Synology: How to Update Your Docker Containers Using Portainer

Synology How to Update Your Docker Containers Using Portainer

Do you want to update your current Docker Containers on your Synology NAS in a simple and easy way? Well, if you don’t want to use the automation offered by Watchtower and want to update your Containers manually with the latest image, I will teach you how to do this with Portainer.

  • STEP 1

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  • STEP 2

Open Portainer. Select/Check the Container you want to update then click the red Stop button. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology update docker container using Portainer 1

  • STEP 3

Your Container will be stopped. Click on the Container. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology update docker container using Portainer 2

  • STEP 4

Once you click on the Container, a new page will open. Click the red Recreate button. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology update docker container using Portainer 3

  • STEP 5

After you click on the Recrate button on STEP 4 a new pop up window will open. Select “Pull latest image” then click Recreate. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology update docker container using Portainer 4

  • STEP 6

If everything goes right, you will see this message at the top right of your screen: “Container successfully re-created“.

Synology update docker container using Portainer 5

  • STEP 7

Select/Check your recently updated Container then click the green Start button. Follow the instructions in the image below.

Synology update docker container using Portainer 6

Your Container is now updated with the latest image!

Synology update docker container using Portainer 7

Note: After you have learned how to update your Containers using Portainer, you will surely be wondering how to update your Portainer Container. To update Portainer to the latest version follow my step by step guide on How to Update Portainer.

This post was updated on Friday / August 20th, 2021 at 4:13 AM