Synology DiskStation DS118 Hardware Installation Guide

Synology DiskStation DS118
Hardware Installation Guide
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Before You Start
Package Contents
Synology DiskStation at a Glance
Safety Instructions
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Chapter 2: Hardware Setup
Tools and Parts for Drive Installation
Install Drives
Start Up Your DiskStation
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Chapter 3: Install DSM on DiskStation
Install DSM with Web Assistant
Learn More
Appendix A: Specifications
Appendix B: LED Indicator Table
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Chapter
Before You Start
Thank you for purchasing this Synology product! Before setting up your new DiskStation, please check the
package contents to verify that you have received the items below. Also, make sure to read the safety instructions
carefully to avoid harming yourself or damaging your DiskStation.
Note: All images below are for illustrative purposes only, and may differ from the actual product.
Package Contents
Main unit x 1
AC power adapter x 1
RJ-45 LAN cable x 1
Screws for hard drives x 6
Screws for case x 3
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Synology DiskStation at a Glance
No.
Article Name
1
Status Indicator
2
LAN Indicator
3
Disk Indicator
4
Power Button
5
Fan
6
LAN Port
7
USB 3.0 Ports
8
Kensington
Security Slot
9
RESET Button
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Power Port
Location
Description
Displays the status of the system. For more information, see "Appendix B: LED
Indicator Table".
Displays the status of the network connection. For more information, see
"Appendix B: LED Indicator Table".
Front Panel
Displays the status of the installed drive. For more information, see "Appendix B:
LED Indicator Table".
1. Press to power on the DiskStation.
2. To power off the DiskStation, press and hold until you hear a beep sound and
the Power LED starts blinking.
Disposes of excess heat and cools the system. If the fan malfunctions, the
DiskStation will emit a beeping sound.
Connect a network cable here.
Connect external hard drives or other USB devices to the DiskStation here.
Back Panel
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Attach a Kensington security lock here.
1. Press and hold until you hear a beep sound to restore the default IP address,
DNS server, and password for the admin account.
2. Press and hold until you hear a beep sound, then press and hold again until
you hear three beep sounds to return the DiskStation to “Not Installed” status
so that DiskStation Manager (DSM) can be reinstalled.
Connect the AC power adapter here.
Safety Instructions
Keep away from direct sunlight and away from chemicals. Make sure the environment does not
experience abrupt changes in temperature or humidity.
Place the product right side up at all times.
Do not place near any liquids.
Before cleaning, unplug the power cord. Wipe with damp paper towels. Do not use chemical or
aerosol cleaners.
To prevent the unit from falling over, do not place on carts or any unstable surfaces.
The power cord must plug in to the correct 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.
Risk of explosion if battery is replaced with an incorrect type. Dispose of used batteries appropriately.
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Chapter
Hardware Setup
Tools and Parts for Drive Installation
• A screwdriver
• One 3.5” or 2.5” SATA drive (please visit www.synology.com for compatible drive models.)
Warning: If you install a drive that contains data, the system will format the drive and erase all existing data. Please
back up any important data before installation.
Install Drives
1 Push the upper case in the direction as shown below. Lift the upper case and set it aside.
2 Install drives:
• For 3.5” drives with 3 screw holes on each side (indicated below):
a Slide the drive into the hard drive bay, and push it all the way until it’s firmly connected to the SATA
connector.
b Secure the drive with the screws provided.
• For 3.5” drives with 2 screw holes on each side (indicated below):
a Slide the drive into the hard drive bay, and push it all the way until it’s firmly connected to the SATA
connector.
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b Secure the drive with the screws provided.
• For 2.5” drives:
a Place the drive in the 2.5" Disk Holder (Type C, sold separately), and then tighten the 2.5" screws to
secure the drive.
b Slide the 2.5" Disk Holder into the hard drive bay, and push it all the way until the drive is firmly connected
to the SATA connector. Secure the Disk Holder with the provided screws.
3 Replace the upper case, and tighten the screws on the back panel.
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Start Up Your DiskStation
1 Push the button on the adapter provided in the package and pull out the plug case as illustrated below.
2 Slide the plug adapter provided into the slots by pushing it downward. Note that the plug adapter that comes
with your DiskStation varies depending on your region. The image below is for reference only.
3 Connect one end of the AC power adapter to the power port of the DiskStation. Connect the other end to a
power outlet.
