Wireguard and Netmaker on Synology

First install Wireguard There are some prebuilt binaries here, but not for DSM 7. I used the instructions to build a Docker container and leverage it to build the DSM 7 binaries, however it failed at the last step saying there ‘platform not available’....

Unifi WiFi QR Code for Guests

Background info- This post from Reddit WiFi QR-Code websites below- https://qifi.org https://www.qrcode-monkey.com/#wifi https://www.qr-code-generator.com/solutions/wifi-qr-code/ I tested the first link- QiFi – very simple and it works well. The other links are...

Synology- Insufficient Space to Upgrade

The Explanation Migrating a DS918+ to a new DS1621XS+ it’s always a good idea to make sure both units are on the latest version of DSM. We found that the older NAS could not update due to the error ‘Insufficient space to update, please contact Synology...

Charity Works

For many years now, we’ve recycled computers for clients. You’d think the main benefit for clients is the extra space they gain, but for us it’s a multi layered benefit. We get to clean up the site for the client, make sure the data is unrecoverable,...

Managing Printers with Mosyle

I’m beginning to love Mosyle, but it definitely has its quirks. There’s a bunch of people who rave about the incredible support they get- but they live in a different time zone. For us poor people in Australia, 90% of the time we ask a support question, we...

Configuring Google Drive File Stream With Mosyle MDM

I had huge trouble with this, making it perhaps worthy of a blog post. There’s a lot of very confusing terminology, and finding the right combination of Extension profile, Kernel Extension profile, System Extension profile and the PPPC profile was driving me...