How to troubleshoot Synology Account access issues

If you have trouble signing in to your Synology Account or encounter difficulties during registration, please check out the solutions below that address your situation. Contents Login Issues My login authentication failed. My account is locked because of too many failed login attempts. The login message tells me my account does not exist. I can’t…

How to use iSCSI target service on Synology NAS

Overview iSCSI is a protocol to facilitate SCSI-based storage commands to be sent over ubiquitous network structures. Using the iSCSI target service provides an illusion that a hard drive is locally attached to a computer, and will be managed by a local computer’s operating system. In reality, the newly added disk is a virtual drive…

How to Set Up VMware vMotion on Synology NAS

Overview vMotion is one of the VMware vSphere functionality that moves running virtual machines from one physical server to another with no impact to end users and keeps your business running without any interruption. To deploy virtualization environment with vMotion capability, the multiple ESXi servers should share a common storage server with multiple sessions support.…

How to install Synology Guest Tool on virtual machines

Installing Synology Guest Tool on your virtual machines in Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) can help enhance their performance and make managing easier. After the installation, you will be able to do the following: Shut down/restart virtual machines in VMM Detect IP addresses of guest operating systems Take file system consistent snapshots (Refer to this article for more…