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UPS Settings (network UPS server on synology)

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Hello

 

I have a APC smart UPS connected through USB to my synology nas and i will like also to connect my unRAID.

Could you please help me to set it up correctly, and in the case of power failure, i need the unraid to close safely and then shut down the synology nas if the battery is drained.

the unraid ip will be 192.168.1.200

 

thanks

 

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According to Help (toggle help on the Menu bar):

  • net - hostname:port. Hostname is the IP address of the NIS server. The deafult port is 3551

 

So you have to put the port in front of the host ip.

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I am trying to setup the same configuration but I am getting lost connection?

 

The synology UPS server is running on 192.168.0.10

And I have added the Unraid IP to the UPS server list

So what am I missing?

 

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You need install plugin nut ups and disable buildin APCUPSD. Then google Synology access UPS default login password.

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I can't remember the login password and in fact no any Synology at my network, btw do you success by setting as URL info. provide ?

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I am still struggeling to get this working...

Anyone with at Synology NAS and the plugin above have this working?

And if they do please tell me how? 👍

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Working the principlal of trying all the possible combination of things, have you tried entering the port number here? 

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EDIT:  have you google to verify what port your Synology box is using for this service?  

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I did get this working by installing the NUT (Network UPS Tools) plugin as mentioned by @casperse configuring the UPS Mode (Settings > NUT) to be a "Slave" and setting the UPS IP Address to the Synology NAS (no port number required) - I left all other values as default and started the UPS Tools Service.

 

On the Synology NAS I simply entered the IP Address of the unRAID box in the Permitted DiskStation devices and checked the "Enable network UPS server" in the UPS tab of the Hardware & Power Control Panel.

 

The NUT plugin displayed all the settings from the UPS and seems to be up and running just fine :)

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13 hours ago, petecemi said:

I did get this working by installing the NUT (Network UPS Tools) plugin as mentioned by @casperse configuring the UPS Mode (Settings > NUT) to be a "Slave" and setting the UPS IP Address to the Synology NAS (no port number required) - I left all other values as default and started the UPS Tools Service.

 

On the Synology NAS I simply entered the IP Address of the unRAID box in the Permitted DiskStation devices and checked the "Enable network UPS server" in the UPS tab of the Hardware & Power Control Panel.

 

The NUT plugin displayed all the settings from the UPS and seems to be up and running just fine :)

Can you share your configuration/Settings I never got this working.....

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My unRaid box is 192.168.1.3 and my Synology NAS is 192.168.1.4

 

As mentioned, I changed nothing else other than the UPS Mode in the NUT Settings.

 

Hope it helps!

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