Author: Dereck Frost

Recovering Data from a Synology Diskstation using a PC

In this article, you are going to learn how to safely recover all of your data after a Sinology NAS hardware failure. If you really enjoy this article, consider checking out my TechWizTime YouTube Channel. And for an awesome source of Raspberry Pi Accessories, check out my Raspberry Pi Amazon List. Let’s get started!   WHAT YOU’LL NEED A spare PC with enough SATA ports to connect all your NAS Hard Drives. A Ubuntu Live CD or USB stick greater than 8GB to boot the computer. Your HDDs’ file system set up in either EXT4 or BTRFS.  DOWNLOAD THE UBUNTU IMAGE...

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Windows 10 Virtual Machine On A Synology NAS

In this article, you are going to learn how to create your very own Windows 10-based Virtual Machine with a Sinology NAS. If you really enjoy this article, consider checking out my TechWizTime YouTube Channel. And for an awesome source of Raspberry Pi Accessories, check out my Raspberry Pi Amazon List. Let’s get started! What You’ll Need A compatible Synology NAS +4GB RAM Windows 10 ISO Image Download The ISO Image Download the “Windows 10 Installation Media” creation tool from here. Once downloaded, right click on the file and Run as Administrator, accept the Licence terms and select “Create...

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Ubuntu Virtual Machine In A Synology NAS

In this article, you are going to learn how to create your very own Ubuntu-based Virtual Machine with a Sinology NAS. If you really enjoy this article, consider checking out my TechWizTime YouTube Channel. And for an awesome source of Raspberry Pi Accessories, check out my Raspberry Pi Amazon List. Let’s get started! What You’ll Need A compatible Synology NAS +4GB RAM Ubuntu ISO Image Download The ISO Image Start up your Sinology NAS and then go to https://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop and download the ISO image file, save it wherever you wish. Install the Virtual Machine Manager Signup to the Beta Program...

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Top Ten Tips: Make Netflix Perform Better In Raspberry Pi

Today I’m going to show you how to make your Netflix run better on your Pi 3 thru a quick series of tips, which will surely increase the performance of your Raspberry Pi, and also make your Netflix marathons overally better. Grab your own Raspberry Pi 3 Kit here: http://amzn.to/2m0SW8r This entry is a little bit diferent than usual because you’re not going to see a series of enumerated steps on what to do, instead, these are just recomendation or tips that you can follow to improve not only your Raspberry Pi’s perfomance while browsing Netflix, but also to...

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How to Natively Watch Netflix on Raspberry Pi 3

In this article, you are going to learn how to Natively Watch Netflix on the Raspberry Pi 3. The Raspberry Pi is an amazingly affordable device which can achieve so much. A great way to use a Raspberry Pi is as a low cost media center or streaming device. Software like Kodi and Plex can transform the $35 Raspberry Pi into a very powerful media box. If you really enjoy this article, consider checking out my TechWizTime  YouTube Channel. And for an awesome source of Raspberry Pi Accessories, check out my Raspberry Pi Amazon List. With that said, let’s get the...

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