Synology DiskStation User's Guide

Based on Firmware DSM 2.3-1139

Document ID Applied Models

100401DSMUGENU DS110+ DS210j DS409Slim DS110j DS209 DS1010+ DS109 DS410+ RS409 DS710+ DS410 RS810+ DS210+ DS410j RS810RP+

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Synology DiskStation At a Glance
1-Bay & 2-Bay Models ............................................................................................................................................................ 7 4-Bay Models ........................................................................................................................................................................... 9 5-Bay Models ......................................................................................................................................................................... 12

Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager
Install Synology DiskStation ................................................................................................................................................ 13 Log In to Synology DiskStation Manager .......................................................................................................................... 13 Management UI Appearance .............................................................................................................................................. 19 Customize the Management UI........................................................................................................................................... 20

Chapter 3: Modify System Settings
Change Network Settings .................................................................................................................................................... 24 Specify Default Languages .................................................................................................................................................. 27 Set Up Time ........................................................................................................................................................................... 28 Use Energy Saving Features .............................................................................................................................................. 29

Chapter 4: Manage Storage Space
What is Volume? ................................................................................................................................................................... 31 Manage Volumes with Volume Manager ........................................................................................................................... 32 Create an iSCSI Target ........................................................................................................................................................ 35 Attach an External Disk ........................................................................................................................................................ 36

Chapter 5: Connect from the Internet
Use the EZ-Internet Wizard ................................................................................................................................................. 38 Connect to the Internet via PPPoE ..................................................................................................................................... 39 Set Up Port Forwarding Rules for Router .......................................................................................................................... 39 Give Synology DiskStation a DDNS Hostname ................................................................................................................ 42

Chapter 6: Enhance Internet Security
Enable HTTPS Connection with SSL/TLS Protection...................................................................................................... 44 Prevent Unauthorized Connection with Firewall ............................................................................................................... 45 Automatically Block Suspicious Login Attempts ............................................................................................................... 46

Chapter 7: Set Up File Sharing
Enable File Sharing Protocols for All Platforms ................................................................................................................ 48 Join a Windows ADS Domain or Workgroup .................................................................................................................... 50 Manage Users and Groups.................................................................................................................................................. 50 Set Up Shared Folders ......................................................................................................................................................... 54

Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere
Access Files within the Intranet........................................................................................................................................... 59 Access Files via FTP ............................................................................................................................................................ 62 Access Files via File Station ................................................................................................................................................ 63

Chapter 9: Back Up Data
Back Up Computer Data ...................................................................................................................................................... 72

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Back Up Data on Synology DiskStation............................................................................................................................. 74 Use USBCopy to Back Up Data on USB Device .............................................................................................................. 77

Chapter 10: Host Websites, Email Server, and Printer Server
Enable Web Station to Host Websites ............................................................................................................................... 78 Install Mail Station Package to Host Email Server ........................................................................................................... 81 Set Synology DiskStation as the Printer Server ............................................................................................................... 82

Chapter 11: Share Photos, Videos, and Blogs with Photo Station
Enable Photo Station ............................................................................................................................................................ 84 Manage Photo Station User Accounts ............................................................................................................................... 86 Manage and View Albums ................................................................................................................................................... 87 Use the Blog .......................................................................................................................................................................... 92

Chapter 12: Play Music with Audio Station
Enable Audio Station ............................................................................................................................................................ 95 Choose Audio Source........................................................................................................................................................... 96 Organize Your Music ............................................................................................................................................................ 98 Play Music ............................................................................................................................................................................ 100

Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station
Enable Download Station................................................................................................................................................... 104 Download BT/HTTP/FTP/NZB Files ................................................................................................................................. 105 Download via eMule ........................................................................................................................................................... 109

Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station
Enable Surveillance Station............................................................................................................................................... 113 Manage IP Cameras ........................................................................................................................................................... 113 Watch Live View .................................................................................................................................................................. 118 Record and Manage Event ................................................................................................................................................ 121 Use E-Map ........................................................................................................................................................................... 127 Receive Email or SMS Notification ................................................................................................................................... 128 Configure Centralized Management................................................................................................................................. 128 View Log ............................................................................................................................................................................... 129 Assign Privilege ................................................................................................................................................................... 130 About Camera License ....................................................................................................................................................... 130 Use VisualStation ................................................................................................................................................................ 131

Chapter 15: Manage Media Server and iTunes Service
Manage DLNA Media Server ............................................................................................................................................ 132 Manage iTunes Service ..................................................................................................................................................... 134

Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks
Check System Status ......................................................................................................................................................... 137 Check Logs .......................................................................................................................................................................... 138 Monitor System Resources................................................................................................................................................ 139 Change Administrator's Password.................................................................................................................................... 139 Receive Event Notification ................................................................................................................................................. 140 Restore Synology DiskStation to Factory Defaults......................................................................................................... 141 Reinstall Synology DiskStation ......................................................................................................................................... 142 Upgrade Firmware for Synology DiskStation .................................................................................................................. 142 Manage Packages .............................................................................................................................................................. 143 Enable SNMP Service ........................................................................................................................................................ 143

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................................................................................................................................. 146 Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications 1-Bay Models ................................................................................................................................... 150 Limitations ................................................................................................................................................................ 144 Check Hard drive Status ........................................ 144 Enable Write Cache Support for Hard drives ...................... 152 2-Bay Models ......................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................... 155 5-Bay Models ................................................... 147 2-Bay Models ............................................................................................................................. 148 4-Bay Models .............................................. 153 4-Bay Models ....................................................................................... 157 4 Table of Contents ...............Access Synology DiskStation via Telnet or SSH ............................................................................................................................. 151 Appendix B: LED Indication Tables 1-Bay Models ......................................................... 146 Use Other Mobile Devices ............................................................................................ 145 Chapter 17: Communicate with Mobile Devices Use iPhone Apps .................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 149 5-Bay Models .....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

or even stream Internet Radio stations. a brand new blogging system is integrated for you to easily share your life and thoughts over the Internet. Manage Files with Web-Based File Station One of Synology DiskStation Manager’s applications. To transfer data safely. HTTP. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. FTP over SSL/TLS and uninvited IP auto-block are also available. eMule and NZB to Synology DiskStation. and UPS. --------1 2 For recommended peripheral models. The built-in USBCopy button on the device allows instant copy of photos from the camera to 2 Synology DiskStation. Moreover. DMA. which will allow the iSCSI initiator to access the space like a local disk. and enjoy the music through any iTunes clients on LAN. or an rsync-compatible server.Introduction Congratulations on your purchase of Synology DiskStation. including hard drive. and Linux users can easily share files within the Intranet or through the Internet.com. another Synology DiskStation. Moreover. from a connected iPod. if you have an UPnP DMA connected in the LAN. Transfer Files via FTP Synology DiskStation provides FTP service with bandwidth restriction and anonymous login. you can enable iTunes Service. Synology DiskStation is a multi-functional NetworkAttached Storage server. back up Synology DiskStation data to an external hard drive. In addition.synology. Enjoy Music Anytime and Anywhere Audio Station allows users to listen to music stored on the Synology DiskStation. and Blogs with Photo Station Photo Station gives you the freedom to share photos and videos over the Internet without complicated upload steps. Mac users. 5 . FTP. you can share the 1 multimedia files on Synology DiskStation . File Station. Enjoy Entertainment Content on the Server Download Station allows you to download files from the Internet through BitTorrent. Visitors can leave comments for your photos. serving as a file-sharing center within your Intranet. USBCopy is supported on specific models only. USB printer. Videos. Album control ensures the content is shared with the right persons. can make it possible for users to manage their files on Synology DiskStation easily through a web interface with Windows style file operations. Back Up Files on Computer and Server Synology DiskStation provides various backup solutions to back up PC data to Synology DiskStation. If you just want to share and play mp3 files stored on Synology DiskStation. allowing you to perform the following tasks with the web-based Synology DiskStation Manager: Store and Share Files over the Internet Windows users. Share Storage Capacity as iSCSI Target You can designate portion of your Synology DiskStation volume space to be an iSCSI Target. You can also access the files stored on Synology DiskStation with a mobile device. users can stream music from the Synology DiskStation with a web browser over the Internet. Share Photos. please visit www. it is specially designed for a variety of purpose. Unicode language support makes sharing files in different languages from Synology DiskStation simple. Furthermore.

synology. 6 Introduction .0 Printers through the LAN. you can watch the real-time image the camera is monitoring. in motion-detection mode. By accessing the web-based management interface of Surveillance Station. view. 1 --------1 For recommended peripheral models. USB Printer Server You can share up to 2 USB 2. or in alarm-recording mode. and record videos from multiple IP cameras over the network. DMA.Host Websites The Virtual Host feature allows you to host up to 30 websites using Web Station.com. and UPS. Record Videos with IP Cameras Surveillance Station allows you to manage. USB printer. including hard drive. with PHP and MySQL supported. please visit www. and record videos continuously.

see "Appendix B: LED Indication Tables" on Page 152. For more information. system will beep every 1 second. It will start automatically when the server starts. 2. If the fan is malfunctioning. The LED indicator is used to display the status of the internal disk and the system. USB printers. The USBCopy Button lights up when you connect a USB Device (for example: digital camera. To turn off Synology DiskStation. or other USB devices. The fan is built to exhaust waste heat out of Synology DiskStation. passwords for the admin account to default value. 1. DNS. USB flash disk) to the USB port on the front panel. To restore IP.Chapter Chapter 1: Synology DiskStation At a Glance 1 1-Bay & 2-Bay Models Article Name Power Button Location Front Panel Description The Power Button is used to turn Synology DiskStation on or off. 7 . The Synology DiskStation offers USB ports for adding additional external hard drives. LED Indicators Front Panel USBCopy Button Front Panel USB Port eSATA Port1 Front & Back Panel Front Panel Fan Back Panel RESET Button Back Panel --------1 eSATA Port is supported on specific models only. To reinstall the Synology DiskStation. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. press the Power Button and hold it until you hear a beep sound and the Power LED starts blinking. The eSATA port is for connecting with an external SATA HDD. Pressing the button will copy the data from the connected USB device to Synology DiskStation’s internal HDD.

The Synology DiskStation offers USB ports for adding additional external hard drives. The VGA port is where you connect Synology DiskStation directly to a LCD monitor. passwords for the admin account to default value. USB flash disk) to the USB port on the front panel. To turn off Synology DiskStation. The power port is where you connect the AC adapter to Synology DiskStation. LED Indicators Front Panel USBCopy Button Front Panel USB Port eSATA Port RESET Button Hard Drive Tray Hard Drive Tray Lock VGA Port LAN Port Power Port Front & Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel 8 Chapter 1: Synology DiskStation At a Glance . USB printers. To reinstall the Synology DiskStation. For more information. The LAN port is where you connect RJ-45 cable to Synology DiskStation. Each hard drive tray is equipped with one tray lock to lock or unlock the trays to the DiskStation. The power port is where you connect the AC adapter to Synology DiskStation. To restore IP. DS710+ Article Name Power Button Location Front Panel Description The Power Button is used to turn Synology DiskStation on or off. Pressing the button will copy the data from the connected USB device to Synology DiskStation’s internal HDD. press the Power Button and hold it until you hear a beep sound and the Power LED starts blinking. see "Appendix B: LED Indication Tables" on Page 152. 1. 2. The eSATA port is for connecting with an external SATA HDD. The USBCopy Button lights up when you connect a USB Device (for example: digital camera. The LED indicator is used to display the status of the internal disk and the system. DNS. The hard drive tray is designed for loading the hard drives used in Synology DiskStation. or other USB devices.Article Name LAN Port Power Port Location Back Panel Back Panel Description The LAN port is where you connect RJ-45 cable to Synology DiskStation.

press the Power Button and hold it until you hear a beep sound and the Power LED starts blinking. For more information. see "Appendix B: LED Indication Tables" on Page 152. or other USB devices. 9 Chapter 1: Synology DiskStation At a Glance . The power port is where you connect the AC adapter to Synology DiskStation. The fan is built to exhaust waste heat out of Synology DiskStation. The LAN port is where you connect RJ-45 cable to Synology DiskStation. The shutdown process will complete in 30 seconds The LED indicator is used to display the status of the internal disk and the system. 1. It will start automatically when the server starts. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. The eSATA port is for connecting with an external SATA HDD. The Synology DiskStation offers USB ports for adding additional external hard drives. 2. USB printers. To restore IP.4-Bay Models DiskStation Article Name Location Description The Power Button is used to turn Synology DiskStation on or off. passwords for the admin account to default value. DNS. Power Button Front Panel To turn off Synology DiskStation. To reinstall the Synology DiskStation. If the fan is malfunctioning. system will beep every 1 second. LED Indicators Front Panel USB Port Back Panel Fan eSATA Port1 RESET Button LAN Port Power Port Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel --------1 eSATA Port is supported on specific models only.

To restore IP. The power port is where you connect the AC adapter to Synology DiskStation. The Synology DiskStation offers USB ports for adding additional external hard drives. USB printers. DNS. The LAN port is where you connect RJ-45 cable to Synology DiskStation. The fan is built to exhaust waste heat out of Synology DiskStation. The eSATA port is for connecting with an external SATA HDD. LED Indicators Front Panel Hard Drive Tray Front Panel USB Port Back Panel Fan Back Panel eSATA Port RESET Button LAN Port Console Port Power Port Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel 10 Chapter 1: Synology DiskStation At a Glance . It will start automatically when the server starts. If the fan is malfunctioning. press the Power Button and hold it until you hear a beep sound and the Power LED starts blinking. The console port is where you connect Synology DiskStation directly to a computer. To reinstall the Synology DiskStation. system will beep every 1 second. or other USB devices. The shutdown process will complete in 30 seconds. For more information. The hard drive tray is designed for loading the hard drives used in Synology DiskStation. 1. see "Appendix B: LED Indication Tables" on Page 152. The LED indicator is used to display the status of the internal disk and the system. 2. Power Button Front Panel To turn off Synology DiskStation.1U RackStation Article Name Location Description The Power Button is used to turn Synology DiskStation on or off. passwords for the admin account to default value.

USB flash disk) to the USB port on the front panel. The Synology DiskStation offers USB ports for adding additional external hard drives. press the Power Button and hold it until you hear a beep sound and the Power LED starts blinking. passwords for the admin account to default value. 2. Pressing the button will copy the data from the connected USB device to Synology DiskStation’s internal HDD. Power Button Front Panel To turn off Synology DiskStation. or other USB devices.DS409slim Article Name Location Description The Power Button is used to turn Synology DiskStation on or off. see "Appendix B: LED Indication Tables" on Page 152. For more information. The USBCopy Button lights up when you connect a USB Device (for example: digital camera. USB printers. The power port is where you connect the AC adapter to Synology DiskStation. The hard drive tray is designed for loading the hard drives used in Synology DiskStation. The shutdown process will complete in 30 seconds. DNS. The LAN port is where you connect RJ-45 cable to Synology DiskStation. To restore IP. The LED indicator is used to display the status of the internal disk and the system. LED Indicators Front Panel USBCopy Button Front Panel USB Port eSATA Port RESET Button LAN Port Hard Drive Tray Power Port Front & Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel 11 Chapter 1: Synology DiskStation At a Glance . The eSATA port is for connecting with an external SATA HDD. To reinstall the Synology DiskStation. 1.

If the fan is malfunctioning. 1. The eSATA port is for connecting with an external SATA HDD. system will beep every 1 second. Power Button Front Panel To turn off Synology DiskStation. The LED indicator is used to display the status of the internal disk and the system. see "Appendix B: LED Indication Tables" on Page 152. It will start automatically when the server starts. DNS. LED Indicators Front Panel Hard Drive Tray Hard Drive Tray Lock USB Port Front Panel Front Panel Back Panel Fan Back Panel eSATA Port RESET Button LAN Port VGA Port Power Port Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel Back Panel 12 Chapter 1: Synology DiskStation At a Glance . or other USB devices. The shutdown process will complete in 30 seconds. For more information. press the Power Button and hold it until you hear a beep sound and the Power LED starts blinking. 2. USB printers. To reinstall the Synology DiskStation. The hard drive tray is designed for loading the hard drives used in Synology DiskStation. To restore IP. The LAN port is where you connect RJ-45 cable to Synology DiskStation. The Synology DiskStation offers USB ports for adding additional external hard drives. The fan is built to exhaust waste heat out of Synology DiskStation. passwords for the admin account to default value. The VGA port is where you connect Synology DiskStation directly to a LCD monitor.5-Bay Models DS1010+ Article Name Location Description The Power Button is used to turn Synology DiskStation on or off. The power port is where you connect the power cord to Synology DiskStation. Each hard drive tray is equipped with one tray lock to lock/unlock the trays to the DiskStation.

Synology DiskStation Manager. 13 . 3 Follow the steps to complete installation. Mac. see the Quick Installation Guide that came with your installation CD. 4 After installation.Chapter Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager This Chapter explains how to log in to Synology DiskStation's web-based management UI. Windows User: 1 Insert the Installation CD into CD/DVD-Rom Drive. double-click on the desktop icon to execute the program. and Linux to log in to Synology DiskStation. 2 Install Synology DiskStation For more information setting up Synology DiskStation and installing its firmware. Log In to Synology DiskStation Manager You can log in to Synology DiskStation Manager with Synology Assistant or with a web browser. and manage its appearance and options. Use Synology Assistant You can use Synology Assistant for Windows. 2 Choose Synology Assistant on the autorun menu.

Mac OS X User: 1 Insert the Installation CD into CD/DVD-Rom Drive. input password.5 Choose the server you want to manage. and click Login. 6 Choose System administrator (admin). 14 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager . 2 Double-click the CD-Rom Drive icon. Click Connect or double-click the selected server to enter the Web Management UI. The default password is empty.

dmg icon. and then double-click the Synology Assistant-SYNOLOGY. 15 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager . 4 Double-click the Synology Assistant icon to run setup wizard.3 Double-click the MacOSX icon.

Click Connect or double-click the selected server to enter the Web Management UI. 6 Choose System administrator (admin). input password and click Login. The default password is empty.5 Choose a Synology DiskStation. 16 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager .

4 Go to the path /usr/local/SynologyAssistant (or [the path you just specified]/SynologyAssistant).Linux (Ubuntu) User: 1 Insert the installation CD into your computer. double-click the Linux folder. doubleclick SynologyAssistant. and then double-click the SynologyInstall icon on the desktop. and then select Run in Terminal in the dialog box that appears. and then double-click Synology Assistant-2.3-[number]. 3 Click Extract.tar. and then extract the SynologyAssistant directory to the path /usr/local or any other path.gz. 17 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager . 2 In the File Browser window that appears.

 Internet Explorer: 7. input password and click Login. Note: To ensure the process runs smoothly. Click Connect or double-click the selected server to enter the Web Management UI. 6 Choose System administrator (admin).0 or onward 18 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager .0 or onward  Safari: 3. please use the following browsers.0 or onward  Firefox: 3. The default password is empty.5 Choose a Synology DiskStation.

you can click the Management icon to enter its Management UI. 3 Press Enter key on the keyboard. 4 Choose System administrator (admin).Use a Web Browser 1 Open a web browser window. 6 Click Login to access Web Management UI. CubeStation. which contains all of the Synology DiskStation functions categorized by folders. Management UI Appearance After you connect to Synology DiskStation Manager. Note: Synology_Server_Name should be replaced with the name you set up for Synology DiskStation during the setup process. 5 Input the password for admin. input http://Synology_Server_Name:5000/. If you choose One-step Setup during the setup process. or RackStation. the Synology_Server_Name will be DiskStation. Management Section (Left) Click the left bar of the Management UI to reveal the management section. 2 In the address bar. The Management UI is divided into the following sections. 19 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager .

where you can get useful help by following the detailed instructions. including File Station. Help Section (Right) If you have any question about dealing with the settings. and shut down or restart your Synology DiskStation. Banner Section (Top) The banner at the top of Synology DiskStation Manager includes the following items:  At the upper part are icons of enabled applications. Customize the Management UI You can click the Home. and Download Station. Options. click the Help button (with the book icon) at the right side to reveal the help section.  Wizard Mode: Display icons of the Synology DiskStation wizards to help you quickly set up Synology DiskStation. and Customization buttons along the top of the management section to customize Synology DiskStation Manager.  At the lower part are links and menus you can use to go to the Desktop (where you can see the icons of frequently-used functions). log out of your account. connecting to the Internet.Main Section (Center) You can select a function and see its detailed information or settings in the main section. There are two modes for the Home page:  Complete Mode: Display icons of all of the management functions in the main section. including creating user accounts. backing up server data. Surveillance Station. To switch the Home page to complete or wizard mode: Click the Complete Mode or Wizard Mode link at the top-right corner of the Home page. shared folders. Show the Home Page Click the Home button (with the house icon) at the top of the management section to see the Home page in the main section. setting up FTP service. 20 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager . and photo albums. Audio Station.

