How do I find the IP address of my Synology NAS?

The IP address of a Synology NAS can be found in a few simple steps:

Step 1: Accessing the Control Panel

1. Open a web browser on your computer and enter the default IP address of your router in the address bar.
2. Log in to the router's control panel using your administrator username and password.

Step 2: Locating the Connected Devices

1. Look for a section within the control panel labeled "Connected Devices," "LAN," or "DHCP Client List." The exact location may vary depending on your router's interface.
2. Click on this section to view a list of all devices connected to your network.

Step 3: Identifying your Synology NAS

1. Search for the device name that corresponds to your Synology NAS. This information is typically included in the device list alongside the IP address, MAC address, and other details.
2. Take note of the IP address associated with your Synology NAS. It will typically be in the format of "192.168.x.x" or "10.x.x.x".

Step 4: Testing the IP Address

1. Open a new browser tab or window and enter the noted IP address into the address bar.
2. Press Enter or Return to access the administration interface of your Synology NAS.
3. If you successfully reach the login page of your Synology NAS, the IP address you entered is correct.

By following these steps, you should be able to find the IP address of your Synology NAS and access its control panel for any configuration or management tasks.

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