Synology Alarm Clock – Main Settings


To start at the scheduled time, Synology AlarmClock uses the built-in task DiskStation scheduler. Therefore, you must specify the account with rights for adding tasks to the built-in scheduler. For example, it may be the system administrator account.

Click on “Settings” button on the toolbar.

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A window for entering a name and password for the account will be opened.

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Accout permission settings to use with Alarm Clock

For use in Synology Alarm Clock, you should select or create an account, with special permissions:

 

1) To get playlists and players information from Audio Station, your account should have special permissions:

  • Open Control Panel window -> User tab
  • Select account you want to use in alarm clock
  • Press “[Edit]” button in the toolbar
  • In account settings window, select Applications tab
  • Check for allow “Audio Station” application and press “[OK]” button

 

2) To play music to external DLNA or USB sound device, your accound should have special “USB/DLNA Renderer” permission in Audio Station:

  • Open Audio Station
  • Press “[Settings]” button in toolbar
  • Select “Privileges” tab
  • Check for your account the “USB/DLNA Renderer” permission

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