Features

  • Global search into applications and files on Synology NAS via file name and file content

Specifications

  • Offers searches into the following items on Synology NAS:
    • Files (including images, music, and videos) and file contents in indexed folders
    • Notes in Note Station
    • Documents and spreadsheets in Synology Office
    • Offline DSM Help documents
    • Applications
  • Full-text search with keywords and advanced search criteria:
    • Created/modified/last accessed date
    • File extension
    • File size (MB)
    • Author
    • Group
    • Owner
    • Composer
    • Album
    • Title
    • Publish year
    • Program name
    • Genre
    • Duration (mins)
    • Audio bitrate
    • Audio sample rate
    • Video bitrate
    • Video codec
    • Description
    • Rating
    • ISO
    • Camera
    • Camera model
    • Exposure time
    • Aperture
    • Horizontal resolution
    • Vertical resolution
  • Comes with the intelligent search widget "Search Now" to display precise search results:
    • Supports the "Ctrl + F" hotkey to launch the widget
    • Supports other hotkeys to search by file type: "Alt + D" for Documents; "Alt + P" for Photos; "Alt + M" for Music; and "Alt + V" for Videos
  • Search results can be filtered by the following file types: Document, Photo, Music, and Video
  • Up to 1000 folders can be selected for indexing (Not including subfolders contained within selected folders)

Limitations

  • Searches into the following types of storage space are not supported:
    • Items stored in external USB/SD storage devices
    • Items stored in remote folders, cloud services, and virtual drives mounted to Synology NAS
  • Volume for hosting indexed folders must have a minimum of 100 MB available
  • Previews of search results are not available for encrypted and empty-content files
  • Not all matched terms will be shown as highlighted in preview if a search result contains more than 1,024 matched items