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, FS3400, FS3017, FS2017, FS1018, FS3410, FS2500
  • HD-series: HD6500
  • SA-series: SA3600, SA3400, SA3200D
  • 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, DS216se, DS116
  • 15-series: RS815RP+, RS815+, RS815, RC18015xs+, DS3615xs, DS2415+, DS2015xs, DS1815+, DS1515+, DS1515, DS715, DS415+, DS415play, DS215+, DS215j, DS115, DS115j
  • 14-series: RS3614xs+, RS3614RPxs, RS3614xs, RS2414RP+, RS2414+, RS814RP+, RS814+, RS814, RS214, DS414, DS414slim, DS414j, DS214+, DS214, DS214play, DS214se, DS114
  • 13-series: RS10613xs+, RS3413xs+, DS2413+, DS1813+, DS1513+, DS713+, DS213j
  • 12-series: RS3412RPxs, RS3412xs, RS2212RP+, RS2212+, RS812RP+, RS812+, DS3612xs, DS1812+, DS1512+, DS712+, DS412+
  • 11-series: RS3411RPxs, RS3411xs, RS2211RP+, RS2211+, DS3611xs, DS2411+, DS1511+, DS411+II, DS411+

Release notes

What's New

Synology Drive Admin Console

  1. Improved the indexing performance to shorten the time it takes to index team folders.
  2. Added "Last Connected" time in the "Client List" page to better monitor the connection status of client devices.

Synology Drive (Web Portal)

  1. Supports uploading/creating folders or files by right-clicking on blank space.
  2. Modified the display of the "Permissions" column in the "Shared with others" list for easier viewing of share permissions.

Synology Drive Client

  1. Added support to filter logs of files that were unsynced.
  2. Added support for the On-demand Sync function on sync tasks to conserve local storage space. This function is only supported on macOS 12.3 and above. (macOS only)
  3. Added native support for Mac models with Apple Silicon without the need to install Rosetta 2. (macOS only)
  4. Integrated with Mac notifications to provide native user experience. (macOS only)

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where team folders with versioning disabled might still take up extra space.
  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

  • Once you have updated Synology Drive Server to the latest beta version on your Synology NAS, you can install the beta version of Synology Drive Client from Synology Drive web portal.
  • Alternatively, click one of the following download links to start downloading directly.

Windows (exe)

Windows (msi)

Mac (dmg)

Ubuntu (deb) (64 bits)

Release notes

Compatibility and Installation

  1. Starting from this version, software installation or upgrade will no longer be supported for macOS 10.13 and Ubuntu 32-bit.

What's New

General

  1. Added support to filter logs of files that were unsynced.

macOS

  1. Added support for the On-demand Sync function on sync tasks to conserve local storage space. This function is only supported on macOS 12.3 and above.
  2. Added native support for Mac models with Apple Silicon without the need to install Rosetta 2.
  3. Integrated with Mac notifications to provide native user experience.