Synology NAS Tip – What are the Home and Homes folders for?

A number of YouTube subscribers have noted in the comments section that they can see both a Home and Homes folder on their Synology NAS. As at first glance it would appear that these folders are one in the same thing. Some of our Subscribers, have become concerned that they may have somehow incorrectly configured they’re Synology NAS.

So in this quick tip video, we try and explain what the Home folder is for. Why as an Administrator, you can see both a Home and Homes folder. How these folders may have been automatically created and finally, how to enable or disable the Home service for your Synology NAS.


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