Beta program

Installing Migration Assistant

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 > Migration Assistant > Send Feedback to help us out and report any issues or suggestions.


Applied Models

  • 21-series:

    RS2821RP+, RS2421RP+, RS2421+, RS1221RP+, RS1221+, DS1821+, DS1621+
  • 20-series:

    RS820RP+, RS820+, DS1520+, DS920+, DS720+, DS620slim, DS420+, DS220+
  • 19-series:

    RS1219+, DS2419+II, DS2419+, DS1819+, DS1019+
  • 18-series:

    RS2818RP+, RS2418RP+, RS2418+, RS818RP+, RS818+,DS1618+, DS918+, DS718+, DS418play, DS218+
  • 17-series:

    DS1817+, DS1817, DS1517+, DS1517
  • 16-series:

    RS2416RP+, RS2416+, DS916+, DS716+II, DS716+, DS416play, DS216+II, DS216+
  • 15-series:

    RS815RP+, RS815+, DS2415+, DS1815+, DS1515+, DS1515, DS715, DS415+
  • 14-series:

    RS2414RP+, RS2414+, RS814RP+, RS814+
  • 13-series:

    DS2413+, DS1813+, DS1513+, DS713+

Release notes

Compatibility and Installation

  1. Updated to be compatible with DSM 7.0.

What's New

  1. Optimized the data synchronization mechanism to enhance the data transfer speed when the source device is on DSM 7.0 or above.