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  1. L

    LAN AGGREGATION - WINDOWS 10

    Utilizing DS918+'s in a small business office environment. Have SuperMicro PC's with dual NICs (82574L & 82579LM), XEON processors, Windows Pro 64 bit (meets requirements published by Intel). Supposedly INTEL has ProSet drivers which will enable LAN aggregation on Windows 10 PCs. Has anyone on...
  2. Rusty

    Info Windows 11 and Active Backup 2.2.1

    Just wanted to share a quick info if anyone will have use for it. As part of some testing I did a Windows 11 (21H2) backup using current ABB version (2.2.1-12074). Backup went with zero problems. Also on top of this, I tested a full restore of that backup inside an ESXi v7 env, and it booted...
  3. S

    DSM 7.0 “Unsupported File Type” for All Items in a Windows 10 Synced iCloud Photo Library

    Hello Synology Friends! I recently acquired a new 1821+ and set up Active Backup on my Windows machines. The backup tasks appear to be executing fine. Today I decided to test and verify the backups. Most of the backed up items seem intact and are able to be browsed/downloaded/restored from the...
  4. Coop777

    Drive Client - Windows Server compatible?

    Posted on the community - no response there yet, so I thought I'd try here. I am looking to install the drive client on a Windows 2012 server to enhance daily backups to a DS220+. Anyone running it on a server? Any issues?
  5. C

    Windows 11 on DS1621+ not allowed to be installed

    Pulled down the official Windows 11 Pro ISO from Microsoft and created the VM. After powering on the VM and then running the Windows install, Windows 11 says that it cannot be installed because it does not meet the system requirements. It seems that the TPM 2.0 requirement keeps the official...
  6. K

    DSM 7.0 Does Active Backup for Business backup MyDocuments /files from all Windows user accounts?

    Hi all, new to this forum and also new to Active Backup for Business. I watched a couple of tutorials on Active Backup for Business but one (maybe easy) question remains before setting it up, just to be sure: does Active Backup for Business make a full backup of your device (in my case a...
  7. we87

    Mount files to Windows 10 possible?

    I have an windows htpc and it has a photos screensaver. I would like to have the pictures moments backs up sync with the screensaver. All I would need to do would be to mount my homes/user/cellphone storage as a networked location in windows in order for this to happen. But I cannot access the...
  8. N

    DSM 7.0 Veeam Backup & Replication Community Edition vs Veeam Agent Windows

    I just got a DS920+ a couple days ago. For home I am deciding between these two solutions but I am not sure which one is better to use? I simply want to backup my computers (Windows) to my 920+ and also have the ability for bare metal restores if needed. I generally see Veeam as being the best...
  9. S

    Recently upgraded to DSM 7.0 and lost access via SMB.

    Recently upgraded to DSM 7.0 and lost access via SMB. Here the steps that i followed. 1. Backup everything via HyperBackup 2. Upgrade to DSM 7 2. Restore everything After that, all of the users and shared folders were restored perfectly, but allthough users have access to DiskStation through...
  10. wizard99

    DSM + Multiple Monitors- Is there a Method to Drag Open DSM Windows from the Home Screen?

    I have 3 Monitors and DSM will not allow any Open DSM Window to be dragged from other than the Home Screen. Is there a Workaround for this? I'm guessing this is some type of Security limitation.....
  11. H

    File/setiings akin to Windows' hosts file?

    Is there any way to define a local "DNS" resolver for a few domains? Like the %WINDIR%\System32\drivers\etc\hosts on Windows? I don't want to install a complete DNS server on the NAS, but simply want to define a local setting for a few domain names that will be picked up on that machine only...
  12. Ozric13

    Windows resize for file station

    Hi everyone, First I apologize if this has been posted before, I did look through the forums but can't find anything relevant. So I`m running DSM7 and love it, seriously a great upgrade, but I have a small issue with resizing windows within the DSM GUI. So I have 2 file station windows open...
  13. ICSTech

    18TB Seagate Drive in DS1817+Only Seeing 10TB in Windows mapping ?

    Help required - Have 2 x 18TB Seagate iron wolf pro drives in a DS 1817+ they are setup as a Raid 1, within the synology unit it knows it as a 18TB but see's it as a 16TB, however when I map the drive in Windows 10 and 7 Pro computers, it only see's it as a 10TB Drive. Any ideas why this has...
  14. L

    Sorting by name is incorrect for Windows incremented file names

    Uploading files from Windows in the format 'file.name (#)' where "#" is incremented resulting in 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, ..., the filenames are incorrectly sorted as 1, 10, 2, 3, 4, 5, ...
  15. iStone

    Windows 7/10 on DS412+

    According to Synology, DS412+ is n/a for VMM package, although I have 4GB RAM installed. (my DS412+ : Intel Atom D2700, 2.1Ghz/Dual Core/4G RAM) Is there anyway to install via e.g. VirtualBox or this github repro to install Windows 7? thanks! ------- According to DS412+ spec: "VMware® /...
  16. C

    Unable to Map Drive to Windows 10

    I am new to Synology. I have a DS920+ with two 4TB drives installed for now. I am now trying to map the drive to Windows 10 and and I have tried many settings changes suggested from various webpages I have found but to no avail to get the drive to map. I am using Synology Assistant to Map the...
  17. R

    Mapped Drives in windows not working after less than 24hours

    Hi Everyone. I've had a DS216J for years and never had this issue... then 2 weeks back I did a major upgrade to the DS920+ and I'm experiencing an issue whereby the Mapped Drives in windows become inaccessible after a period of time (usually within 24 hours). The mapped drives still appear in My...
  18. C

    NAS vanishes from network in windows explorer

    A week ago after setting up my DS920 I followed a tutorial to show the NAS in windows explorer. Today I opened windows explorer to find my NAS and it's gone. However, now when I add it, it doesn't show under network but rather under This PC. Also I can't get it to show the two directories it was...
  19. A

    QNAP autobackup

    I currently have a Qnap and a PC on a different network, 120 km away Is it possible to have a program that can backup from my PC( windows) to QNAP, I need it to check several folders on my computer and backup if any changes have occurred then to copy the changes, I need it to run on schedule...
  20. wizard99

    Windows File Server Security - Advised to Disable - What Does It Control?

    After changing the 5001 Port on my NAS and performing other needed updates, I began chasing down all the Security Advisor recommendations on my 2600... The last one was to DISABLE the SYSTEM RULE for the Destination Port of the Windows File Server on the Firewall. After Disabling this, I have...
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