Release Notes for Universal Viewer

Universal Viewer allows you to view different file formats directly on the Synology Drive without having to open each application. Certain packages require Universal Viewer to function fully.

Version: 1.0.0-0060


(2022-04-06)

Important Notes

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

Compatibility and Installation

  1. This is the first Universal Viewer version.

What's New

  1. Universal Viewer must be installed for Synology Drive to fully function.
  2. Supports previewing different file formats from the Synology Drive web portal, including:
    • Image (e.g., .gif, .jpg, .png, .PSD)
    • Text (e.g., .json, .md, .txt)
    • Document (Synology Office, Microsoft Office, .pdf)
    • Others (e.g., .zip, .html, .css, .js)
  3. Supports Advanced Media Extensions (AME) 2.0.0 to preview images in HEIC format. Learn more

Version: 1.0.0-0060


(2022-04-06)

Important Notes

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

Compatibility and Installation

  1. This is the first Universal Viewer version.

What's New

  1. Universal Viewer must be installed for Synology Drive to fully function.
  2. Supports previewing different file formats from the Synology Drive web portal, including:
    • Image (e.g., .gif, .jpg, .png, .PSD)
    • Text (e.g., .json, .md, .txt)
    • Document (Synology Office, Microsoft Office, .pdf)
    • Others (e.g., .zip, .html, .css, .js)
  3. Supports Advanced Media Extensions (AME) 2.0.0 to preview images in HEIC format. Learn more