How to Disable Synology Monthly Drive Health Report

How to Disable Synology Monthly Drive Health Report

Do you want to be notified of drive issues, but not receive a monthly “email” report that says no issues were detected? Are you wondering how to turn off the monthly Disk Health report emails? Follow this simple guide to disable monthly emails about the “optimal” health status of your disks, while you keep receiving … Read moreHow to Disable Synology Monthly Drive Health Report

Synology: Why My Storage Space Is Unexpectedly Full

Synology Why My Storage Space is Unexpectedly Full

Did you know there are some packages that will use more space than expected? You might notice this when you see your storage space on the disk unexpectedly full. The packages that could cause this problem are listed below: Cloud Station/Drive: If you use Cloud Station/Drive to synchronize folders, know that syncing shared folders requires … Read moreSynology: Why My Storage Space Is Unexpectedly Full

Can I Connect USB 3.1 Disk to Synology USB 3.0 Port?

Can I Connect USB 3.1 Disk to Synology USB 3.0 Port

Did you know USB 3.0, the third major revision to the Universal Serial Bus (USB) standard, has recently been renamed USB 3.1 Gen 1 by the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF)? However, there are no changes to the technical specifications. USB 3.1 Gen 1 (USB 3.0) offers the same ease of use and plug-and-play capabilities as … Read moreCan I Connect USB 3.1 Disk to Synology USB 3.0 Port?

How to Install IPKG on Synology NAS

How to Install IPKG on Synology NAS

As you well know, IPKG, or the Itsy Package Management System, is a lightweight package management system designed for embedded devices and it resembles Linux Debian’s dpkg. It was used in the Unslung operating system for the Linksys NSLU2 (Optware), in OpenWrt, Openmoko, webOS, Gumstix, the iPAQ, QNAP NAS appliances and elsewhere; as of early … Read moreHow to Install IPKG on Synology NAS