How to Install Reactive Resume on Your Synology NAS

How to Install Reactive Resume on Your Synology NAS

Reactive Resume is a free and open-source Resume Builder web app that focuses on one thing: Privacy. And also a few other important features such as a minimalistic UI/UX, customizability, portability, regularly updated templates etc. But the important thing is that your personal data is yours alone. In this step by step guide I will teach you how to install Reactive Resume on your Synology NAS device using Docker.

Note: With this guide you will install Reactive Resume V1 “Version 1”. If you want to install the LATEST Reactive Resume V3 “Version 3” with Postgres as database, follow my guide on how to Install Reactive Resume V3 on Your Synology NAS.

  • STEP 1

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  • STEP 2

Install Container Manager via Synology “Package Center”. If you run an older DSM version (under 7.2), search for Docker instead of Container Manager.

Download Container Manager Synology Docker

  • STEP 3

Go to Control Panel / Task Scheduler / Create / Scheduled Task / User-defined script. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Reactive Resume Synology NAS Set up 1

  • STEP 4

Once you click on User-defined script, a new window will open. Follow the instructions below:

  1. General: In the Task field type in “Install Reactive Resume“. Uncheck the “Enabled” option. Select root User.
  2. Schedule: Select Run on the following date then select “Do not repeat“.
  3. Task Settings: Check “Send run details by email“, add your email then copy paste the code below in the Run command area. After that, click OK.
docker run -d --name=reactive_resume \
-p 5050:80 \
--restart always \

Reactive Resume Synology NAS Set up 2 new 2023

  • STEP 5

After you click OK on STEP 4 a new warning pop up window will open. Click OK.

Reactive Resume Synology NAS Set up 3

After you click OK, type in your DSM Password then click Submit. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology Task Scheduler Confirm Admin Password

  • STEP 6

After you click Submit on STEP 5, select your “Install Reactive Resume” Task then click the “Run” tab. You will be asked to run Install Reactive Resume – click OK. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Reactive Resume Synology NAS Set up 4

  • STEP 7

Go back to STEP 1 or you will deal with karma 🙂

  • STEP 8

The installation process can take up to a few seconds/minutes. It will depend on your Internet speed connection. Now open your browser and type in http://Synology-ip-address:5050

9 Reactive resume

Now you can go apply for the job of your dreams with this professional Reactive Resume. Send it via email or present it in person – it’s sure to impress!

Note: If you want to run the Reactive Resume container over HTTPS, check out my guide on How to Run Docker Containers Over HTTPS.

: Can I run Docker on my Synology NAS? See the supported models.
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This post was updated on Wednesday / April 26th, 2023 at 11:45 AM