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    Please help: Shared folder is limited to 4TB, no quota settings apply?

    Dear pros, I have a NAS Synology with 20TB, I create a backup folder and map it to my Windows 10 laptop. I don't set limit or quota for this folder, but in my Windows 10, the capacity is just 4TB. I recently empty all recycle bins and re-clam storage But I don't know why this happen. Can...
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    CIFS shared folder fails to remount after PC reboot: how to force remount from command line?

    I have several shared volumes from my Windows 10 PC auto-mounted on my DS920+ as CIFS shared folders. Technically they're encrypted CloudDrive volumes, though I don't see how that would change anything from the NAS perspective. Anyway, so far so good, but whenever I reboot my PC, the remote...
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    Data scrubbing on 1 shared folder only

    Hi all, Might be a stupid question I have 3.5TB data, but only 1 folder is really important for me. ata integrity protection is enabled only for this shared folder. that means that data scrubbing would run on that folder only? Or else it will run in the entire HDD but will be effective for...
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    Cannot create shared folder message

    I am not able to create a Shared Folder At least I obtain this message below. I tried different admin users, same result. I tried different browsers, no change. Parameters: Pure default shared folder on ext4 (no quota) Space available: 224GB out of 8TB Synology DS412+ DSM
  5. pajczur

    Shared Folder VS Drive

    Hello, sorry for that question. Of course I've seen many posts about comparison Drive with File Station or with Cloud Station. But I still can't understand what functionality gives me Drive over straight functionality of Shared Folder. After all the Shared Folder connected to other devices has...
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    NFS shared folder with linux extremely slow

    Hey everyone, i just set up a NFS shared folder on my ds218+ (2x8tb ironwolf, RAID 1) to use with my ubuntu 20 workstation. I can read and write files in the mounted folder. Unfortunately i cannot exceed 7mb/s when writing data to the NAS. My worktation has a SSD. I checked the following...
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    Family shared folder

    Hello to everyone, I am very new to NAS System, and I have DS218+, running on Win10/IOS and with iPhone as mobile device. I saw a lots of videos how to create "new groups/profiles" and how to set the apps and functions permissions, but I don't find nay video and any comment about the possible...
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    Slideshow from Shared Folder on iOS?

    I have an old Android tablet that I have used for years to stream random pictures from a shared photo folder on my Synology NAS. I used an app called PhotoCloud, which worked pretty well. Now the screen on the tablet is going out and I wanted to repurpose an ipad to take over the job. Unlike...
  9. SkipWhiffle

    Shared Folder Sync Question

    Hi, I've got a question regarding Shared Folder Sync. I have 2 identical Synology DS1819+ systems running btrfs. My intent is to backup the first unit's files (Wally) to the second (Wally2). The second unit was originally populated as a shared folder sync from the first. Each NAS now has...
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    Question Shared Folder Sync permissions

    Hi all, I'm using the Shared Folder Sync feature to replicate shared folders between 2 NAS devices (shocker!). The problem I'm having is that the permissions on the replicated folders (on the 'target' NAS) are changed or reset after each sync. I want to be able to access / copy data from the...
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    Can I tell Moments to pull media from any shared folder?

    Hello, As I patiently wait for the 2020+ series Synology NAS drives to arrive, I am trying to learn all that I can so that I am prepared when it comes time to configure. The main goal of my NAS will be to store many pictures. While this is not my only goal, it's what is driving the purchase...
  12. RoCaRay

    Question Shared Folder Sync Alternatives

    I'm looking for the most straightforward method to perform one-way sync of about 30TB between a DS3617xs and a DS3018xs (both with Btrfs) on a 10G Local Network. Mostly archived media files with occasional additions - and very rare deletions. We require a (read-only) 'mirror' image of the...
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    Shared folder sync from Synology to QNAP

    I have a Synology DS418 and a QNAP TS-431P sitting in the same closet plugged into the same router. My goal is for the QNAP to act as a backup for the Synology, in case the controller board fails or the power supply melts, etc. I have a share "Filez" on both, with the same data. When I make...
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    Question Can't resolve error: "The shared folder cannot be a backup source because it has been selected as a destination"

    Trying to set up a Hyper Backup from new DS218+ to existing DS212. However, no matter which source folder I choose on the DS218+, I get the error: The shared folder cannot be a backup source because it has been selected as a destination I get this error no matter which folder I choose on...
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    NFS failover with shared folder sync/replication?

    Hi There! I have a couple of Synology NAS currently and I wondered whether there was a way to sync NAS1 shared folder A to NAS2 shared folder A such that, if NAS1 goes down, NFS (and potentially CIFS, etc) connections from clients would automatically failover to NAS2? I'm aware of Synology...