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    Restrict access of services (DownloadStation, Photos, HyperBackup etc.) to specific LAN port?

    Hello, I am looking for a way to limit internet-access of download station, photos or HyperBackup to one dedicated LAN-port/NIC. I could put this NIC in another subnet or VLAN and set in my gateway/firewall (not the firewall in the DS!) that from this network/VLAN only interface WAN1 (fast...
  2. X

    Synology Photos app ONLY not accepting imported SSL Cert?

    Hi there, So I had an earlier issue that my connection to Synology Photos was super slow locally. This was because I was using an external address to access the server instead of an internal IP, but in terms of keeping the connection the same for the mobile app, it was required for me to keep...
  3. P

    Problems in browsing photos on mobile, in Shared Space

    Did someone try to browse on mobile (I can try on IOS, both Safari and Chrome) a Shared Space? I can see the picture BUT if I try to zoom on it, or even just touch the screen of the phone, the screen becomes black, the photo disappears and it's even difficult to come back. I suppose it is a bug...
  4. S

    DSM 7.0 How to backup camera photos on iPhone to NAS?

    Hi everyone. My wife and I have a newborn daughter and we both click a ton of pics of her on our phones. I recently bought the DS220+ with one of the main intentions being able to backup photos in full resolution and share with each other. I was able to backup photos from my phone using the...
  5. Q

    Photos Question regarding DS Photos

    I have set this up and log in is via the local IP address, e.g. etc. I have hopefully correctly set a firewall route that only allows access to the NAS on the LAN. So, my question is this, please, I cannot seem to find the answer, when not on the local network, so not on Wifi or...
  6. B

    delete duplicates Synology photos (7)

    Still searching.... I migrated my Apple libraries (still a bit screwy) and have found a ton of duplicates... want to try a thinning. Not worried if if fails as I have not deleted the Apple libraries but would like to avoid any additional pain in this process. Is there within Synology Photos...a...
  7. D

    Import iPhoto archives into Synology Photos?

    Hey all! I just picked up a ds920+ and I'm looking to take gigabytes of various iPhoto archives from different Mac computers and put them on the new NAS and to stop using iPhoto due to it's inability to work with a NAS at all. I came across this thread, import iPhoto with dsm7 that said...
  8. T

    Help - Managing photos in Apple Ecosystem

    Hi All, I currently own a WD MyCloud Home and an older synology DS213+. I'm thinking of upgrading to a DS220+ so I can upgrade to DSM 7. Before I do I wanted to ensure it could meet my needs for an icloud replacement. I use MacOS and iOS. I'd love to have a photo library sync across my...
  9. SynoMan

    Info Synology Photos 1.1

    What's new in version 1.1.0-0224 1. Optimized the browsing experience for opening share links from mobile devices. 2. Supports rating photos. 3. Supports sorting albums. 4. Supports setting users' access permissions of Share Space folders in batch. 5. Supports applying privacy-related settings...
  10. T

    Display photos in the home

    I have been looking for years to find a working solution to display my photo library. I've got pictures of friends/family/places etc., but i can only see them on my mobile or my desktop. I see digital frames like nixplay or other similar frames, and they all work with google photo library...
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    Photos - Album thumbnail

    Is there any way to change the thumbnail for an album in Synology Photos? When in Albums mode, the folder thumbnail appears to be totally random. Same goes for Photos/Folder view/ -- in this case the thumbnail for the subfolder appears to be random as well. I want to be able to designate a...
  12. V

    Organizing photos

    As posted earlier, I have uploaded a wodge of photos to my new nas, but they are totally disorganized. I want to group them into various folders. I can view them in Synology photos but can't do anything with them, or manipulate them in file station but can't see them. Could someone point me in...
  13. P

    Using moments photos photo station as Screensaver

    Really not sure where this was most appropriate, so here goes. I've got a ds1621 and one of the things I'm using it for is backup photos from family phones (about 5 or 6 phones) So I have a media center machine on my TV, which uses a folder of pictures it randomizes thru as a screen saver...
  14. G

    Where are the personal-space photos stored for synology-photos on the NAS?

    I have a shared folder that I can easily backup for the shared-space photos. But I do not know where the reset of my personal-photos are and how I would go about using USB-copy to back them up to an external! Any ideas would be great, thanks -James
  15. SynoMan

    Change space and view after login to Synology Photos

    Just wondering if this is happening only to me. When I log in to Synology Photos I get the Shared space page: After that, I need to manually switch to Personal space. And on top of it, I get the folder view although my last setting was timeline view (so switch it manually again, every time):
  16. B

    Synology Photos

    Noobie.....Just can't seem to be able to "share" a photo... send it in an email or text from my Synology photos . Choices are only to allow access .... Am I missing a 'duh' thing here? (can't one attach it ?)
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    Synology Photos Enable Share Link is being redirected

    My share links from Synology Photos are redirecting to an IP address that I don't recognize, looks like it belongs to a Fios router. I copy the link, set it to Anyone Can Download but the link ends up in a different IP address. I haven't had this problem prior to the change to Synology Photos.
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    Syncing 16TB of photos from PC to NAS, what option to use?

    I want to sync and keep synced my photo catalog (around 16TB) from my PC to my NAS. I want to know what options to use? Synology Drive? Just mount a folder using SAMBA or NFS? What software to use for sync? Resilio? Allway Sync? Syncthing? Please advice! Thank you!
  19. G

    Software for duplicate photos & videos

    I'm in the process of cleaning up and organizing the photo digital closet on my nas. I have been dumping files off our computers, phones, and backups of backups of backups to a centrally located synology that was put in place about a year ago now. Now that all the data is in one place and proper...
  20. poolshark333

    Synology Photos: force re-indexing?

    I've just moved nearly all my photos to Photos and have culled thru all the Facial Recognition/People to properly name/tag them etc. I do have incorrect time/date stamps on a lot of my photos (most of these were originally scanned in by my parents). That said, I've gone in and tweaked the...