Shane Bartholomeusz

Technical Solutions Consultant

Tag: DSM

Setup VPN Client on Synology NAS (DSM 5.1)

In this article I’ll show you how you can configure you Synology NAS to use a VPN. In this case I’m using DSM 5.1.

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Why use a VPN client?

A VPN client will help mask your activities online by tunneling your traffic through an intermediary proxy.

Why would you want to configure your Synology NAS to use a VPN … well lets just say this might especially be of interest to those using Synology Download Station 😉

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Synology DSM 5.1 upgrade error – “DSM Update”

The Problem

While trying to upgrade my Synology DS213J NAS from 4.3-3827 to 5.1-5004, I ran into the following error while using the automated update feature.

DSM Update Error


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