1. Cyberwasp

    docker speed test

    Back when I first started with my NAS I installed Openspeedtest to see how fast the data connection was. I'd like to try it again. However, the tutorial I used to install it hasn't been updated and the installation has. Is there an updated tutorial anywhere someone may know of. TIA
  2. M

    DS920+ (DSM7). How do I test a new UPS?

    Adding an APC 1400 UPS due to a couple of power cuts recently. All connected and detected by the DS920+ But how do I safely test that it will do its job? The drives always seem to be active even after unplugging the network cables. Is there an option to suspend the unit so there will be no...
  3. WST16

    Blocking system test

    If you're implementing AdGuard or Pi-Hole, here's a page that checks how efficient your blocking system is. You can manually amend what's missing to your system. I got 87% for my AdGuard. Very nice but I'll try to improve it. https://d3ward.github.io/toolz/adblock.html
  4. R

    Installed RAM memory test confusion

    Hi there, I just installed 4GB ram into my DS218+ and I can see my total RAM has now gone up from 2GB to 6GB. I wanted to carry out a memory test as advised to do after installing new RAM. I followed the instructions here: Tutorial - Performing the Synology Memory Test and Extracting the...
  5. wizard99

    Seeking Alternative Access to Memory Test Results

    After installing and then having to remove additional Memory to my 920+ due to incompatibility, I installed a Non-Syn, but recommended 4GB stick that appears to be working. I ran the Memory Test and just cannot find a working path using the SSH / Port 22 route via PuTTy.... I cannot get past...
  6. wizard99

    DSM 6.2 Synology Memory Test Failure / 920+ Shut Down

    I installed a Timetec 8GB DDR4 2666MHz (DDR4-2666) PC4-21300 Non-ECC Unbuffered 1.2V CL19 1Rx8 Single Rank 260 Pin in my new 920+ after reading similar success stories and thought this would be simple. It booted after install, and everything looked fine..... Until I decided to perform the...
  7. P

    Trash, rebuild, test backups and revert to previous - need help

    I thought this was going to be a genius idea, but I have quickly found it may not even work - unless the power of collective (Synoforum) knowledge can help me achieve my goal. ;) Setup NAS1 (Master): RS812+ with 4x 2TB SHR providing 6TB storage NAS2 (Local backup only): DS718+ with 1x6TB - no...
  8. C

    Speed Test

    Is there a speed test app that can run from the nas? reason in UK virgin only guarantee a certain level of services and if it drops over 3 days they are in breach of contract. would be good if NAS or the Synology router could periodically run a speed test to capture the daily AVG
  9. I

    Is there a test VMware to download of Synology

    Hello, we are new to Synology. We are going to buy a new Synology server, probably a RackStation RS1619xs+. I was wondering if there is a downloadable test version we can try out? A VMware version or something we can practice on? I have tried their online webpage version, and I love it! I...
  10. jeyare

    Info Backblaze HDD stats Q2/2020

    Look here: I will prepare some deep outcomes based on historical BB stats. Some interesting points: - they don’t have SAS drives in their storage farm - no WD drives (except HGST) - no top enterprise level drives in major share - just spindle mentioned
  11. A

    New Camera - Test Connection OK - Cam Disconeccted

    Hello folks. First time poster! Please be gentle! So..... Until this morning I had one camera set up, a pretty cheap Jennov Dome camera (ONVIF protocol) and have had it on and working for a month. I bought a 2nd camera and went through the process of setting it up. Using the camera's host...
  12. WST16

    Info A simple speed test on your NAS

    I love this one. Very useful when you’re away from your NAS and you want to check the speed of your internet connection (where the NAS is located). https://pariswells.com/blog/random/how-to-install-speedtest-net-on-a-synology-nas-for-internet-speedtest