21 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager . Default Port Number In this section.  Use mini banner: Activate the mini banner to save vertical space. Logout Timer In this section. enter any value between 1 to 65535 to specify the idle time period before the automatic logout occurs.  Show the quick search box: Display the quick search box at the bottom of the management section.  Skip Desktop and go to the application directly after login: Go to the selected application directly after login.  Display the Home page in complete mode: See the Home page in complete mode. and File Station.Modify the Options for Synology DiskStation Manager Click the Options button at the top of the management section to modify the following options for Synology DiskStation Manager. You can enter keywords in the search box to locate the functions quickly. Preferences Tick the following checkboxes to edit the preferences for your Synology DiskStation Manager. Audio Station. specify the default port number for Management UI. You need to click the Refresh button of your web browser for the change to take effect.

which will be hidden automatically after the mouse cursor leaves it for one second. To reveal the management section. do any of the following:  Click the right arrow (>>) at the top of the left bar to reveal the management section and lock it in position. To show/hide management functions: 1 Click the Customization button (with the window icon) at the top of the management section to start customizing which functions should be shown in the management section. You need to click the left bar to reveal the management section. Reveal the Management Section By default. 22 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager . 2 Click the OK button at the bottom to apply the changes.  Click anywhere in the left bar to reveal the management section. the management section is hidden.Show/Hide Management Functions You can show or hide any functions in the management section to display only the functions you want.

Make sure the Home page is in the Wizard Mode.Add Frequently-Used Functions to My Favorites You can add frequently-used functions to the My Favorites drop-menu (with the star icon) at the top of the management section for quick access. see "Show the Home Page" on Page 20. To access a function using My Favorites: Choose the function you want to access from the My Favorites drop-down menu (with the star icon). 23 Chapter 2: Get Started with Synology DiskStation Manager . 2 Drag a function you want to the My Favorites section of the Home page. To add a function to My Favorites: 1 Click the Home button (with the house icon) at the top of the management section to see the Home page in the main section. You will see the icons of the function in the My Favorites section. Note: For more information about the Wizard Mode.

specify default languages.Chapter Chapter 3: Modify System Settings 3 After you have successfully connected to Synology DiskStation Manager. and use energy saving features. Change Network Settings Go to System > Network to modify the network settings of your Synology DiskStation. This chapter explains how to change the network settings. you can change your Synology DiskStation identification on the network by entering a new server name.  Get network configuration automatically (DHCP): Get IP address automatically via DHCP. you can decide how your Synology DiskStation obtains its IP address here. 24 . you can begin to modify its basic settings. LAN In this section. Server Name In this section. set up time.

allowing you to connect to the network with the two LAN cables at the 1 same time. A switch with 802. subnet mask. trunking and network fault tolerances are supported. the system will use LAN 2 to provide service. Link Aggregation Synology DiskStation supports dual LAN. Mode descriptions:  IEEE 802.3ad is the standard for most Link Aggregation implementations.  Network Fault Tolerance only: If the LAN 1 port becomes unavailable. --------1 Link Aggregation is supported on specific models only.3ad. or to assign Synology DiskStation with two IP addresses under different subnets.3ad Dynamic Link Aggregation: IEEE 802. Note: Both LAN cables must reside on the same switch to use the Link Aggregation. and gateway. 25 Chapter 3: Modify System Settings . Use manual configuration: Manually enter the IP address.3ad support is required to use in this mode. You can select this option if your switch does not support IEEE 802. With Link Aggregation enabled. DNS.

the wizard will ask you to enter the password. it will not be discovered during the scanning. To set up an Ad-Hoc network.com. all wireless devices within range of each other can communicate in a peer-to-peer fashion without a central access point. 1 Note: Wireless network is available only when a wireless dongle is plugged into the USB port of your Synology DiskStation. in which a central access point (AP) bridges the wireless network to a wired Ethernet network. To set up a wireless network: Click Set up a wireless network and choose from the following options (If you are already connected to a wireless network. You can manually connect to those hidden access points by entering the required information manually. In an Ad-Hoc network. all wireless devices have to be configured for Ad-Hoc mode instead of the infrastructure mode. Ad-Hoc network is also widely used. --------1 Wireless network is supported on specific models only.  Create an Ad-Hoc Network: In addition to infrastructure network. visit www.  Connect to a hidden wireless network: If an access point doesn't broadcast its SSID (Network Name) for privacy reason.Wireless Network Click the Wireless Network tab to connect Synology DiskStation to a wireless network. 26 Chapter 3: Modify System Settings . click Disconnect first).  Join a wireless network: The wizard will scan available wireless access points or Ad-Hoc networks with their signal strength and security status.synology. Note: For a list of compatible wireless dongles. If the access point you want to access is locked with password protection.

Specify Default Languages Go to System > Language to set the language for Synology DiskStation Manager. UPnP support. or have it the same as your default browser setting. and specify the codepage for Unicode filename conversion. such as FTP service. But for the following devices or applications to use Synology DiskStation services without problem. you need to choose the appropriate codepage for them:  Computers without Unicode support  Applications that convert non-Unicode strings to Unicode.  Codepage: Synology DiskStation uses Unicode to avoid file inaccessibility from computers using different languages. music metadata indexing 27 Chapter 3: Modify System Settings . enable email notification.  Display Language: Choose your preferred display language.  Email Language: Set your preferred language for email notification from Synology DiskStation.

Set Up Time Go to System > Time to set up the time.edu/~mills/ntp/servers.asia. Note: The main purpose of Network Time Protocol (NTP) is for synchronizing clocks of computer system over data network. please visit http://www.windows.com For more information about NTP Server. You can check the current time.com  time.apple. Below are a few recommended NTP servers:  time.apple. To set the time zone: Choose an option from the Time zone drop-down menu.gov  time.udel. manually set the server's date and time.eecis.euro.nist. or have them set automatically using a network time server. 2 Assign a sync frequency from the drop-down menu.html 28 Chapter 3: Modify System Settings .com  time. 3 Enter the address of your network time server.com  time.apple. To set the date and time manually: Choose Manually and select the date and time. To sync the date and time with NTP server: 1 Choose Synchronize with a NTP server.

the power recovery function allows the system to boot up automatically after the power is restored. allowing you to automatically restart Synology DiskStation when the power is restored and save power consumption when Synology DiskStation is not active. 29 Chapter 3: Modify System Settings . wake on LAN.Use Energy Saving Features Synology DiskStation comes with many energy saving features. HDD hibernation. check the Enable 1 scheduled power on or Enable scheduled power off checkbox and specify the time you wish. Power Recovery If the system shut down abnormally due to a power failure. such as power recovery. Scheduled Power On/Off You can set the system to power on or power off automatically at a specified time. Go to System > Power to set up those energy saving features. and fan control. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. scheduled power on/off. --------1 Scheduled Power On is supported on specific models only. To do this.

Wake on LAN After ticking Enable Wake on LAN. you can turn on Synology DiskStation over the local area network or the Internet by using a WOL (Wake on LAN) application. Fan Control You can choose the appropriate fan speed mode (3. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information.5") for different hard drive sizes accordingly. external eSATA or USB disk to hibernation mode and it will stop spinning as if it had been inactive for some amount of time. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. 30 Chapter 3: Modify System Settings . and its power cord is plugged into a working power outlet. Note: You can also perform Wake on LAN for supported Synology DiskStation with Synology Assistant. See the help of Synology Assistant for more information. 2 --------1 Wake on LAN is supported on specific models only. Wake on LAN works only after Synology DiskStation is shut down properly by pressing the Power button or selecting Shutdown from the DSM management UI. 2 Fan Control is supported on specific models only. This helps to save energy and extend the hard drive lifespan. HDD Hibernation You can set the internal hard drive. Activate the function by entering the IP address (or DDNS 1 hostname) and the MAC address of your DiskStation.5" or 2.

data integrity is protected when one of the hard drives fails. you can choose between several volume types. RAID 10 combines two hard drives into a group. and one will act as a hot spare drive to rebuild the failed drive of the volume automatically. you can select only one hard drive at a 1 x (HDD size) time. you need to set up storage spaces first. so data integrity is protected when at least one disk is normal. If the volume is composed of two or more hard drives. The Standard volume (also known as Synology Hybrid RAID) can optimize the volume size when combining hard drives with different sizes. a process of dividing data into blocks and spreading the data blocks across several hard drives. 2 "N" represents the total number of hard drives within the volume. A RAID 5+Spare volume requires at least four drives. Some types of volume can provide data protection to prevent data loss caused by disk failure. The system will write identical data to each hard drive at the same time. Sum of all HDD sizes N2 x (Smallest HDD size) JBOD1 No ≧2 RAID 01 No ≧2 Standard Yes ≧1 Optimized by the system RAID 11 Yes 2-4 Smallest HDD size (N – 1) x (Smallest HDD size) (N – 2) x (Smallest HDD size) (N – 2) x (Smallest HDD size) (N / 2) x (Smallest HDD size) RAID 51 Yes ≧3 RAID 5+Spare1 Yes ≧4 RAID 61 Yes ≧4 RAID 101 Yes RAID 10 has the performance of RAID 0 and data protection level of RAID 1.Chapter Chapter 4: Manage Storage Space 4 Volume Capacity Before sharing Synology DiskStation services with your users. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. access external disks with Synology DiskStation Manager. This volume type eliminates the risk of volume failure and provides extra data protection. including volumes and iSCSI Targets. JBOD is a collection of hard drives. This configuration includes a backup option. 31 . What is Volume? A volume is the combination of several hard drives into one storage space for centralized management. When creating a Basic volume. but without safety measures. This chapter explains how to use Volume Manager to set up storage space. in which data integrity is (even number) protected when one of the two hard drives fails. and check hard drive's status. Combining multiple disks to build a volume. RAID 0 offers Striping. ≧4 --------1 Volume types except for Basic are supported on specific models only. If you buy a Synology DiskStation with 2 or more bays. It uses parity mode to store redundant data on space equal to the size of one disk for later data recovery. It uses parity mode to store redundant data on space equal to the size of two disks for later data recovery. Synology DiskStation Supported Volume Types Volume Type Data Protection HDD # Description Basic No 1 A Basic volume must be created with one hard drive as an independent unit.

and check the status column in the Hard disk(s) section. You can repair the volume by replacing the crashed disk to keep the data on the volume protected. 32 Chapter 4: Manage Storage Space .1 To identify and replace the crashed disk: 1 Identify the crashed disk by doing one of the following:  Check the hard drive icons in Volume Manager. Repair a Volume The repair function is available for RAID 1. or change the volume type. remove. allowing you to replace the crashed disk without shutting down your Synology DiskStation.) 2 Pull out the hard drive tray to replace the crashed disk with a new one. Note: Synology DiskStation provides hot swapping function. RAID 5.Manage Volumes with Volume Manager Go to Storage > Volume Manager. When one of the hard drives in the volume fails. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. Be careful using this option. (See "Check System Status" on Page 137 for more information. (See "Appendix B: LED Indication Tables" on Page 152 for more information. Remove a Volume 1 Select the volume you want to remove. 2 Click Remove and follow the wizard to remove the volume. the volume will be in the degraded mode. The icon of the crashed disk will appear with an exclamation mark. Note: Data stored on the volume will be deleted after you remove the volume.  Go to Information > Status. RAID 10. and RAID 6 volumes. repair or expand volumes. RAID 5+Spare. --------1 This is supported on specific models only.)  Check the LED indicators on the front panel. where you can create. Create a Volume Click Create and follow the wizard to create a volume.

RAID 5 or RAID 5+Spare  RAID 1 to RAID 5 or RAID 5+Spare  Add mirror disk to RAID 1  RAID 5 to RAID 5+Spare or RAID 6 To change the volume type: 1 Select the volume you want to change. Note: The status of the repairing hard drive must be Initialized or Not Initialized. Available types of volume change include:  Basic to RAID 1.  The size of the replacement hard drive must be larger than the smallest disk size of the volume.Note: The replacement hard drive size must be larger or equal to the size of the smallest disk in the volume. Note:  The volume status must be normal. RAID 1 or RAID 5 volume.  If you want to change the volume type. See "Synology DiskStation Supported Volume Types" on Page 31 for the required amount of disks for the volume. Change Volume Type If you have created a Basic. 33 Chapter 4: Manage Storage Space . 2 Click Manage. enough number of hard drives for the new type is required. and then use Volume Manager to change the volume type.  The status of the added drive must be Initialized or Not Initialized. To repair a volume: 1 Click Manage. you could add a new drive to the Synology DiskStation. 2 Select Repair and follow the wizard to repair the volume. 3 Choose Change RAID type and follow the wizard to complete the setup.

3 Click Manage.Expand a Volume You can expand the storage capacity by connecting external hard drives. and then follow the wizard to change the volume. 4 Select the hard drive in the Choose disks section. otherwise it will cause data loss. those services will be resumed.  You can only remove the hard drive when the volume is in Normal status. 2 Select the volume you want to expand. 3 Replace the internal hard drives with larger ones. See "Reinstall Synology DiskStation" on Page 142 for more information. Expand by Adding Disks If you have empty hard drive trays in your Synology DiskStation. replacing the internal hard drive with a larger one. 6 Copy the backup data to the new volume. 4 Repeat step 1 to 3 until all internal hard drives are replaced with larger hard drives. you can expand JBOD. 2 Replace the internal hard drive with a larger one. and RAID 10 volumes: 1 Turn off the Synology DiskStation (skip this step for models that support disk hot swapping).  When the system is removing a volume. all enabled services on other volumes will be temporarily stopped. 2 Turn off the Synology DiskStation. 4 Turn on the Synology DiskStation 5 Reinstall the system. 6 Copy the data from the replaced hard drive to the new hard drive. 34 Chapter 4: Manage Storage Space . See "Repair a Volume" on Page 32 for more information. 3 Turn on the Synology DiskStation. 4 Reinstall the system. 3 Turn on the Synology DiskStation and repair the volume. For one-bay models: 1 Turn off the Synology DiskStation. click Change RAID type. the system administrator can follow the steps below to replace a larger HDD without losing the original data. 5 Follow the wizard to complete the setup. For RAID 1 and RAID 5. RAID 6. RAID 5+Spare. For Basic or RAID 0 volume on models with two or more bays: 1 Back up all data stored on the Synology DiskStation. 2 Replace the first internal hard drive with a larger hard drive. RAID 5. 7 Remove the replaced hard drive. 5 Connect the replaced hard drive to the USB or eSATA port. Expand by Replacing with Larger Disks When the internal HDD storage runs out of space. 5 The system will expand the volume automatically. If the volume is in Degraded status. To expand a volume by adding disks: 1 Install a new hard drive for your Synology DiskStation. RAID 5+Spare. or adding a hard drive to the volume. or RAID 10 volumes by adding disks. you need to click Manage. Note:  Before replacing the spare disk of a RAID 5+Spare volume. When the volume is removed successfully. See "Reinstall Synology DiskStation" on Page 142 for more information. RAID 6. please repair the volume before replacing it.

 You can also expand your volume with Synology Expansion Device (DX510. you can create up to 10 iSCSI Targets on one Synology DiskStation. Go to Storage > Volume Manager to create an iSCSI Target on your Synology DiskStation. providing faster performance of file transfer. If you create an iSCSI Target with several disks.Note:  For RAID 5. DX5. and RX4 are supported on specific models only. just like using a volume. or change its RAID type. There are 2 ways to create an iSCSI Target:  Designate several disks.synology.  The status of the added disk must be Initialized or Not Initialized. With Volume Manager. and RAID 6 volume.1 Create an iSCSI Target iSCSI Target is a storage space with the Intranet or over the Internet. the hard drive size must be larger than the smallest disk in the volume. 35 Chapter 4: Manage Storage Space . RAID 5+Spare.  Designate a portion of your volume space. Please visit www. The enhanced iSCSI Target now features block-level support. and RX4) using the same way.  The volume status must be normal. you can repair or expand it. allowing clients (called initiators) to access the space like a local disk.) --------1 DX510. DX5.com. (Please see Page 32 of this chapter for detailed information about volume management.

To enable or disable an iSCSI Target: 1 Select the iSCSI Target you want to enable or disable. To edit an iSCSI Target: 1 Select the iSCSI Target you want to edit. --------1 eSATA is supported on specific models only. Go to External Devices > USB Disk or eSATA Disk to manage the attached external disks. and then set up the configuration of iSCSI Target. Attach an External Disk You can attach external USB or eSATA disks to the USB or eSATA port of your Synology DiskStation for backup 1 or file sharing purposes.To create an iSCSI Target: 1 Click Create and click Next. 2 Choose Custom. 36 Chapter 4: Manage Storage Space . 4 Follow the wizard to create an iSCSI Target. Note: For detailed information about iSCSI configuration. 2 Choose Enable/Disable from the iSCSI Target drop-down menu. 2 A new shared folder named usbshare1 (for USB device) or esatashare (for eSATA device) will be created automatically and ready for access. see the help section of Storage > Volume Manager. To attach an external disk: 1 Connect an external USB or eSATA disk to the USB or eSATA port of your Synology DiskStation. 3 Select the iSCSI Target type you want to create. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. 2 Choose Edit from the iSCSI Target drop-down menu.

see the help section of USB Disk or eSATA Disk. usbshare3 … will be created. To eject or format an external disk: Click Eject or Format.Note: When more than 1 external USB disk is connected. usbshare2. 37 Chapter 4: Manage Storage Space . Note: For more information about your external disks.

3 Click EZ-Internet and follow the wizard to complete the setup. allowing you to connect your Synology DiskStation to the Internet quickly and easily. and router port forwarding configuration. This chapter explains how to set up Internet connection with the easy-to-use Synology EZ-Internet wizard. DDNS registration. 38 . or with the more advanced port forwarding function. simply follow the EZ-Internet Wizard and get ready to access your DiskStation via the Internet within minutes. To use the EZ-Internet wizard: 1 Click the Home button (with the house icon) at the top of the management section to see the Home page in the main section. allowing its services to be accessible from anywhere and anytime. PPPoE setup.Chapter Chapter 5: Connect from the Internet 5 You can connect to your Synology DiskStation over the Internet. 2 Click Wizard Mode at the top-right corner if you are in Complete Mode. Use the EZ-Internet Wizard The new EZ-Internet Wizard is now available. and register a friendly DDNS hostname for your Synology DiskStation. No need to trouble over the complexity of firewall settings.

39 Chapter 5: Connect from the Internet . you can set up port forwarding rules for the router to allow your Synology DiskStation to be accessible over the Internet. Set Up Port Forwarding Rules for Router If your Synology DiskStation is within the Intranet. make sure you have manually assigned a static IP address for your Synology DiskStation. and your Internet Service Provider (ISP) uses PPPoE (Point to Point Protocol over Ethernet). Note: To configure port forwarding rules and assign static IP address. To connect to the Internet via PPPoE: Go to Internet Connection > PPPoE to set up PPPoE. you must have the administrative permission to the router. Go to Internet Connection > Router Configuration to set up your router and port forwarding rules. Note: Before you start. Note: For detailed information about setting up PPPoE. contact your ISP or network administrator. you can enable PPPoE and enter the account information to directly connect to the Internet. See "LAN" on Page 24 for more information.Connect to the Internet via PPPoE If your Synology DiskStation is connecting to a DSL or cable modem.

3 Enter the protocol and port for your router. click Update List to get the latest router support list from Synology. refer to the documentation that comes with your router for correct settings. at the bottom of the window to submit your router information to Synology. The protocol and port vary depending on the model of your router. 40 Chapter 5: Connect from the Internet . If you cannot connect using the default HTTP protocol and 80 port. If your router requires a custom account to allow it to be accessed. click Contact Synology Inc. you need to set up your router first. To set up your router: 1 Click Set up router to open the settings window. c If you still have trouble finding your router even after the list is updated.Set up Router Before adding port forwarding rules. 2 Select your router by doing the following : a Choose your router from the Router drop-down menu. 4 Enter custom account. b If you cannot find your router. 5 Click OK. select Use custom account and fill in the Account and Password fields.

and a warning message will appear on the screen. choose Built-in application and tick the system services. depending on the models of your routers. Using a router port for two or more rules will cause conflicts. To add port forwarding rules: 1 Click Create. See the documentation that came with your router for more information. FTP. 2 The result will be displayed in the Connection Test Result column.  If you want to create port forwarding rules for custom services. 6881-6890. You can use the following syntax to specify port numbers and range:  Use “-” to describe port range. Web Station. You need to set another port for the rule to avoid conflicts. For example: 21. You may need to wait for a few minutes before the rules start working.” to separate ports. etc). Otherwise.  Each router port can be used for one forwarding rule only. choose Custom port. the rules won't be applied. To test your port forwarding rules: 1 Select the rules you want to test and click Test Connection.  Use “. 2 Do one of the following:  If you want to create port forwarding rules for system services (for example. Note:  Some routers don't allow using custom ports for system services forwarding.Add Port Forwarding Rules Add port forwarding rules to specify the destination ports of your Synology DiskStation that will receive packages from specific router ports.22 or 21. 3 Click Save. Test Your Port Forwarding Rules You can test whether the port forwarding rule is working or not.55536-55663. For example. 41 Chapter 5: Connect from the Internet .

