1. D

    Question Switch type for IP cameras with Surveillance Station

    Hello, I'm going to be installing 5 cameras around my home to use with Surveillance Station but am unsure what type of PoE switch to get. From the attachment this is how I would like it set up. Would a regular PoE switch work for the IP cameras without having bandwidth issues or do I need a...
  2. jono

    Solved Block access to router over internet? (Just access via VPN)

    I have SSL VPN running on my RT2600ac router, and created an SSL certificate for it using a domain name I own via Control Panel > Services > Certificate ( ). That works fine, but I also noticed that my router can be accessed externally using that domain name (...
  3. B

    URL log for 2600ac

    Hi, First post so please be gentle ... I am looking for a way to have a searchable URL log for individual clients on the network. Am aware that SRM provides some level of logging but this seems very basic and cant pin down individual network users accessing specific url's for up to a month. I am...
  4. MadBrit

    Question About SRM and Security

    Hi SynoFans, Excuse my ignorance, but I'm a first time poster and new to Synology tech. Not 100% sure where to post this, but thanks for any help in advance. Please move to another thread if not applicable. RT2600AC / SRM 1.2.3-8017 Update 4 I installed ntop-ng (network monitoring) on a linux...
  5. akahan

    SRM Update SRM Version: 1.2.3-8017-5

    Version: 1.2.3-8017-5 (2019-12-17) Important Note The update will be available for selected regions within the following weeks, although the release time in each region may vary slightly. Fixed Issues Fixed an issue related to the power density of Synology Router used in Europe.
  6. JME81

    Assign DNS name to non Windows? DNSMasq?

    With DD WRT any host I would assign a name to would be pingable internally by that name; with SRM, it's not. Is it possible to do this? I have a few devices such as a Linux box that I can't ping by it's host name and I have that I'd like to ping by a host name.
  7. NAS Newbie

    Is the ubiquiti dream machine an acceptable router?

    In a previous thread, @jeyare had shown me how I could use ubiquiti unifi hardware to basically unite 2 separate physical locations into one secure virtual network so that I could monitor cameras at the separate locations. I see that the Dream machine combines the router, switch, and access...
  8. NSquirrel

    Ports 5000 and 5001 and DS-Apps

    On my iPhone and iPad I have several DS apps: photo, file, audio, video, finder. My router is a BT Smart Hub, although I think this is not important, as such. I can access the router via - i.e. externally rather than internally via Wifi for this post. Additionally, again...
  9. bevode

    Solved Doh configuration

    Hello, i'm using DOH since the router have proposed it in the network so i have two question. 1 - When i use ssh for administration how can i add another DOH provider ?. 2 - can i with Nginx configuration propose my internal DOH (for firefox) ?. Question bonus, if the 2 is yes, how can i...
  10. JME81

    Question Firewall and NTP - help me read this rule

    I've enabled the NTP service on the router so that certain devices can use it. Is this rule needed and is it allowing outside sources into the network?
  11. Series - How to setup and configure a Synology Router

    Series - How to setup and configure a Synology Router

    This series of videos looks at how you set up a Synology (RT1900ac or RT2600ac) router. We will be looking at how you set up the main features of this model of router, reviewing everything from its basic configuration, through to its more advanced features. See all video's on the blog page...
  12. JME81

    RT2600ac Firewall Rule Help

    I'm trying to block a device from accessing the internet as well as the internet accessing it. This is more of a precautionary step. Please see attachment, do I have the settings correct?
  13. JME81

    Question HTTPS - Connection is not secure

    I have HTTPS running on a bunch of my internal systems, those systems are accessed by IP only. Firefox and other browser complain about "Connection not secure". I understand that the browser can't verify with it being in IP address. I'm accessing internal content via the LAN but I do VPN into...
  14. JME81

    Question Safe Access - No Internet all of the time - Except for one IP or URL?

    I have the "No internet access policy" set up under Safe Access for 2 devices, however, I want to allow ONLY traffic to Is that possible?
  15. WST16

    Info Common ports

    According to a networking utility I’m using, all of the below are considered common ports. Avoid using them unless you must (e.g. 25, 80, 443). 1, 7, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 42, 43, 53, 69, 79, 80, 88, 106, 110, 111, 113, 115, 119, 123, 135, 137, 138, 139, 143, 161, 177, 194, 311, 379, 389, 427...
  16. A44B

    rt2600ac still long term buy?

    Looking to reset my router set up, and wondering if the 2600 is still viable in the long term. Given that it is already over 2 years old, will I be able to keep it another 5 years with proper software support and updates? I am not too concerned about the 2600''s performance. I get by with...
  17. akahan

    Guest Network via LAN?

    Maybe I'm missing something basic. On the RT2600 and/or MR2200ac, is there no way to associate ethernet ports/connections with the guest network rather than the main network? That is: I have two wireless networks running on my Synology routers - the main one, and the guest. The guest does...
  18. Lieven

    Info Backup, change, sort,..... DHCP

    Hey, Backup, change, sort,..... DHCP (need to test more) but seems to work. Activate admin account. Enable ssh Login with root & pass. = admin pass. => winSCP,... Go to /etc/dhcpd => file = dhcpdStatic.ori Logout Reboot router
  19. SynoMan

    SRM Update SRM version 1.2.3-8017-4

    Version: 1.2.3-8017-4 (2019-10-15) Important Note The update will be available for all regions within the next few days, although the release time in each region may vary slightly. For users currently on SRM 1.2.3 8017 Update 3: Due to issues introduced in Update 3, certain scheduled tasks no...
  20. horizonbrave

    Info SRM 1.2.3 8017 Update 3 Recall !!!

    just found out about it! Sorry if it was already discussed :) (cross post on reddit)