Beta program

Installing Synology Drive Server

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 > Synology Drive Server > Send Feedback to help us out and report any issues or suggestions.

Compatibility

Applied Models

  • FS-series: FS6400, FS3600, FS3410, FS3400, FS3017, FS2500, FS2017, FS1018
  • HD-series: HD6500
  • SA-series: SA6400, SA3610, SA3600, SA3410, SA3400D, SA3400, SA3200D
  • 24-series: DS224+, DS124
  • 23-series: RS2423RP+, RS2423+, DS1823xs+, DS923+, DS723+, DS423+, DS423, DS223, DS223j
  • 22-series: RS822RP+, RS822+, RS422+, DS3622xs+, DS2422+, DS1522+, DVA1622
  • 21-series: RS4021xs+, RS3621xs+, RS3621RPxs, RS2821RP+, RS2421RP+, RS2421+, RS1221RP+, RS1221+, DS1821+, DS1621xs+, DS1621+, DVA3221
  • 20-series: RS820RP+, RS820+, DS1520+, DS920+, DS720+, DS620slim, DS420+, DS420j, DS220+, DS220j, DS120j
  • 19-series: RS1619xs+, RS1219+, RS819, DS2419+II, DS2419+, DS1819+, DS1019+, DS419slim, DS119j, DVA3219
  • 18-series: RS3618xs, RS2818RP+, RS2418RP+, RS2418+, RS818RP+, RS818+, DS3018xs, DS1618+, DS918+, DS718+, DS418, DS418play, DS418j, DS218+, DS218, DS218play, DS218j, DS118
  • 17-series: RS18017xs+, RS4017xs+, RS3617xs+, RS3617RPxs, RS3617xs, RS217, DS3617xsII, DS3617xs, DS1817+, DS1817, DS1517+, DS1517
  • 16-series: RS18016xs+, RS2416RP+, RS2416+, RS816, DS916+, DS716+II, DS716+, DS416, DS416play, DS416slim, DS416j, DS216+II, DS216+, DS216, DS216play, DS216j, DS116

Release notes

Important Notes

  1. The update is expected to be available in all regions and models within the next few days. The actual time of release may vary slightly depending on the region and model.

What's New

Synology Drive Admin Console

  1. Supports adding repeat watermarks to files in My Drive and Team Folders.
  2. Supports the ability to set schedules for automatically emptying recycle bins of My Drive and Team Folders.
  3. Added the option to disable "sending link via email" in Synology Drive Admin Console > Settings > Sharing.

Synology Drive Web portal

  1. Supports resumable uploading, enabling the transfer to resume from the percentage position where it was last interrupted. This is only applicable when the page had not been closed.

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where indexing might not work properly after modifying a file.
  2. Minor bug fixes.

Installing Synology Drive Client

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.

Before you start

1. Synology Drive Server package is required to be installed on your Synology NAS.

To install the beta utility on your computer

  • Click one of the following download links to start downloading directly.

Windows (exe) (32 bits)

Windows (msi) (32 bits)

Mac (dmg)

Ubuntu (deb)

Release notes

Fixed Issues

General

  1. Fixed an issue where editing 0 byte files could cause file conflicts.
  2. Fixed an issue where the backup status might not correctly display the transfer speed.
  3. Fixed an issue where cache files were not automatically cleared after uploading thumbnails, leading to increased space usage.

macOS

  1. Fixed an issue where subsequent operations might not be executed properly following a sync task failure.

Windows

  1. Fixed an issue where an unexpected refresh of files occurred in File Explorer.