Mount FTP on Synology Boxes

Today I had the challenge to find a way to download a backup from my hosting root server via FTP directly to my Synology DS212+. Here is how I got it done with the given toolset of the Synology DSM 6.1.1-15101. (How to mount FTP on Synology Boxes)

  1. Oben Synology Backend and open the File Station
  2. Under tools you can add a new remote connection:
    Add FTP remote connection Add remote connection
  3. Here you can select FTP:Add FTP remote connection FTP connection type
  4. Afterwards you have to fill in your credentials:
    Mount FTP on Synology Boxes FTP Credentials
  5. That’s it! Now you should see the FTP in the left column of the File Station:
    Mount FTP on Synology Boxes FTP in File Station

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