How can I change the admin password on my Synology NAS?

Changing the admin password on a Synology NAS

To change the admin password on your Synology NAS:

  1. Access your Synology NAS's web-based interface by entering the IP address of the NAS into a web browser. Ensure that your NAS is connected to the same network as your computer.
  2. Log in using the current admin username and password.
  3. Click on the Control Panel icon.
  4. In the Control Panel, click on the "User" icon.
  5. Select the "Administrator" user from the list of users.
  6. Click on the "Edit" button.
  7. In the "General" tab, enter your new desired password into the "New Password" and "Confirm Password" fields.
  8. Click on the "Apply" button to save the changes.

It is recommended to use a strong and unique password to ensure the security of your Synology NAS. Ideally, your password should be at least 8 characters long and include a combination of uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters.

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