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Setting up Synology NAS Backup

Synology NAS Cloud Backup

In this guide, I will show you how to set up a Synology NAS backup.

If you need help with what Synology boxes are supported please review this link here: https://support.safedatastorage.co.uk/692420-Supported-Synology-NAS-Boxes-from-Version-8

You should receive a link with the email that you used to create the account with but if you don’t know where to get the download link from then please type in the customer’s login name here: https://www.safedatastorage.co.uk/customer-login

It will then guide you towards a page, please click on the blue button in to the top right hand corner.


Next, On the Download page, download the Synology installer and make a note of the URL under the Synology title.

Then, login to the Synology Nas and click on Package Center.

Next, install JAVA 7 or JAVA 8. If your Synology NAS is brand new then this might come pre-installed.

Next, Click on Manual Install.

It will then pop up with this wizard. Click on Browse.

Then, select the install file for the backup client.

Accept our Terms and then click on next.

Then, put in the URL that you had made a note of when downloading the installer.

Click on Apply and the client should then be installed

Click on All Apps and you should see the Client there installed. Click on the SDSL Business Cloud Backup* (It may be named differently).

It will then load up the backup client.

Make sure to click on login as you have already created the client on the portal. If you need help with that then please review the link here: https://support.safedatastorage.co.uk/166256-How-to-use-the-Panel-to-create-a-customer

Login to the client using the details you created on the portal.

Please refer to this link here to create a backup set: https://support.safedatastorage.co.uk/624946-Creating-A-Backup-Set


Once that is done, you should be all setup for backing up on a Synology NAS.