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    Sync between internal hard drive and NAS

    So, I would like to sync some folders of my internal hard drive with my DS218play. Since synology does not propose this (to my surprise), I found ViceVersa Software: File Synchronization, File Replication, Windows Backup Software which works like a charm but only in the direction internal HD ->...
  2. Sync Your Synology NAS to Public Cloud With Cloud Sync | Synology

    Sync Your Synology NAS to Public Cloud With Cloud Sync | Synology

    Find out how to sync your Synology NAS to your public cloud service using Cloud Sync. Synology Cloud Sync supports most of the frequently used cloud services including but not limited to Google Drive, Dropbox, and Microsoft OneDrive. In this video, we will demonstrate how to configure Cloud...
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    Help needed to sync desktop files with NAS

    I have a Synology DS220j NAS working with an iMac desktop. I have been following the Synology instructions on "How to sync files between Synology NAS and your computer using Synology Drive Client". I have got as far as Step 8, so it should be set up, but when I open Synology Drive Client I...
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    Solved Simple Sync

    I have a home setup comprising a desktop Windows 10 PC with a DS218J NAS. I simply need to know how to set up the NAS in order to have one-way sync of selected files to the NAS, updating only when a file has changed. As a newby, I have spent days trying to get my head around Synology Drive...
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    sync content of a directory which is shared by ubuntu and W10 (dual boot)

    Hello, I am used to use Synology Drive from windows, ubuntu and macOS. But I enter a special case today for which I did not really find any helpful hints on the web. I installed a double boot ubuntu/W10 on a computer. I want my remote data to be synced on that computer in a single directory (do...
  6. 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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    Cloud Sync Has Started Deleting Local Files

    Helllo, I use the Cloud Sync package on my 218J to back up one of the NAS folders to Google Drive and have been doing so without problems for quite some time. The folder is call "cloud." Recently, Cloud Sync has started deleting all the files in the cloud folder after they have been stored on...
  8. jeyare

    Solved One of Folders from Drive Team folder disappeared and stop sync

    Background: DSM last ver: 6.2.3-25426-2 Drive Server last ver: 2.0.2-11078 Team folder contains 8 folders for the Drive services Multi OS Drive clients in operation, also web Drive client Drive desktop clients (Win/Ubuntu) in last ver Behavior: - 7 folders from 8 are running in normal operation...
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    Just sync a local folder to a NAS server - Hard to find!

    That's it. Seems simple - I (& colleagues) want to be able to select one or more folders in a local directory, right click and sync TO a selectable folder within a predefined "Team" directory on my NAS. There seem to be a lot of sync & backup apps & tricks but I haven't found this simple - &...
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    Cloud Sync Not Deleting Folders on the Cloud

    So I have set up one-way sync from my NAS to Google Drive and OneDrive. But I found out that the old folders on the cloud are not removing by Cloud Sync? Source: Synology: RootFolderX Destination: Google Drive/OneDrive: RootFolderX After the sync: Data inside Synology...
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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...
  12. jono

    Synology Drive vs Resilio Sync

    I use Drive between various computers, iPhones, and iPads to my DS1019+, but I've noticed when setting it up on a new computer (all the different synced folders) it takes days for it finish syncing. This week on my MacBook Pro Drive seemed to lose it's settings so I've had to set up all my...
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    Solved Auto sync files edited on iPad

    I am trying to migrate to using an iPad to replace a laptop for personal and debugging problems. One area I have not been able to fix is auto-sync files updated on iPad back to NAS using Drive. Obviously this works fine on laptop (MacOS or Windows) and I know iPadOS does not manage files in the...
  14. tekguru

    Cloud Sync encryption?

    I'm using Cloud Sync to sync Onedrive & Onedrive for Business to the NAS inside various non-encrypted folder shares. When I set up the sync tasks I didn't choose the option to encrypt the process. I'm wondering now whether I should have done that. Thoughts please guys...
  15. 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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    Cloud Sync vs. Drive for Google Drive Sync

    I'm currently using Cloud Sync to backup some photo directories on my DS218+ to my Google Drive. Been using Cloud Sync for this purpose for a while and it is working as expected. I don't need access to the backed up files other than what I have now, from my Google Drive, from my NAS. Is...
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    Solved Move Cloud Sync from old to new NAS w/out starting over? Or other possiblities?

    I've completed migrating all content to my new DS218+ from DS212. I had cloud sync to google set up for my photos on the DS212. Ideally there is a way to enable the same sync on the new DS218+ w/out it going nuts and trying to re-copy everything (we're talking >60,000 photos) up to the Google...
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    Synology calendar sync to Google calendar or Apple calendar?

    Is there a way to synch the Synology Calendar to Google Calendar or Apple Calendar? Why? Amazon Alexa. We use the Synology Calendar for each individual family member and would like to link them to Amazon Alexa. Unfortunately, only Google, Microsoft, Apple and MS Exchange can be linked to...
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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...
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