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  1. R

    DS file Photo backup does not show all subfolders

    Hi Forum, I want to use DS File for back up my fotos reguarly. My pictures are stored in the subfoleder storage/emulated/0/DCIM/100MEDIA This folder 100Media is not selectable in the ds file select source folder. There only the base folder (DCIM) is selectable but empty. Does anyone have an...
  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. S

    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
  4. G

    Photo station with reverse proxy in use

    Is anyone using photo station, and reverse proxy?
  5. J

    What´s the best solution based on my needs?

    Dear community! Please let me use your brains for a second 🧠 I´m trying to create my final backup-solution even though it´s probably not even possible :oops: I´ve got A LOT of photos (got digitals since 1999) and a bunch of videos. I just bought the Synology DS220J and it´s my first Synology...
  6. jeyare

    SD card reviews for your photo NAS workflow (from the card to your storage)

    there is one basic principle: when you need copy of your data from a SD card (camera) to your NAS through your desktop/laptop, just think about the SD card performance heavy bottleneck in this case. Nothing will help you, even USB-C, TB3 or 10GB Eth, when your SD card is able to perform...
  7. S

    Synology Photo app is on Appstore

    I've got it on my phone but don't have a DSM 7 nas yet. So: Anybody tried it? In what way are they combining DS Photo and the Moments-app (functionality) ?
  8. NAS Newbie

    How do I manually create/setup containers for use in Docker?

    So I'm really struggling with some of the apps in docker that require variable editing, folder mapping, SSH, and/or Docker Compose work prior to being able to fulling configure the container. I simply do not understand all of the commands necessary. In this thread, I have managed to get to the...
  9. N

    logging onto DS photo

    Hi, I'm having issues logging onto DS Photo remotely. I can log on through my iPhone when I'm at home on my home wifi account but if I'm just on cellular or away from home on another wifi I cannot log on. My IP address, password etc are all correct and the fact that I can log on when on my home...
  10. NAS Newbie

    Photo sorting software?

    does anyone have good photo sorting software? Have thousands of photos in a completely messed up folder structure. Would like to find a program that will pull the photos out of all their existing folders and resort them into new folders by month or year or whatever I might choose. Seems like...
  11. 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...
  12. Telos

    Question Photo Station DDNS URL Problem

    When I launch Photo Station from the DSM desktop, it loads my DDNS URL, and goes nowhere... For example... hxxps://hot.synology.me/photo/.... The source of problem is that I have set a reverse proxy for the NAS login as such: hxxps://hot.synology.me > hxxps://NAS_IP:NAS_HTTPS_Port Hence...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. K

    Solved Photo Station: no image information

    After a couple of days summer vacation, I uploaded about 300 images to 3 new folders in Photo Station using Photo Station Uploader running on a Win 10 PC. Unfortunately, all these images in Photostation show "null" in every image info except filename and resolution. The result is that images...
  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. Q

    Remove the default "Video", "Photo" & "Music" folders

    How can I remove the default "Video", "Photo", "Music" & "Documents" folders? I have no purpose for them. I have my own Project-based filing system. As far as I'm concerned they're all simply "Files".
  18. gannugood

    Can you upload folders of photos into Photo Station?

    Hi Guys I am new to Synology and am setting up my DS218Play. Primarily taking advantage of the COVID situation to sort my files. I decided to use PhotoStation as I fell it gives me more control. The folder structure on my PC is well organised and I have now moved (using USB Copy) all my photos...
  19. 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...
  20. M

    Question Videos missing from Photo folder in Windows

    I'm using PhotoSync (which is a brilliant app, by the way) to copy photos and videos from my phone to my NAS. It seemed sensible to put them in the photo folder which DSM created. In File Station I can see that all the photos and videos have arrived. However, when I look at the same folder in...
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