Download Station - Downloading from NAS

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Download Station - Downloading from NAS

Unread post by T11 » Sun Jul 02, 2017 1:43 pm

I would like to download files from a friend's NAS (also Synology).

He provided FTP access and I am already able to access and download files by using FileZilla on my PC.

Now I actually just want to do the same thing. However the download should be done directly NAS to NAS so I do not have to keep my PC running.

With Synology Download Station I was able to download files already by direct links to the files and copying the links into Download Station (which is not very convenient to use).

However I am able to do the following things in FileZilla only and not on Download Station:

* Opening the folder structure on my friends NAS and browsing through the folders and the files.
* Safe all the access data for ftp access so I am able to reconnect with 1 click every time

Is there any possibility to do this with Download Station? If yes, please let me know how it works.

If not, maybe there is some other software that can help me with that.


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Re: Download Station - Downloading from NAS

Unread post by tipodgraphic » Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:42 am

I never used this service, but I think you must research more info about File Service (Config / Control Panel). Good luck :)
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