1. M

    Synology NAS - OPENVPN with Certificates

    I have a Synology NAS 218+ on our premises . I have just installed the latest of the DSM 6.2.4 25556 and the VPN application and configured the Openvpn application. The systems is working fine but i would like to know whether that Openvpn application from Synology is as safe and secured...
  2. Telos

    Info Multiple vulnerabilities in Synology DiskStation Manager

    April 20, 2021 Cisco Talos recently discovered multiple vulnerabilities in Synology DiskStation Manager. Read on...
  3. pellery

    Help needed to buy synology rackstation

    I would like some help buying a Synology rackstation. Requirements: - Has to be a rackstation (1u or 2u preferably) - Under $1000 (Ideally new) Need: - Mainly use for backup (photos, documents mainly) - The device might not be online some of the time, since I travel for work (often days at a...
  4. fredbert

    Beta Synology Drive Server 3.0 beta Also includes Drive Client 3.0. Drive 3.0 now breaks all previous interoperability between Drive and Cloud Station: servers, syncs, clients, and apps. Can't seem to find where it has Mac client support for...
  5. bobkoure

    Synology Drive Client (Win) one-way sync syncs once and that's it.

    I have Synology Drive Client installed on a Win10Pro box. I've set up my Calibre library as a one-way sync (PC to NAS). It synced when I first set it up, and has not been keeping the folder on my NAS synced with the folder on my PC since then. I have since rebooted the PC and restarted Drive...
  6. N

    Synology Drive Admin Console Error

    I've just migrated from a DS220j to a DS220+ and now I get the following error when running Synology Drive Admin Console. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling the package, but the error still persists. In desperation I clicked on Delete Database, but still no luck. Can anyone please give me...
  7. blackvoid

    blackvoid Disaster recovery using Snapshot & Replication (Bitwarden scenario using Docker)

    About a year ago, I have written an article on one of Synology's great apps, the Snapshot and Replication tool. DR - disaster recovery SR - Snapshot and Replication BW - BitWarden In this article, I would like to focus on a specific disaster (DR) test when it comes to using the SR tool...
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    Synology Surveillance Station and Reolink-511W cameras

    I have a new Synology NAS, DS720+. I have installed Synology Surveillance Station. I have two Reolink-511W cameras If I connect either camera via cable to the router the camera functions work as in SSS as expected. When I connect via wireless on either camera it works for a short period of...
  9. S

    Synology Drive Client and multiple Backup Tasks

    Good Morning, I have a question regarding the use of multiple (different) backup tasks when using Synology Drive Client (SDC) on my PC and Synology Drive Server on my DS218+. I currently have SDC configured to backup a number of different folders on my PC to my DS220+. I have the backup mode set...
  10. When and How to Reset My Synology NAS

    When and How to Reset My Synology NAS

    *Methods shown in this video apply only for DSM 6.2.3 and below. For the reset process on DSM 6.2.4 and above, please refer to the link below.This video will...
  11. M

    Synology Photos and Google Photos

    First Post so please be gentle I recently decided as maybe others have to do a Google Takeout of all my Photos and transfer them to my DS220J DSM 7 beta. 70000+ photos later after a painfully slow download and EXIF correcting on a slow PC my NAS is plodding away indexing the photos. My question...
  12. blackvoid

    blackvoid DSM 7 to DSM 6 downgrade (unofficial and unsupported)

    If you are not familiar with Synology and their DSM OS it would be good to know that when it comes to updates, there is only one official way, forward. Meaning you can't downgrade DSM back to previous versions. Now, this is not entirely true as there was an unofficial way to downgrade that is...
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    User introduction Synology rocks

    Being new to the world of NAS devices, I hope to learn a lot about using devices with the help of forum members and friends ... Thank you for the membership. P.S. In Croatia, they also use Synology.😄😄😄
  14. jwilly333

    User introduction I had no idea!!! Synology is so cool!

    I was looking to get off of public clouds when I stumbled on Synology. Holy [email protected]! It's incredibly robust! I'm 72 and I was looking for an indoor hobby. Looks like I found it. I'm facing a huge learning curve. Glad I found you guys. Entry level DS220+ 6TB household of 6 heavy users. - Jeff
  15. Rusty

    FreshStation - new Synology model

    Got to get me one of those
  16. Robbie

    Synology Backplane Design - SAS

    I'd don't usual peer down at the backplane so only just notice that my Synology NASes are fitted with SAS backplane connectors rather than the standard SATA-only design. The SAS B port side is even populated with pins too. Is there any history or technical reason behind this choice or are SAS...
  17. blackvoid

    blackvoid Is your data safe? World backup day 2021

    Every year March 31st is #WorldBackupDay. In case you are unaware, this is the day that you should backup your data if you haven't already (shame on you!). Of course, you should have regular backups of all your crucial content, but just in case, if you forgot, go and do it now. How do you...
  18. blackvoid

    blackvoid Matomo - self-hosted web analytics platform

    In case you are on the hunt for some self-hosted web analytics platform and refuse to use Google analytics, then keep reading. Continue reading...
  19. Synology RSS

    Synology Security Synology-SA-21:14 OpenSSL

    None of Synology's products are affected as these vulnerabilities only affect OpenSSL 1.1.1 and later. Continue reading... - - - Source:
  20. Synology RSS

    Synology Security Synology-SA-21:13 Samba AD DC (Synology Directory Server)

    Multiple vulnerabilities allow remote attackers and remote authenticated users to conduct denial-of-service attacks via a susceptible version of Synology Directory Server. Continue reading... - - - Source: