Synology: How to Update Portainer

Synology How to Update Portainer

Have you already installed Portainer on your Synology NAS using my simple guide? Wondering how to update the Portainer container on your Synology NAS when a new version comes out? Today I will show you how to update your Portainer container with the latest image if you have a Synology NAS.

  • STEP 1

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  • STEP 2

Open the Docker Package. On the left side menu click on Container. Select your Portainer container then Stop it. After you stop the container, right click on the Portainer container then Action / Delete. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology NAS Update Portainer 1

  • STEP 3

After you click Delete on STEP 2, a new pop up warning message will appear. Click Delete. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology NAS Update Portainer 2

  • STEP 4

After the Portainer container is deleted, you have to delete the Portainer image as well. Go to Docker and, on the left side menu, click on Image. Select the portainer image portainer/portainer-ce:latest then click the Delete tab. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology NAS Update Portainer 3

  • STEP 5

After you click Delete, a new pop up warning message will appear. Click Delete. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology NAS Update Portainer 4

  • STEP 6

Go to Control Panel / Task Scheduler / select your “Install Portainer” Task then click the “Run” tab. You will be asked to run Install Portainer – click Yes. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology NAS Update Portainer 5

  • STEP 7

Open your browser and type in http://Synology-ip-address:9000/ Log in with your username and password. Enjoy your updated Portainer Container!

Synology NAS Update Portainer 6

Note: This guide will work perfectly if you have previously installed Portainer using my 30 Second Portainer Install Using Task Scheduler & Docker.

This post was updated on Saturday / September 25th, 2021 at 11:25 PM