Installing Presto File Server

IMPORTANT: Please read the following before installing this beta software.

  1. For evaluation only - This beta software is for evaluation purposes only and should not be installed on critical equipment or in production environments. We strongly recommend reading the Release notes section before installing it. Synology cannot be held responsible for any damages, such as accidental data loss, caused by this beta software.

  2. Not downgradable - After installation of this beta application, you will not be able to downgrade to a previous official version of this software.

To install the beta software on your Synology NAS
  1. Log in to DSM using an account belonging to the administrators group.
  2. Open Package Center.
  3. Now you should be able to find and install packages that currently have a beta version available and compatible with your Synology NAS for public testing.
  4. Remember to click from Installed > Feedback to help us out and report any issues or suggestions.
Report Bugs

Compatibility

Applied Models
  • 19-series: RS1619xs+, RS1219+, DS2419+, DS1819+, DS1019+
  • 18-series: FS1018, RS3618xs, RS2818RP+, RS2418RP+, RS2418+, RS818RP+, RS818+, DS3018xs, DS1618+, DS918+, DS718+, DS418play, DS218+
  • 17-series: FS3017, FS2017, RS18017xs+, RS4017xs+, RS3617xs+, RS3617RPxs, RS3617xs, DS3617xs, DS1817+, DS1517+
  • 16-series: RS18016xs+, RS2416RP+, RS2416+, DS916+, DS716+, DS716+II, DS416play, DS216+, DS216+II
  • 15-series: RS815RP+, RS815+, RC18015xs+, DS3615xs, DS2415+, DS1815+, DS1515+, DS415+
  • 14-series: RS3614xs+, RS3614RPxs, RS3614xs, RS2414RP+, RS2414+, RS814RP+, RS814+
  • 13-series: RS10613xs+, RS3413xs+, DS2413+, DS1813+, DS1513+, DS713+
  • 12-series: RS3412RPxs, RS3412xs, RS2212RP+, RS2212+, RS812RP+, RS812+, DS3612xs, DS1812+, DS1512+, DS712+, DS412+
  • 11-series: RS3411RPxs, RS3411xs, RS2211RP+, RS2211+, DS3611xs, DS2411+, DS1511+, DS411+, DS411+II

Release notes

What's New

  • Presto File Server supports high-speed file transfer between Synology NAS models.
  • Supports backing up and restore Presto File Server via Hyper Backup.
  • Supports Ubuntu 18.04.
  • Report deletion is now available.
  • Enhanced the performance for transferring a large number of small size files.

Fixed Issues

  • Fixed an issue where transfer tasks might fail when the server was extremely busy.
  • Fixed an issue where the report delivery link was not changed simultaneously as the DSM connection settings were changed.

Installing Presto Desktop Client

IMPORTANT: Please read the following before installing this beta software.

  1. For evaluation only - This beta software is for evaluation purposes only and should not be installed on critical equipment or in production environments. We strongly recommend reading the Release notes section before installing it. Synology cannot be held responsible for any damages, such as accidental data loss, caused by this beta software.

  2. Not downgradable - After installation of this beta application, you will not be able to downgrade to a previous official version of this software.

Report Bugs

Before you start

Supporting operating systems:
Windows 7 and onward
Mac OS 10.7 and onward
Ubuntu(ver. 14.04, 16.04, 18.04)

To install the beta utility on your computer

  • Once you have updated Presto File Server to the latest beta version on your Synology product, you can install the beta version of Presto Desktop Client from Presto File Server.
  • Alternatively, click one of the following download links to start downloading directly.

Release notes

What's New

  • Integrated with native recycle bins on all platforms.
  • Enhanced the performance for transferring a large number of small size files.

Fixed Issues

  • Fixed an issue where LDAP or domain users might fail to upload files via Presto Automator.
  • Fixed an issue where users might fail to download files with Presto Automator when the server path contained special characters.
  • Fixed an issue where the system might be unable to transfer files when woken up from hibernation.
  • Fixed an issue where files might not be transferred properly after Presto desktop client reconnected to the server.
  • Fixed an issue where permissions might be incorrect when creating a local transfer folder in Presto Automator on Linux platform.
  • Minor bug fixes.