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Installation

Download and install the Synology Backup app on your Synology NAS device, to backup data to the cloud. The IDrive Synology Backup app is packaged as a SPK. Separate installers are available for ARM and Intel 64-bit Synology devices.

Before installing the Synology Backup app on your device, ensure that the installation prerequisites are met.
To install,
  1. Log in to your Synology NAS device as admin.



  2. Download SPK and save the appropriate installer for your Synology device.
  3. Navigate to Package Center > Settings, and under the Trust Level section, select Any Publisher and click OK.
  4. Click Manual Install.
  5. Click Browse and select the IDrive SPK file.



  6. Click Next. The Confirm Settings screen appears.
  7. On the dialog box, select the Run after installation option and click ApplyThe Synology Backup app will  be installed and its status will be Running.

    Note:
    If you do not select the Run after installation option and click Apply, then a successful installation pop-up will appear. The app will be installed and will appear in Package Center with the status as Stopped. Click Run, to activate the app and the status will change to Running.

  8. When the app starts running,  will be visible in the application gallery.



  9. Click  to launch the app.