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Synology DiskStation DS412+ Quick Installation Guide
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Before You Start Package Contents .............................................................................................................................................................. 3 Synology DiskStation at a Glance .................................................................................................................................... 4 Safety Instructions .............................................................................................................................................................. 5
Chapter 2: Hardware Setup Tools and Parts for Hard Disk Installation ....................................................................................................................... 6 Install Hard Disks ................................................................................................................................................................ 6 Start Up Your DiskStation .................................................................................................................................................. 8
Chapter 3: Install DSM on DiskStation Install from Windows .......................................................................................................................................................... 9 Install from Mac OS X ...................................................................................................................................................... 11 Install from Linux ............................................................................................................................................................... 11 Learn More ........................................................................................................................................................................ 13
Appendix A: Specifications
Appendix B: LED Indication Table
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Before you start setting up DiskStation, please check the package contents to verify that you have received the items below. Please also read the safety instructions carefully before use to prevent your DiskStation from any damages.
Package Contents Main Unit x 1 AC power cord x 1
AC power adapter x 1
2M RJ-45 LAN cable x 2
Installation disc x 1
Screws for 3.5 hard drives x 18
Screws for 2.5 hard drives x 18
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Synology DiskStation at a Glance
No. Article Name Location Description
1) LED Indicators Front Panel The LED indicators are used to display the status of the internal disk and the system. For more information, see "Appendix B: LED Indication Table" on Page 15.
2) USB 2.0 Port Front Panel The Synology DiskStation offers a USB port for adding additional external hard drives, USB printers, or other USB devices.
3) Power Button Front Panel The power button is used to turn Synology DiskStation on or off.
To turn off Synology DiskStation, press the power button and hold it until you hear a beep sound and the Power LED starts blinking.
4) Fan Back Panel The fan is built to exhaust waste heat out of Synology DiskStation. If the fan is malfunctioning, the system will play beep sounds.
5) LAN Port Back Panel The LAN port is where you connect RJ-45 cable to Synology DiskStation.
6) RESET Button Back Panel 1. To restore IP, DNS, passwords for the admin account to default value. 2. To reinstall the Synology DiskStation.
7) USB 3.0 Ports Back Panel The Synology DiskStation offers USB ports for adding additional external hard drives, USB printers, or other USB devices.
8) Power Port Back Panel The power port is where you connect the AC adapter to Synology DiskStation.
9) eSATA Port Back Panel The eSATA port is used to connect external SATA disk or Synology Expansion Unit1
to Synology DiskStation.
--------- 1 Synology Expansion Unit is supported on certain DiskStations only.
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Keep away from direct sunlight and away from chemicals. Make sure the environment does not experience abrupt changes in temperature or humidity.
Do not place the Synology product close to any liquid.
Before cleaning, unplug the power cord first. Wipe Synology product with damp paper towels. Do not use chemical or aerosol cleaners to clean it.
Do not place the Synology product on a cart, table, or desk, which is not stable to avoid the product from falling over.
The power cord must plug in to the right supply voltage. Make sure that the supplied AC voltage is correct and stable.
To remove all electrical current from the device, ensure that all power cords are disconnected from the power source.
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Tools and Parts for Hard Disk Installation A screwdriver At least one 3.5 or 2.5 SATA hard disk
(Please visit www.synology.com for compatible hard disk models.)
Warning: If you install a hard disk that contains data, system will format the hard disk and erase all data. If you need the data in the future, please back it up before installation.
Install Hard Disks 1 Remove the hard drive bay cover from the front panel.
2 Push the latch upward and pull the handle to remove the hard drive tray from your DiskStation.
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3 Load the hard disk in the hard drive tray. For 3.5 Hard Disk: Place the hard disk in the hard drive tray, and then tighten the screws to secure the
For 2.5 Hard Disk: Place the hard disk in the blue area (shown below) of the hard drive tray, turn the tray upside down, and then tighten the screws to secure the hard disk.
