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by Istvan
Thu Oct 15, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: Smart backup appears to be not smart at all
Replies: 2
Views: 534

Smart backup appears to be not smart at all

Hi, I am trying to back up data from a remote Synology to a local Lenovo IX2. I always do the backup runs overnight so that my computer and the NAS device can be used for normal business during the day. The backup was set to smart because I had thought I was a good idea. I have about 350 gigabytes o...
by Istvan
Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: large # of files, extremely slow to start backup
Replies: 15
Views: 6412

Re: large # of files, extremely slow to start backup

I have switched internet service providers. Now tcopying 2.5 gigabytes in my setup took about 15 minutes, so it is about 6-7 minutes to copy a gigabyte. This would be about 80-100 gigabytes during an overnight session, which is good for me. The bigger problem is that I have about 180 gigabytes alrea...
by Istvan
Wed Sep 30, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: large # of files, extremely slow to start backup
Replies: 15
Views: 6412

Re: large # of files, extremely slow to start backup

Thank you for the response. I have just checked and apparently the internet connection is the culprit because it took about 1 hour to copy one gigabyte (in 1000 files). While this is still twice as much as I quoted in my initial post, I also recall that during the first night 100 gigabytes were back...
by Istvan
Sun Sep 27, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: large # of files, extremely slow to start backup
Replies: 15
Views: 6412

Re: large # of files, extremely slow to start backup

I am having the same problem. Today it has been 7 hours now that the backup is active and only backed up 3.5 gigabytes (this is not the initial run, but I still have hundreds of gigabytes to back up). The internet connection, the source and the target destinations seem to work fine otherwise. This i...