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…

0 Comments

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…

2 Comments

Synology QuickConnect Ultimate Setup Guide

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…

Comments Off on Synology QuickConnect Ultimate Setup Guide

How to Backup Proxmox to a Synology NAS

In this tutorial, we will take a look at how to backup Proxmox to a Synology NAS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSBcZSC6fJI In specific, we will take a look at how to back up virtual machines in Proxmox to a Synology NAS. In my…

Comments Off on How to Backup Proxmox to a Synology NAS

How to Set up Tailscale on a Synology NAS

Today we are going to take a look at how to set up Tailscale on a Synology NAS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2Qp1BM8Qi8 Tailscale is a zero configuration VPN. What this means is that without port forwarding, you’re able to access ALL of the…

29 Comments

Best Synology NAS UPS Devices

Today we are going to look at why you need a Synology NAS UPS devices.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dV2DOCj23Cw 1. What is a UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply)? A UPS is an uninterruptable power supply and in its simplest form, it ensures that during…

4 Comments

Synology Data Scrubbing Setup Tutorial

This tutorial is going to take a look at Synology Data Scrubbing and why you MUST set it up. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcTVDCLaBfY First off, Synology Data Scrubbing is only available if you’re using the BTRFS file system. This is also the main…

Comments Off on Synology Data Scrubbing Setup Tutorial

Synology Hyper Backup – Ultimate Guide

This will be a complete Synology Hyper Backup guide. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3D5DZ-4DH8A Most people use their Synology NAS as network storage, a backup destination, home media server, or even a photo storage solution. As time goes on, our NAS devices tend to…

Comments Off on Synology Hyper Backup – Ultimate Guide

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…

Comments Off on Synology RAID Calculator: SHR vs. RAID?