Synology add drive to storage pool. How to remove excess drives from storage pool and increase capacity?

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  1. Arakree

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    When complete, you should have a Notify me of new comments via email. Run a S. Thanks Rusty. I can confirm that the steps above link worked for me. Use hyper-backup to backup everything from the first volume to the new one.
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  2. Dazilkree

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    Go to the Storage Pool page and select the storage pool you want to expand. Click Add Drive from the Action drop-down menu. Select the drive you want to add.NAS Support.
     
  3. Akinonris

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    Insert a new drive into an empty drive slot. · Launch Storage Manager. · Go to Storage Pool and select the storage pool you wish to expand. · Select the drives.After a warning about any data being erased on the new drive, I was presented with a summary before proceeding:.
     
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    Make sure the inserted drive is healthy · Make sure the inserted drive meets the drive requirements · Make sure the status of the storage pool you.Popular Articles.
     
  5. Akirr

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    You can install additional drives and add them to an existing storage pool for capacity expansion as long as there are empty drive slots in.Here are screenshots of my current situation:.
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  6. Vitilar

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    Go to Storage Manager > Storage (DSM and above) or Storage Pool (DSM and below). View the storage pool information and check if the.Or less?
     
  7. Dakazahn

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    Launch Storage Manager. · Go to Storage Pool to see which existing drive is the smallest. · Power off your Synology NAS. · Remove the smallest of the member drives.DennisT 8.
     
  8. Vudosho

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    Drives can be added to storage pools in the following RAID configurations: JBOD; RAID 5; RAID 6; RAID F1; A Synology Hybrid RAID (SHR) consisting of at least 2.If you can be a bit more elaborate about what version you're running and what you did it could be a good answer.
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  9. Moogutaxe

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    Launch Storage Manager. · Go to Storage Pool and click the Create button. · Select a storage pool type: Better performance: This type of storage pool supports.Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here
     
  10. Melabar

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    One or more drives can be aggregated into a single storage unit called a storage pool, which can be protected by RAID. Different RAID types offer different.That is why I bought 2 more drives instead of 1.
     
  11. Meztijind

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    Add Drive (for capacity expansion), Change RAID Type, and Repair are operations that require introducing new drives into a selected storage.Question: what is the new size on the volume?
     
  12. Arajinn

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    Adding a drive to my Synology NAS forum? Go to Main Menu > Storage Manager > Storage Pool. Under the Storage Pool tab.Single-volume storage pool: For a storage pool that supports a single volume, the volume size will be expanded automatically once the storage pool capacity has been expanded.
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  13. Faugis

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    It's amazing how cheap, relatively speaking, spinning disk storage has become. With the initial two drives, I'd set up a storage pool, following.From the Synology link: For SHR: The capacity of the hard drive you wish to add must be equal to or larger than the largest hard drive in the volume or disk group.
     
  14. Goshakar

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    Adding 6TB to my DSj's storage pool of 6TB x 2 on SHR (98% full), no other apps running, it says 2 days and 7 hours till completion.My goal was to have more storage space, and still to have duplicate drives.
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    With multi-volume support, Synology does not know what you want to do with the unused Storage Pool capacity. It can be added to the existing.Replies 5 Views
     
  16. Muzuru

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    A drive will have the allocation status Initialized if the DSM system partition is installed on the drive and the drive is not used by any storage pools. ii).Or less?
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    Open up Storage Pool from the menu on the left hand side, and you should see an Action drop down menu. From this menu you will have the option.Installing the 2.
     
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    · Go to Storage Manager > Volume · Click on Manage · Select Expand size (I know, this is very misleading) · Select the new hard drive · Wait until the.It's been 24 minutes, and the process is only at 1.
     
  19. Voodookazahn

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    Do note that it clearly specifies that no storage pool exists, Also, two empty slots are available to add more drives.It sounds like it might work from your experience.
     
  20. Kerr

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    Simply select the disks you want to add to the pool. You'll be prompted if you want to do disk checks before proceeding.If your Synology NAS supports hot-swapping, you can go ahead and install your drives now.
     
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    A drive with the Normal allocation status will also show the storage pool that is using this drive.
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    Each of the drives of your Synology NAS will have different Allocation status depending on the state the drive is in.
     
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    The result was as expected.
     
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    If not, you must power off your Synology NAS first.
     
  25. Kigul

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    Installing and configuring additional drives to your Synology NAS is straightforward.
     
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    Viewed 51k times.
     
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    forum? Six drives green and ready to go.
     
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    Two healthy volumes ready for use!
     
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    Sounded like the right thing to do
     
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    Aug Cobra.
     
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    Also, please note that most of the storage is taken up by Active Backup for Business data.
     
  32. Mezijinn

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    I will try this after the volume finishes its slow parity check repair process.
     
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    Considerations Before Expanding a Storage Pool 1.
     
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    This time will depend on how much data you have in your current pool and how large your drives are.
     
  35. Brashakar

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    I was using SourceTree and Gitlab.
     
  36. Samuran

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    Update: 12 hours later, it's still at it - the status of the storage pool is "Expanding Checking parity consistency
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    Type in your DSM login password and click on Submit.
     

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