4 Make sure the side marked with "UP" is facing up, and insert the hard drive tray into the empty hard drive bay. You should hear a click when the tray is locked in place.
5 Repeat the above steps to assemble the other hard disks you have prepared.
6 The disks positions are numbered as shown below.
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7 Slightly tilt the cover and align the two rubber packs at the bottom of the cover with the edges adjacent to the left side of the first tray and the right side of the fourth tray, and then push the upper cover to lodge the top packs into the DiskStation.
Note: If you want to set up a RAID set, it is recommended that all installed hard disks are of the same size to make the best use of hard disk capacity.
Start Up Your DiskStation 1 Connect the AC adapter to the power port of DiskStation. Connect one end of the AC power cord to the AC
power adapter, and the other to the power outlet.
2 Use the LAN cable to connect DiskStation to your switch/router/hub.
3 Press and hold the power button to turn on your DiskStation.
Your DiskStation is now online and detectable from a network computer.
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On a network computer, follow the steps in this chapter to install DSM on your DiskStation. After DSM is installed, you can manage all features of your DiskStation by logging in to DSM with a web browser.
Install from Windows 1 Insert the installation disc into your computer, and click Start. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the
2 Synology Assistant will be installed and launched on your computer. It will search and find your DiskStation within LAN, and the status of your DiskStation should be Not Installed. Double-click your DiskStation to start the setup process.
3.2-1955 DS412+ A5GA DiskStation
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3 Click Browse to locate the DSM_[model name]_[number].pat installation file in the DSM folder of your installation disc. You can also download the latest version of DSM from Synology Download Center.
4 Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the setup process.
After the installation process is finished, you can manage your DiskStation with Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM). For more information about managing your DiskStation with DSM, refer to Synology DiskStation Users Guide available at Synology Download Center.
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Install from Mac OS X 1 Insert the installation disc into your computer, and then double-click the SynologyInstall icon on the desktop.
2 In the window that appears, double-click the MacOSX folder, and then double-click Synology Assistant- [number].dmg.
3 Double-click the Synology Assistant.app in the window that appears.
4 Follow step 2 to 4 of the Install from Windows section to finish setup.
Install from Linux The Linux version is optimized for Ubuntu distribution version 8 and 9. You can still try installation on other Linux distributions (for evaluation purpose only).
Install and Run Synology Assistant You can install and run Synology Assistant using the command lines or the GUI.
If you want to install using the command lines: Run the script install.sh in the Linux folder of the installation disc, which will guide you through the steps below.
1 Remove the beta version of Synology Assistant (if any).
sudo rm -rf /usr/local/Synology /usr/local/bin/SynologyAssistant
2 Extract SynologyAssistant-[number].tar.gz to the directory you want, such as /usr/local or .
tar -C ./ -zxvf SynologyAssistant-[number].tar.gz
3 If you are using 64bit Ubuntu, install the 32bit libraries.
sudo apt-get install ia32-libs
4 Create the shortcut to /usr/local/bin.
sudo ln -sf /path/install/SynologyAssistant/SynologyAssistant \ /usr/local/bin/SynologyAssistant
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5 To run Synology Assistant, you can either use the following command:
Or run the shortcut:
If /usr/local/bin exists in your environment variable $PATH, just type:
If you want to install using the GUI: 1 Go to /usr/local and /usr/local/bin and delete the following folders (if any):
Synology, SynologyAssistant 2 Insert the installation disc into your computer, and then double-click the SynologyInstall icon on the desktop.
3 In the File Browser window that appears, double-click the Linux folder, and then double-click Synology Assistant-[number].tar.gz.
4 Click Extract, and then extract the SynologyAssistant directory to /usr/local or any other path.
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Important: If you are using 64bit Ubuntu, you have to install the 32bit libraries before proceeding. To install, type the following command in Terminal:
sudo apt-get install ia32-libs
5 Go to /usr/local/SynologyAssistant (or [the path you just specified]/SynologyAssistant), double-click SynologyAssistant, and then select Run in Terminal in the dialog box that appears.
