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    DSM 7.0 USB problems with DSM7

    On DSM6.2 several of My USBdisks where nicely mounted. DSM7 refuses to mount these. Disks where formatted in NTFS or ext4. However a large USBstick formatted in exfat, and a small USBstick formatted in NTFS mounted perfectly. Any ideas on how to resolve this?
  2. Andy

    USB Copy- mirroring mode help.

    I've just done a lot of transferring of data from my (previous NAS backed up) USB drive to my new NAS, directly using USB Copy package in both instances. I rather stupidly selected 'Mirroring Mode' to realise that if I delete something on one side it will delete it in the other (I know) So my...
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    USB Connections

    Good afternoon. I am conducting an investigation into a Synology NAS. Specifically, I was asked to collect information regarding USB devices connected to the NAS. I only have a forensic image of the NAS and so cannot boot the NAS. I found on the SYNOSYSDB that an external disk (USB Disk 1)...
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    backing up ds1512+ to USB sata station recommendations

    wanting advice on a backup for my ds1512+. it is a bit old but still running ok. a recent power outage issue has me wanting a backup solution for the unit. not sure if i need another full fledged expensive NAS for this so would a USB3 sata docking station with a 8TB drive connected to the...
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    DSM 7.0 "Transmission" Torrent Client USB Flash Drive Permissions

    Hi all, Hoping someone can assist. I've recently upgraded my DS220J to DSM 7.0. I was previously using the excellent "Deluge" port from SynoCommunity, but since DSM 7.0 has merged Python 3.0 into its own system, Deluge no longer is functional. As a result I have successfully installed...
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    DSM 7.0 USB device gets randomly unmounted

    Hi all, 1st post, so thanks for listening and creating this forum I just found out about. Here's what I'd like to hear from you guys probably with a lot more experience than me on VMM: I've been running Home Assistant (aka HASS) in a VM on my DS916+ for over a year, probably two, without any...
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    Local folder & USB (single-version) second run as along as the first

    I have a backup task set to backup about 5TB to an external usb drive (16tb) . Hyberbackup task is Local folder & USB (single-version) because the data doesn't need versions, just want some security in case too many drives fail. The first run (manually started) of the backup took a couple...
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    USB disk rotation ?

    Is there a "best practice" regarding rotating external USB disk when backing up there ? I'd like to manually rotate disks if possible without needing to get into the UI - is it possible / feasible ?
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    Backup to USB showing less data than expected

    Hi I've used Hyper Backup to backup my entire NAS (DS 218J) to a USB drive using the Local (single version option) and it copied the full 2.5TB of data to the USB drive. However when I use the Local (multi-version option) with encryption I get a backup size of just 1.4TB - what's going on? I...
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    Did exFAT support on external USB drives stop working?

    Hi, I have a WD My Book connected to my DS415play in one of the rear USB ports. I'm on DSM 6.2.4-25556. It was working fine until recently and then I lost the share. At the moment I have the drive plugged into my laptop and it's working fine, but I want to get it back as a shared drive on the...
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    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 ?
  12. 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
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    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...
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    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...
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    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?
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    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
  17. 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...
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    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?
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
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