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  1. Telos

    Cloudflare Tunnel to NAS (HTTPS vs HTTP)

    I'm attempting to end port-forwarding and using Cloudflare tunnels to do so. But connecting to the NAS seems odd to me. Some background... Presently I use RP to reach my NAS DSM login. For example, in a browser URL I enter: https://nas1.mydomain.com RP "translates" this as...
  2. B

    4 bay nas with 2 partition

    Hi everyone :) I would get a new sinology nas 4 bay. I already have 2 4tb disks in raid1 that are currently working in another qnap nas that I want replace and I would get 2 other bigger disks 8+8tb; now, I don't want format the old disks because are full, it would be possible create two raid1...
  3. ed.j

    What to do before moving NAS to new location

    Pretty simple really - I am going to be moving my main NAS from my flat to my girlfriend's. I'm pretty sure her LAN is 192.168.5.1 (so I have given access to that in the firewall) - but I can't be sure I think I should change from static IP to dynamic/DHCP too Anything else? Are there...
  4. N

    Best practices for new NAS newbie

    Hi I have today set up DS120j (with 4TB) and wanted to make sure it's properly set up with folders/volumes, etc. but as a newbie and despite reading many articles and watching videos, I feel like I need a better understanding. The NAS will mainly be used for backing up for myself and my...
  5. H

    DSM 7.1 Sonarr, Radarr, Lidarr and Bazarr not starting up when nas has started

    I have a startup issue with Sonarr, Radarr, Lidarr and Bazarr. When my nas DS920+ starts up most of the services are started, nzbget, sabnzbd etc. but the services for Sonarr, Radarr, Lidarr and Bazarr won't start automatically. I have to start them manually by hitting the recover button. No...
  6. T

    Active Backup For Business is slow and slows down the NAS

    I have two DS918+ in a high availability configuration and I backup about 20 Windows office machines to it with very low volume data (about 1GB/machine/day most of which is seemingly Windows updates). I used global de-duplication (currently at 2.4x de-duplication rate which also strikes me as...
  7. S

    Copying Time Machine folders from NAS to Mac

    Hello all!! My Mac Time Machine operation gave me the dreaded verification error and Time Machine wants to basically reset itself. This is not an option as my current Time Machine (TM) backups on my NAS include 3 years of data for a large media product development. The TM is working fine as...
  8. tekguru

    Connectivity to the NAS as smb://nasname from iPad / iPhone?

    Okay....... from my Mac I can access 'my folders' on the NAS by accessing shares via smb://nasname or smb://nas.ipaddress via either my NAS username or NAS admin.username. If I go on the iPad (on the home network connected via WiFi) and look to connect to a server and use smb://nasname I...
  9. B

    Log in from a VM running on the NAS

    Hi I own a Synology NAS which I sometimes access while I am traveling. Currently Im on vaccation and Id like to access some files. For some reason Im unable to login even though Im quite sure Im using the correct login data. There is a VM running on the NAS with Windows 7. I can however access...
  10. S

    DSM 7.1 [RT6600ax] Unable to reach internal NAS or printer or IoT devices

    Hi, I am having issues accessing internal devices over VPN. I have four VLAN's on my RT6600ax router 1. Primary Network - Personal Laptops, phones and NAS. Disabled AP isolation 2. Guest Network - Enabled AP isolation 3. IoT network - Has all IoT devices including Homekit devices, TV and...
  11. J

    DS218+ (Move Data from WD NAS)

    Hi Have decided to upgrade my 6tb WDMyCloud. I have about 5tb of media files to move over to the DS218+. What would be the best (fastest) method for me to carry out this task? WD has very poor UI and i certainly cannot find anything on their side that would assist. Your help and guidance is...
  12. N

    Upgrading Firmware And Changing Sector Size On Seagate X16 Exos / IronWolf / IronWolf Pro HDDs, While Installed In Your Synology NAS

    I've recently purchased a new Synology RS1221+ NAS and several Seagate Exos X16 HHDs, and needed to convert them from the factory 512 byte setting, to the native 4096 byte sector size. I notice a lot of guides are using desktop computers / external HDD enclosures / USB adapters (that's bad) to...
  13. Phone Guy

    UPS: Should the NAS poweroff ? Mine does NOT

    I connected a UPS to my main DS1621+, and set it to enter safe mode in 5 minutes. I also set all my nas's to talk to the main nas as the ups server and get the settings from server which is 5 minutes. I pulled the plug from the wall and and the ups will power everything for about 20 mins. So the...
  14. SynoMan

    Fireproof Synology NAS ! - IOSafe 220+ Review

    IOSafe's new 220+ NAS incorporates the guts of a Synology 220+ network attached storage device into a rugged safe-like package that can resist fires and floods using a special endothermic material. As usually an interesting review from Lon.
  15. D

    strange Nas not shown in win explorer

    ok so a bit of a strange one for me... i own two nas devices a ds920+ and a ds418 now the ds920 has always been seen by my network on windows pcs in explorer under network. my ds920 is plugged in to a netgear mesh satellite and all was well, my ds418 was plugged in to a poe switch with the...
  16. Phone Guy

    Best method to isolate/protect backup nas server?

    I was going to post this as a reply to another thread, but this deserves a new post. The title says it all, but: If I have source nas backing up to target nas, both on my lan, how/what is the best way to protect the backup target nas? The idea being that someone has compromised my lan...
  17. Phone Guy

    CMS over Tailscale for remote located NAS possible?

    So I use CMS on my main nas, and I have my other local nas all connect to it for centralized notifications. I have a remote nas at another location, can I use Tailscale to connect it my main nas or is there a better way to accomplish this? So I want the remote nas communicate with my local nas(es)
  18. S

    DSM 7.1 What if my NAS crashed and I wanted to migrate to QNAP?

    I bought my first NAS the DS920+ and am worried about getting locked into Synology. Couple questions: If my NAS crashes 10 years down the road - not the drives but if the controller hardware fried itself - would I need another Synology NAS to recover my data? Can I buy a non-Synology NAS...
  19. J

    Active Backup of NAS -> NAS really slow ...

    Something very odd is happening with Active Backup. I used AB to backup a DS920+ to a DS918+ (I also have a hyper backup on eSATA becasue beta ;-). I upgraded the disks in the 920 to 4K sector size and did a bare metal restore. It worked great, wire speed limited, everything back as expected...
  20. D

    Possibility of nas treating drives like a pc.

    Hi I have a couple of nas drives one a DS920+ used for plex and photos i also have a DS418 which is used for surveillance station on a single drive. I was wondering if it would be possible to use the 3 spare bays on the 418 to insert and remove drives much like you can with a pc adding files...
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