How to Map a Windows Network Drive on a Synology NAS

In this tutorial, we're going to take a look at how to map a Windows network drive on a Synology NAS. https://youtu.be/ipZl_iRiYCc There are many ways that you can access files on a Synology NAS, but most people will either…

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How to Set Up the Firewall on a Synology NAS

In this tutorial, we will look at how to set up the firewall on a Synology NAS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3BJo4B1GgU When you set up a Synology NAS, the firewall is a feature that many disregard. The firewall on a Synology NAS will…

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How to Set Up Synology Drive ShareSync

In this tutorial, we're going to look at how to set up Synology Drive ShareSync. Before looking at this, you need to ensure that you have Synology Drive set up and configured. After you have it configured and you're using…

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Should I Buy a Synology or QNAP NAS?

In this article, we're going to look at the question "Should I Buy a Synology or QNAP NAS"? Before we get started, it's important to understand that both manufacturers are located in Taiwan and create NAS (network attached storage) devices.…

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How to Set Up Synology QuickConnect

In this tutorial, we’re going to take a look at Synology QuickConnect, how to set it up, and why you might want to use it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOMTkfuwWWQ Synology QuickConnect is an easy way to access your Synology NAS from outside of…

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Synology DS720+ vs. QNAP TS-253D

This article will focus on the comparison between the Synology DS720+ vs. QNAP TS-253D. Before we take a look at the devices, both, the Synology DS720+ and the QNAP TS-253D are two-bay NAS (Network Attached Storage) devices that will allow…

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Synology RAID Calculator: SHR vs. RAID?

Today we’re going to look at the Synology RAID calculator and explain why this should be the first step you take any time you purchase a Synology NAS.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzli5Ggk_s4When you purchase a Synology NAS then get ready to set it up, you’re…

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How to Empty the Recycle Bin on a Synology NAS

This tutorial will look at how to empty the Recycle Bin on a Synology NAS.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_HgRFWMU7yMA lot of people forget that they enabled the recycle bin on their Synology NAS when they created a shared folder. This could lead to you…

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How to Access a Synology NAS Remotely with DDNS

Today we are going to take a look at how to access a Synology NAS remotely using DDNS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5RYYI6ax8iI&feature=youtu.be DDNS stands for Dynamic DNS and it’s a way to automatically update a domain name with an external IP address. Most…

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