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    Fixing port number in share links once and for all

    Okay SynoForum, I've been all over the internet searching for a fix to this. Problem: Every time I create a share link within Drive, Moments, Video Station... the link always contains a port number (https://example.com:5001/vs/sharing/abc123) Desired outcome: I want share links to not contain...
  2. R

    Allow linux guest to access share

    In VMware Workstation I can specify a folder on the Host system that a guest can access. How can I do the same in Virtual Machine Manager on my Synology NAS? I would like my Ubuntu virtual machine (guest) to have access to a shared folder on my NAS, without going out over network. Is my...
  3. E

    Apple M1 crash/freeze when searching synology share in finder

    I posted this on syno community as well, but no reactions so far. Can anybody suggest a workaround or fix for the fact that my new M1 Macbook pro and M1 Mac mini both crash (yes power button needed to revive) when I search my Synology shares from Finder app. I just go in Finder and make a...
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    Activebackupforbusiness share permission

    Hello, I'd like to know which are the best settings for Activebackupforbusiness share. I'd like to give full permission to Active Backup software but nothing or readonly to all the users mapped on the NAS, to avoid ransomwares to reach and crypt the folder. Is this possible?
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    Any way to make a share act like google drive on windows?

    Hi folks, New synology user here. As a long-time google drive user, I've become accustomed to having "mapped" drives being constantly available across all networks, and having the ability to choose which folders/files to make available locally offline. Another convenience is that one can add...
  6. 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...
  7. B

    best way to share a nas between a DMZ and Office lan

    Due to some budget constraints I would like to share my NAS between the machines on the DMZ (a proxmox cluster) and my office lan. I currently have a RS819 with 2 ports (soon to be upgraded to the RS1820+ with 4 1Gb ports and 2 10G ports). On the proxmox cluster the volumes are mounted using...
  8. Imcon

    How to share folders to RW for users without an account

    Sometimes we use File share link to allow someone outside the company to download files/directories (read only). But I would like to have an option to allow Write for such users as well and I do not want to create a new account. Just to do quick share link creation but to have RW option. Is it...
  9. WST16

    Question Who accessed a Drive’s publicly shared file?

    Hi, I’ve shared a Synology Drive file using its public link generator with anyone with the link to be able “to view”. Where can I find a log of who accessed the file and when (ip address and time)? If I create a shared public link using File Station, when someone accesses the file, a log will...
  10. DeltaGolf

    Solved SMB share disconnects

    On a Mac I'm connecting to my shared folders in the usual command-K way. I get the list of folders and access one. It mounts and - as usual - the server appears in my Finder window under 'Locations'. Then I remember I need to access that other folder so, as I'm already connected, I click on the...
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    Is there a way to share a link to a folder through Synology Drive in a way that it doesn't require using the Drive app?

    I can actually share individual files with Drive and they do not require downloading via an app. They can just be downloaded via the web browser. However, when I send a link to a folder via text, my friend sees this. I want this to work kind of like sharing links in Dropbox works. I don't...
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    Question Best way to share files similar to DropBox

    New here! I have a DS418 play that has single volume with raid. I backup two computers to the NAS using Drive client. These computers are named as individual users and have their own folders. They do not use the home, homes drive hierachy. I would like to transfer large files (non email...
  13. jeyare

    Question How to Share specific folder(s) from Android to Synology NAS

    Can't find useful solution how to share specific folder (or folders by defined selection) from Android device into NAS: - automatically (no need an action after initial setup) follow defined connection (any change, period, from system booting) - on demand - no WebDAV based protocol, SFTP is more...
  14. D

    sharing link 10k+ files 75 GB

    I am new to my NAS so I am not sure the best way to do this. It isn't a frequent thing but I have approximately 12,000 files that total 75 GB that I need to get to three different people that are located in two different states and a different country. Will the file station share a link...
  15. WST16

    Question Drive share links?

    Hi All, I’ve been using Drive for my iPadOS and iOS applications and so far I like it. Now I’m trying Drive’s sharing feature. I think it’s better than sharing using DSM as it won’t expose the DSM assigned port, provided that you’ve added a port for Drive in the DSM’s Application Portal...
  16. jeyare

    LAN file share between NAS and Desktop(running on M.2 NVMe) - a consideration

    So it's a time to share my experiences with M.2 NVMe disks in my desktops. I would like to open discussion with you, about your experiences. First, some basics: "Non-Volatile Memory Express” = NVMe, is an open standard developed to allow modern SSDs to operate at the range of current physical...
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    Solved Syno Drive 2 reports "missing local folder or insufficient privileges" for mounted NTFS Win 10 share

    Suspect installing Drive in Win 10 has corrupted NTFS shared partiion to Ubuntu access. Read on. I've two OS's running alternately on same machine. I boot one or the other at a time. They only share data on an NTFS partition of SSD drive. There's only that one drive in the machine. I'll name...
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    Solved Initialize calendar failed; new calendar not possible to share

    Hello and good afternoon, on my DS1618 + I use the Drive with Calendar and a whole range of other packages. The calendar works, but I cannot create a new calendar or release it. A calendar "without title" is created, but instead of being able to configure it, the window closes immediately with...
  19. abramq

    Spreadsheet - can I insert to cell a link to a file that is on the same NAS via a path instead of a share link?

    My company has a lot of scans (pdf), saved to the NAS and we would like to make a table in a spreadsheet (saved on the same NAS), available to employees. That spreadsheet, should have links to those scans (one link in one cell). But I would not like to click on each scan and generate a "share...
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    Migrate only one share w/snapshots?

    Is it possible to migrate just one share that has snapshots? I meet all the rules for a full NAS to NAS migration with the assistant but I'd rather move shares as I need to.
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