Synology Drive

Synology Drive

Transform your Synology NAS into your own private cloud with 100% data ownership at zero additional cost.

Any time, any platform

Any time, any platform

Access files 24/7 from desktop and mobile platforms.

Synchronization and backup

Synchronization and backup

Keep your files always up-to-date and protected.

Smooth collaboration

Smooth collaboration

Edit spreadsheets, documents, and slides together with Synology Office.

Powerful data management

Powerful data management

Track how files are accessed and shared with powerful admin tools.

Access and share files wherever you are

Quickly find and safely share your personal and shared files and folders no matter what device you use.

Cross-platform convenience

Access, edit, and share files from any browser through the convenient online portal, or install handy clients for Windows and macOS to manage your data using familiar interfaces.

Smooth on-the-go experience

Browse and edit documents, view and share images, stream music and videos, and back up your data directly from your smartphone or tablet with the Synology Drive mobile app. Learn more

Access and share files wherever you are

Access and share files wherever you are
  1. 1Search globally

    Locate files and folders instantly by their name or metadata content using Synology's built-in Universal Search engine. Filter by location, type, owner, size, date, and more.

  2. 2Strong storage management

    Monitor your storage use in the web portal and request a higher quota from an admin before you run out.

  3. 3Offline access

    Create offline versions of your files so you can continue working on them from your phone in offline scenarios, such as during a flight.

  4. 4Secure Sharing

    Tighten security on shares by maintaining control over sensitive information. Disable or enable downloading or copying. Password protect shares, or set an expiration date for access.

Work seamlessly across devices

Work across computers in continuity using the desktop app. It's still your native Windows, macOS, or Ubuntu interface, but any changes you make to a file are automatically synced to other devices as soon as they're connected.

Sync on demand

Stream files to your device only when they are requested1 to save local disk space and bandwidth, or pin them to your computer to permanently keep a local copy.

Go back in time

Restore previous file or folder versions directly on your device. Synology’s Intelliversioning algorithm saves space by keeping only the versions with the most significant changes over time.

Back up your files

Protect your data from ransomware attacks or accidental deletion with real-time or scheduled backup of important folders.

Sync on demand
Go back in time
Back up your files

Collaborate in real time

Say goodbye to single-user file editing. Work on spreadsheets, documents, and slides together with your team members with full Synology Office integration.

Inside and out

Share documents within and outside your organization by converting them between Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OpenDocument ODF and ODS formats, and Synology Office versions.

Quick previewing

Preview over 100 different file types, including PDF, ZIP, and PSD, directly in your browser. No need to download or open files in new tabs.

Simplified file management

Synology Drive makes it easy to manage files and folders in your personal space, shared team folders, and items shared with you. Easily view files shared in an intuitive interface.

Inside and out
Quick previewing
Simplified file management

The Synology Drive Ecosystem

Manage files efficiently through a unified administration portal with support for multiple client platforms.

Synology Drive

Web portal access

Synology Drive Admin Console

Admin configuration utility

Synology Drive ShareSync

Cross-site file syncing

Synology Drive Server

Https

Clients

SSL/TLS

Synology Drive

Web portal
View and share files

Synology Drive Client

Desktop
Sync data across computers

Synology Drive

Mobile
View and share files

Synology Drive ShareSync

Synology NAS
Sync files across sites

Multi-site collaboration

Keeping data synced between different offices has never been easier or more flexible.

Direct synchronization

Synology Drive also includes ShareSync, which keeps files and folders synchronized across other connected Synology systems.

Higher-performance with hybrid-cloud

For teams operating out of more sites and with more data, C2 Storage for Hybrid Share can accelerate cross-site data sharing with flexible on-demand storage and significantly improve bandwidth efficiency with no workflow changes needed.  Learn more

Multi-site collaboration

Simplify system administration

Empower administrators with powerful and intuitive tools to streamline workflows and minimize overhead.

Deploy smartly

Leverage Windows AD to install Synology Drive Client on a fleet of devices, with settings configured at once and automatically propagated.

Group policies

Define synchronization and backup policies before deployment, delivering users a ready-to-use system to protect and manage their data. Learn more

Device Oversight

Centralized admin console

Monitor server and client status and activity from a centralized dashboard with Synology Drive Admin Console. Keep an eye on file accesses and downloads, and view consumption trends to allocate storage more efficiently.

Powerful auditing

Monitor up to 40 types of actions, including file and folder changes, permissions sharing, and service activity. Pinpoint suspicious activities by filtering by IP address, event type, user, and more.

File ownership transfer

Transfer personal files from one user to another, preserving data and simplifying handovers when creating or removing accounts.

Device Oversight

Who is using Synology?

See how our solutions empower businesses around the world.

Synology

“Synology Drive introduced an unprecedented level of flexibility and control to our everyday file access.” Andrew Grant - IT Systems Administrator

Synology

"Synology NAS is the best alternative to traditional file servers and public cloud storage." Võ Văn Phương Tú, IT Manager, TTT Corporation

Get started with Synology Drive

Install Synology Drive desktop client for automatic backups and file syncing on your notebook or desktop. Drive for mobile provides quick access to your files from anywhere, at any time.

Create your own cloud today

Join a community of over one million who have deployed Synology Drive at their homes or offices.

Notes:

  1. The On-demand Sync feature is available for Windows 10 clients and newer.