How do I find my Synology Assistant?

If you are using Synology Assistant 7.0-50042 or later and the Synology NAS you’re trying to locate is running DSM 6.2. 3 and earlier or DSM UC 3.0. 1 and earlier, click the gear icon in Synology Assistant and tick to enable Allow compatibility with devices that do not support password encryption.

How do I use Synology Assistant?

Go to Synology Download Center > Desktop Utilities > Synology Assistant to download and install the Synology Assistant desktop utility. Open Synology Assistant once it has been installed. It will then start searching for available Synology devices on your local network. Find your device.

What does Synology Assistant Do?

Synology Assistant is a desktop utility that searches for Synology servers within the local area network. It allows you to search and connect to your Synology server or set up Wake on LAN (WOL).

How do I access my NAS from Windows 10?

Follow the steps below:

  1. Open File Explorer, then select This PC.
  2. Click the Computer tab on the upper part of the windows.
  3. Click Map network drive.
  4. Select a drive letter you want, then click Browse.
  5. Navigate to your NAS drive, then click OK.
  6. Confirm your selection, click Finish.

How do I connect to Synology NAS directly?

Login to your NAS

  1. Login to your NAS.
  2. Open Control Panel.
  3. Open Network.
  4. Select Network Interface from the tabs above.
  5. Select LAN, click on Edit.
  6. and choose manual configuration.
  7. you can provide your NDS server (router IP, which you found next to IP settings earlier)

How to install home assistant on Synology NAS with Z-Wave support?

Installing Home Assistant with support for Z-wave on your Synology NAS is basically the same as above, however there are a couple of other flags we need to add to our command. Before we begin, we first need to plug in our Z-wave USB radio into the NAS.

What is Synology assistant and how to use it?

Synology Assistant is an easy-to-use tool for managing Synology NAS in the local area network (LAN), especially when you have multiple machines working within the LAN. With Synology Assistant, you can share printers, set up WOL, and configure network drives.

How do I enable user home service on my Synology NAS?

Login to your Synology NAS from a browser, using the admin account. Under Control Panel -> User -> Advanced. At the bottom, be sure to enable the option Enable User Home Service.

Can I use a Z-Wave or ZigBee stick on Synology DSM?

Using a Z-Wave or ZigBee stick on Synology DSM for use with HomeAssistant and Docker. Published by DK on April 15, 2019. If you want to run or are already running HomeAssistant on your Synology NAS DSM 6.2, it’s possible that you’d want to use a Z-Wave or ZigBee stick to communicate with their respective devices.