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.

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  • 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.

Synology User Defined Script

  • 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.

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This post was updated on Saturday / February 24th, 2024 at 5:53 PM