How do I manually install Synology?

How do I manually install Synology?

spk file from your local computer.

  1. Go to Download Center and select your Synology NAS model.
  2. Go to the Packages tab, find your desired package, and download the .
  3. On your Synology NAS, go to Main Menu > Package Center.
  4. Click Manual Install.
  5. Click Browse and select the .
  6. Confirm the package information and click Apply.

How do I install and configure Synology NAS?


  1. Open a web browser on a computer and go to or synologynas:5000 (synologynas. local:5000 for Mac computers).
  2. Web Assistant will launch in your web browser. It will search for and find Synology devices on your local network.
  3. Click Connect to start the DSM installation and setup process.

How do I install Synology drives?

Step 1: install and set up Synology Drive Server on your NAS

  1. Log in to your Synology NAS.
  2. Open the ‘Synology package center’.
  3. Type ‘Drive’ in the search bar or find Synology Drive Server via ‘All packages’.
  4. Press ‘install’ and the application will be downloaded.
  5. Click ‘open’ when the download is finished.

How do I connect my Synology to my computer?


  1. Open a Windows Explorer window and go to Computer.
  2. Click Map network drive.
  3. On the Map Network Drive window, choose a drive letter from the Drive drop-down menu.
  4. In the Folder field, enter the server name of your Synology NAS and shared folder name preceded and separated by backslashes.

Can I install application on NAS?

Yes, you can. You can mount a volume on a NAS device in the same way you would an external storage device and offload your data and applications there. They would even run from that volume.

Which Synology packages to install?


  • Active Backup for Business.
  • Snapshot Replication.
  • Hyper Backup.
  • Video Station.
  • Web Station.
  • Synology MailPlus Server and Synology MailPlus.
  • Synology Photos.

How do I install a NAS drive at home?

Plug an external hard drive or even a USB flash drive (preferably not a flash drive if you intend on using it heavily) into the USB port. The router has built-in NAS software that can do the rest, exposing it to the network as a NAS. You can enable the NAS server from your router’s web interface and set everything up.

How do I install DSM without losing data?

Reinstall DSM, but Keep Data To get started, locate the reset button on the back of your NAS drive. It’s usually right next to the ethernet port(s). Next, get a paper clip or a SIM card removal tool and hold down the reset button for about five seconds—until you hear a beep. Then let go immediately.

How do I connect my computer to a NAS?


  1. Directly connect your NAS and computer using an Ethernet cable.
  2. Configure a Static IP address on your computer.
  3. Download and install Qfinder Pro.
  4. Run Qfinder Pro and open your NAS in File Explorer/Finder.
  5. Check your file transfer speed by copying a file to/from your computer and NAS.

How do I connect a NAS directly to my computer?

How do I access Synology directly?

Login to your NAS

  1. Login to your NAS.
  2. Open Control Panel.
  3. Open Network.
  4. Select Network Interface from the tabs above.
  5. Select LAN, click on Edit.
  6. and choose manual configuration.
  7. you can provide your NDS server (router IP, which you found next to IP settings earlier)

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