1. T

    User introduction New to Here

    Hi fellow enthusiasts. New to the forum but had a nas unit for years, currently a 9Tb system in an old ATX pc case custom modified for minimal maintenance, maximum cooling and near silent running, with a UPS that will give around 5 days of support should the mains supply ever be out that long.
  2. H

    User introduction Hi there :)

    I am new to this forum, currently I am working in the company where we have huge storage pools (we have 15 NAS devices) Looking forward to open some debate and discussions with you guys :) live long and prosper!🖖
  3. C

    User introduction Purchased DS720+, 2x 8TB Ironwolfs and 8GB Crucial

    Hello all, I finally took the leap and bought a DS720+, 2x 8TB Seagate Ironwolf HDDs, and the 8GB Crucial CT8G4SFS8266 to upgrade the RAM. I had originally planned to buy the DS220+ and 6TB Ironwolfs but had an extra inflow of $$ and the 8TBs went on sale this week. I also like the idea of the...
  4. F

    User introduction new to forum

    Hello I just joined the forum.
  5. D

    User introduction Hi everyone

    I'm a newbie. I've owned a ds218play for about 6 months. I've learned a lot (mostly from YouTube) in a relatively short period, and I look forward to learning much more
  6. O

    User introduction Hello everybody, new to NAS

    Hello everyone, got me a DS220+ a couple of weeks ago. Started configuring a little bit and have a few things working but also much unclear. Looking forward to learning on this forum. Cheers!
  7. J

    User introduction Hi There

    Just got entry level DS218j. Upgrading from old Netgear ReadyNas, seeing what newer technology can offer.
  8. B

    User introduction Hello To All...

    I am saying hello, and giving thanks to all future help I receive, but also making a first post so I can edit my account details and profile, as directed. I accidentally put in that I own an RT6600. I do not, as of yet, but I will. I cannot find those details, such as the many Synology NAS...
  9. M

    User introduction Hello!

    Hello. I own a DS220+, and I mostly use it as a Plex server. Looking to get the RT6600ax 👀
  10. A

    User introduction Hello everyone

    I am just a normal user with interest in Synology products. Bybye. Amenotis
  11. C

    DSM 7.1 Inexperienced user needs help linking a NAS to a new PC

    Hi all, I am very inexperienced with NAS drives. A couple of years ago i managed to set up my DS216J and link it to my PCas a backup device. I have now bought a new computer and want to dump all the data on the NAS and relink to the new PC. I have already copied over all the data I want from old...
  12. A

    RAM use and SSD cache - a Hindrance or boost for a home user?

    So I have a leftover NVMe M.2 drive sitting in a drawer because I replaced a 512 Western digital in my laptop with a Samsung 970 EVO plus 1TB. In other words...its "free" and currently useless. I am waiting for a 920+ to be delivered, with my use case Synology Photos, Family Files storage...
  13. H

    Is there any way to give permission to 1 user for specific folder?

    Hey everyone. I have trouble about giving permission to 1 user. I have only 1 shared folder in my NAS network and under this shared folder lots of folders in it. But i want to give permission to specific users for some folders. F.e. user 1 can ony r/w abc folder, user 2 can only r/w def folder...
  14. framp

    User introduction Raspberry enthusiast joining

    Hi folks, I primarily use my DS418Play as a LAN Server to keep all my personal documents, scans, photos, videos and so on. In order to create backups of my local Raspberries I also wrote and maintain raspiBackup which makes sure I have a recent backup on my DS just in case the SD card dies or...
  15. LatersGator

    User introduction Hi All

    Hello all. I've been using a NAS along time as a media share and backup for music files and photos. All was working fine. Until I decided to update my aging 410 with a new and apparently fully compatible dsm. Thought I should do it as the old thing had Been working well without a grumble...
  16. CrustyCurmudgeon

    ABB via smb denies access to user with administrator privileges

    Using Synology Active Backup to backup a Windows 10 machine via "File Server" & smb . Windows machine has only one user with Administrative permissions. Creating the File Server connections from ABB interface to Windows machine from ABB goes as expected and works with user credentials. When I...
  17. Fredo

    User introduction User of multiple Synology NAS - now with DS1621+

    Hi, I have been using Synology for 12 years. First with a DS411+ model which is still functional; I recently changed my fan. Professionally I use two DS1621+ models with which I am very satisfied. I had a very bad experience with the DS1515 models before; two times! There have already been...
  18. U

    DSM 6.2 2nd Docker user in DSM

    I am wanting to add another user that is only able to access Docker, but from User management(GUI) under applications, Docker does not appear. What am I missing? TYIA DSM6.x
  19. O

    "The LUN is being backed up by another user. Please try again later"

    New here!! I have a Synology NAS on location that has an iSCSI LUN linked to a Windows Server machine. A LUN backup has been set up via the "Backup & Replication", which should synchronize to another Synology NAS in our Data Center. The connection test is successful, but after starting the job...
  20. G

    User introduction Multi-year Synology user expanding capabilities

    I've used a DS110j for backup of a few clients for ... umm ... 10 years. Recently transitioned to a DS218+ to gain speed and capabilities. Working great!