How do I connect to Synology ds215j?

How do I connect to Synology ds215j?

1 Connect one end of the AC power adapter to the power port of the DiskStation. Connect the other end to a power outlet. 2 Use the LAN cable to connect the DiskStation to your switch, router, or hub. 3 Press the power button to turn on the DiskStation.

How do I use Synology Audio Station?


  1. Install Audio Station. Go to Package Center and find Audio Station.
  2. Store Audio Files to music folder. Go to File Station > music and click Upload.
  3. Browse Music. After you have uploaded music files, you can now play and browse your music on Audio Station.
  4. Public Sharing.
  5. Organise and Play Music on Mobile Devices.

How do I access my Synology NAS from my computer?


  1. Open a Windows Explorer window and go to Computer.
  2. Click Map network drive.
  3. On the Map Network Drive window, choose a drive letter from the Drive drop-down menu.
  4. In the Folder field, enter the server name of your Synology NAS and shared folder name preceded and separated by backslashes.

How do I get the most out of my Synology NAS?

I’ve rounded up ten handy pointers in getting the most out of your Synology NAS.

  1. Turn your NAS into a media streaming service.
  2. Back up all your devices to NAS.
  3. Host your very own website.
  4. Create and run virtual machines.
  5. Set up and connect home surveillance.
  6. Create a Synology Account for remote access.
  7. Backup your NAS.

How do I get started with Synology?

Open your web browser and head to, this will pull up the Web Assistant startup wizard, seen below. Click “Connect” to start the process of configuring your Synology NAS. The first step is the naming of your server and the creation of the administration account.

Does Synology NAS need to be connected to internet?

Answer: You can use it locally once it’s set up. To set it up initially you need the internet and to manage it you need the internet as well, for example to determine the drive space available and firmware updates.

What is the best way to store and play music?

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  1. Store Music on Your Computer. The first option is to store music on your computer’s hard drive.
  2. Use an External Hard Drive.
  3. Store Your Music in the Cloud.
  4. Music Services.
  5. Google Play Music.
  6. Apple Music.
  7. Amazon Music.
  8. Organizing Your Music Collection.

Can Alexa connect to my NAS drive?

You can connect to your Google home or Amazon Alexa using Bluetooth. In this case, any music you are streaming from a NAS to your phone will be played using Bluetooth connection. This requires your phone to be connected to a speaker and act as a middle device responsible for all streaming.