Note: The Register Now button will be available only when you choose No-IP.com. 4 Click OK to finish. select Create a new No-IP. The newly registered hostname for your Synology DiskStation will be activated in just a few seconds.com account in Synology DiskStation Manager directly 1 Tick Enable DDNS support. you and your friends no longer need to remember the IP address to access your Synology DiskStation. Note: If you have any problem using your No-IP. Simply type in the DDNS hostname on the web browser as you would when connecting to any website. visit No-IP. 3 Enter your account information:  If you already have a No-IP. choose No-IP.com from the Service provider drop-down menu.com for troubleshooting information. 42 Chapter 5: Connect from the Internet .com account and enter the account information in the Email and Password field to log in. allowing it to be connected anywhere by entering the hostname in the address bar of your web browser. and then click Register Now.Give Synology DiskStation a DDNS Hostname You can register a DDNS (Dynamic Domain Name Server) hostname for your Synology DiskStation. Method 1: Register a No-IP. Register a DDNS hostname for Synology DiskStation Go to Internet Connection > DDNS and use one of the following methods to enter your DDNS information.  If you don't have a No-IP. enter the hostname you want in the Hostname field. Once set up. 2 In the window that appears.com account.com account. select Use an existing No-IP.com account.com account and fill out all the required fields to register a new account.

dyndns.3322.org/  http://www.twodns. (e.org) 43 Chapter 5: Connect from the Internet .no-ip.de/ 2 Tick Enable DDNS support and enter the hostname.com/  http://www.dyndns. Note: Remember to enter the full domain name in the Hostname field.com/  http://www.g. username. and password for your Synology DiskStation.Method 2: Visit any DDNS service provider's website to register a DDNS account 1 Visit any of the following DDNS service providers to register a DDNS account:  http://www. philip1234.

44 . When the HTTPS connection is enabled. and encrypt your data. you will be redirected to https:// Synology_Server_Name:5001 automatically. if you try to connect to Synology DiskStation Manager using the 5000 port by typing http://Synology_Server_Name or http:// Synology_Server_Name:5000 in the address bar of your web browser. click Import Certificate to upload your own certificate and private key in order to host a valid SSL server.Chapter Chapter 6: Enhance Internet Security 6 After your Synology DiskStation is available on the Internet. The certificate should match the private key. 3 If you have a certificate issued by trusted Certificate Authority (CA). 2 Tick Automatically redirect HTTP connections to HTTPS if you want the connections to ports for HTTP to be redirected to HTTPS ports automatically. This chapter explains how to enable the HTTPS protocol. Enable HTTPS Connection with SSL/TLS Protection Go to Network Services > Web Services to enable HTTPS connection. enable auto block. any connections to Synology DiskStation via the HTTP protocol will be encrypted with the SSL/TLS encrypting mechanism. For example. HTTPS Ports for Synology DiskStation include the following: Applications Synology DiskStation Manager HTTP Port 5000 (customizable) 80 HTTPS Port 5001 Connection Method https://Synology_Server_Name:5001 https://Synology_Server_IP:5001 https://Synology_Server_Name https://Synology_Server_IP https://Synology_Server_Name/photo https://Synology_Server_IP/photo Web Station 443 Photo Station 80 443 To enable HTTPS connection: 1 Tick Enable HTTPS connection. you will need to safeguard it against any attacks from Internet hackers. set up the firewall. Please keep your private key safely.

45 Chapter 6: Enhance Internet Security . 3689. You can apply the rule to all ports or selected ports using one of the following options:  All: Choose this option to apply the rule to all ports on Synology DiskStation. 587. or by specifying a port range (not applicable to DS107. 21. 5432. 548. 8081. you can add an additional port number for HTTP access. 25. and DS109j). Note: You can create up to 100 rules for Synology DiskStation. You can enter up to 15 ports separated with comma. 993. 3306. 23. 8080. 9997.  Select from a list of built-in applications: Tick the system services that will be included in the rule. DS107e. and control which services can be accessed. 5335.  Port number: 20. In addition. 443. To create a firewall rule: 1 Click Create to open the settings window. 199. 873. Important: You cannot use the following port numbers for HTTP access. 9999. 138. 110. 995. and enter the custom port number.Add an Additional Port Number for HTTP Access In addition to the default 80 port. 139. 22. 9998. 137. you can choose to allow or deny access to certain network ports from specific IP addresses. 50001. 515. Go to Internet Connection > Firewall to create firewall rules. 2 Choose an option in the Ports section.  Custom: Specify the type and protocol of the port. because they are reserved for system use. DS108j. To add an additional port number for HTTP access: Enter any port number between 1 and 65535 in the Enter the port number field. 143. 543. 445. 50002  FTP port range: 55536-55663  BitTorrent port range: 6881-6890  Surveillance Station port range: 55736-55863 Prevent Unauthorized Connection with Firewall The built-in firewall can prevent unauthorized logins.

 If your system has 2 network ports connecting to the same subnet. To change the priorities of the rules: Reorder the rules by dragging any of them up or down. After enabling the service. You can choose to allow or deny access from a particular source IP using one of the following options:  All: Choose this option to apply the rule to all source IP addresses. Note:  When you combine 2 networks with link aggregation. Rules at the top will have higher priorities. and reserve the rules from the second network1. rsync. FTP. For more information about link aggregation. File Station. firewall will apply the rules from the first network. mobile devices. an IP address will be blocked automatically if it has too many failed login attempts. 4 Choose Allow or Deny from the Access drop-down menu to allow or deny the source IP address to access the specified ports. To enable auto block: 1 Tick Enable auto block. see "Link Aggregation" on Page 25. and the management UI. Telnet.  Subnet: Choose this option to apply the rule to a subnet. Go to Network Services > Auto Block to use the auto block function. Automatically Block Suspicious Login Attempts Auto block allows you to prevent unauthorized login via SSH. 46 Chapter 6: Enhance Internet Security .3 Specify the source IP address in the Source IP section.  Single host: Choose this option to apply the rule to an IP address. 2 Enter the following information to block an IP address with a number of failed login attempts within the specified minutes :  Login attempts: The number for failed login attempts  Within (minutes): The number of minutes --------1 Link Aggregation is supported on specific models only. the firewall rules might not work properly.

3 Tick Enable block expiration and enter a number of days in the Unblock after (days) field if you want to unblock the IP address after the specified days. To manage the blocked IP addresses: 1 Click Block List to check the blocked IP addresses. see "Receive Email Notification" on Page 140. select it and click Remove. Make sure email notification is enabled for your Synology DiskStation before using this option. 47 Chapter 6: Enhance Internet Security . 2 If you want to remove an IP address from the block list. Note: The IP address will remain blocked if Unblock after (days) is set to 0. 4 Tick Enable email notification to receive email notification when an IP address is blocked. Note: For more information about email notification.

see the help section of the Win/Mac OS page. Synology DiskStation supports the following file sharing protocols:  For Windows: SMB/CIFS (My Network Places).Chapter Chapter 7: Set Up File Sharing 7 File sharing is one of Synology DiskStation's major functions. AFP  For Linux: SMB. the deleted files will be moved to a #recycle folder created automatically in the same folder. see "Set Up Shared Folders" on Page 54.  For more information about shared folders. NFS Enable Windows File Service Go to File Sharing > Win/Mac OS and tick Enable Windows File Service to make Synology DiskStation a Windows file server (CIFS Server). Enable File Sharing Protocols for All Platforms This section tells you how to enable Synology DiskStation to support file sharing protocols for all platforms. Synology DiskStation can become the file sharing center within the Intranet or over the Internet. FTP. 48 . This chapter explains how to enable the support for file sharing protocols for all platforms. To use CIFS Recycle Bin:  Tick Enable CIFS Recycle Bin to activate the recycle bin. FTP  For Mac: SMB. When users delete files in a shared folder.  Click Empty CIFS Recycle Bin to permanently delete the files in the #recycle folder. applications or subfolders from specific users or groups. Note:  For more information about Windows file service. Use CIFS Recycle Bin A CIFS Recycle Bin is a folder that contains files deleted by users who access Synology DiskStation via the CIFS protocol. FTP. and allow or deny access to the shared folders. create users and groups for clients. allowing users to access its files anytime and anywhere. set up shared folders.

Enable Mac File Service Go to File Sharing > Win/Mac OS and tick Enable Mac File Service to make Synology DiskStation a Mac file server (AFP Server). 49 Chapter 7: Set Up File Sharing . tick Enable NFS and click OK. see the help section of the Win/Mac OS page. Enable Bonjour Printer Broadcast Tick Enable Bonjour Printer Broadcast to allow Mac clients to browse and locate the printer connected to Synology DiskStation. see "Allow Users or Groups to Access the Shared Folders" on Page 55 for more information. Enable NFS Service for Linux Clients Go to File Sharing > NFS. Note: For more information about Mac file service. If you want to configure Linux client's NFS access privileges to the shared folders.

domain users can log in to Synology DiskStation with their domain account and password. 2 In the window that appears. 50 Chapter 7: Set Up File Sharing . and allow or deny their access to different shared folders. and click OK. After Synology DiskStation joins the domain. You can also configure domain users’ access privileges to the shared folders on Synology DiskStation. enter the user name and password for the administrator of the domain server. and click OK. See "Allow Users or Groups to Access the Shared Folders" on Page 55 for more information. To join a domain: 1 Choose Domain and enter the domain name and DNS server (optional). Note: For more information about ADS domain. Manage Users and Groups Go to Privileges > User or Group to create users or groups. see the help section of the Win/Mac OS page. To join a workgroup: Choose WORKGROUP and enter the name of the workgroup.Join a Windows ADS Domain or Workgroup Go to File Sharing > Win/Mac OS to add your Synology DiskStation to a workgroup or domain.

com 80000 80000 20000 20000 2 Save the text file in UTF-8 encoding. 5 Click OK to finish. This function is especially useful when there are numerous users for your Synology DiskStation.com erica@abc. By default. Note: Users with abnormal status will not be imported.Create and Edit Users To create a user account: 1 Click Create and enter the user name and other information. 2 Make changes to the settings and click OK. see "Allow Users or Groups to Access the Shared Folders" on Page 55. 3 Go to Privileges > User and click Import Users. To search for a user: Type the name of the user in the Search field and press Enter (Windows) or Return (Mac) on your keyboard. 3 Click Privileges setup.  Read only: The user can access the files and subfolders in the shared folder. 51 Chapter 7: Set Up File Sharing . Assign shared folder privileges for the user. a dialog will show the list of imported users. see "Create and Edit Groups" on Page 52. Select the user group for the user. 4 Click the Quota tab if you want to set the maximum storage quota for the user.com chad@abc. To create a user account by importing users list: 1 Create a text file which contains the following tab-delimited information in each line:  Username  Password  Description  Email  Quota (MB) in volume 1  Quota (MB) in volume 2 (and so on) Note:  All fields are optional except Username. To edit a user: 1 Select the user you want to edit from the users list and click Edit or double-click the user. 2 Click the User groups tab. Tick Overwrite duplicate accounts if you want to replace the existing duplicate accounts with the one from the users list. the user is categorized under the users group. The search result will be displayed in the users list below. Note: For more information about editing a group's access privileges to shared folders.  Read/Write: The user can access and make changes to the files and subfolders in the shared folder.  An example of the text file is shown as follows: edward 1234 father edward@abc. 4 Choose the text file and click OK to start uploading. After submission.com rosiel chad erica 5678 8901 2345 mother brother sister rosiel@abc.  No access: The user cannot access the files and subfolders in the shared folder. but cannot make changes to them. Note: For more information about groups. Tick Enable quota and enter a value under the Quota column.

52 Chapter 7: Set Up File Sharing . the user home service must be disabled first. and then edit the group's properties. 2 Tick Enable user home service.To delete a user: Select the user you want to delete and click Delete. Users can access their home folders again if the user home service is enabled again. uncheck Include domain users instead. For more information about Windows ADS domain. you must join the domain and assign shared folder privileges for the users. To disable user home service only for domain users. Tick Include domain users if you want to enable user home service for domain users. To edit a group's name and description: 1 Select the group you want to edit from the groups list and click Edit or double-click the group. 2 Click OK. To enable user home service: 1 Click User Home. saving you the trouble of editing users one by one. The name of the user's home folder is the user account plus a unique number. their home folders are located in the homes folder with the same name as the user account. 3 If there is more than one volume on Synology DiskStation. To disable user home service: 1 Click User Home. To create a new group: 1 Click Create and enter the group name and description. Note: To delete the homes folder. Create User's Home Folder Each user (except for guest) can have his/her own folder called the home folder. When the user home service is disabled.  For Windows ADS domain users. which is accessible only by the user and the system administrator. select the volume to store the home folders. Create and Edit Groups Go to Privileges > Group to create and edit a group. their home folders are located in the folder named @DH-domain name. 4 Click OK. Note: To see domain users in the users list. 2 Uncheck Enable user home service. Location and naming of the home folders:  For local users. see "Join a Windows ADS Domain or " on Page 50. add users to the group. 2 Make changes to the settings and click OK. the homes folder will be kept but accessible by the system administrator only.

Note:  By default. To add or remove group members: 1 Select the group you want to add users to from the groups list and click Edit Members.  Tick the checkbox next to an application to allow all users on the current page to access the application. and click OK. and allow or disallow them to access applications. Download Station. all users belong to the users group  For more information about editing a group's access privileges to shared folders. Audio Station. 2 Click Add or Remove. File Station. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections.To delete a group: Select the group you want to delete from the groups list and click Delete.) 3 Click Finish. see "Allow Users or Groups to Access the Shared Folders" on Page 55. To allow users to access applications for Synology DiskStation: 1 Do any of the following:  Tick the checkboxes under FTP. select users from the users list. 53 Chapter 7: Set Up File Sharing . 2 Click Save Settings after setup is finished. Allow Users to Access Applications Go to Privileges > Application Setting to decide which applications could be accessed by a user. or Surveillance Station to allow users to access to the applications. Note: You can also use the search field to find multiple users.

For more information about Audio Station. It will be created automatically when Audio Station is enabled. see "Enable Web Station to Host Website" on Page 78. For more information about Photo Station and media server. The home folder provides a private space for each user to store data where only the user can access. For more information about Media Server. The photo folder contains photos and videos you want to share on Photo Station. Built-in Shared Folders Created by the System System built-in shared folders are created when the services or applications requiring the folders are enabled. see "Manage DLNA Media Server" on Page 132. see "Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station" on Page 113. (Folders within the shared folders are called subfolders. It will be created automatically when Surveillance Station is enabled. The NetBackup folder is created automatically when Network Backup Service is enabled. see "Chapter 12: Play Music with Audio Station" on Page 94.) You can store data in the shared folders and share them with users or groups with access privileges. It is read-only and can only be accessed by the system administrator. System built-in shared folders include the following: Name public web Description The public folder will be created automatically after the first time you set up Synology 1-bay models. The video folder contains videos you want to browse through DLNA/UPnP DMA.Set Up Shared Folders Go to Privileges > Shared Folder to manage the shared folders. The homes folder contains the home folders of all users. For more information about Web Station. see "Create User's Home Folder" on Page 52. and Blogs" on Page 84 and "Manage DLNA Media Server" on Page 132. It will be created automatically when Web Station is enabled. It will be created automatically when Media Server is enabled. For more information about network backup. see "Chapter 11: Share Photos. For more information about User Home. For more information about User Home. It will be created automatically when Photo Station or DLNA/UPnP Media Server is enabled. Videos. The music folder contains music you want to share on Audio Station. see "Create User's Home Folder" on Page 52. see "Network Backup" on Page 74. The surveillance folder contains Surveillance Station recordings. photo music video surveillance home homes NetBackup 54 Chapter 7: Set Up File Sharing . which are the root folders of Synology DiskStation. The web folder contains contents of your website. Only system administrator can access and manage all users' home folders. It will be created automatically when User Home is enabled. For more information about Surveillance Station. It will be created automatically when User Home is enabled.

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Description The usbshare1 folder is created automatically when you connect an USB disk to Synology DiskStation’s USB port. For more information about external USB disks, see "Attach an External Disk" on Page 36. The satashare folder is created automatically when you connect an eSATA disk to Synology DiskStation’s eSATA port. For more information about external eSATA disks, see "Attach an External Disk" on Page 36.

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Shared Folders Created by Administrator
If you are the system administrator, you can also create shared folders and assign access privileges to the folders.

To create a new shared folder: 1 Click Create. 2 Enter the name and description for the shared folder, and select a volume where the folder will be created. 3 Tick Hide this shared folder in "My Network Places" if you want to hide the folder in Windows "My Network Places".
Note: If you have access privilege to a shared folder hidden in "My Network Places", you can still access it by pressing Windows-R and entering \\Synology_Server_Name\Shared_Folder_Name in the Open field.

4 Click OK.
Note: One Synology DiskStation can contain up to 100 or 2001 share folders, including the built-in shared folders.

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Go to Privileges > Shared Folder to allow or deny users' or groups' access to the shared folders.

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To allow users or groups to access a shared folder: 1 Select the shared folder you want to edit from the shared folders list, and click Privileges Setup to open the settings window. 2 Click the Privilege Setup tab, and select any of the following from the drop-down menu:  System Internal user: Anonymous FTP user. Before allowing anonymous FTP users to connect to a shared folder, you need to allow their access to the folder first. For more information about anonymous FTP, see "Enable Anonymous FTP" on Page 63.  Local users: Synology DiskStation users. See "Manage Users and Groups" on Page 50 for more information.  Local groups: Synology DiskStation groups. See "Manage Users and Groups" on Page 50 for more information. 3 Tick or uncheck the following privileges to assign access privileges for the users or groups:  Read/Write: The user or group can access and make changes to the files and subfolders in the shared folder.  Read only: The user or group can access the files and subfolders in the shared folder, but cannot make changes to them.  No access: The user or group cannot access the files and subfolders in the shared folder.
Note: To set the access privileges to subfolders, you can use File Station. See "Allow Users and Groups to Access Files and Subfolders" on Page 69 for more information.

4 Click the Advanced Privilege tab if you want to do any of the following:  Disable directory browsing  Disable modification of existing files  Disable file downloading 5 Click OK.
Note:  When you encounter privilege conflicts, the privilege priority is as follows: No access > Read/Write > Read only.  When you create a new shared folder, if the admin account's access privilege to the folder is set as No access, then the admin will only be able to see the folder by going to Privileges > Shared Folder.

To allow Linux clients to access a shared folder: 1 Select the shared folder you want to edit from the shared folder list, and click NFS Privileges. 2 Click Create to open the settings window. 3 Enter a hostname or IP, assign Privilege, assign Root Squash, and click OK. 4 Click OK.

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Encrypt a Shared Folder
Go to Privileges > Shared Folder to encrypt your shared folder.
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The AES 256-bit encryption can block off all access attempts. Without the encryption key, other people will not be able to use the encrypted data even if they remove the hard drives from your Synology DiskStation and mount it on their device.

To encrypt a shared folder: 1 Select a shared folder you want to encrypt, and then click Edit to open the settings window. 2 Tick Encrypt this shared folder, enter the encryption key in the Encryption key field, and enter the same key again in the Confirm key field. 3 Tick Allow access automatically on startup to mount the encrypted folder automatically after Synology DiskStation starts up next time. By default, encrypted shared folder will be unmounted automatically on startup for security reasons.
Note:  You can also encrypt a folder when you create it.  The following built-in shared folders are not allowed for encryption since they are associated with system services: web, photo, music, video, surveillance, download, Netbackup.  Encrypted shared folders cannot be accessed via NFS. If you encrypt a shared folder containing NFS rules, they will be removed.

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you can choose Mount from Encryption drop-down menu. or Export key to save the encryption key. It is strongly recommended that you export and save the encryption key. you can choose Unmount from the Encryption dropdown menu to unmount the folder. The items shown in the menu depend on the status of the selected shared folder:  For unencrypted shared folder. and then enter or import the encryption key to mount the folder for access.Edit an Encrypted Folder After the folder is encrypted.  For an encrypted shared folder which is unmounted.  For an encrypted shared folder which is mounted.  If an encrypted folder is unmounted. 58 Chapter 7: Set Up File Sharing . the Encryption drop-down menu is disabled. there is no way to rescue the encrypted data. Note:  It is very important to remember the encryption key. you can use the Encryption drop-down menu to edit the folder. you cannot rename it or change its volume location. If you forget or lose the key.

Access Shared Folders from Windows To access shared folders from Windows. they can share their files with your Synology DiskStation from anywhere. make sure the relative file sharing protocols have been enabled for your Synology DiskStation.Chapter Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere 8 When you have set up users or groups with proper access privileges to the shared folders. Method 1: Use Synology Assistant to map the shared folders as network drives. Note: Before accessing. 2 Click Map Drive and follow the onscreen steps to finish the setup. you can use any of the following methods. See "Enable File Sharing Protocols for All Platforms" on Page 48 for more information. 2 Enter \\Synology_Server_Name\Shared_Folder_Name in the Open field. 59 . Method 2: Use the Run window. Upon completion. you can access the mapped shared folder directly in Windows Explorer. Mac. or Linux computer to access shared folders on Synology DiskStation within the Intranet. This chapter explains the ways to access the Synology DiskStation shared folders within the Intranet or over the Internet. 1 Run Synology Assistant and select the server from the server list. 1 Press Windows-R to open the Run window. Access Files within the Intranet This section explains how to allow users to use Windows.

Upon completion.  Click Browse to locate the shared folder. 3 Locate the shared folder by doing one of the following:  Enter \\Synology_Server_Name\Shared_Folder_Name in the Folder field. 4 Click Finish. you can access the mapped shared folder directly in Windows Explorer. 1 Open a Windows Explorer window and choose Tools > Map network drive to show the Map Network Drive window.Method 3: Use Window Explorer. 60 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere . and then click OK. 2 Choose a drive number from the Drive drop-down menu. 5 Enter your user name and password for Synology DiskStation Manager and click OK.

click NFS Privileges. Upon completion. 3 Select the shared folder you want to access. Access Shared Folders from Linux 1 In Synology DiskStation Manager.Access Shared Folders from Mac 1 Choose Go > Connect to Server from the menu bar. Go to Privileges > Shared Folder. smb://EricaWang or afp://192.168.0.g. 2 Select the shared folder you want to access. you can access the shared folder in the Finder window. 3 On a Linux computer. (e. 2 Type Synology DiskStation's IP address or server name preceded by smb:// or afp:// in the Server Address field and click Connect. 61 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere . enter the mount path to mount the shared folders. and find the mount path at the bottom of the window that appears.2) Note: For better performance. it is recommended that you connect to the shared folders via SMB.

