At the beginning of December I received an interesting email from Lubomir and Peter, two Synology enthusiasts from Slovakia. Lubomir and Peter came up with a solution to quite a common problem that affects many Synology users which is Hyper Backup disconnecting the USB HDD after a backup is performed successfully. So many Synology users … Read more about Synology: Hyper Backup Disconnects USB HDD After Successful Backup
Were you wondering how to disable the USB port on your Synology NAS through DSM? Deactivation via the DSM “operating system” is a solution that will not allow any Local users to mount any USB key. With these settings, no types of files can be transferred. There is also “physical” hardware deactivation of the USB … Read more about How to Disable USB Port in Synology DSM
Synology DSM 7 does not support external USB devices and their drivers. USB devices (Wi-Fi dongle, Bluetooth dongle, 3G/4G dongle, USB DAC/speaker, and DTV dongle) are no longer supported in DSM 7.0. If your Synology NAS is currently connected via a wireless dongle, it will be disconnected after the update. Many of you have asked … Read more about Synology: How to Add USB Support on DSM 7
No. Synology NAS with DSM 6.2 or above versions no longer supports USB Wi-Fi Adapter, such as wireless, 3G, 4G, or LTE dongles. For better connection stability and performance, you are suggested to use the Ethernet LAN cable to connect your Synology NAS to your switch, router, or hub. The older DSM versions benefited from … Read more about Can I Use Wi-Fi USB Adapter With my Synology NAS?
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 more about Can I Connect USB 3.1 Disk to Synology USB 3.0 Port?