Synology NAS Software Guide – Part 6 – Chat, Drive, Moments, DS Get, DS Cloud, DS Photo and more

The Synology Mobile Apps for iOS, Android and Windows Mobile Explained

As Internet access grows popular on mobile devices, Synology provides you with several creative alternatives to communicate with your Synology NAS using iOS/Android, Windows Phone, or other mobile devices. Manage DSM Settings with DSM mobile. The Synology Mobile Applications for Android, iOS and Windows Mobile allows DSM users belonging to the administrator group to manage DSM settings and check DSM information with the web browser of an iOS (iPhone, iPad or iPod touch), Android device, or Windows Phone.

To log in to DSM mobile:

1 Use the web browser of your iOS/Android device or Windows Phone to connect to http://Synology_Server_IP:5000.

2 Enter your DSM user credentials and tap login.

https://www.synology.com/knowledgebase/tutorials/470

Use iOS, Android, and Windows Phone Apps

The Synology mobile apps are now available on Apple’s App Store, Android Market, and Windows Marketplace, allowing you to communicate with Synology NAS wherever Wi-Fi access is available. You can manage files, music, photos, videos, even the surveillance videos on your NAS, sync folders between your mobile devices and NAS, download files, and watch videos on the go.

Synology Chat Mobile Application for iOs and Android

The Chat mobile app allows you to reply to urgent messages and share information with team members anytime, increasing communication efficiency. All the messages are stored on the Synology NAS with the Chat package installed, providing a safe, private space to have conversations.

Synology Drive Mobile Application for iOs and Android

Drive allows you to easily access and manage your files on Synology NAS regardless of your location. You can open regular files, images, videos, music, spreadsheets, slides and other documents on Synology Office with web browser. Besides, Drive features allow you to search, share, move the files and apply labels on the files to enhance users’ task efficiency anytime and anywhere.

Synology DS audio Mobile Application for iOs, Windows and Android

DS audio allows you to access Audio Station with an iOS/Android device or Windows Phone and listen to your favourite high-quality music on the go. Besides, the remote control feature allows you to stream music playback when there is an audio output device connected to the USB port of your Synology NAS, such as a USB speaker or high-quality stereos.

Synology DS cam Mobile Application for iOs, Windows and Android

DS cam allows users who own an iOS/Android device to live view their IP cameras, take snapshots, and view recorded events from your Surveillance Station whenever a network connection is available.

Synology DS cloud Mobile Application for iOs, Windows and Android

DS cloud is the mobile counterpart to Synology’s Cloud Station Server and allows you to easily sync folders between an iOS/Android device and Synology NAS.

Synology DS file Mobile Application for iOs, Windows and Android

DS file allows you to access and manage files on your Synology NAS with an iOS/Android device or Windows Phone.

Synology DS finder Mobile Application for iOs and Android

DS finder allows you to monitor or email the status of your Synology NAS, and request it to perform wake on LAN (WOL), restart, shut down, or play beep sounds (to help you quickly find its location) with an iOS/Android device or Windows Phone.

Synology DS Get Mobile Application for iOs and Android

DS get allows you to access Download Station and download files directly with an iOS/Android device or Windows Phone. You can create download tasks by adding a URL, via a built-in mini browser of the application, or the integrated Safari browser for user convenience. Managing basic settings such as transfer speed limits or activating the advanced schedule is also possible.

Synology DS note Mobile Application for iOs and Android

DS note is the mobile counterpart to Synology’s Note Station web application, which allows you to easily sync your notes between your iOS/Android device and Synology NAS.

Synology DS photo Mobile Application for iOs and Android

DS photo allows you to access Photo Station with an iOS/Android device or Windows Phone and share your precious moments on the go. Download and save photos from Photo Station to your mobile device so you can enjoy the flashbacks anytime anywhere. You can also use DS photo to upload snapshots or videos from your camera phone straight to Photo Station. Besides, you and your friends can interact by leaving comments on any photos, adding more fun to your photo sharing experiences.

Synology DS video Mobile Application for iOs and Android

DS video allows you to access Video Station and watch videos both at home on your Apple TV and on the move with an iOS/Android device. You can browse and organize your collections of videos and continue your watching experience from where you stopped across different devices.

Synology Moments Mobile Application for iOs and Android

Synology Moments allows you to back up the photos and videos taken with your iOS/Android device to Synology Drive. All the photos are displayed in chronological order and are smartly organized into albums by topics, keeping a detailed track of the special moments captured in everyday life.

Synology NAS Software Guide – Part 1 – Applications, Surveillance and Multimedia

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