Note: For more information about making Synology DiskStation accessible over the Internet. 62 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere . allowing users to upload or download Synology DiskStation data via FTP. 3 Specify the Port range of Passive FTP (PASV) by using the default range (55536-55663) or entering any range between 1025 and 65535. Go to File Sharing > FTP to enable FTP service. see "Chapter 5: Connect from the Internet" on Page 38. 4 Click OK. you can use a FTP application to access the shared folders. Enable FTP Service 1 Tick Enable FTP service. 2 Enter a value in Port number setting of FTP service (The default number is 21).Access Files via FTP If your Synology DiskStation is accessible over the Internet.

Java and Flash Player. allowing Synology DiskStation users over the Internet to access Synology DiskStation folders with their browsers.Enable Anonymous FTP If you want your FTP service to be accessible by any people on the Internet. see the help section of the FTP page. Note: For more information about using FTP service. you will need the newest web browser. allowing them to log in with the user name anonymous or ftp. Firefox 1. you can enable anonymous FTP service. with AJAX and JavaScript enabled  Java (For browsing folders on the local computer): Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5 or onward  Flash: Flash Player 9 or onward 63 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere .0 or onward. File Station 3 Requirement To use the full featured File Station 3. Connect to Synology DiskStation Using a FTP Application Open any FTP application on your computer and enter the following information to connect to Synology DiskStation:  Synology DiskStation's IP address or domain name  Your user account and password  The port number (The default number is 21) Access Files via File Station File Station is one of Synology DiskStation's web-based applications.5 or onward. or Safari 3.  Browser: Internet Explorer 7 or onward. To enable Anonymous FTP Access: Tick Enable Anonymous FTP and click OK.

allowing you to connect to File Station directly without going through Synology DiskStation Manager. where you can enable a separate login page with its own login message and port number. where you can change the File Station banner's color and background image. To customize File Station: 1 Click Customize to open the settings window. you can also click the File Station button in the banner section to connect to File Station. 3 Click the Banner Setting tab. 2 Tick Enable File Station log if you want to see the recorded activities of all users. 64 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere . b Enter your customized port number in the Port field. see "Check Logs" on Page 138. Connect to File Station You can use any of the following methods to connect to File Station. Note: For more information about HTTPS. see "Enable HTTPS Connection with SSL/TLS Protection" on Page 44. 2 Click the File Station icon on the desktop. 3 Click OK. After File Station is enabled. 2 Go to the Common Setting tab. Note: For information about checking logs. c Tick Enable HTTPS and enter the HTTPS port number if you want to enable HTTPS connection for File Station.Enable and Customize File Station Go to File Sharing > File Station to enable and customize File Station. To enable File Station: 1 Tick Enable File Station 3. Note: If you are using the Management UI. To connect through Synology DiskStation Manager: 1 Log in to Synology DiskStation Manager. you can see its button in the banner section or its icon on the desktop. a Enter your login message in the Message field.

2 Press Enter (Windows) or Return (Mac) on your keyboard.org:7000) in the address bar of your web browser.  My Computer or My Mac panel (lower-left): Displays folders on your local computer.) Use a Mobile Device: Mobile device support has been added to allow you to use iPhone OS 2.  Upload queue (bottom): Displays the uploading progress of files and folders. (Domain users need to enter Domain Name\Username in the Username field.dyndns.2.  Main section (center): Displays contents of the currently-selected folder. File Station Appearance  DiskStation panel (upper-left): Displays Synology DiskStation's shared folders and their subfolders. 3 Enter your username and password.To connect to customized login page (If you have customized File Station's Common Setting): 1 Type Synology DiskStation's IP address or server name or domain name plus a colon and the customized port number (e. http://ericawang.g. Note: For more information about using mobile devices to access Synology DiskStation services. where you can get useful help.0 or onward) to browse files stored in Files Station.0 (Internet Explorer® Mobile or Opera® 9. 65 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere .1 onward or Windows Mobile® 6.  Help section (right): Click the Help button (with the book icon) at the right side to reveal the help section. see "Chapter 17: Communicate with Mobile Devices" on Page 146.

and choose Download. 2 Choose Upload from the Action menu.Set File Station in Action With right-clicking. Method 2: 1 In the My Computer panel. Note: If you make multiple selections. Method 1: 1 Select the files or folders you want to download. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. and dragging-and-dropping. delete. select a destination folder on Synology DiskStation. and compress files or folders. Download Files or Folders from Synology DiskStation Use any of the following methods to download files or folders from Synology DiskStation to your computer. Method 2: 1 Select the files or folders you want to download. Upload Files or Folders to Synology DiskStation Use any of the following methods to upload files or folders from your computer to Synology DiskStation. copy. move. The main section now displays the contents of the selected folder. you can see the uploading progress of the files and folders in the Upload queue. and more. and select files or folders from your local computer. select a folder from your local computer. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. create. Method 1: 1 In the DiskStation panel.) 2 Choose Download from the Action menu. File Station will archive your selections into a zip file before downloading. 3 Click OK to start uploading. download. extract. rename. the Action menu.) 2 Right-click the files or folders. 66 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere . you can easily upload. When you upload files and folders using any of the following methods.

Overwrite to overwrite files or folders with the same name in the destination folder.Overwrite to overwrite files or folders with the same name in the destination folder. Delete Files or Folders 1 Select the files or folders you want to delete.  Right-click one of the files or folders and choose Delete. Rename a File or Folder on Synology DiskStation Use any of the following methods to rename a file or folder on Synology DiskStation folders. Method 2: 1 Right-click a files or a folder and choose Rename. Method 3: 1 Drag a folder from the My Computer panel to any folder in the DiskStation panel. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. select Skip.Overwrite or Move . 3 Select a destination folder on Synology DiskStation in the window that appears. Method 2: 1 Drag any DiskStation folders or files from the main section to another folder in the DiskStation panel. choose Upload .) 2 Choose Copy or Move from the Action menu. 2 Choose Extract from the Action menu. 3 Select a destination folder on Synology DiskStation in the window that appears. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. 3 Enter a new name in the window that appears and click OK. Method 1: 1 Select a file or a folder.Skip to skip the files with the same filename. 2 In the pop-up menu that appears. 3 Click the Option tab to enter the password if the archive is password-protected.) 2 Do one of the following:  Choose Delete from the Action menu. Extract an Archive 1 Select an archive you want to extract. Otherwise.Skip or Move . 67 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere .2 Select the files or folders you want in the main section. Otherwise. choose Copy . 4 At the bottom of the window. Otherwise. choose Upload . 2 Choose Rename from the Action menu. 4 At the bottom of the window. 2 Enter a new name in the window that appears and click OK. select Skip. 5 Click OK to start uploading. 3 Enter a new name in the window that appears and click OK. choose Copy . Otherwise.Skip to skip the files with the same filename. You can see the contents of the archive in the File list. and then click Upload. 2 In the pop-up menu that appears. Create a New Folder 1 Go to the directory where you want to create a folder. select Overwrite if you want to overwrite files or folders with the same name in the destination folder. 2 Choose Create folder from the Action menu. select Overwrite if you want to overwrite files or folders with the same name in the destination folder. Copy or Move Files or Folders on Synology DiskStation Use any of the following methods to copy files or folders between folders on Synology DiskStation. Method 1: 1 Select the files or folders you want to download.

Note: File Station can extract the following archive formats: . . .  Right-click the file and choose Open in New Window. .  Right-click one of the selections and choose Compress to “(file name)”.tgz.gz. select them in the File list and click Extract Selected.rar. Note: File Station can compress files or folders into the following archive format: . 3 The selected file will be opened in a new browser window. To open a file in a new window: 1 Select the file you want to preview.zip from the Action menu. click Extract All.zip Open a File in a New Window Open a file on Synology DiskStation in a new tab or window of the web browser to preview it instantly. 5 Do one of the following:  To extract all files and folders in the archive. .4 Click Destination at the bottom. 2 Do one of the following:  Choose Open in New Window from the Action menu.) 2 Do one of the following:  Choose Compress to “(file name)”.zip. using different compression levels or modes). select the files or folders on Synology DiskStation that you want to compress. The browser setting will decide what file types can be viewed directly. 68 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere . 3 Click Refresh to display the archive in the main section.zip.tar. and select a destination folder on Synology DiskStation in the window that appears. .  To use advanced options (such as renaming or encrypting the archive.gz Compress Files or Folders 1 In the main section. .  To extract some files or folders in the archive. This allows you to view the selected file directly on the browser window. choose Add to archive instead.tar. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections.

Note: To set access privileges to shared folders. you can set access privileges to files and subfolders.Edit the Properties of Files and Subfolders You can edit the access privileges to files and subfolders (meaning folders and their subfolders in a shared folder). See "Allow Users or Groups to Access the Shared Folders" on Page 55 for more information. use Synology DiskStation Manager instead. This function is especially useful when you want to allow different groups of users to access different subfolders in a shared folder. copy download links and open file in a new browser window in the Properties window. 69 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere . Allow Users and Groups to Access Files and Subfolders With File Station.

Obtain a File or Folder’s Download Link You can obtain the download link to a file or folder and share the link with other users. Note: With File Station. 70 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere . All the other File Station actions and properties setting are available for files and folders on Synology DiskStation only. and the others to access the selected files and folders by ticking any of the Read. see "Set as Private Album" on Page 89 for more information.  Right-click one of the files or folders and choose Properties. 5 Tick Apply to this folder.  Choose the user group of the selected files and folders from the groups list. Note: You are not allowed to edit the access privileges to files and subfolders in the photo shared folder here. 4 Send the link to other users via Email or instant messages.) 2 Do one of the following to open the Properties window:  Choose Properties from the Action menu. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. 2 Do one of the following to open the Properties window:  Choose Properties from the Action menu. To obtain a file or folder's download link: 1 Select the file or folder for which you want to obtain its download link.  All the other users or groups not chosen here belong to the others group. sub-folders and files if you want to give the same access privileges to all the subfolders and files within the selected subfolders. do the following:  Choose the owner of the selected files and folders from the users list.  Right-click one of the files or folders and choose Properties. Write and Execute checkboxes. allow or disallow the owner. 3 Right-click the download link and choose Copy Shortcut to copy the download link. To set access privileges to photo albums for Photo Station users. 4 In the Privilege section. the user group. They can download the linked file or folder by entering their username and password. 6 Click OK. 3 In the Owner & User Group section. you can only perform the upload action for files and folders on your computer.To allow users and groups to access files and subfolders: 1 Select the files and folders for which you want to set access privileges.

and choose the Columns submenu. 71 Chapter 8: Access Files from Anywhere . 2 Tick the checkboxes next to the extra attributes to show them in new columns.Display Additional Attributes You can display additional attributes of files or folders to show them in new columns of the main section. To display additional attributes: 1 Right-click anywhere in the column headers of the main section.

Use Data Replicator for Windows The Synology Data Replicator installation package can be found on the Installation CD and Synology's download center at: http://www.Chapter Chapter 9: Back Up Data 9 Synology offers comprehensive backup solutions for your computer and Synology DiskStation.  Restore backup data from Synology DiskStation to your Windows computer according to your preference. The support for Amazon S3 backup gives you another choice for backup.  Adjust backup versions and restore points. If you are using a Mac or Linux. 72 . You can back up data on your computer to Synology DiskStation. You can also back up the files on the sever by performing local or network backup. Synology DiskStation can also serve as their backup destination.php What Can Data Replicator Do?  Monitor specific folders on your Windows computer and perform real-time backup when any modification to the contents within a monitored folder is made.com/support/download. Back Up Computer Data Synology-designed Data Replicator 3 allows you to back up data from a Windows computer to Synology DiskStation.synology. The creative USBCopy simplifies USB storage backup with a one-touch design.

2 Click Data Replicator 3. Use Data Replicator For detailed instructions on how to use Data Replicator. If users have backed up data on Synology DiskStation using Synology Data Replicator.  Synology Data Replicator 3 is the next generation of Synology Data Replicator. and follow the onscreen instructions to finish installation. Data Replicator Requirement  Free HDD Space: 5MB  Operating System: Windows 2000 or onward  Best Screen Resolution: 1024 x 768 or above  Network Environment: Microsoft Networking over TCP/IP enabled and has network connection with Synology DiskStation Install Data Replicator 1 Insert the Installation CD into the optical drive of your computer. 73 Chapter 9: Back Up Data .Important:  Your computer and Synology DiskStation should use the same encoding. It can only restore the data on Synology DiskStation that was backed up after Data Replicator 3 was installed. we recommend restoring data on Synology DiskStation to PC first before using Synology Data Replicator 3. See "Specify Default Languages" on Page 27 for more information. see its Help by clicking the Help button.

Mac users can back up their data to Synology DiskStation's shared folder without problem. allowing you to back up data to the Amazon S3 Server. see the help on your Mac computer. Synology DiskStation also supports Amazon S3 Backup. It can protect your data with higher security. Plus. Note: For more information about using Time Machine.  Encrypted: Back up with data encryption.Use Time Machine for Mac Synology DiskStation provides compatibility for backup with Apple Time Machine. Back Up Data on Synology DiskStation Other than backing up computer data to Synology DiskStation. It provides better performance. Local Backup Local Backup allows you to back up data to the LocalBackup folder in the following locations on your Synology DiskStation:  Another shared folder  An external USB or eSATA Disk attached to your Synology DiskStation Note: You may need to format the external disk before performing Local Backup to the disk for the first time. To set Synology DiskStation as Time Machine's backup destination: 1 Go to File Sharing > Win/Mac OS and tick Enable Mac file service. Use rsync for Linux You can use rsync to back up Linux data to Synology DiskStation. 2 Choose a shared folder from the Time Machine drop-down menu. Ways to Back Up Synology DiskStation Data Local Backup and Network Backup are ways you can choose to back up data on your Synology DiskStation. it is recommended that you choose encrypted mode for important files only. 74 Chapter 9: Back Up Data . Network Backup Network Backup allows you to back up data to the NetBackup folder in the following locations within the Intranet or over the Internet:  Another Synology DiskStation  A rsync-compatible server There are two modes for Network Backup:  Non-encrypted: Back up without data encryption. Note: To ensure backup efficiency. you can also back up the data in your shared folder or even the subfolders on your Synology DiskStation. The chosen shared folder will become Time Machine's backup destination.

do the following first:  For Local Backup to external disks: Go to External Devices > USB Disk or eSATA Disk and click Format to format the external disk.  Fees may apply to use the Amazon S3 Backup service. go to Backup > Network Backup Service. and ends with the complete file path of this file. For more information about Amazon S3 Backup. Before you start.amazon. which is identified by a unique Set KEY Value that begins with SourceServerName_MAC address. After you perform an Amazon S3 Backup task. a single backup file will be stored in a Bucket on Amazon S3 Server. 75 Chapter 9: Back Up Data .com/s3/ Note:  There are also encrypted and non-encrypted modes for Amazon S3 Backup. visit its website at: http://aws. and make sure Enable network backup service is ticked to make the target DiskStation available for backup. Perform Backup Tasks on Synology DiskStation Go to Backup > Backup to perform backup tasks on Synology DiskStation.  For Network Backup to another Synology DiskStation: Log in to the target Synology DiskStation.Amazon S3 Backup Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) Backup allows you to back up data to the Amazon S3 server. See "Network Backup" on Page 74 for more information.

2 Click Edit and modify settings. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. 3 Click OK. To perform immediate backup: 1 Select the backup task you want to back up. Delete a Backup Task 1 Select the backup task you want to remove.) 2 Click Delete.) 2 Click Back up now. Perform Immediate Backup You can perform an immediate backup for a backup task at any time. 76 Chapter 9: Back Up Data .) 2 Click Cancel. Cancel a Backup Task You can cancel backup tasks in progress or in waiting list.Create a Backup Task Click Create and follow the wizard to complete the setup. To cancel a backup task: 1 Select the backup task to you want to cancel. Restore Backup Data Click Restore and follow the wizard to complete the setup. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. Edit a Backup Task 1 Select the backup task you want to edit.

Note: When you perform network backup. including users. and shared folders.Back Up System Configuration Go to Backup > Configuration Backup to back up and restore the settings of your Synology DiskStation. You can choose to recover these settings when you restore the backup data. the settings of your Synology DiskStation. Use USBCopy to Back Up Data on USB Device You can copy data from a USB device to a shared folder on your Synology DiskStation using the USBCopy 1 button. groups. groups. 2 Save the configuration file (named configuration. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. All data on your USB device will be copied to the specified shared folder when you perform USBCopy. To perform USBCopy: 1 Connect the USB device to the USB port of your Synology DiskStation. --------1 USBCopy is supported on specific models only. To specify the target shared folder for USBCopy: Go to External Devices > USBCopy and specify a shared folder from the drop-down menu. To back up system configuration: 1 Choose Back up system configuration. including users. 77 Chapter 9: Back Up Data . and shared folders will also be backed up. 2 Press the USBCopy button (with the letter C) on the front panel of your Synology DiskStation.dss) to your computer.

providing them with the ability to set up web. or index. Email Server. To enable Web Station: 1 Tick Enable Web Station. Web Station support and limitations include:  The homepage for your website must be named index.html. the system will automatically retrieve and use the SMTP server information from Synology DiskStation. Enable Web Station When Web Station is enabled. email.htm. and printer servers on a single Synology DiskStation without spending extra money. Important: it is recommended that you turn off the register_globals option for security reasons.  When you use the PHP mail() function. index. 3 Tick Enable PHP cache. Enable Web Station to Host Websites Go to Network Services > Web Services to set up your website with Web Station. Make sure you have entered the correct SMTP server information. which is integrated with support for PHP and MySQL.php.0 is supported. see "Install Mail Station Package to Host Email Server" on Page 81. 4 Click OK. exec().  PHP 5.Chapter Chapter 10: Host Websites. 78 .2. Save your web page content in the folder to publish it on your website. Note: For more information about SMTP. and Printer Server 10 Synology DiskStation is especially designed for small and medium businesses (SMB).  The following functions are not supported by PHP: system(). 2 Tick Turn on PHP configuration option register_globals if the PHP application you use requires the register_globals option to be turned on. the web shared folder will be created automatically.

so please do not create folders with these names under the web shared folder. See "Enable HTTPS Connection with SSL/TLS Protection" on Page 44 for more information. this customized error page will be displayed. Email Server. photo.htm. When users try to connect to a page that does not exist. or missing. The names blog. Each website can have different port number or even different hostname. or missing. Enable Virtual Host to Host Websites The Virtual Host support allows you to host up to 30 websites on one Synology DiskStation. this customized error page will be displayed. Personal website Support and limitations:  Local users are only allowed to access the data in the following path:  Their own home folder  /var/tmp  /tmp  /volume1/@tmp/php  Synology DiskStation users can customize the error page by creating any of the following files and putting them in the www shared folder: missing.html. missing. missing.htm. Each user will have a unique website address http://Synology_Server_IP/~username or http://Synology_Server_Name/~username. 2 Upload web pages to the www folder. When users try to connect to a page that does not exist. and webdefault are reserved folder names. To enable Virtual Host and host websites: 1 Click Virtual Host to open the settings window.php. a The name for the subfolder (in the web shared folder) that will contain the web pages to build the website b The hostname for the website c The protocol (HTTP or HTTPS) for the website d The port number for the website Note: To use HTTPS protocol. 2 Click Create and enter the following information. make sure User Home is enabled. See "Create User's Home Folder" on Page 52 for more information. These names cannot be used by Web Station. Enable Personal Website The personal website function is a convenient way to allow Synology DiskStation users to host their own personal website. 4 Click Virtual Host and go through the above steps again if you want to set up more websites. and Printer Server .  You can customize the error page by creating any of the following files and putting them in the web shared folder: missing.php. 3 Click OK. photosrc. HTTPS connection needs to be enabled in advance. To create a personal website: 1 Create a www folder in the user's home folder. 79 Chapter 10: Host Websites.html. Note: Before enabling personal website.

you can install applications to enhance the features of your website using many of the free Open Source applications. 80 Chapter 10: Host Websites. the ID for the phpMyAdmin administrator is root. and the password is blank. visit their websites. It is recommended that you change the password. such as phpMyAdmin.synology. To Enable MySQL: Tick Enable MySQL and choose a volume to store the database data.com/support/download. see "Manage Packages" on Page 143.Enable MySQL You can enable MySQL to use the MySQL database function for your website. do so by restoring your Synology DiskStation to factory defaults. Email Server. When MySQL is enabled. Install Value Applications After you have finished setting up your web environment. and Printer Server . For the download links and installation instructions of those applications. visit www. See "Restore Synology DiskStation to Factory Defaults" on Page 141 for more information. you can install the web-based PHP tools. For a list of value applications tested to be compatible with Synology DiskStation. The phpMyAdmin package is available on Synology's download center at: http://www. to manage the MySQL database.synology.  To delete your MySQL databases.com.php Note:  For more information about installing packages for Synology DiskStation Manager.  By default.

