Synology router feature requests

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More VPN Plus server licenses on higher model RT2600ac router

Postby Abusimbal » Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:07 pm

Hello,

Bought saterday a new RT2600ac as replacement for my RT1900ac.
Is it possible to give 2 free licenses on the RT2600ac in stead of 1 as the RT1900ac ? RT2600ac is a higher more expensive model.
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby Abusimbal » Tue Jan 31, 2017 3:09 pm

2 VPN Plus server licenses on the RT2600ac in stead of 1. RT2600ac is a highter model then RT1900ac.
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby UGOTSERVED » Wed Feb 01, 2017 5:06 am

Please support 64 character HEX wireless passphrase on your routers like every other manufacturer.
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby steinrla » Sun Feb 05, 2017 12:29 pm

I miss the following ...

- the possibility to name the device upon setup, as it is for DSM ...
- more icons in traffic control (switch, router, home alarm ...)
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RT1900ac not allocating outside subnet.

Postby i00 » Wed Feb 08, 2017 11:09 pm

Basically I want the inbuilt DHCP server to allow reservations to be set outside the subnet mask..

For example I want the DHCP to set clients to 192.168.0.100-200 and set reserverations in the 192.168.99.x ranges.

If I set their address manually on the devices all works fine after adding the additional settings to the Static Route table.

If I try and statically allocate them on the router, there is no error, and it lets me set reservations to 192.168.99.x; however these computers do not get allocated their reservation, but instead just get a dynamically allocated one if the range is outside of the expected!

Thanks,
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby jak456 » Tue Feb 14, 2017 3:39 pm

Feature request:

DS Audio app that works with the Media Server package on the RT2600ac
Schedule feature in the Control Panel (setting schedule for turning router on and off)
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Re: Synology router feature requests; DHCP options

Postby gpglang » Wed Feb 15, 2017 2:04 pm

I just learned working with RT1900 (and DS412+) that the DS has a lot more DCHP settings (like DHCP options) as the RT1900 (and I think the same for the RT2600).
But the RT1900 is a router...
So, I have to disable DHCP on the RT1900 to be able to setup PXE (and therefor DHCP) on the DS.
Is that not the world upside down?

So, please give the RTxxxx FULL DHCP management (including all options).
And have PXE enablement in DSM work independently from the DHCP options.
And make sure DHCP and DNS do cooperate when both are enabled.

I love when great products become even better!

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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby adolgins1708 » Fri Feb 17, 2017 11:24 pm

My ISP Century Link supports IPV6 6rd, but the RT2600 does not support that protocol and I am unable to connect using IPV6. I know that Asus, Netgear, Cisco and other routers support 6rd and I would appreciate if you could do the same with an upgrade.
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby rmigneron » Sat Feb 18, 2017 12:12 am

My ISP Century Link supports IPV6 6rd, but the RT2600 does not support that protocol and I am unable to connect using IPV6. I know that Asus, Netgear, Cisco and other routers support 6rd and I would appreciate if you could do the same with an upgrade.


Same here in France, with Free ! We need IPv6 RD on both RT1900 & RT2600 *** URGENTLY ***

cheers,

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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby JZMatrix » Tue Feb 28, 2017 5:30 pm

The ability to host multiple static (virtual) IPs on the (primary) WAN NIC, and expanded port forwarding.

- The current WAN and port forwarding configuration only allows for a single NIC IP preventing the ability to (easily) host otherwise conflicting services behind the router (2600) (eg. mail servers, web servers). Having the ability to put multiple virtual IPs (eth0:x) on the WAN NIC and then specify the target IP in the port forwarding rules removes this limitation.
- Creating multiple port-forwarding rules (for Primary/Fail-Over WAN configuration) is just fine. Specifying the static target IP for the primary WAN in one rule, and then specifying the 'NIC' as the target for the secondary NIC (assuming it's a DHCP connection) for items that 'require' fail-over abilities (leveraging DDNS during the fail-over).
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby matthieuh » Thu Mar 02, 2017 3:32 am

Be able to run VPNClient (To connect my Syno Router to my cloud server) and VPNServer (To connect remote notebook to my Syno Router) at the same time.
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby Xyaes » Sat Mar 04, 2017 1:27 am

adolgins1708 wrote:My ISP Century Link supports IPV6 6rd, but the RT2600 does not support that protocol and I am unable to connect using IPV6. I know that Asus, Netgear, Cisco and other routers support 6rd and I would appreciate if you could do the same with an upgrade.

Same here with my Canadian provider videotron. This feature, ipv6 6rd, has been available on my last 2 routers (EA4200 & rt-ac87u) and it would be great to have now on my new rt2600ac.
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby gratozor » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:35 pm

Wifi as Wan interface
VLAN support
More powerful signal
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby ma.ku » Tue Mar 14, 2017 10:42 am

We have two RT2600, one for the office and another one for private use so my feature request touch different areas:

Home:
- Use accounts on DSM box on router. I would appreciate to re-use the accounts found on an existing DSM box for the router so that passwords can be shared. I know that LDAP would be the full fledged solution but that's too big for a home setup.
- Parental Controls: I would love to see a more fine grained time grid (15/30 minutes) as well as a time quota (e.g.my kids shall not use the internet for more than 90 minutes per day). Take a look at AVM, they have great features here.
- Allow excluding certain devices from using the guest access (thereby circumventing parental controls)

Company:
- DHCP Server Options: Allow additional options (TFTP boot server/image, ...) published via DHCP. Would help with VoIP deployments.
- More complex firewall rulesets than just a simple DMZ system
- VLAN support (again, this is helpful for VoIP setups)


Thx

Mathias
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Re: Synology router feature requests

Postby acantril » Fri Mar 17, 2017 12:28 pm

VLAN tagging on WAN port

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