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 more How to Install IPKG on Synology NAS

How to Access Photo Station Away From Home?

How to access photo station away from home

There are several methods to access Photo Station outside of your local network. The simplest option is to set up a QuickConnect ID in DSM / Control Panel / QuickConnect. You may refer to this article to setup QuickConnect ID. QuickConnect ID allows you to access some services including Photo Station from outside of your … Read more How to Access Photo Station Away From Home?

Synology: Difference Between FTP and SFTP

Synology Difference Between FTP and SFTP

The concept of file transferring in computer networks is probably as old as email itself, if not older. There are many ways and protocols used for file transferring in Synology Nas and technologies have evolved over the last few years. One file transfer protocol, which became a standard since 16 April 1971, is FTP (File … Read more Synology: Difference Between FTP and SFTP

How To Disable Notifications From Active Backup For Business

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Is it possible to disable notifications from Active Backup For Business once a job is finished? I have daily reports set up, so I don’t need the hourly ones when backup jobs are complete. So the answer to this question is “yes, you can disable notifications”. Just go to Notification Settings and uncheck that specific … Read more How To Disable Notifications From Active Backup For Business

How to Install Nextcloud on Your Synology NAS

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What is Nextcloud? Nextcloud is the most deployed self-hosted file share and collaboration platform on the web. Access and collaborate across your devices. The Nextcloud application is functionally similar to Dropbox or OneDrive. Unlike Dropbox and OneDrive, Nextcloud does not offer off-premises file storage hosting. Nextcloud is free and open-source, which means that anyone is … Read more How to Install Nextcloud on Your Synology NAS