do the following first:  Register a domain name for your IP.  Go to Privileges > User and enable User Home service to allow users to store their mail messages in their home folders.com. or apply for a DDNS hostname. 81 Chapter 10: Host Websites. then fill the MX record with mail. Otherwise. please fill the MX (Mail eXchanger) record of mail domain with your mail server (that is the FQDN of Synology DiskStation). see "Give Synology DiskStation a DDNS Hostname" on Page 42. allowing Synology DiskStation users to receive and deliver mail messages. you can turn your Synology DiskStation into a mail server. For example. Note: For more information about registering a DDNS account for Synology DiskStation.  When applying for a domain name or dynamic domain name. they will not be able to send or receive mails.synology. and Printer Server .php 2 Go to System > Package Management and install the downloaded Mail Station package.Install Mail Station Package to Host Email Server With the Mail Station package. To install Mail Station: 1 Download and extract the Mail Station package from Synology's download center at: http://www.com. see "Create User's Home Folder" on Page 52.synology. if the mail server is mail.com/support/download. Note: For more information about User Home.synology. Before using Mail Station. Email Server.

do the following: a Tick Enable SMTP to deliver and receive mails. 2 Open Synology Assistant on your computer.com/support/download. Your users' mail address will be: user_name@domain_name or user_name@DDNS_hostname Note: Make sure you entered the same domain name for your IP. and Printer Server . you can enable the option at My server requires authentication in Tools > Accounts > Mail Account > Properties > Servers. Set Up the USB Printer You need to use Synology Assistant to set up your USB printer. enable at least one of the protocols (POP3. see "Manage Packages" on Page 143.  Click the link to your webmail next to Webmail URL to log in to your webmail with your Synology DiskStation user account and password.IMAP. To set up Mail Station: 1 Go to Applications > Mail Station. 82 Chapter 10: Host Websites. Email Server.  For more information about using the webmail. POP3 SSL/TLS.Note: For more information about installing packages for Synology DiskStation Manager. To set up the USB printer: 1 Connect the printer to the USB port of your Synology DiskStation. 2 In the Mail domain settings section. do the following:  Tick Enable Webmail (IMAP will be enabled automatically) if you want the users to be able to use the webmail to send and receive mails. b Tick SMTP Authorization is required if you want to prevent your mail accounts from being used as a spammer. Note:  You cannot log in to the webmail with a user name that is not in English or without a password. If you use this option. or the same DDNS hostname you registered in Internet Connection > DDNS. 3 Choose your Synology DiskStation from the server list and click Add Printer. see Mail Station User's Guide from Synology's download center at: http://www. 3 In the Mail server settings section. so Enable IMAP will be automatically ticked when you enable webmail service. fill in the Domain name. 5 In the Webmail settings section.synology. Take Outlook Express. 4 Follow the wizard to complete the setup. then your users must provide their Synology DiskStation user account and password for authentication while setting SMTP server in their mail clients. for example. 4 In the Mail receiving settings section.php Set Synology DiskStation as the Printer Server Synology DiskStation can become the printer server over your local area network by connecting up to 2 USB printers to your Synology DiskStation. and IMAP SSL/TLS) to receive mails via mail clients. Note: Webmail operates via the IMAP protocol.

and Printer Server . To clean up the printer spool space: Click Clean to cancel the printing jobs for all printers.Manage the USB Printer Go to External Devices > USB Printer to manage the printers. 83 Chapter 10: Host Websites. To eject a USB printer: 1 Disconnect the printer from the USB port of your Synology DiskStation. Note: For more information about accessing the printer from different platforms. see the help section of the USB Printer. Email Server. 2 Click Eject.

and Blogs with Photo Station Photo Station is an online photo album integrated with a blog. VOB  Maximum image file size: 20 MB (excluding images in RAW format)  Browser requirement: JavaScript enabled 84 .Chapter Chapter 11: Share Photos. MPEG2. To Enable Photo Station: Click Enable Photo Station 4 and click OK. 3 Click OK. Videos. After it is enabled. RM. The process will be executed in the background. Support and Limitations  Video formats not viewable on Photo Station: DAT. MP4. 2 Click Re-index to reconstruct the index structure of the image files If you found missing images in Photo Station. To edit Photo Station settings: 1 Tick Set new albums as public if you want the uploaded photo albums available to visitors. RMVB. the photo shared folder will be created automatically to contain your Photo Station data. It makes creating albums and blogging fun and easy. This chapter explains how to do the following:  Create Photo Station user accounts  Upload and download photos and videos  Manage the albums  Manage the thumbnail view  Customize Photo Station background and theme  Find photos and videos with the search function  Manage blogs 11 Enable Photo Station Go to Applications > Photo Station to enable Photo Station.

2. Microsoft Internet Explorer requirement: ActiveX controls and plug-ins and Active scripting enabled Connect to Photo Station To connect with Synology DiskStation Manager: 1 Log in to Synology DiskStation Manager. Videos. see "Chapter 17: Communicate with Mobile Devices" on Page 146. Note: For more information about using mobile devices to access Synology DiskStation services.0 or onward). 85 Chapter 11: Share Photos.0 (Internet Explorer® Mobile or Opera® 9. and Blogs with Photo Station .  You can also download DS photo on Apple’s App Store to upload photos stored on their iPhone/iPod Touch to a Synology DiskStation. To connect by entering the web address: Type the following web address in the address bar of your web browser: http://Synology_Server_Name/photo/ To connect with Mobile Device:  Photo Station can be accessed on a mobile device with iPhone OS 2. 2 Click the Photo Station icon on the desktop.1 onward or Windows Mobile® 6.

and delete Photo Station's user accounts. The system administrator can create. do any of the following in the Other Settings section:  Choose whether to allow this user to modify his/her account information. 3 Click Submit. description. Photo Station does not share the same user account database with Synology DiskStation Manager. If this user is set as admin. Select Settings at the top of Photo Station's homepage.Manage Photo Station User Accounts Other than the system administrator. and Blogs with Photo Station . and password. Videos.  Choose if you want to set this user as admin. 2 If you like. Add a New Account 1 Click Create User and enter the username. he/she will be able to sign in with his/her own account and perform admin privileges. 86 Chapter 11: Share Photos. and then select the User Accounts tab on the Synology Photo Station 4 Settings page to add and edit Photo Station user accounts. update.

Videos. Upload over the Internet If your computer and Synology DiskStation are not within the same Intranet. you can upload your album via File Station or FTP.  For more information about using Photo Uploader. Upload Using Photo Station Now you can upload photos and videos to an existing album with Photo Station. Photo Uploader will use your computer to compress videos to H. Upload Photos and Videos to Create a New Album Select the photos and videos you want. Before uploading. Manage and View Albums This section explains how to upload a new album and manage its settings. Upload Using Photo Uploader You can upload your albums to Synology DiskStation using Photo Uploader. Note:  It is recommended that you upload using Photo Uploader if your album contains many photos and videos. View Your Albums After you connect to Photo Station. 87 Chapter 11: Share Photos.Edit Existing User Accounts 1 Double-click the user or select the user. and Blogs with Photo Station . and click Delete. you will enter the Photos page. You can also view the streaming videos in full screen to avoid long wait for downloading. you can deny the user's access until it's enabled again. you can upload the album via the file sharing protocols for your platform. see "Access Files within the Intranet" on Page 59 for more information. You can use any of the following methods to upload the new album to the photo shared folder. Note: For more information about accessing the photo shared folder over the Internet. one of the several functions of Synology Assistant. See "Upload Photos and Videos to an Album" on Page 88 for more information. Click the thumbnail of your album to see the thumbnails of all the photos and videos in the album. put them in a folder that will become your new album. Note: For more information about accessing the photo shared folder within the Intranet. and generate thumbnails for the photos and videos. 2 Click Yes in the dialog window.264 format. Upload within the Intranet If your computer and Synology DiskStation are within the same Intranet. Note: By ticking Disable this account. see the help of Synology Assistant. and click Edit. where you can see the albums you uploaded. 2 Modify user's information and click Submit. see "Access Files via FTP" on Page 62 or "Access Files via File Station" on Page 63 for more information. Remove a User Account 1 Select the user you want to delete.

download. The downward triangle will not be displayed if you are using the Photo wall layout. Edit Album Details 1 Go to Photo Station's homepage and click Edit under the album you want to edit. 3 Choose whether to allow users to comment on images in this album. To upload photos and videos to an album: 1 Select Photos at the top of Photo Station's homepage. and reorder functions. 2 Click Upload in the album information to select and upload photos and videos to the album. 88 Chapter 11: Share Photos. Delete Album Remove the folders from the photo shared folder. Videos. and Blogs with Photo Station . 4 Click OK. see "Upload Photos and Videos to Create a New Album" on Page 84 for more information. Note: To upload photos and videos to a new album. 2 Modify the album's information and users' access permissions. click the tiny downward triangle in the top-right corner to reveal the album information. descriptions.) Note: Only users with the access and upload rights to the album can upload photos and videos. You can also enable virtual albums in Photo Station. and access privileges according to your need.Manage Albums Manage your albums with the upload. delete. (If you cannot see the button. Edit the titles. and then select the album to which you want to upload photos and videos. Upload Photos and Videos to an Album You can allow users to directly upload photos and videos to an existing album via Photo Station.

click the tiny downward triangle in the top-right corner to reveal the album information. Refresh an Album When viewing an album. You can also set the access permissions to the second tier album within an album. but only users with access to the first tier albums will be able to access the second tier albums. and click Save to save the changes. (Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. 2 Tick Allow users to download album in Other Settings and then click Save. 89 Chapter 11: Share Photos. The downward triangle will not be displayed if you are using the Photo wall layout. and then select the album you want to download. Method 1: 1 Go to Photo Station's homepage. uncheck Public for the album you want to switch to private. If you are using a touch screen. 2 Uncheck Set as public. Videos. Method 2: 1 Select Settings at the top of Photo Station's homepage. Set as Private Album If you wish for the album to be accessible only by specific users. 3 Click Save. Reorder Albums 1 Select Photos at the top of Photo Station's homepage.) 3 In the window that appears. and Blogs with Photo Station . do any of the following:  Select Download all to download the entire album as a zip file.) Your selections will be downloaded as a zip file. you can also reorder the albums with your fingers. and then select the Photo tab on the Synology Photo Station 4 Settings page. To allow users to download albums: 1 Select Settings at the top of Photo Station's homepage. 4 Click OK.  Select Select items to download. (If you cannot see the button. do any of the following. and click Edit under the album you want to edit. and then select the Photo tab on the Synology Photo Station 4 Settings page.Download an Album You can allow users to download albums via Photo Station. To download an album: 1 Select Photos at the top of Photo Station's homepage. 3 Assign users to the Access Permission list. 3 In the window that appears. 2 Click Customize next to Access Permissions. you can refresh the screen by clicking Refresh on the right side and making sure the correct album information is displayed. 2 Click Download. 2 Click Reorder Albums and drag and drop the albums to reorder them. select the items you want to download and click OK.

and then select the Photo tab. 3 Click Customize to open the dialog. which will be listed in front of all the other albums on the Photos page.  You can set the new album as public by default from Synology DiskStation Manager. and Blogs with Photo Station . 90 Chapter 11: Share Photos. To customize the theme for an album: 1 Select Settings at the top of Photo Station's homepage. Please re-configure the albums' access rights and upload rights after saving the changes. Videos. Enable Virtual Album Photo Station allows you to display the most recent photos and videos in virtual albums. 2 Click Customize next to Display Virtual Album open the settings window. 4 Choose the block you would like to customize and modify your settings. See "Enable Photo Station" on Page 84 for more information.Note:  This action will clear the albums' original access and upload rights. To Enable Virtual Album: 1 Select Settings at the top of Photo Station's homepage. 2 Select Custom from the drop-down menu under Style. The second tier albums within the new album will inherit the same attributes from the first tier albums. 3 Tick any of the following checkboxes to enable the virtual albums:  Recent photos  Recent videos  Recently commented photos  Recently commented videos Customize the Themes for an Album You can customize the album layout setting under Photo tab. and then select the Photo tab on the Synology Photo Station 4 Settings page. 5 Click Save.

Moreover.  To determine the maximum width of displayed photo after clicking a thumbnail. you can see its details and make changes to it using the following links above the thumbnail:  Information: See the metadata information of the photo or video. enter a number in the Thumbnail per page field.  Map: See where the photo is taken if your camera can record the coordinate information. you can customize the thumbnails according to your preferences. 91 Chapter 11: Share Photos. Photo wall. or Image Flow from the Thumbnail page layout drop-down menu. Videos.  To sort your thumbnails in ascending or descending order. choose an option from the Sort by drop-down menu.  To determine the maximum number of thumbnails shown on a photo thumbnails page. enter a number in the Default thumbnail size field. choose an option from the Sort order dropdown menu.View and Customize Photos and Videos After selecting the album.  Rotate +90° or Rotate -90°: Rotate the photo. choose Basic.  Set as Album Cover: Set the photo or video as the cover of the album on the Photos page. you can see the thumbnails of all the photos inside the album.  Start Slideshow: Start a slideshow of the album. and Blogs with Photo Station . and then select the Photo tab on the Synology Photo Station 4 Settings page to change the following thumbnail settings and order:  To adopt a new layout for the photo thumbnails page. View and Edit Photos and Videos When you view a photo in an album.  To determine how the thumbnails are sorted. Change Thumbnail Settings and Order Select Settings at the top of Photo Station's homepage.  Blog it: Add a new blog post with the photo embedded. choose an option from the Photo display size drop-down menu.  To determine the maximum width of the thumbnail.

7 To allow visitors to leave comments. and deciding the blog layout. html. whereas 40. tick Show abstract when article is on main page and enter the content. Videos. 4 Click the Settings tab. Note:  For the post title. you can enter up to 512 characters.  The following html tags in article content will be filtered out automatically: form. Moreover. and Blogs with Photo Station . and then enter the video URL in the 3 Select a label action from the Label Actions drop-down menu. ) in the format bar above the text field. Log in to Photo Station. tbody.960 characters are allowed for the post content. Personalize the Blog The administrator can go to the Settings section to adjust the blog settings. 2 Click Yes in the dialog window. etc. script. and insert images or videos if you wish. click the Insert/edit embedded media button ( window that appears.Use the Blog The administrator can post blogs on Photo Station now. 6 If you wish to display a post abstract. 5 Choose readers from the drop-down menu. th. naming the blog. Delete a Post 1 Click the post title. such as changing the banner picture. body. 2 Enter the post title. editing the module settings. edit the post. td. 8 Click Publish. and select Blog at the top of Photo Station's homepage to start editing your blog. and click Delete post. To insert a video. Add a New Post 1 Click New post on the left side. 92 Chapter 11: Share Photos. tick Allow comments. tr. table. input. you can also personalize your blog space by adjusting the layout and modules.

To edit basic blog settings: Double-click the item or click Customize on the right side. and Blogs with Photo Station . To adjust the blog layout: Go to the Appearance Settings area and click Customize next to Page Width and Banner or Layout & Modules. Videos. or a slideshow of one of your photo albums. You can add your personal information here. and click Customize.  Use the Search module to search all your previous articles with keywords. and decide the blog layout and modules you wish to display on the main page. do one of the following:  Click the archive folders by year to unfold the monthly post records. Find Old Posts A Blog archive module contains all your posts. including those that don't appear on the main page. 93 Chapter 11: Share Photos. To edit module settings: Choose a module from the drop-down menu. To find an old post. or links to your friends' sites.

This chapter explains how to enable Audio Station. or DLNA-certified Digital Media Renderers. and add music and playlists to the queue panel for playback. and listen to Internet radio. choose audio source. 94 . allowing you to access the music library on your Synology DiskStation. choose available audio sources on the local area network. add music to the playlist. browse music from the source. With Audio Station. you can also browse and play songs on your iPod or on the DLNA-certified Digital Media Servers. and add your favorite music to playlists for playback. Audio Station can play music through USB speakers connected to your Synology DiskStation.Chapter Chapter 12: Play Music with Audio Station 12 Audio Station is a web-based audio application. your computer.

see "Chapter 17: Communicate with Mobile Devices" on Page 146.Enable Audio Station Go to Applications > Audio Station to enable Audio Station. 2 Click the Audio Station icon on the desktop. To Enable Audio Station: Click Enable Audio Station 2 and click OK. you can also click the Audio Station button in the banner section to connect to Audio Station. After it is enabled. Note: If you are using the Management UI. For more information about DS audio. To re-index audio files: Click Re-index to reconstruct the index structure of the audio files If you found missing music in Audio Station. Connect to Audio Station To connect via Synology DiskStation Manager: 1 Log in to Synology DiskStation Manager. the music shared folder will be created automatically to contain your Audio Station data. To connect via iPhone or iPod touch: You can download DS audio from Apple's App Store to play the music in Audio Station with your iPhone or iPod touch. 95 Chapter 12: Play Music with Audio Station . The process will be executed in the background.

 Select New Playlist to create a new playlist.Choose Audio Source On the left section of Audio Station are several audio sources you can choose from for playback on Audio Station.  Click By Folder to browse music by directory. do any of the following:  Click All Music to browse all music in the “music” shared folder. Note: Only users with the Manage Playlist privilege (in Settings > Privileges in the top-left corner) can edit or add playlists.  Click By Genre to browse music by the genre information of the song. which will be organized into the following categories. Library The library contains music in the music shared folders of your Synology DiskStation. To browse your music library.  Click By Artist to browse music by the artist information of the song. do any of the following:  Select Refresh to update all playlists. To edit your playlist. Smart Playlist You can click the disclosure triangle next to Smart Playlist to see your smart playlists.  Click By Album to browse music by the album information of the song. To refresh your smart playlist: Select Refresh to update all smart playlists. 96 Chapter 12: Play Music with Audio Station .  Click Random100 to browse 100 songs chosen randomly by the system. Playlist You can click the disclosure triangle next to Playlist to see your playlists.

2 Click Smart Playlist to add or edit your playlist. iPod You can click the disclosure triangle next to iPod to see the iPod connected to the USB port on Synology DiskStation. To search for media servers on the local area network: Select Scan Media Server to search for available servers. You can also add your radio stations manually. and URL) to add a radio station to the User defined list. Description.To add or edit a smart playlist: 1 Go to Applications > iTunes in Synology DiskStation Manager. To see the list of radio stations: 1 Select an existing Internet radio provider or User defined list. see "Use Smart Playlist" on Page 135.  Only users with the USB Mode or Streaming Mode privilege (in Settings > Privileges in the top left corner) have access to iPod contents. To add a radio station: 1 Select Add Radio Station to open the settings window. Note: Only users with the USB Mode or Streaming Mode privilege (in Settings > Privileges in the top left corner) can play media server contents. 2 See the details of its radio stations in the main section. Internet Radio Audio Station comes with lists of Internet radio stations provided by SHOUTCast(TM) and RadioIO. 2 Fill in the corresponding information (Name. Note: for more information about editing the smart playlists. 97 Chapter 12: Play Music with Audio Station . Note:  Audio Station only supports iPods formatted by iTunes for Windows. To refresh iPod contents: Select Refresh to update the iPod contents. Media Server Audio Station can browse and play media contents on DLNA-certified Digital Media Servers or other Synology DiskStations on the local area network. Note: Only users with the USB Mode or Streaming Mode privilege (in Settings > Privileges in the top left corner) can listen to Internet radio.

and use the search field to find your music quickly. a fancy way to flip through your library. or artist names while browsing through your music. you can browse its contents in the main section of the Audio Station. go to Synology DiskStation Manager to set the correct codepage that matches the language of your computer. Note: If you see unreadable song titles. and then reindex your music. Change Views By clicking the three buttons above the main section. 98 Chapter 12: Play Music with Audio Station .  Choose a directory from the Location drop-down menu to choose a previous directory to go back to. do any of the following:  Click the Up button to go back to the last directory.Organize Your Music After selecting one of the audio sources on the left side. Browse Music You can change views. There are three views to browse your songs:  List (the first button): Organize your items in a list. See "Specify Default Languages" on Page 27 and "Enable Audio Station" on Page 95 for more information.  Cover Flow (the third button): All icons/artwork and song/directory names appear using Cover Flow. See Your Current Location You can use the Up button (on the right side of Settings) and the Location drop-down menu at the top of the Audio Station window to go back to previous directories. you can browse your songs in different views. and organize your favorite music into playlists. To go back to the previous directory. album names. see your current location.  Icon (the second button): The icons or artwork (if any) of your songs or folders appear in the main section. Note: Cover flow is available only when browsing the library using By Album.

