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Recover Data From Synology Network Attached Storage

SYNOLOGY DISKSTATION 412+

I bought a Synology DiskStation a while ago. I used two drives which I bought with it. I set it up, added the storage volume, everything seemed dandy. However, less than a month after setting up, it seems as though one of the drives has failed completely. I decided to remove the drive, thinking perhaps it was because I had allowed it to lay around unopened for so long. Then, within the last few days, the other drive has failed completely. I am now not only operating with two brand new, costly, drives, but I am not able to get the NAS to respond. It seems to be almost permanently stuck in hibernation. I have tried some troubleshooting of my own, and managed to get it to work occasionally, but for the most part it is unresponsive. When it is awake, I am getting a lot of i/o errors, which I can’t explain, and when I tried to add another drive to the DiskStation (it can hold 4), there was another error.

SYNOLOGY DISKSTATION 412+

I am having a problem with a Synology DiskStation 412+. I have been using this for a while, and have had to upgrade the device almost constantly, since it doesn’t seem to be able to do it for itself. What happens is that the NAS won’t reboot when it is shut down manually. I tend to turn everything off as often as I can to save on the fuel bill, but when I shut down the NAS, and then try to reboot it, all I get is a blue light. It remains blinking for a long time, in fact it seems to be stalled at this point. I then have to hold down the power button, force it to shut down again, and then power it all back up. When it starts up it stalls again and goes through the same process.