It seems pretty clunky to have to open my NAS in a browser window and then open Moments from the NAS desktop.
  12. S

    Question DS Photo or Moments Auto Backup

    Hi Everyone, I'm reaching out for clarity around geofence/auto backup of photos on to my NAS, mine has stopped working, and no long automatically backs up. From reading some articles online this appears to be an IOS related problem a not so much to do with the app/synology, but others are...
  13. S

    Question Moments - Can it use cloud computing resources or a network connected PCs for compute?

    The AI features of Moments are compelling, however as I have an image library of over 200,000 photos, the processing may take forever. Is there a way to outsource some of the AI compute to the cloud or to another PC on the network? The Synology unit is great (DS1512+) but these Celeron /...
  14. M.Richard

    Editing Photos in Moments

    Is it possible to edit photos in an external photo editor that have been stored in Moments?
  15. NAS Newbie

    I did a dumb thing: Photo Station fighting w/ Moments

    So I was curious about Photo Station and wanted to play around with it. Before I get to the problem I have to give some background: I have 2 users set up for myself: an admin user (NewbieAdmin) and then my everyday user (Newbie). NewbieAdmin can do all the admin stuff, while Newbie has...
  16. D

    Browsing photos in photo station or moments

    Hi, I am thinking of purchasing a Synology NAS and have some questions about how a guest user could browse a folder containing photos and videos. I would envisage that a search function would be possible within either photo station or moments. I have tried the live demo of DSM but it is still...
  17. R

    Moments folders permissions vs. other folders in DSM

    I installed moments on my nas about a month ago and started to put pictures into the "shared" moments library so the wife and I can work on creating a master library. I went to file station to see where the photos were saved and noticed that my personal account and neither my wife had access to...
  18. A

    Can I tell Moments to pull media from any shared folder?

    Hello, As I patiently wait for the 2020+ series Synology NAS drives to arrive, I am trying to learn all that I can so that I am prepared when it comes time to configure. The main goal of my NAS will be to store many pictures. While this is not my only goal, it's what is driving the purchase...
  19. skavans

    Question Can't backup Moments with HyperBackup. Hangs on 0%.

    Hey there, How can I backup Moments with HyperBackup correctly? I'm trying to backup the Moments app to a cloud via WebDav, but the task hangs with 0% on backuping Moments application. I've waited for half a day, but nothing is changed. The utilization of both network, HDD and CPU are about 0...
  20. W

    Moments replacing google photo? is it any good

    Hi Guys, I'm new here, seems like not many of NAS users actually talk about replacing google photo or any other external service for Moments or Photo Station. Knowing NAS limitation I have some questions: 1. has anyone moved out of google photos to NAS sucessfully? 2. Are reading speeds...