To create a playlist. select any songs in the main section. 2 Enter a word or phrase in the search field. b Drag the selected songs to New Playlist below Playlist. 2 From the pop-up menu. b While browsing through the library. 3 Press Enter (Windows) or Return (Mac) on your keyboard. Display Additional Attributes You can display additional attributes of your music to show them in new columns of the main section. To display additional attributes: 1 Hover the pointer over any column header of the main section. and click the downward arrow that appears to the right of the header. select any songs you want in the main section. choose the Columns submenu. To search music: 1 Choose a category from the All Categories drop-down menu. Work with Playlist You can organize your songs into playlists to categorize and access your favorite music more easily. c Drag the selected songs to the playlist you just created. The search result will appear in the main section. Note:  You cannot add folders to playlists. See "About the Output Modes and the Queue Panel" on Page 100 for more information. 3 Tick the checkboxes next to the extra attributes to show them in new columns.Search Music You can use the search field above the main section of Audio Station to search your music. do any of the following:  Method 1: a Click New Playlist under Playlist to create an empty playlist.  Method 2: a While browsing through your library.  You can also add songs from the queue to a new playlist. 99 Chapter 12: Play Music with Audio Station .

and right-click to choose Delete.  Select and drag the songs up or down in the main section. To adjust the order of songs in a playlist. About the Output Modes and the Queue Panel To play music via different devices. you can add songs to the different output modes in the queue panel. You can play the music added to the queue with the music player. Note: You can play music in different modes at the same time. visit www. Only one mode can be expanded at a time. you can also control music playback with the direction-free USB remote control.  USB Mode: Play music via the USB speakers connected to the USB port of your Synology DiskStation.To rename or remove a playlist: Right-click the playlist and choose Rename or Delete. The output modes include the following:  Streaming Mode: Stream music to your computer for playback via the speakers of your computer. To remove songs from a playlist: Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. Play Music The right side of Audio Station consists of the queue panel and the music player.  Media Renderer: Play music via a Digital Media Renderer (DMR) within your local area network. do any of the following:  Select songs in the main section and click Up or Down on the top to move them up or down in the playlist. the music will be added to the expanded mode. For more information about Synology Remote.com. 100 Chapter 12: Play Music with Audio Station . When you add your music or playlist to the queue.synology. Note: When you play music in the USB mode.

Add Music to Queue
You can add your songs from the library to the queue panel on the right side for playback. To add your songs from the library to the queue panel, do any of the following:  Double-click an item in the main section to add it to the queue and start playing it right away.  Select one or more items in the main section, and then drag them to the queue.  Select one or more items in the main section, right-click and choose Add selections to queue to add selected songs to the queue.  Right-click an item and choose Add all to queue to add all items in the same directory to the queue.
Note: You cannot add folders to the queue.

Add a Playlist to Queue
You can add or append playlists to the queue panel on the right side for playback. To add a playlist to the queue and replace the existing songs in the queue: Right-click the playlist and choose Play. Audio Station will play the songs in the playlist immediately. To append a playlist to the queue without replacing the existing songs in the queue: Right-click the playlist and choose Add to queue.

Manage Songs in the Queue Panel
To play a song in the queue: Right-click the song and choose Play to play it right away. To adjust the order of songs in the queue, do any of the following:  Select and drag the songs up and down in the queue.  Select the song, right-clicking one of them, and choosing Up or Down. To add all songs in the current queue panel to a new playlist: Right-click any of the songs and choose Save the playing queue. To remove a song from the queue: Select the song, right-click and choose Remove. To remove all songs from the queue: Right-click any of the songs and choose Remove all.
Note: Only users with the USB Mode or Streaming Mode privilege (in Settings > Privileges in the top left corner) can access relevant modes.

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You can play the music added to the queue with the music player.

The upper part of the music player displays the information of the currently playing music, including the song's title, album, artist, and duration. The lower part contains the controls you can use to control music playback. To play a song: Click Play/Pause, Next, or Previous. To skip to any point in the currently playing song: Drag the playhead along the timeline (below the song's duration) to any point you want. To adjust the volume: Drag the volume slider below the timeline. To repeat the songs in the queue: Click Repeat All (the first button from the left in the lower right corner of the music player). To repeat the currently playing song in the queue: Click Repeat One (the middle button in the lower right corner of the music player). To play the songs in the queue in random order: Click Shuffle (the third button from the left in the lower right corner of the music player).

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Download Station is a web-based download application, allowing you to download files from the Internet through BitTorrent, FTP, HTTP, NZB and eMule. BitTorrent partial file download is also available. In addition, you can set up Email notification to send a mail message to you when a download task is finished. This chapter explains how to enable Download Station and manage the download tasks.

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2 Click the Download Station icon on the desktop. you can also click the Download Station button in the banner section to connect to Download Station. To enable eMule download: Tick Enable eMule Downloads and click OK. You have to connect to an ED2K server before searching and downloading files on the eDonkey network. To enable Download Station: Tick Enable Download Station 2 and click OK. Enable eMule Download eMule is a peer-to-peer file sharing application that connects to both eDonkey and Kad network.Enable Download Station Go to Applications > Download Station to enable Download Station. 104 Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station . Note: If you are using the Management UI. Connect to Download Station 1 Log in to Synology DiskStation Manager.

105 Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station .  Some download links in the RSS file are links to a web page rather than the actual file. such as the download link. contains a list of download information. 4 Select one or more files to download and click OK. To create a RSS download task: 1 Click Create. 3 Click OK. where you can set the download destination folder and start downloading. Set the Download Destination Folder The shared folder used as the download destination is shown on the lower left part of the Task page. Note:  A RSS document. 3 Click Create. 2 Enter the URL in the Enter RSS URL field and click Create. you will enter BitTorrent/HTTP/FTP/NZB > Task. also known as a RSS feed. 2 Choose one of the download methods:  Enter URL: Enter the URL of the file. To change the destination folder: 1 Click Destination. file size. etc. 3 If the entered RSS link is valid. 2 Choose the shared folder where you want to save the downloaded files.  Open a file: Click Browse to locate the file to be downloaded. a dialog will appear with a list of files. Manage Download Tasks To create a download task: 1 Click Create.Download BT/HTTP/FTP/NZB Files After you connect to Download Station. This kind of RSS files will not be supported.

106 Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station .  By date created: Sort the order of download tasks by the date they are added. To change the list order of download tasks: To sort the list of download tasks. all action buttons will be disabled.  The network is down.  Unknown Error happened.  By user: Sort the order of download tasks by the users who added the download tasks. contact Synology Support at: www. select any of the following process orders. Resume. To clear finished download tasks: Click Clear. To end an incomplete or erroneous download task: 1 Select the download tasks and click End.  Your account is disabled or removed. click the column headers. Troubleshooting When errors occur. Warning: You cannot resume or restart a task after ending it. Note: Choosing By user can improve the fairness among users. You can enable the action buttons by checking the possible errors:  Download Station is disabled. The files will be moved to your destination shared folder. Default ordering is by the creation date of the download tasks.synology. 2 Click OK to end the task. If the problem still exists after checking the above list of possible errors. To download a FTP folder: Enter the FTP link with the forward slash (/) at the end of the link. or Remove.  Download destination is not set.To pause/resume/remove download tasks: Select the download tasks and click Pause.com Manage BT/HTTP/FTP/NZB Settings Go to BT/HTTP/FTP/NZB > Settings to manage the BT/HTTP/FTP/NZB download settings. All of the files and subfolders in the folder will be downloaded. so it is recommended when more than one user are downloading files. Choose a Process Order In the General section. Downloaded files will remain in the destination shared folder. To view detailed information about a download task: Select the download task and click Get Info.

but you can still limit the number of maximum connections to each NZB task by giving it a value. Now Synology provides support for two of such websites: RapidShare and Megaupload. To download NZB files. To enter the information for the news server and your account: Enter the information in the NZB Download section. 107 Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station . where registered users can upload files and share the download links to the files with other people. Visit their websites for more information. Note: Number of connections per NZB task is usually limited by your news server. you must enter the information for the news server and your account. If you have a premium membership for the websites. you can use Download Station to download their files. you can download NZB files via a news server. enter your account information and click OK. To allow Download Station to download Rapidshare or Megaupload files: In the RapidShare Download or the Megaupload Download section. Note: Fees apply to sign up for a premium membership. Edit NZB Download Settings With Download Station.Edit RapidShare and Megaupload Download Settings There are many online file sharing websites.

Note: For more information about other BitTorrent settings. 3689. 9998. Note: You cannot use the following port number for BitTorrent access. 995. The port range should contain at least 10 ports. You can also specify a range from 1 to 65535. you can edit the following settings for downloading BitTorrent files. 139. 5001. 5335. see the Help section of the BitTorrent/HTTP/FTP/NZB > Settings page. the BitTorrent port range is from 6881 to 6890. 548. because they are reserved for system use:  Port Number: 20. 108 Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station .Edit BitTorrent Download Settings In the BitTorrent Download Setting section. 873. 445. 110. 9999  FTP default port range: 55536-55663  Surveillance Station default port range: 55736-55863  BitTorrent upload and download rates: Enter the maximum upload and download rate in the fields (must be larger than 1 KB/s). 22. 587. 137. 9997.  BitTorrent Port Range: By default. 3306. 25. 143. 543. 515. 993. 199. 5432. 21. 443. 138. 5000. 80. 23.

ed2k://|server|IP|port|/). 2 Do any of the following:  Choose Server IP and enter the IP address and port of the server. allowing all users to search and download the sources. and manage download tasks. 2 Wait for any random server to be connected. 3 Click Add. search ED2K files. To connect to a random ED2K server: 1 Click Connect without having a server selected. To connect to a specific ED2K server: 1 Select a server from the server list and click Connect.Download via eMule Go to eMule to add eMule servers. 2 Wait for the server to be connected.g. To add an ED2K server: 1 Click Add to open the settings window. 3 Wait for any random server to be connected if the selected server is full or has an invalid IP address. Go to Server/Kad to connect to an ED2K server or a Kad network. Add ED2K Server/Kad It is necessary to connect to an ED2K server to access the resources on an ED2K network. To delete an ED2K server: Select one or more servers from the list and click Delete. 109 Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station .  Choose ED2K link (e. An ED2K server provides an index for the shared resources of the connected users.

 Red: The file is already in the download queue or in the download destination. 3 Select any of the following search method. (optional) 5 Enter the minimum number of sources. Perform an Advanced Search 1 Click the down arrow to the right of the Search button. 2 Select any of the following search method:  Local  Global Server  Kad 3 Click Search to start the file search. (optional) 7 Click on the Search button to start the file search.  Local  Global Server  Kad 4 Enter the minimum and maximum file size for the desired files.Search with eMule Go to Search to search the files you want to download. 110 Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station . Perform a General Search 1 Enter a keyword and select a file type. 2 Enter a keyword and select a file type. (optional) 6 Enter the file extension. Stop Searching or Clear the Search Result Click Stop or Clear to stop searching or clear the search result. The search result might be shown in the following colors:  Blue: There are sufficient sources available on the network for those files.

The selected tasks will be added to the download queue to begin downloading. If you like. Manage eMule Download Tasks Go to Download Queue to set the destination folder and manage the download tasks. Pause or Resume. 2 Choose a shared folder and click OK. 1 Double-click the file or select one or more files in the list. To view the detailed information of a task. To create download tasks: 1 Click Create to open the settings window. 2 Click Download. To set the destination folder: 1 Click Destination in the lower-left corner. To delete. 111 Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station . Files already exist in the download queue will not be added to the queue.Add Searched Files to eMule Download Queue Follow steps below to download one or more files. do any of the following:  Double-click a task. pause or resume. 3 Click Create. 2 Click Delete. select a desired priority for the task. pause or resume a download task: 1 Select one or more tasks you want to delete. 2 Do any of the following:  Upload a text file containing multiple ED2K links  Enter up to 20 ED2K links in the Enter URL field.  Select a task and click Get Info.

go to eMule and see the help section of the Download Queue and Settings page.Change eMule Download or Upload Speed Go to Settings. Note: For more information about the eMule settings. 112 Chapter 13: Download Files with Download Station . and enter the maximum download or upload rates in the Upload and download rates section.

Connect to Surveillance Station 1 Log in to Synology DiskStation Manager. Note: If you are using the Management UI. and use all the other comprehensive features provided by Surveillance Station. This chapter explains how to manage IP cameras. watch and record live view videos. 113 . and set up the guard settings. set up scheduled recording. you can also click the Surveillance Station button in the banner section to connect to Surveillance Station. the surveillance shared folder will be created automatically to contain your Surveillance Station data. 2 Click the Surveillance Station icon on the desktop. Manage IP Cameras Click Camera to add and edit cameras. set up surveillance patrol path. Enable Surveillance Station Go to Applications > Surveillance Station to enable Surveillance Station. set up recording schedule. After it is enabled.Chapter Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station 14 Surveillance Station is a web-based application that can manage IP cameras to safeguard your home or office environment. playback recorded events.

and Frame rate for recording image and live view image. Choosing live view source from the camera will mitigate the server loading and minimize the possible time delay. i Enter the username and password of the camera’s administrator account. j Click Test Camera to see if the camera can be correctly connected. b Enter the camera's IP address or host name. Otherwise. click Finish to complete setup. 4 114 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . you will have to configure the camera’s port forwarding to live view via Internet. the system will automatically display the IP address. e Select the camera model from the drop-down menu. 4 If you selected Quick Setup. c Change the port number if the camera is using another port.Add a Camera 1 Click Add. Resolution. 3 Edit the following Device Info settings: a Enter a name for identifying this camera. b Select the live view source from either Surveillance Station or directly from camera. g Select the video format from the drop-down menu. f Select the video channel from the drop-down menu if the camera device is a video server. 2 Choose Quick Setup or Complete Setup and click Next. You can also click Search. port number and model of the camera. d Select the camera brand from the drop-down menu. 5 Click Next and edit the following Continuous Recording settings: a Tick the checkbox of Enable motion detection while in continuous recording mode or Enable alarm recording while in continuous recording mode at your preference. the system will search the IP camera installed at the same domain. click Next to edit the Video settings: a Select the Image quality. h Select the streaming type from the drop-down menu. Once the camera is selected. However. Different events will be displayed in different colors on the event timeline. b Select the time length of each saved video file under continuous recording mode.

2 In MPEG4 format. click the day grid or the hour grid. Edit Camera and Recording Settings 115 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . HTTP and RTSP. 4 The frame rate should be set appropriately for the best recording performance. Motion Detection and Alarm Recording buttons. 3 Surveillance Station supports two streaming types. The source path must be set correctly for the camera to obtain images. d Select Enable audio when recording and choose Audio format if your camera supports the function. Note: 1 If your camera model is not listed. The actual supported streaming type depends on the camera capability.c Select Pre-recording time and the Post-recording time under event recording mode. b Enter the file name prefix that will appear in front of each file name. Surveillance Station supports audio streaming in both Live View and video recording. 8 Click Finish to complete the setup. Alarm Recording(A). 7 Click Next and edit the following Schedule settings: a To set a schedule plan for automatic recording. Please consult the camera’s manufacturer for the camera source path. click the Continuous Recording. 6 Click Next and edit the following Storage Settings: a Enter a name for the event archive folder that will be used to save the recorded videos. b To select the entire day or hour in each day. you can select a similar model or choose User Define and enter the camera’s image source path. Motion Detection Recording(M). d Click Estimate Required Space to evaluate the space usage. 5 Only UPnP compatible cameras will be found when Search Camera is clicked. c Tick Keep the files within (days) or Limit the archive folder up to (GB) and specify the value. and then click or select an area on the grid. The audio support is only available when the IP camera is equipped with audio function. Archives will be saved and deleted according to the settings.

3 Click the Continuous Recording button.  You can setup maximum 10 detection areas. 5 Click Detection Area to define the detection area. 2 Edit the settings in Device Info. Alarm Recording button. 7 Click OK to save the settings. To select the entire day or hour in each day. Object size. 2 Select Guard. Threshold. and trigger percentage. and a low value on threshold. and click Edit > Settings. click Add. You can preview the changes in the screen on the right. and Trigger percentage (subject to camera's capability). Continuous Recording. 3 Click Save to save the changes. 2 Select Motion Detection from the drop-down menu. Storage Settings. To set the recording schedule: 1 Choose the camera you want to set the recording schedule. if you want to schedule Motion Detection Recording. and Schedule to preference. and then click the grid. You can reach this by setting a high value for detection sensitivity. Surveillance Station will stop recording the current video. 3 You can live view the camera from the screen on the Motion Detection window. 6 Click Apply to apply the settings into camera or Surveillance Station. enter the value of Detection sensitivity value and Threshold.  If you select Motion detection by Surveillance Station. The value percentage range is 1 to 99(%). click Add on the left section. Note:  The level of sensitivity determines whether a camera is quick to respond to slight motion and start recording. c Adjust the camera's focus by using the PTZ panel. you can only choose Motion detection by the camera to define the motion detection area. Green means normal and Red means an event is triggered. 3 To setup preset position: a In Preset Position tab. or Motion Detection and Alarm Recording buttons.To edit camera settings: 1 Choose the camera you want to change settings. and click Edit. click the day grid or the hour grid. 116 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . Or you can double-click the camera to change its settings. 4 To setup patrol among several preset positions: a In Patrol tab. 4 Choose either Motion detection by the camera or Motion detection by Surveillance Station (MJPEG only). and click Edit. d Click Save to save the preset position settings. b Name the preset position. To edit motion detection settings: 1 Select the camera you want to change settings. The value percentage range is 1 to 99(%). click the eraser icon (Delete) and click the grid you want to cancel selection. The bar next to the screen shows motion detection status.  If you select Motion detection by the camera. enter the value of Detection sensitivity. and click Edit. 4 If you want to cancel selection.  For IP cameras with the video format of MPEG4. Video. 5 Click Save to save the changes. object size. Note: If you edit the camera settings while recording. and generate a new video according to the new settings. Motion Detection Recording button. 2 Click Schedule in the camera settings. To edit the guard settings: 1 Select the camera you want to edit.

and guard are only available to cameras that support the functions. Note: Preset position. and click Disable in the Enable drop-down menu. click Add to add preset positions into patrol. d Click or drag a time range on the schedule grid. patrol. Note: Remove cameras will remove both the camera settings and recorded videos.b Name the patrol. To disable cameras: Choose the cameras you want to disable (press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections). Alarm. To enable cameras: Choose the cameras you want to enable (press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections). or Motion Detection and Alarm. To remove cameras: Choose the cameras you want to remove (press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections). All the camera settings and videos will be preserved. b Select the trigger event among Continuous. and click Enable in the Enable drop-down menu. g Click Save to save the changes. 5 To setup guard by scheduling the patrols: a In Guard tab. To select the entire day or hour in each day. e Click Preview to preview patrol. Motion Detection. d Select interval to indicate the time a camera should stay on each preset position. Or you can click Reset to clear all settings. c Set up the action plan by selecting the patrol items and Loops per cycle. click Delete and click the grid you want to cancel selection. select the patrol from the drop-down menu. and click Delete. f If you want to cancel selection. select the interval between each cycle. If you choose Continuous mode in the previous step. c In the Preset positions list. f Click Save to save the settings or click Reset to clear the settings. e Repeat the steps to add other patrol settings onto the schedule. 117 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . h Click Close. Adjust the preset positions' sequence by clicking Up or Down. click the day grid or the hour grid.

from the basic PTZ (Pan/Tilt/Zoom) and snapshot features to the newly developed emap and manual recording functions.Watch Live View The Live View page displays real-time videos of all configured cameras. 118 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . With Surveillance Station. you can perform various functions.

If you would like to set the current layout as the default page when you enter live view. To customize how the live view will be displayed. 7 To delete an unwanted layout. check Set as default. select from the layout list and click Delete. the E-Map button will be disabled. click on Configure and follow the steps below: 1 Add a new layout or click on an existing layout to edit. 2 Enter a layout name. 3 Select the corresponding E-Map. see "Use E-Map" on Page 127. 6 To see a snapshot of the current layout. 5 Drag cameras from the camera list to the preferred layout position.Configure Layout The administrator can configure layout setting using Internet Explorer. 4 Select a type of layout. or drag cameras back to the camera list to remove them from the layout. 8 Click Close when finished. click Preview. If you have selected sequential layout. you can adjust the speed of camera rotation at the Interval drop-down menu. Note: For more information about E-map. 119 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . If you select None. Finally. click Save.

you can select a camera and use the PTZ control panel to adjust the camera's direction.Use PTZ Control If your camera has PTZ (pan/tilt/zoom) support.  Audio output requires the following audio format: G. click on the Snapshot button. the live view may not display if the video resolution exceeds the supported range. click on the Full screen button. AAC.  To start manual recording. you can also use the following functions:  To digitally zoom in and out. the unsupported functions on the control panel will be grayed out. Refer to the Options page for the range of MPEG4 streaming ports. drag the Volume bar. Note:  Depending on the performance of your video card. click the E-Map button. click on the Manual recording button. please make sure that you have set up proper port forwarding for MPEG4 streaming ports on your NAS server. Changing the Video Output Module from DirectX to OpenGL in the Options page can sometimes solve the problem. click on the Preset Position or Patrol list.726. G.  To save the current image. If you have selected a camera with partial PTZ support.711. drag the Zoom bar or place the mouse over the live view of a selected camera and then scroll the mouse.  To see the live view in full screen mode.  To watch live view of Surveillance Station via internet. Use Other Functions On the Live View page.  To see the corresponding E-Map.  To see the corresponding preset or patrol. Clicking the home button will restore the camera back to its original position.  To adjust volume. 120 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . and PCM.

play them with the Event Player .  represents Continuous Recording  represents Manual Recording  represents Motion Detection Recording  represents Alarm Recording  represents Motion Detection and Alarm Recording 121 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . If you have added clients in Centralized Management. 1 About Events All recorded events will be here in Event. or have mounted exported archives. and the status for each camera will be displayed on the corner of each live view window. Note: Non-Internet Explorer browsers support limited functions only. You can filter the events by defining one or more criteria under Filter and click Go. the Source drop-down menu will also appear. and delete or download the video files. Record and Manage Event Under the Event > Management tab. The events are displayed with the latest ones on top. Click on Show information. you can browse all recorded events. The images displayed under Mode correspond with the type of recording the event was filmed under.

