Release Notes for Synology Presto Client

The intuitive Synology Presto Client enables users to securely and rapidly exchange data on all major platforms.

Version: 2.1.2-0600


(2022-02-17)

Important Note

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

Compatibility & Installation

  1. Upgraded to be compatible with DSM 7.1.

Fixed Issues

  1. Minor bug fixes.

Version: 2.1.1-0593


(2021-06-01)

Compatibility and Installation

  1. Updated to be compatible with DSM 7.0.

Version: 2.1.1-0583


(2021-02-23)

What's New

  1. Supports displaying transferring files and the progress in the command-line interface (CLI).

Version: 2.1.0-0427


(2020-05-13)

Fixed Issues

1.Fixed the issue where the transfer of folder with a conflicted name might fail when the rule "Rename" is set for filename conflict.

Version: 2.0.1-0335


(2019-08-20)
  1. Fixed the issue where the transfer logs might not display start and end times correctly.
  2. Fixed the issue where a warning message might appear when closing Synology Presto Client normally on a macOS client.

Version: 2.0.0-0332


(2019-07-23)

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 Synology Presto Automator.
  • Fixed an issue where users might fail to download files with Synology 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 Synology Presto Client reconnected to the server.
  • Fixed an issue where permissions might be incorrect when creating a local transfer folder in Synology Presto Automator on Linux platform.
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Version: 2.0.0-0317


    (2019-04-16)

    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.

    Version: 1.3.1-0235


    (2018-08-29)

    What’s New

    • Enhanced the performance for transferring large amount of small files.

    • Supports Ubuntu 18.04.


    Fixed Issues

    [Presto Automator]

    • Fixed an issue where launching the automatic file transfer service might fail when a device running on Ubuntu is rebooted.

    Version: 1.3.0-0229


    (2018-07-16)

    What's new

    • Supports command-line interface (CLI).

    • Supports executing Presto installer in .deb format on Ubuntu. 

    • Supports uninstalling Presto desktop client from Windows Control Panel.

    • Fine-tuned file transfer performance on Mac OS.

    • Supports IPC framework to improve the efficiency of server–client communication.

    • Supports user interface in Thai language.


    [Presto Automator]

    • Launched the scheduling service feature Presto Automator, which is powered by SITA and capable of automating high-speed file transfers between clients and multiple servers.

    • Supports creating and scheduling transfer tasks between clients and multiple Presto File Server.

    • Supports event-triggered schedules.

    • Supports checking a folder’s content during transfers to ensure data consistency on the server and client.

    • Supports navigating to a local folder by clicking its local path on the overview panel.

    • Supports a comprehensive overwrite policy for filename conflicts.

    • Supports post-transfer action options including keep the file, remove the file, or move the file to a selected directory.

    • Supports blacklisting the file types that do not need to be transferred.


    Fixed issues

    • Fixed an issue where the application might close unexpectedly when the transferred file or folder path exceeded 255 characters.

    • Fixed an issue where the set dates might remain unchanged even when the filter conditions have been reset.

    • Fixed an error message for folder name and filename conflicts.


    [Presto Automator]

    • Fixed an issue where moving a specific directory might cause the data uploaded via Presto Automator to lose its data structure.


    System requirements

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

      Version: 1.3.0-0217


      (2018-05-15)

      What's new

      • Launched Presto Automator, which is powered by SITA and capable of automating high-speed file transfers between clients and multiple servers.

      • Supports command-line interface (CLI) operation.

      • Supports anonymous login from clients. 

      • Supports multiple policies for filename conflicts, allowing a transferred file to be overwritten, skipped, or renamed when filename conflict occurs.

      • Supports Presto installer in .deb format on Ubuntu. 

      Fixed issues

      • Fixed an issue where the transfer service might be suspended when files in small size are transferred in large quantity.

      Version: 1.2.0-0163


      (2017-10-05)

      What's New

      • Supports minimum bandwidth configuration to better predict and control the required file transfer time.
      • Enhanced the mechanism to resume a transfer task after network disconnection. 
      • Supports verifying SSL connection and displaying the content of SSL certificate. 
      • Supports more detailed log events including task cancellation, network disconnection, successful file transfer, and failed file transfer. 
      • Supports double-clicking or right-clicking a file to download it to the configurable default folder or to a specific folder as the download destination. 

      Fixed issues

      • Fixed an issue where the time required for transferring files through Presto desktop client on Mac may be wrong. 
      • Fixed an issue where cancelling large amounts of transfer tasks may cause the application to close abnormally. 
      • Fixed an issue where a paused transfer task may not be resumed when it is transferred under a low-speed network environment.

      Version: 1.1.2-0109


      (2017-08-08)

      Changelog

        • N/A

      Version: 1.1.1-0105


      (2017-07-10)

      Changelog

        N/A

      Version: 1.1.0-0101


      (2017-06-12)

      What’s New 

      • Supports automatically reconnecting to Presto File Server
      • Supports using the drag and drop function to upload or download files from My Network Places to Presto desktop client
      • Supports IPv6
      • Support 2-step verification

      Version: 1.0.0-0048


      (2017-04-19)

      System requirements

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

        Changelog

          N/A (This is the initial release of Presto)