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First, the Synology server on the NAS must be enabled.


New Drive

1.Under Storage, select the Synology in the NAS tab.

2.Select the required options. synology1

3.Select the protocol (http/https) with the checkbox to the right of the address label, and enter server address, port number, username, password.


  • Enter the path to the server to use as the top-level folder.
  • If you are not using an account, click the Anonymous checkbox.


4.Click the TLS/SSL drop-down list to select the TLS/SSL version. (Supported when https is selected)

TLS/SSL Versions

Select the RaiDrive TLS/SSL version based on the security level of HTTPS encrypted connections setting on your Synology NAS.

Setting the TLS/SSL profile level in Synology DiskStation Manager(DSM)
Go to DSM > Control Panel > Security > Advanced, at TLS/SSL Profile Level, you can choose different cipher suitse that best fit your needs, and click the Apply button.

The following table demonstrates the TLS version for each compatibility level

Compatibility TLS Version
Modern compatibility 1.3
Intermediate compatibility 1.3/1.2
Old backward compatibility 1.3/1.2/1.1/1.0
Click here to learn more about versions supported by each compatibility level.




After setting the profile level to the Modren compatibility in DSM, select TLS 1.2 or lower version in RaiDrive and connect, it will automatically change to TLS 1.3 version.

5.Click the Timeout drop-down list to select the Timeout second, and then click the Connect button. timeout

6.The connected drive is created in the Network locations of File Explorer. synology3

Drive Connect/Disconnect

1.Clicking the Disconnect button(stop) removes the Synology you've connected from the file browser. webdav_play

2.When you click the Connect button(play), Synology will be created in the Network locations of the File Explorer. webdav_stop

Drive Edit

1.If the drive is connected, click the Disconnect button(stop).


Editing is not possible while the drive is connected.

2.Click the Edit button(setting). stop_setting

3.Change any options that require correction, or select advanced options and click the OK or Apply button. webdav_setting

Drive Remove

1.If the drive is connected, click the Disconnect button(stop), then click the Delete button.(delete) deletebutton

2.When you click the OK button, the drive is removed from the list of connections. delete

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