Edit Events Choose the event you want to play. Or you can double-click the event to activate the Event Player. To download an event: 1 Choose the event you want to download. and click Delete. To lock events: 3 Choose the events you want to lock . and click No in the Locked drop-down menu. 2 To go to the previous or next event.Note: Your IP camera must support alarm recording to be able to use Alarm Recording. To delete all events: Click the Delete all button. 5 Click the Stop button to terminate the playing video. drag the slider bar on the control panel. 2 122 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . and click Play. you can Pause the current event. and click Yes in the Locked drop-down menu. Locked events will not be deleted by the archive rotation mechanism or the Delete button. To play an event with the Event Player: 1 Click the Play button on the Event Player control panel to play the event. Alarm recording will begin when the IP camera detects an input pin is triggered. click the Previous button or Next button on the control panel. 4 To adjust the volume. To delete an event: 3 Choose the events you want to delete . The far left of the bar is the minimum volume. click the Previous frame or Next frame button on the 2 control panel. then click the Snapshot button to save the image. 3 To take a snapshot. while the far right is the maximum volume. Alarm recording often relates to the IP camera’s digital input and output pin. To unlock the locked events: 3 Choose the events you want to unlock . or DIDO. Refer to its datasheet for pin configuration detail.

avi or . Motion Detection Recording mode will be displayed in green. All events are strung together in a line. 3 Press and hold Shift or Ctrl while making multiple selections. it will send a signal to DiskStation to begin alarm recording. In the timeline. and play it with the Event Player on this page.2 Click Download and choose the saving destination. Use Event Timeline Go to Event > Timeline to use the event timeline. You can easily find the event you are looking by clicking a specific time on this day or during the hour. Refer to the IP camera’s datasheet for pin configuration detail and how to setup its input pin sensor. Alarm Recording mode will be displayed in orange. When the IP camera is triggered by an input signal.mp4 format. events recorded in Continuous Recording mode will be displayed in gray. To stop recording immediately: 1 Choose the current recording event. The Event Timeline allows you to watch all events recorded 1 on one day by one camera . 2 Click Stop Recording. Note: 1 MPEG4 format can only be played by Internet Explorer. 123 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . 4 Your IP camera must support alarm recording to be able to use this function. 2 Supported on Internet Explorer only. The video clip will be saved in . Alarm recording often relates to the IP camera’s digital input and output pin.

2 Sync Playback Go to Event > Sync Playback to use sync playback. 5 To go to the previous or next event. 124 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . click the Previous frame or Next frame button on the 2 control panel. you can Pause the current event. 3 Move the cursor icon to the time point from where you want to start watching the events. and the search results will be shown in the gray bar above the time scale. 2 Click the calendar icon to specify the date. or have mounted exported archives. 7 To adjust the volume. the Source dropdown menu will appear on the top of the page.To select an event source: If you have added clients in Centralized Management. click the Previous button or Next button on the control panel. To find and play a specific event: 1 Choose a camera from the Camera drop-down menu. 2 Supported on Internet Explorer only. You can click Day or Hour to choose to display the timeline as 24 hours or as 1 hour. 6 To take a snapshot. 8 Click the Stop button to stop. then click the Snapshot button to save the image. Note: 1 MPEG4 format can only be played or viewed by Internet Explorer. You can easily find the event you are seeking by selecting a specific time of a day. 4 Click the Play button on the Event Player control panel to play the event. while the far right is the maximum volume. Sync Playback allows you to simultaneously watch events 1 recorded at the same time by up to 4 different cameras . The far left of the bar is the minimum volume. drag the slider bar on the control panel.

You can playback the events from these sources as well. 2 Click on the calendar icon to specify the date. you can: a Take a snapshot by pausing the player. the Source dropdown menu will appear. To play video with sync playback: 1 Choose up to 4 cameras from the camera drop-down menus. b Adjust the volume by dragging the slider bar on the control panel if the selected event has audio support. Note: 1 Supported on Internet Explorer only. or have mounted exported archives. 2 You will need to stop the player before you can change the camera or click the calendar icon to change the date. d After you zoomed in. c Zoom in or zoom out the image by dragging the zoom bar or by scrolling the mouse. You can click Day or Hour to display the timeline within 24 hours or within 1 hour. 3 Move the cursor icon to where you want to start watching the events. 4 Click the Play button on the control panel start playing the first available event.To select an event source: If you have added clients in Centralized Management. 2 5 After you click the view window of the camera (the window border will be highlighted in orange). and then click the Snapshot button to save the image. 1 125 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . you can move the image by dragging.

3 Select Enable or Disable. 4 Select the date and time range of the events to be exported. To delete an archive: Choose the archives you want to remove. Click Next. To export an archive: 1 Click Add. Click Next. This action will only remove the archive from the list. the events within the range will be exported as an archive. Mount Events Go to Event > Mount to mount exported events. Timeline. You can mount exported archives onto Surveillance Station. 2 Click on the Enable button on the top of the page. 2 Select a source from the Source drop-down menu. and click Delete. click OK to mount. By specifying the camera and time frame. 3 The system will list out all the exported archives stored in the source. To delete a mounted archive: Choose the archives you want to remove.Export Events Go to Event > Export to export the events. and click Delete. Note: The same archive cannot be mounted twice. Click Finish to export. To enable/disable mounted archives: 1 Select the archive you would like to enable/disable. You can export events from Surveillance Station to any shared folder or to an external storage device via USB or eSATA interface. To mount an archive: 1 Click Add. This action will only remove the archive from the list. The events in the mounted archive can be played in Event Management. and Sync Playback page. 126 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . The original event files and the exported archives will not be deleted. 3 Select the cameras which events are to be exported. 2 Name the archive and select a destination. Select the archives. The original event files and the exported archives will not be deleted. The source can be any shared folder or an external storage device via USB or eSATA interface.

5 Click Close to close the E-Map Configurations window. and click Edit. 127 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . and delete E-Maps on the E-Map page. Timeline. 3 Click Browse to locate the image file to be used as the E-Map. 2 Modify the name. 4 Click Close to close the E-Map Configurations window. 2 Click Save to save the changes. and Sync Playback page will not display disabled archives. To add an E-Map: 1 Click Add. click Reset. 4 To undo all setting modifications. and arrange items to update the settings. 4 Click Upload. edit. Or you can double-click on the E-Map to open the E-Map Configurations window. 5 The image will be displayed in the Items Settings area when the transmission is complete. The removed item will return to Camera or E-Map list. re-upload the image. 3 To remove any item. Use E-Map You can add. To arrange camera positions or add other E-Maps links: 1 From the Camera or E-Map tab. 2 Name the E-Map.Note: The Source drop-down menu in Management. drag the item out of the E-Map. 3 Click Save to save the changes. drag the items you would like to place onto the uploaded image. To edit E-Map settings: 1 Select the E-Map you want to edit.

You can decide which types of event to be notified in the Notifications > Settings page. After proper setting. 128 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . go to Notification > Email or SMS and see their help pages. and click Delete. and you can also view the timeline of each camera. Receive Email or SMS Notification You can set up email or SMS notification in order for Surveillance Station to send you a system notification by email or by SMS messages.To remove E-Maps: Select the E-Maps you want to remove. you can monitor the live view of all cameras installed on multiple DiskStations by logging in to the host server. Centralized management helps you to easily manage cameras installed on multiple DiskStations in the case of a large deployment. Configure Centralized Management Click Options to manage centralized management. Note: For more information about setting up Email or SMS notification.

3 Click Yes to finish. You can view the logs and manually delete/save the log for further use. When the size reaches its limit. 3 In the prompt window. and enter an Authentication key. To save the log: 1 Click Log. View Log Go to the Log page to see critical events such as camera disconnection or changes on the camera settings. 129 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . Note: The maximum size for the logs is 64KB. select whether to open the exported log or to save the file. 2 Click the Save button.To configure the server to be a host server: Tick Enable centralized management and select Be a host server. The host server will be required to enter the authentication key to login to the client and see its live view and recorded event. 4 Click Save to finish. To configure the server to be a client: Tick Enable centralized management. the system will automatically delete the oldest log in order to make more space for newer logs. To delete the log: 1 Click Log. 2 Click the Clear button. select Be a client.

2 Click Authorized Cameras. 4 Click OK. Admin has full authority on Surveillance Station and can assign different privileges to local users on DiskStation. For DiskStation models that support multiple cameras. you can purchase Synology Camera License Packs to install additional cameras. Each DiskStation comes with one camera license. Manager can manage all functions except license management. Note: Admin should first assign the privileges to the users who can access Surveillance Station at the Application Setting page on the management UI. To change users' privilege: 1 Select the accounts you want to manage.Assign Privilege Go to Privilege to assign the privileges for Synology DiskStation users. About Camera License Go to License to manage camera license. 3 Tick the checkbox to authorize camera. To authorize cameras: 1 Select the accounts you want to manage. Spectator can only watch live view and event playback but cannot edit camera settings. 130 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . Afterward Admin can change the login privilege of them. 2 Click Privilege and select Manager or Spectator according to your need.

131 Chapter 14: Safeguard Your Environment with Surveillance Station . With VisualStation. 2 Click OK in the prompt dialogue window.  Unlike the supported camera number. It is not possible to delete the default license. and click Delete. A VisualStation can only be managed by a DiskStation within LAN.To install a camera license: 1 Click Add. 2 Select Agree if you have read and agreed with the Terms and Conditions. see "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147. For the supported camera number. there is no limit on the number of installed camera licenses. Use VisualStation Go to Options and tick Enable VisualStation to manage VisualStation from Synology DiskStation. you can see the live view of the cameras on a TV set or LCD monitor directly without using a computer. Note:  One camera license is provided and installed by default for you to use Surveillance Station. To delete camera licenses: 1 Choose the license you want to delete. 3 Enter the license key of your purchased license. 4 Click OK.

This chapter explains how to use Synology DiskStation to stream multimedia contents to your computer or other DLNA/UPnP home devices.Chapter Chapter 15: Manage Media Server and iTunes Service Synology DiskStation can become a multimedia server on the local area network. and then click Customize. After it is enabled. Manage Media Server Settings Determine the DMA menu Language and Style You can decide how to organize your multimedia files on the DMA menu by selecting a predefined menu style or customizing your own. Photo. 132 . allowing computers and DLNA/UPnP home devices to play its multimedia contents. The system can save up to three different sets of customized menu styles. You can also stream music and videos from Synology DiskStation to iTunes on a Mac or Windows computer. Manage DLNA Media Server Go to Applications > Media Server to enable DLNA/UPnP media server. such as stereo system or TV set. 2 Click one of the following tabs: Music. 15 You can stream multimedia digital contents from Synology DiskStation to DLNA/UPnP home devices. To customize the DMA menu style: 1 Choose one of the three customized styles. or Video. To determine the DMA menu language: Choose a language from the DMA menu language drop-down menu. users can browse the multimedia contents on Synology DiskStation with a DLNA/UPnP home device. also known as Digital Media Adapter (DMA). The following shared folders will be accessed by DMA Devices:  photo  video  music Enable DLNA/UPnP Media Server Tick Enable DLNA/UPnP media server and click OK.

To insert an album cover for music files without an embedded image. 133 Chapter 15: Manage Media Server and iTunes Service . After you specify the filename. see "Specify Default Languages" on Page 27. click Create. The filenames are case sensitive. the codepage and menu language you set should be identical with those of the DMA. Only a few DMAs need to browse the subtitle files before enabling the subtitle function. you can enhance DMA compatibility. If you have selected Music. To hide video subtitle files while browsing media servers through DMA: Tick Hide video subtitle files. there will be a list of templates.jpg. For more information about setting the codepage. such as Cover. the image will be displayed as the album cover or the video thumbnail. Manage Browsing Settings In the Browsing Settings section.3 Do any of the following:  If you want to create a new menu style.  If you want to edit an existing style. and the filename listed in the front will be used when multiple images are available. you can manage the browsing settings for DMA. click Edit. To quickly browse images through DMA: Tick View thumbnails when browsing images through DMA. or a thumbnail for video files: Enter the name of the files you want to use as album cover or video thumbnail in the Filenames field. To change how your music files will be displayed on DMA: Select a Music display format from the drop-down menu. Note: For users to correctly browse the multimedia files on the server. if you put any image with the same name under the folder that contains music and videos. Enhance DMA Compatibility To make sure the multimedia contents from Synology DiskStation can be played smoothly on your DMA devices.

To enable transcoder Settings: Tick the following checkboxes to enable transcoders if your DMA does not support the following audio formats: FLAC, APE, AAC, OGG, and AIFF. To customize your MIME types: Tick Enable customized MIME types and enter the Customized MIME types.
Note: MIME types, also known as Internet media types, can improve the compatibility of multimedia files with DMA by specifying the type and sub-type of media files. You can customize the MIME types to help your DMA device identify the correct file formats:

Re-index Media Files
Click Re-index to reconstruct the index structure of the multimedia files if you find missing multimedia files while browsing through Synology DiskStation with your DMA device. The process will be executed in the background.

Check Diagnostic Log
Click Diagnose and check Enable DMA communication log for diagnostic purpose to record DMA communication log. The log can help you and Synology Support determine the cause of the problem for troubleshooting.

Play Multimedia Contents with DMA Devices
Synology DiskStation can now pair up perfectly with Sony PS3, Xbox360, and many other digital media adapter devices. You can browse and stream multimedia contents stored on your Synology DiskStation to your stereo 1 system and TV set using Sony PS3 or Microsoft Xbox 360.
Note: For information about browsing media server's contents with DMA devices, see the documentation that came with your device.

Manage iTunes Service
Go to Applications > iTunes to use iTunes service. After it is enabled, all iTunes clients on the same local area network can browse and play songs or videos on your Synology DiskStation.

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The following shared folders will be accessed by iTunes clients:  photo  video  music
Note: For privacy reasons, iTunes clients are not allowed to view videos in the photo shared folder.

The following formats will be supported by iTunes service:  Audio: MP3, M4A, M4P  Video: MOV, MP4, M4V  Playlist: WPL, M3U

Enable iTunes Service
1 Tick Enable iTunes service and enter your Shared name. 2 Tick Require password and enter a password if you want iTunes users to enter a password before accessing your shared folders. 3 Click OK.

Use Smart Playlist
Click Smart Playlist to open the Smart Playlist window, where you can create and edit smart playlists on your Synology DiskStation.

A smart playlist can automatically include certain types of songs that match specific rules. iTunes clients will be able to play the smart playlist you created. To create a smart playlist: 1 Click Create, name the playlist, and click OK. 2 Click Add Rule to set the rules. 3 Click OK.
Note: If you specify File Path in your rule, please choose contains or does not contain instead of is or is not.

To edit a Smart playlist: 1 Do one of the following to start editing:  Double-click the item you want to edit.  Select the item and click Edit. 2 Do any of the following to modify the rules:  Modify the rules by choosing items from the drop-down menus.  Click Add Rule if you want to add a rule.  Select a rule and click Delete Rule if you want to delete the rule. 3 Click OK. To delete a smart playlist: 1 Select the smart playlist you want to delete. 2 Click Delete and then click OK.

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Re-index Video and Audio Files
Click Re-index to reconstruct the index structure of the video and audio files if you find missing files while browsing through Synology DiskStation with iTunes. The process will be executed in the background.

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monitor the system. This chapter explains how to comprehend those management functions to make sure your Synology DiskStation is providing the best performance. 137 . Check System Status Go to Information > Status to obtain a status overview of your Synology DiskStation (including Basic Information. Network.Chapter Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks 16 Synology DiskStation Manager comes with a variety of management functions. restore or upgrade firmware and packages. the hard drives and the network flow. Time. and more. allowing you to check system information. and Hard drives) and all other connected eSATA or USB devices (if any).

firmware version. and the other network information of your Synology DiskStation here. the oldest record will be removed for space-saving consideration. and disk status of your Synology DiskStation here. We recommend that you replace the hard drive.  Hard disk(s): You can see the model name. Here.  Time: You can see the time setting of your Synology DiskStation here. the 1 Current Connection log. including time server and time zone. disk size. The hard drive status might be any of the following:  No Disk Installed: No disk is installed in the corresponding hard drive slot. the USB Copy log . operating time. --------1 USBCopy is supported on specific models only. File Station transfer log. the Backup log.  System Partition Failed: System partition on the hard drive is unavailable. and volume usage. See "Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications" on Page 147 for more information. including server name. you can view the System log. but no volume has been created.  Network: You can see the MAC address. see "Set Up Time" on Page 28. and the Network Backup log. 138 Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks .The system status includes the following:  Basic Information: You can see the detailed information about your Synology DiskStation here. memory size. When the log size reaches its limit. model name. serial number. there should be at least one disk in Normal or Initialized status.  Normal: System partition and volume are available for use on the hard drive.  Not Initialized: System partition and volume are not established on the hard drive. temperature. To set up your time server. system time.  Initialized: System partition is established. IP address. Check Logs Go to Information > Log to check the system log. FTP file transfer log. We recommend that you replace the hard drive.  Crashed: Failed to access volume on the hard drive. you can delete or save the log records. Furthermore. Note: For the system to function normally. the Connection log.

CPU load could be high when Resource Monitor is first launched.  Memory Usage: Memory usage remains high because the system stores frequently accessed data in cache. Note: Other than resetting administrator's password. 139 Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks . If PPPoE is enabled. using the RESET button will also restore Synology DiskStation's IP and DNS to the default value. Please note that keeping Resource Monitor launched will consume system resource.  Network Flow: The network flow chart displays the data sent and received rate in KB per second. you can reset it to the default value (blank) and set another password. network flow and volume usage.Note: For more information about the logs. Cache memory will be released when overall memory is insufficient. please check the help section of the Log page. Monitor System Resources Go to Information > Resource Monitor to monitor the CPU usage. and the data will be deleted when you exit the page. because the system needs to collect its resource data and load the UI page at the same time. Change Administrator's Password If you forgot your password for the admin account. so the data can be quickly obtained without accessing the hard drive. The system resources include the following:  CPU Usage: You can see the overall CPU usage as well as the CPU usage of each process in the order of decreasing CPU load. If the system is creating or deleting a volume. it will not be displayed. its transfer rate will also show up on the chart. memory usage. or a volume is crashed. The system will start to collect data when you launch Resource Monitor.  Volume Usage: You can monitor the space available in each volume. To change the administrator's password: Press and hold the RESET button on the back panel of your Synology DiskStation for 4 seconds until you heard a beep sound. Resource data collected in the past will not be preserved.

system error. or storage volume running out of space). status change. fan behavior change.  DX5/RX4/DX510 no longer exists. tick Authentication required.  Internal disk has crashed. lost connection. (If your SMTP server requires authentication. 3 Click Send a test email to see if your email settings are set up properly.) 2 Enter the email address that will receive the notification mails in the Primary email or the Secondary email field. Notification events include:  Volume has crashed. and enter your username and password for the email server. 140 Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks . Receive SMS Notification Click the SMS tab in the main section to set up SMS notification.  DDNS registration failed. To set up Email notification: 1 Enter the SMTP server name or IP address.Receive Event Notification Go to System > Notification and set up Synology DiskStation to notify you via Email or text messages whenever an important event occurs (for example.  Volume has degraded. Receive Email Notification Click the Email tab in the main section to set up email notification.

There are three restore options:  Format the hard drive but keep the current settings: All user data in the hard drive will be deleted. 5 If you do not wish to receive too many messages. Each parameter category can be used only once except Other. If you wish to delete your MySQL databases. Contact your local SMS service provider for more information.  The system has shut down due to overheating. An example URL is: https://api. tick Enable SMS interval limit and limit the number of notification message to one message per the time interval you specified. 6 Click Send a test SMS message to send a test SMS message to the phone number you specified to see if your SMS settings are set up properly. Restore Synology DiskStation to Factory Defaults Go to System > Restore Defaults if you want to restore your Synology DiskStation to factory defaults.  Click Add to open the setup wizard.com/http/sendmsg?user=TestUser&password=TestPassword&api_id=3148203&to=8 86123456789&text=Hello+world b In URL parameter definition page.  Click Delete if you want to delete the selected SMS provider configuration. Follow the wizard to create a new SMS provider configuration. 2 Edit your SMS service provider by doing one of the following:  Select a SMS service provider from the drop-down menu. You can obtain the SMS URL from your SMS service provider. the system will break down the SMS URL into several parameters. check the Delete MySQL databases checkbox and click OK.  Reset the password of MySQL database: The password of the MySQL database will be reset. 3 Enter the username and password for your SMS service account.  Format the hard drive and restore to factory default settings: All user data in the hard drive will be deleted and the entire system will be restored to default. 4 Enter the primary and secondary phone number that will receive the SMS notification messages. The SMS interval limit must be between 1 and 10000 minutes. whereas the system configurations will remain. To set up SMS notification: 1 Tick Enable SMS notifications.  Internal or DX5/RX4/DX510 fan has stopped functioning. UPS has been disconnected. a Enter the name of your SMS service provider name and the SMS URL with the message content set to Hello world. 141 Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks .clickatell. c Click Finish to finish setup. Define each parameter by selecting the corresponding category. Note: Fees might apply to send SMS messages.