Install DSM on DiskStation When you have activated Synology Assistant, follow step 2 to 4 of the Install from Windows section to finish setup.
Learn More Congratulations! Your DiskStation is set up now. Refer to the Users Guide in the installation disc for advanced settings and management. For more information or online resources about your DiskStation, please visit www.synology.com.
Appendix A: Specifications
Item DS412+ Internal HDD 3.5" or 2.5" SATA(II) X 4
Max. Capacity 12TB (4 X 3TB hard drives)
Hot Swappable HDD Yes
External HDD Interface
USB 3.0 x 2
USB 2.0 x 1
eSATA x 1
LAN Port Gigabit x 2
Size (HxWxD) (mm) 165 X 203 X 233.2
Weight (Kg) 2.03
Windows XP onward
Mac OS X 10.5 onward
Ubuntu 9.04 onward
Max. User Accounts 2048
Max. Group Accounts 256
Max. Shared Folders 256
Max. Concurrent Connections 512
Max. Supported IP Cameras 20
File System EXT4
EXT3, FAT, NTFS (External disk only)
Basic JBOD RAID 0 RAID 1
RAID 5 RAID 5+Spare RAID 6RAID 10
Synology Hybrid RAID
Agency Certifications FCC Class B CE Class B BSMI Class B
HDD Hibernation Yes
Scheduled Power On/Off Yes
Wake on LAN Yes
English Deutsch Franais Italiano Espaol Dansk Norsk Svensk
Nederlands Polski Magyar Portugus do Brasil Portugus Europeu
Power Consumption And Environment Requirements
Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC
Operating Temperature: 40 to 95 F (5 to 35C)
Storage Temperature: 15 to 155 F (-10 to 70C)
Relative Humidity: 5% to 95% RH
Maximum Operating Altitude: 10,000 feet (3048m)
Appendix B: LED Indication Table
LED Indication Color Status Description
Static Volume normal
Slow on/off cycle HDD Hibernation (All the other LED indicators will be off)
Static Available volume space < 1GB
Available volume space < 1 %
Blinking Volume degraded or crashed
DISK 1~4 Green
Static Disk is ready and idle
Blinking Disk is being accessed
Off No internal disk
Orange Static Cannot read / write
Static Power ready
Blinking Booting up
Off Power off
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Section 3. Limitations of Liability
3.1 Force Majeure. Synology will not be liable for, or be considered to be in breach of or default under this Warranty on account of, any delay or failure to perform as required by this Warranty as a result of any cause or condition beyond its reasonable control (including, without limitation, any act or failure to act by Customer).
3.2 Disclaimer of Certain Damages. IN NO EVENT WILL SYNOLOGY OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR THE COST OF COVER OR FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SIMILAR DAMAGES OR LIABILITIES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF DATA, INFORMATION, REVENUE, PROFIT OR BUSINESS) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCT, ANY ACCOMPANYING DOCUMENTATION OR SOFTWARE AND ANY OTHER GOODS OR SERVICES PROVIDED UNDER THIS WARRANTY, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY EVEN IF SYNOLOGY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
3.3 Limitation of Liability. SYNOLOGY'S AND ITS SUPPLIERS' LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE PRODUCT, ANY ACCOMPANYING DOCUMENTATION OR SOFTWARE
AND ANY OTHER GOODS OR SERVICES PROVIDED UNDER THIS WARRANTY IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID BY CUSTOMER FOR THE PRODUCT REGARDLESS OF THE AMOUNT OF DAMAGES CUSTOMER MAY INCUR AND WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY. The foregoing disclaimer of certain damages and limitation of liability will apply to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law. The laws of some states/jurisdictions do not allow exclusion or limitation of certain damages. To the extent that those laws apply to the Product, the exclusions and limitations set forth above may not apply to Customer.
