1. D

    Rear USB Ports Problem ?

    I have a DS1019 with two WD External HDD’s connected to each of the rear USB ports, but one of the USB ports seems to loose connection at times, is this a hardware fault ?
  2. R

    USB memory stick for storing encryption keys

    Hi Can any make/model of USB memory stick be used for storing encryption keys (then, later, reading while attached to the NAS) or do they have to be on Synology's (somewhat out of date) compatibility list? Thanks in anticipation Rema
  3. F

    USB file sharing ONLY - currently on DS213J (noisy HDD)

    Hi, I recently bought a DS213J which I'm using solely with an external USB device which has super/ military grade security. In a silent room the DS213J is very noisy, presumably due to it's disks. I'm not using disks for storage, although I understand they hold the OS. I have adjusted power...
  4. N

    USB Copy Function for MicroSD Cards

    I would like to use the USB Copy function of my DS220+ to copy over video footage from my GoPro onto my NAS. The video footage is stored on a MicroSD card. What is the best way to use the USB Copy function? Do I need to get some kind of adaptor so that the MicroSD card can connect to the USB...
  5. N

    Synology cannot read its own DSM disks over USB?

    I removed the second WD 4GB BTRFS data disk from my DS216+, put it in a HDD docking unit and connected it to the USB 3 connector on the same DS216+. The three partitions on the disk are not recognised, with File System type: <Not Supported>. Is this normal?
  6. A

    USB hub for DS1621+

    I just recently upgraded from DS1512+ to 1621+ and noticed it only has 3 USB ports vs 6 ports on 1512+. I have 3 USB drives and I also need to connect a UPS. Did anybody had to use a USB hub. Any recommendations? Looks like DS1621+ has USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports. TIA
  7. aGraphicz

    Snapshot Replication vs USB Copy

    Hi On the Synology I am using for my business I have set a daily USB Copy task that makes backups on an external USB Drive. This is working fine but for security reasons I would like to also install Snapshot Replication. But I have some questions: - I have at the moment 1.5 TB in use and I...
  8. M

    RT2600ac MAX speed of 5G USB tethering on RT2600ac?

    Hello. My phone's maximum speed of 5G is about the 300~400mbps. but, Seedtest of 5G with RT2600ac's USB tethering is 100mbps. Was it originally designed like this? if so how can I release this limit?
  9. vwq47

    Adding USB storage to a DS218j - newbie questions

    A couple of years ago I finally decide to buy a NAS unit for my home PC and that of my wife to back up appropriate files/folders, some of which are decades old. I also wanted to store copies of photographs and other documents that were accumulating on cameras and Google Drive etc. Some of this...
  10. NSquirrel

    USB Copy and new USB drive

    I use an external 2TB external USB drive to provide monthly backups of various folders on my NAS (DS218+; DSM6.2). In USB Copy I have 8 tasks set up to do these backups. My 2TB is now too small and full, so I bought a 5TB drive; plugged it in only to find that the existing tasks do not see the...
  11. S

    Hyper Backup to USB - no deduplication?

    I'm doing a Hyper backup to USB drive (dest: ext4, compressed, encrypted, no backup rotation, 8TB drive) for offsite, about 5 TB data. When I do the initial backup, it takes a long time (expected). When I do the second backup on that same job, it again takes a long time, and then runs out of...
  12. aGraphicz

    USB Copy: can I work while USB Copy is active?

    Maybe a stupid question: can I work parallel while USB Copy is copying fils on an External SSD in Mirroring mode? What happen if I am working on a file that is being copied?
  13. J

    Try to use Hyper Backup to back up to a USB drive and it has been running for days

    I used to have tasks set up to back up data to usb drives. Then the tasks failed. I deleted the old tasks and started a new task two weeks ago. First it took almost a week then failed with no detailed message. Last weekend I restarted it and it took three days already with only 40% of file...
  14. D

    ABB - Recovery Failure. Network Drivers not loaded after recovery USB is Booted

    I'm running ABB on a 1515+. Backups of my laptop work with no problem. I have an HP ZBook 15u G6 laptop. I've created restore USB for bare metal restores. Problem Description: When I boot the recovery USB stick, the WLAN network drivers are not loaded so I cannot connect to the RAID and move...
  15. D

    External USB Device Missing ?

    Hi, ive two WD external usb devices connected to my DS1019+ as backup, using USB copy, just noticed the first one has disappeared from File Station and Finder on my iMac, but it shows up in control panel, external devices ? seemed just random, can anyone help please ?
  16. FlyingPasty

    Question How To Clear USB Copy Logs?

    I used USB Copy (latest version) extensively for external backup and, thus have a lot of logs reporting on the individual USB Copy tasks. The USB Copy Logs option allows me to view/filter these logs but doesn't provide any way of clearing them out. Control Panel, Log Center allows me to...
  17. jeyare

    Info 4-bay USB enclosure (only) - affordable alternative for NAS just for $200

    yesterday I had the opportunity to read strange article (quoted below). In the introduction I imagined a solution for photographers, amateur filmmakers who need immediate backup of quantum data as soon as possible to a safer type of storage during a production time. But this article has...
  18. M

    Question Passing ups via usb to docker container

    My Eaton UPS 5PX works with their own software (IPP) that they offer a linux .deb version for. Yes I can use NUT, but there are a few variables like battery voltage, that for some reason are not exposed with NUT. So I've tried to run their IPP in a docker container (there are a few version...
  19. R

    Question Usb size

    Hi, I have 2 backup setups running against 2 usb drives using the hyper software. One usb is now showing low on disk space, can I just replace that drive with a larger one, and keep the old for retention purposes? Any advice great fully appreciated!
  20. Crabber

    Travelling USB Backup

    Hello all, Just about done setting up my DS220J, looking at back up options and have a couple questions. I'll ask the questions and put my situation below in case it helps with advice. If I use Hyper-backup to USB Single-Version to backup entire DS220J. Travel for 3 months with the USB drive...