The process might take a while to finish. Upgrade Firmware for Synology DiskStation Go to System > Firmware Update to keep your Synology DiskStation up to date. If the problem remains. we strongly recommend that you back up the data first. for security reason.Reinstall Synology DiskStation If you want to reinstall your Synology DiskStation without losing its data. To reinstall Synology DiskStation: 1 Press and hold the RESET button for about 4 seconds until the Synology DiskStation emits a beep sound. please contact Synology. such as a power failure. Important: The data saved on the Synology DiskStation will not be erased during the reinstallation.synology. unzip the .  Check the firmware version. However. 2 Click OK to begin uploading and updating the firmware. Important: The data saved on the Synology DiskStation will not be erased during the updating process. If you are having trouble upgrading the firmware:  Check if the upgrading process was interrupted by users. and save it on your computer. When the update completes.pat file on your computer. you can use the RESET button on the back panel. we strongly recommend that you back up the data first. However. Before you start. You can only upgrade the system with a newer firmware version. do the following: Go to http://www.pat file.php to download the latest firmware. 3 Run Synology Assistant and follow the installation instructions in the Quick Installation Guide that came with your installation CD to set up the Synology DiskStation.com/support/download.  Download the firmware update again because the upgrade file might be corrupted. To upgrade the system firmware: 1 Click Browse to locate the . Synology DiskStation will reboot automatically. 142 Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks . press and hold RESET button for about 4 seconds until the Synology DiskStation emits a beep sound. for security reason. 2 Within the next 10 seconds. or other unexpected events.

To run/stop package service: Click Run or Stop if the function is available for the application. and Email.Manage Packages Synology has integrated several useful third party applications into packages that can be installed and managed easily on your Synology DiskStation Manager. Location.synology. The unzipped package file ends with the . go to http://www. To get detailed information about the installed packages: Click Get Info. Enable SNMP Service SNMP service allows users to monitor Synology DiskStation network flow with the network management software. For the newest packages. Go to System > Package Management to manage the packages.php and download the packages you want. 143 Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks . SNMPv1 and SNMPv2c protocols are supported. To uninstall an existing package: Click Uninstall. 3 Enter the optional information to help you identify your Synology DiskStation: Name. 2 Tick Enable SNMP service and enter a Community name. To install a new package: Click Install and follow the setup wizard to install a new package. To enable SNMP service: 1 Go to Network Services > SNMP.spk extension.com/support/download. The detailed information includes package description. To upgrade a package: Click Upgrade and follow the setup wizard to upgrade the current package to a newer version. maintainer and running status. version. Currently.

3 Click OK. Improper manipulation or modification to Synology DiskStation may result in system malfunction or data loss. tick Enable SSH service. USB printer. please visit www. and UPS. Note: When you disable the SSH service. you might get a lower I/O performance. all SSH tasks will be terminated immediately.  If you want to enable the SSH service. DMA. 2 Do any of the following:  If you want to enable the Telnet service. if you disable write cache. Enable Write Cache Support for Hard drives Go to Storage > HDD Management and tick Enable write cache to improve the I/O performance of your hard drives. On the other hand. For recommended peripheral models. Important: Use the Terminal service with caution. Important: Before ticking this option. but your data will remain 1 unaffected even after abrupt power outage. ticking this option might cause data loss when Synology DiskStation is not shut down properly. 144 Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks . However. tick Enable Telnet service. If you disable the SSH service while performing a backup task. it is recommended that you use an UPS device or make sure your Synology DiskStation is always shut down properly.com. perform the task again after the SSH service is disabled. To enable connection to Synology DiskStation via Telnet or SSH: 1 Go to Network Services > Terminal.2 --------1 2 Not all hard drives support write cache.Access Synology DiskStation via Telnet or SSH You can use Telnet or SSH to log in to Synology DiskStation and modify its settings. including hard drive.synology.

and click Start.R. Info to see the current S.A.T.M. choose a test method (Quick Test or Extended Test).T.A.R.M.R.M. test: 1 Select a disk you want to check.T.R.A.T. Test. 2 Click S. info: 1 Select a disk you want to check. 2 Click Disk Info to see the original disk information.R. 3 The test results are shown in the Test Result section. Note: Testing time might vary under different system environment.M. 2 Click S. To check disk info: 1 Select a disk you want to check. The listed numbers can help you diagnose the status of your disk.T.R. To run a S.A.A.M. information.T. to check the hard drive status and report possible errors. 145 Chapter 16: Perform Advanced Management Tasks .M. You can see the testing progress under the Status column.A. To check S. It is recommended that you replace the hard drive if any errors are detected.Check Hard drive Status Go to Storage > S.

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As Internet access grows popular on mobile devices, Synology provides you with several creative alternatives to communicate with your Synology DiskStation using iPhone or other mobile devices.

Use iPhone Apps
The 3 iPhone Apps designed by Synology are now available on Apple's App Store, allowing you to communicate with Synology DiskStation wherever Wi-Fi access is available. You can manage files, music, photo and video albums, and even the surveillance videos on the go.

DS audio
DS audio can stream music from Synology DiskStation to your iPhone or iPod touch.

DS cam
DS cam allows you to live view the IP cameras (in MJPEG format), take snapshots, and view recorded events on your Surveillance Station.

DS photo
DS photo allows you to upload photos from iPhone or iPod touch to Synology DiskStation, and instantly share it with anyone online.
Note: For more information about using those Apps, open any of them and tap Settings > Document > Help.

Use Other Mobile Devices
If you have a mobile device running on Windows Mobile® 6.0 (with Internet Explorer® Mobile or Opera® 9.0 or onward), Symbian OS 9.1 (with S60 3rd Edition or onward), or iPhone OS 2.3.1 or onward, you can use the device to log in to Synology DiskStation to view photos with Mobile Photo Station and read supported file formats with Mobile File Station around the world where Internet access is available.

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DS110+ 2TB No USB x 3 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 1 Yes

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1-Bay Models
Item Internal HDD Max. Capacity Hot Swappable HDD External HDD Interface LAN Port USBCopy System Fan (mm) Size (HxWxD) (mm) Weight (Kg) DS109 3.5 SATA (II) x 1 2TB No USB x 3 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 1 Yes x 1 (50 x 50) 160 x 63 x 218 0.81 DS110j 3.5 SATA (II) x 1 2TB No USB x 3 Gigabit x 1 Yes x 1 (50 x 50) 160 x 63 x 218 0.81 ‧Windows 2000 onward Supported Clients ‧Mac OS X 10.3 onward ‧Ubuntu 9.04 onward Max. User Accounts Max. Group Accounts Max. Shared Folder Max. Concurrent Connections Max. Supported IP Cameras 1024 128 256 64 8 512 128 256 64 5 ‧EXT3 File System ‧FAT (External Disk, Read/Write) ‧NTFS (External Disk, Read/Write) Volume Type Agency Certifications HDD Hibernation Event Notification NTP FTP over SSL/TLS HTTPS Connection Windows ADS Domain iSCSI Scheduled Power On/Off Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes ‧Basic ‧FCC Class B ‧CE Class B ‧BSMI Class B Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 2048 256 256 256 12 3.5 SATA (II) x 1

x 1 (50 x 50) 160 x 63 x 218 0.81

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DS110j

DS110+

‧English ‧Deutsch ‧Français ‧Italiano ‧Español ‧Dansk ‧Norsk ‧Svensk Language Localization ‧Nederlands ‧Русский ‧Polski ‧Magyar ‧Português do Brasil ‧Português Europeu ‧Türkçe ‧Český ‧日本語‧한국어‧繁體中文‧简体中文 ‧Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC ‧Frequency: 50/60Hz Power Consumption And Environment Requirements ‧Operating Temperature: 40 to 95˚F (5 to 35˚C) ‧Storage Temperature: 15 to 155˚F (-10 to 70˚C) ‧Relative Humidity: 5% to 95% RH ‧Maximum Operating Altitude: 10000 feet (3048m)

2-Bay Models
Item Internal HDD Max. Capacity Hot Swappable HDD External HDD Interface LAN Port USBCopy System Fan (mm) Size (HxWxD) (mm) Weight (Kg) DS209 3.5 SATA (II) x 2 4TB (2 x 2TB hard drives) No DS210j 3.5 SATA (II) x 2 4TB (2 x 2TB hard drives) No DS210+ 3.5 SATA (II) x 2 4TB (2 x 2TB hard drives) No USB x 3 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 1 Yes x 1 (70 x 70) 161 x 88 x 218 0.98 DS710+ SATA(II) x 2 4TB (2 x 2TB hard drives) Yes USB x 3 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 1 Yes x 1 (80 x 80) 157 x 103.5 x 232 1.69

USB x 3 Gigabit x 1 Yes x 1 (70 x 70) 161 x 88 x 218 0.98

USB x 3 Gigabit x 1 Yes x 1 (70 x 70) 161 x 88 x 218 0.98

‧Windows 2000 onward Supported Clients ‧Mac OS X 10.3 onward ‧Ubuntu 9.04 onward Max. User Accounts Max. Group Accounts Max. Shared Folder Max. Concurrent Connections Max. Supported IP Cameras File System Volume Type Agency Certifications HDD Hibernation Event Notification NTP FTP over SSL/TLS Yes Yes Yes Yes 1024 128 256 128 8 512 128 256 64 5 2048 256 256 256 12 2048 256 256 512 16

‧EXT3 ‧FAT (External Disk, Read/Write) ‧NTFS (External Disk, Read/Write) ‧Basic ‧JBOD‧RAID 0‧RAID 1 ‧FCC Class B ‧CE Class B ‧BSMI Class B Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

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5 SATA (II) x 4 8TB (4 x 2TB hard drives) Yes USB x 2 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 2 No x 3 (40 x 40) x 1 (40 x 40) 44 x 430.04 onward Max.5 7.1 RS810+ SATA (II) x4 8TB (4 x 2TB hard drives) Yes USB x 2 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 2 No x 3 (40 x 40) x 1 (40 x 40) 44 x 430.1 RS810RP+ SATA (II) x4 8TB (4 x 2TB hard drives) Yes USB x 2 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 2 No x 4 (40 x 40) x 1 (40 x 40) 44 x 430.5 7.5 SATA (II) x 4 3TB Max.5 x 457.3 onward ‧Ubuntu 9.5 SATA (II) x 4 8TB (4 x 2TB hard drives) No USB x 2 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 1 No x 2 (80 x 80) No 168 x 184 x 230 2.Item HTTPS Connection Windows ADS Domain iSCSI Scheduled Power On/Off Language Localization DS209 Yes Yes Yes Yes DS210j Yes Yes Yes Yes DS210+ Yes Yes Yes Yes DS710+ Yes Yes Yes Off Only ‧English ‧Deutsch ‧Français ‧Italiano ‧Español ‧Dansk ‧Norsk ‧Svensk ‧Nederlands ‧Русский ‧Polski ‧Magyar ‧Português do Brasil ‧Português Europeu ‧Türkçe ‧Český ‧日本語‧한국어‧繁體中文‧简体中文 ‧Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC ‧Frequency: 50/60Hz Power Consumption And Environment Requirements ‧Operating Temperature: 40 to 95˚F (5 to 35˚C) ‧Storage Temperature: 15 to 155˚F (-10 to 70˚C) ‧Relative Humidity: 5% to 95% RH ‧Maximum Operating Altitude: 10000 feet (3048m) 4-Bay Models Item Internal HDD DS409slim 2.23 149 Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications .5 SATA (II) x 4 8TB (4 x 2TB hard drives) No USB x 2 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 1 No x 2 (80 x 80) No 168 x 184 x 230 2.23 DS410+ 3.68 Hot Swappable HDD External HDD Interface LAN Port USBCopy System Fan (mm) Power Fan (mm) Size (HxWxD) (mm) Weight (Kg) USB x 2 Gigabit x 1 No x 2 (80 x 80) No 168 x 184 x 230 2. Group Accounts Max. User Accounts Max. Capacity (4 x 750GB hard drives) No USB x 2 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 1 Yes x 1 (60 x 60) No 120 x 105 x 142 0.5 x 457.5 x 457. Concurrent Connections 1024 128 256 64 1024 256 256 128 2048 256 256 256 2048 256 256 512 2048 256 256 128 2048 256 256 512 2048 256 256 512 RS409 3.23 ‧Windows 2000 onward Supported Clients ‧Mac OS X 10.66 DS410j 3. Shared Folder Max.5 9.5 SATA (II) x 4 8TB (4 x 2TB hard drives) No DS410 3.

25 150 Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications .Item Max. Capacity Hot Swappable HDD External HDD Interface LAN Port USBCopy System Fan (mm) Power Fan (mm) Size (HxWxD) (mm) Weight (Kg) DS1010+ SATA (II) x 5 10TB (5 x 2TB hard drives) Yes USB x 4 eSATA x 1 Gigabit x 2 No x 2 (80 x 80) x 1 (40 x 40) 157 x 248 x 233 4. Read/Write) Volume Type Agency Certifications HDD Hibernation Event Notification NTP FTP over SSL/TLS HTTPS Connection Windows ADS Domain iSCSI Scheduled Power On/Off Language Localization Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes ‧Basic‧JBOD‧RAID 0‧RAID 1‧RAID 5‧RAID 5+Spare‧RAID 6‧RAID 10 ‧FCC Class B ‧CE Class B BSMI Class B Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes ‧FCC Class A ‧CE Class A Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes ‧English ‧Deutsch ‧Français ‧Italiano ‧Español ‧Dansk ‧Norsk ‧Svensk ‧Nederlands ‧Русский ‧Polski ‧Magyar ‧Português do Brasil ‧Português Europeu ‧Türkçe ‧Český ‧日本語‧한국어‧繁體中文‧简体中文 ‧Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC ‧Frequency: 50/60Hz Power Consumption And Environment Requirements ‧Operating Temperature: 40 to 95˚F (5 to 35˚C) ‧Storage Temperature: 15 to 155˚F (-10 to 70˚C) ‧Relative Humidity: 5% to 95% RH ‧Maximum Operating Altitude: 10000 feet (3048m) 5-Bay Models Item Internal HDD Max. Read/Write) ‧NTFS (External Disk. Supported IP Cameras DS409slim 8 DS410j 5 DS410 12 DS410+ 20 ‧EXT3 RS409 8 RS810+ 20 RS810RP+ 20 File System ‧FAT (External Disk.

Item DS1010+ ‧Windows 2000 Onward Supported Clients ‧Mac OS X 10.3 Onward ‧Ubuntu 9.04 onward Max. Concurrent Connections Max. Read/Write) ‧NTFS (External Disk. Supported IP Cameras 2048 256 256 512 20 ‧EXT3 File System ‧FAT (External Disk. Read/Write) Volume Type Agency Certifications HDD Hibernation Event Notification NTP FTP over SSL/TLS HTTPS Connection Windows ADS Domain iSCSI Scheduled Power On/Off ‧Basic ‧JBOD ‧RAID 0 ‧RAID 1 ‧RAID 5 ‧RAID 5+Spare ‧RAID 6‧RAID 10 ‧FCC Class B ‧CE Class B‧BSMI Class B Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Off Only ‧English ‧Deutsch ‧Français ‧Italiano ‧Español ‧Dansk ‧Norsk ‧Svensk ‧Nederlands ‧Русский ‧Polski ‧Magyar ‧Português do Brasil ‧Português Europeu ‧Türkçe ‧Český ‧日本語‧한국어‧繁體中文‧简体中文 ‧Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC ‧Frequency: 50/60Hz Language Localization Power Consumption and Environment Requirements ‧Operating Temperature: 40 to 95˚F (5 to 35˚C) ‧Storage Temperature: 15 to 155˚F (-10 to 70˚C) ‧Relative Humidity: 5% to 95% RH ‧Maximum Operating Altitude: 10000 feet (3048m) Limitations  Each Synology DiskStation supports up to 2 USB printers. For such devices.  Some digital cameras are defined as a Still Image Device. Shared Folder Max.  USBCopy function only supports USB disks with FAT32 file system. Synology DiskStation only supports USB printers with PostScript. Synology DiskStation only supports USBCopy function (No USB share function). User Accounts Max. 151 Appendix A: Synology DiskStation Specifications .  For Mac users. Group Accounts Max. such as Canon.

Appendix Appendix B: LED Indication Tables B Description Volume normal Hibernation Available volume space < 1GB Volume degraded or crashed No volume Network is normal Network is active Network is down Disk is normal Disk is being accessed No internal disk USB disk detected Copying data No USB disk attached System ready Booting up 1-Bay Models LED Indication Color Green Off STATUS Orange Blinking Static LAN Green Blinking Off Static DISK / eSATA Green Blinking Off Static USBCopy Green Blinking Off Static Power Blue Blinking Shutting down Off Power off Static Status Static 152 .

2-Bay Models Most Models LED Indication Color Green Off STATUS Orange Blinking No volume Static LAN Green Blinking Off Static Green DISK / eSATA Off Orange Static Static USBCopy Green Blinking Off Static Power Blue Blinking Shutting down Off Power off No internal disk Cannot read / write USB disk detected Copying data No USB disk attached System ready Booting up or Blinking Network is up Network is active Network is down Disk is ready and idle Disk is being accessed Static Hibernation Available volume space < 1GB Volume degraded or crashed Status Static Description Volume normal 153 Appendix B: LED Indication Tables .

DS710+ LED Indication Color Green Off STATUS Orange Blinking No volume Static Green LAN Static Orange Blinking Off Static Green HDD1 & HDD2 Off Orange Static Static Power Blue Blinking Shutting down Off Static USBCopy Green Blinking Off Power off USB disk detected Copying data No USB disk attached No internal disk Cannot Read/Write System ready Booting up Blinking 10/100MB link Network is active Network is down Disk ready Disk is being accessed Blinking Off Gigabit link Network is active Network is down Static Hibernation Available volume space < 1GB Volume degraded or crashed Status Static Description Volume Normal 154 Appendix B: LED Indication Tables .

4-Bay Models DiskStations LED Indication Color Green Off STATUS Orange Blinking No volume Static LAN Green Blinking Off Static Green DISK 1~4 Off Orange Static Static Power Blue Blinking Shutting down Off Power off No internal disk Cannot Read/ Write System ready Booting up Blinking Network is up Network is active Network is down Disk ready Disk is being accessed Static Hibernation Available volume space < 1GB Volume degraded or crashed Status Static Description Volume Normal 155 Appendix B: LED Indication Tables .

RackStations LED Indication Color Green Off STATUS Orange Blinking No volume Static LAN Green Blinking Off Static Green DISK 1~4 Off Orange Static Static Power Green Blinking Shutting down Off Static RPS-STATUS1 Green Blinking Off Power off Both power supplies are working 1 power supply not working Power off No internal disk Cannot Read/ Write System ready Booting up Blinking Network is up Network is active Network is down Disk ready Disk is being accessed Static Hibernation Available volume space < 1GB Volume degraded or crashed Status Static Description Volume Normal --------1 RS810RP+ only 156 Appendix B: LED Indication Tables .

5-Bay Models DS1010+ LED Indication Color Green Off STATUS Orange Blinking No volume Static Green LAN 1 & LAN 2 Static Orange Blinking Off Static Hard drive Status Indicator (on tray) Orange ALERT Orange Off Static Power Blue Blinking Shutting down Off Power off System ready System ready Booting up Green Blinking Off Static Blinking 10/100MB link Network is active Network is down Disk ready and idle Disk is being accessed No internal disk Cannot Read/ Write Hardware error Blinking Off Gigabit link Network is active Network is down Static Hibernation Available volume space < 1GB Volume degraded or crashed Status Static Description Volume Normal 157 Appendix B: LED Indication Tables .

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O. mediation.O. the prevailing party will be entitled to recover. or other legal action or proceeding to enforce rights or remedies under this Warranty. The arbitration shall take place in Taipei. export restrictions. No amendment. The arbitration award shall be final and binding on the parties and may be enforced in any court having jurisdiction.9 Entire Agreement. controversy or claim in a court. controversy or claim described in this section shall be finally resolved by arbitration conducted by three neutral arbitrators in accordance with the procedures of the R. R. in Mandarin Chinese.8 Severability. In any arbitration. between Synology and Customer related to the subject matter hereof.C. 4. if both parties so agree. and Customer expressly and knowingly waives those rights and agrees to resolve any disputes through binding arbitration in accordance with the provisions of this Section 4. 4. any dispute.C. Arbitration Law and related enforcement rules. Nothing in this Section shall be deemed to prohibit or restrict Synology from seeking injunctive relief or seeking such other rights and remedies as it may have at law or equity for any actual or threatened breach of any provision of this Warranty relating to Synology's intellectual property rights. illegal. and the arbitration proceedings shall be conducted in English or. Customer would have had a right to litigate any such dispute. modification or waiver of any of the provisions of this Warranty will be valid unless set forth in a written instrument signed by the party to be bound thereby. This Warranty constitutes the entire agreement.S. costs and reasonable attorneys' fees. including the right to litigate claims on a class-wide or class-action basis. in addition to any other relief to which it may be entitled.6 Attorneys' Fees. 4. If any provision of this Warranty is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid. For Customers not residing within the United States.this provision.7 Export Restrictions. and supersedes any and all prior agreements.5.. Taiwan. including without limitation the U.S. . You will comply with all applicable laws and regulations that apply to the Product. the remainder of this Warranty will remain in full force and effect. 4. or unenforceable. Export Administration Regulations. You acknowledge that the Product may be subject to U.