Section 4. Miscellaneous
4.1 Proprietary Rights. The Product and any accompanying Software and documentation provided with the Product include proprietary and intellectual property rights of Synology and its third party suppliers and licensors. Synology retains and reserves all right, title, and interest in the intellectual property rights of the Product, and no title to or ownership of any intellectual property rights in or to the Product, any accompanying Software or documentation and any other goods provided under this Warranty is transferred to Customer under this Warranty. Customer will (a) comply with the terms and conditions of the Synology end user license agreement accompanying any Software furnished by Synology or an authorized Synology distributor or reseller; and (b) not attempt to reverse engineer any Product or component thereof or accompanying Software or otherwise misappropriate, circumvent or violate any of Synology's intellectual property rights.
4.2 Assignment. Customer will not assign any of its rights under this Warranty directly, by operation of law or otherwise, without the prior written consent of Synology.
4.3 No Additional Terms. Except as expressly permitted by this Warranty, neither party will be bound by, and each party specifically objects to, any term, condition or other provision that conflicts with the provisions of this Warranty that is made by the other party in any purchase order, receipt, acceptance, confirmation, correspondence or otherwise, unless each party specifically agrees to such provision in writing. Further, if this Warranty conflicts with any terms or conditions of any other agreement entered into by the parties with respect to the Product, this Warranty will prevail unless the other agreement specifically references the sections of this Warranty that it supersedes.
4.4 Applicable Law. Unless expressly prohibited by local law, this Warranty is governed by the laws of the State of Washington, U.S.A. without regard to any conflict of law principles to the contrary. The 1980 U.N. Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods or any successor thereto does not apply.
4.5 Dispute Resolution. Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Warranty, the Product or services provided by Synology with respect to the Product or the relationship between Customers residing within the United States and Synology will be resolved exclusively and finally by arbitration under the current commercial rules of the American Arbitration Association, except as otherwise provided below. The arbitration will be conducted before a single arbitrator, and will be limited solely to the dispute between Customer and Synology. The arbitration, or any portion of it, will not be consolidated with any other arbitration and will not be conducted on a class-wide or class action basis. The arbitration shall be held in King County, Washington, U.S.A. by submission of documents, by telephone, online or in person as determined by the arbitrator at the request of the parties. The prevailing party in any arbitration or legal action occurring within the United States or otherwise shall receive all costs and reasonable attorneys fees, including any arbitration fee paid by the
prevailing party. Any decision rendered in such arbitration proceedings will be final and binding on the parties, and judgment may be entered thereon in any court of competent jurisdiction. Customer understands that, in the absence of this provision, Customer would have had a right to litigate any such dispute, controversy or claim in a court, including the right to litigate claims on a class-wide or class-action basis, and Customer expressly and knowingly waives those rights and agrees to resolve any disputes through binding arbitration in accordance with the provisions of this Section 4.5. For Customers not residing within the United States, any dispute, controversy or claim described in this section shall be finally resolved by arbitration conducted by three neutral arbitrators in accordance with the procedures of the R.O.C. Arbitration Law and related enforcement rules. The arbitration shall take place in Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C., and the arbitration proceedings shall be conducted in English or, if both parties so agree, in Mandarin Chinese. The arbitration award shall be final and binding on the parties and may be enforced in any court having jurisdiction. Nothing in this Section shall be deemed to prohibit or restrict Synology from seeking injunctive relief or seeking such other rights and remedies as it may have at law or equity for any actual or threatened breach of any provision of this Warranty relating to Synology's intellectual property rights.
4.6 Attorneys' Fees. In any arbitration, mediation, or other legal action or proceeding to enforce rights or remedies under this Warranty, the prevailing party will be entitled to recover, in addition to any other relief to which it may be entitled, costs and reasonable attorneys' fees.
4.7 Export Restrictions. You acknowledge that the Product may be subject to U.S. export restrictions. You will comply with all applicable laws and regulations that apply to the Product, including without limitation the U.S. Export Administration Regulations.
4.8 Severability. If any provision of this Warranty is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable, the remainder of this Warranty will remain in full force and effect.
4.9 Entire Agreement. This Warranty constitutes the entire agreement, and supersedes any and all prior agreements, bet
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