4 Use the LAN cable to connect the DiskStation to your switch, router, or hub.
5 Press the power button to turn on the DiskStation.
Congratulations! Your DiskStation is now online and detectable from a network computer.
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Install DSM on DiskStation
After hardware setup is finished, please install DiskStation Manager (DSM) – Synology’s browser-based
operating system – on your DiskStation.
Install DSM with Web Assistant
Your DiskStation comes with a built-in tool called Web Assistant that helps you download the latest version of
DSM from the Internet and install it on your DiskStation. To use Web Assistant, please follow the steps below.
1 Power on the DiskStation.
2 Open a web browser on a computer connected to the same network as the DiskStation.
3 Enter either of the following into the address bar of your browser:
a find.synology.com
b diskstation:5000
4 Web Assistant will be launched in your web browser. It will search for and find the DiskStation within the local
network. The status of the DiskStation should be Not Installed.
5 Click Connect to start the setup process and follow the onscreen instructions.
Note:
1. The DiskStation must be connected to the Internet to install DSM with Web Assistant.
2. Suggested browsers: Chrome, Firefox.
3. Both the DiskStation and the computer must be in the same local network.
Learn More
Congratulations! Your DiskStation is now ready for action. For more information or online resources about your
DiskStation, please visit www.synology.com.
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A
Appendix
Specifications
Item
DS118
Compatible Drive Type
3.5" / 2.5" SATA x 1
Maximum Internal Raw Capacity
10TB (1 x 10TB HDD)
External Ports
USB 3.0 x 2
LAN Port
1GbE (RJ-45) x 1
Size (H x W x D) (mm)
166 x 71 x 224
Weight (kg)
0.7
Supported Clients
File Systems
• Windows 7 and 10
• Mac OS X 10.11 onward
• Internal: ext4
• External: ext3, ext4, FAT, NTFS, HFS+, exFAT1
Supported RAID Types
Basic
Agency Certifications
• FCC Class B • CE Class B • BSMI Class B
HDD Hibernation
Yes
Scheduled Power On/Off
Yes
Wake on LAN
Yes
Language Localization
• Line voltage: 100V to 240V AC
• Frequency: 50/60Hz
Environment Requirements
• Operating Temperature: 40 to 104˚F (5 to 40˚C)
• Storage Temperature: -5 to 140˚F (-20 to 60˚C)
• Relative Humidity: 5% to 95% RH
Note: Model specifications are subject to change without notice. Please refer to www.synology.com for the latest information.
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The support for exFAT can be enabled after you have purchased and downloaded exFAT Access in Package Center.
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Appendix
LED Indicator Table
LED Indicator
Color
Status
Description
Green
Static
Volume normal
Volume degraded / Volume crashed
STATUS
Orange
Blinking
Volume not created
DSM not installed
Off
Front LAN
Green
HDD hibernation
Static
Network connected
Blinking
Network active
Off
Green
DISK
Orange
No network
Static
Drive ready and idle
Blinking
Accessing drive
Static
Drive error / Port disabled1
Off
Power
Blue
Off
No internal drive / Deep sleep
Static
Powered on
Blinking
Booting up / Shutting down
Powered off
Note: Model specifications are subject to change without notice. Please refer to www.synology.com for the latest information.
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Please try to restart your DiskStation or re-insert the drive(s), and then run the HDD/SSD manufacturer's diagnostic tool to check the health status of the
drive(s). If you can log into DSM, please run the built-in S.M.A.R.T. test to scan the drive(s). If the problem remains unresolved, please contact Synology
Technical Support for help.
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IN
TORT
(WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY,
PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY). SYNOLOGY
MAKES
NO
GUARANTEE
AND
SPECIFICALLY
DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTY THAT THE DATA OR
INFORMATION STORED ON ANY SYNOLOGY PRODUCT
WILL BE SECURE AND WITHOUT RISK OF DATA LOSS.
SYNOLOGY RECOMMENDS THAT CUSTOMER TAKES
APPROPRIATE MEASURES TO BACK UP THE DATA
STORED
ON
THE
PRODUCT.
SOME
STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS
ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION
MAY NOT APPLY TO CUSTOMER.
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,
between Synology and Customer related to the subject matter
hereof. No amendment, modification or waiver of any of the
provisions of this Warranty will be valid unless set forth in a
written instrument signed by the party to be bound thereby.
FCC Declaration of Conformity
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following
two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept
any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
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