Release Notes for SMB Service

SMB Service is an easy-to-use file service management tool, allowing you to manage general settings related to the SMB/CIFS file sharing service. Through SMB Service, Windows, macOS, and Linux users can access your Synology NAS from the network once you have enabled the SMB service option in Control Panel.

Version: 4.10.18-0310


(2021-08-31)

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.

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where SMB authentication may fail for domain users after enabling SMB application privileges.
  2. Fixed an issue where using VFS module to convert Mac special characters may not work properly when converting invalid characters.

Version: 4.10.18-0223


(2021-07-19)

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where the full name of domain groups were not updated correctly.

Version: 4.10.18-0222


(2021-06-29)

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where the domain administrator cannot properly create replication tasks in Snapshot Replication.
  2. Fixed an issue where open files via SMB may take longer.

Version: 4.10.18-0220


(2021-06-01)

What's New

  1. Modularized the SMB file service into a package.
  2. Separated NTLMv1 authentication into an independent option.
  3. Added support for cross-protocol locking between SMB and AFP.
  4. Allows users to enable or disable SMB transfer logs for permission changes, providing more flexible transfer logs.
  5. Enhanced the encryption performance by up to 10% on certain models with the x86 platform.
  6. In Windows File Explorer, users can now search for the files and their content in indexed folders.
  7. Added support for asynchronous read.
  8. The default minimum SMB protocol is changed from SMB1 to SMB2 after reinstalling DSM.
  9. Added support for logging failed SMB1 and NTLMv1 login attempts.

Compatibility and Installation

  1. If Transfer Log was disabled in DSM 6.2, it will be automatically enabled after the update. To better track and record data operations, "Delete" operations are automatically selected by default.

Version: 4.10.18-0310


(2021-08-31)

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.

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where SMB authentication may fail for domain users after enabling SMB application privileges.
  2. Fixed an issue where using VFS module to convert Mac special characters may not work properly when converting invalid characters.

Version: 4.10.18-0223


(2021-07-19)

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where the full name of domain groups were not updated correctly.

Version: 4.10.18-0222


(2021-06-29)

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where the domain administrator cannot properly create replication tasks in Snapshot Replication.
  2. Fixed an issue where open files via SMB may take longer.

Version: 4.10.18-0220


(2021-06-01)

What's New

  1. Modularized the SMB file service into a package.
  2. Separated NTLMv1 authentication into an independent option.
  3. Added support for cross-protocol locking between SMB and AFP.
  4. Allows users to enable or disable SMB transfer logs for permission changes, providing more flexible transfer logs.
  5. Enhanced the encryption performance by up to 10% on certain models with the x86 platform.
  6. In Windows File Explorer, users can now search for the files and their content in indexed folders.
  7. Added support for asynchronous read.
  8. The default minimum SMB protocol is changed from SMB1 to SMB2 after reinstalling DSM.
  9. Added support for logging failed SMB1 and NTLMv1 login attempts.

Compatibility and Installation

  1. If Transfer Log was disabled in DSM 6.2, it will be automatically enabled after the update. To better track and record data operations, "Delete" operations are automatically selected by default.