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    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...
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    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...
  3. 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.....
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    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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
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    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, ...
  8. 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® /...
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    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...
  10. 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...
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    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...
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    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...
  13. 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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    Windows 95 on VMM

    Hello all, Has anyone succeeded in running Windows 95 on VMM? I have tried every combination of settings I can think of. Starting with Win95 boot disk ISO plus Win95 installation CD ISO (Win95 CD is not itself bootable), in all cases I succeeded installation, but on every subsequent boot, I get...
  15. BoosterT

    Convert Parallels Windows 10 to VM Windows 10

    Like the title says ... I am on a Intel-based Mac that will likely be replaced by an M1 Mac which means Windows will not run on it yet. I have a DS1621+ so it makes sense to build a VM and port the disk image over to the VM ... my question is HOW? Also, would it be worth getting NVME cache if I...
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    Any way to make a share act like google drive on windows?

    Hi folks, New synology user here. As a long-time google drive user, I've become accustomed to having "mapped" drives being constantly available across all networks, and having the ability to choose which folders/files to make available locally offline. Another convenience is that one can add...
  17. NAS Newbie

    SSH/Terminal tools other than putty for Windows?

    There was a thread a while back about options for command line work besides putty. I can't seem to find that thread now. Any suggestions for a good command line tool for windows?
  18. R

    "No Audio Output Device is installed." Windows 10 Home 20H2

    Hey, absolute newbie here. I got a DS220+ a few days ago and saw that it had a virtual machine manager, and with my old laptop not having the power to run VirtualBox or VMWare well I thought I would run some virtual machines. I got an ISO from Microsoft's site and followed a tutorial to load up...
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    Windows search for network shares on Synology?

    I have various shared folders on our Synology NAS which are accessed by multiple windows PCs. I would like to be able to search the contents of the network shares via Windows' built-in search abilities. I would rather not have each individual PC index each of these shares, as this would need...
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    SSTP Vpn Windows 10 Pro issue ("The certificate’s CN name does not match the passed value")

    I've also configured SSTP Vpn and I got an issue in MS WIndows 10 Pro (not in Android). I configure the Windows VPN to use SSTP and if I select SSTP VPn and put "sstp.whatevermyrouter.synology.me:443" and Connect... I got an issue with "The certificate’s CN name does not match the passed...
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