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Let’s Encrypt certificate on Ubiquiti Unifi Controller installed on Synology Docker

This is a short article describing how to install an SSL Let’s Encrypt certificate on Ubiquiti Unifi Controller that is installed on Synology using Docker. The article assumes that Docker and Unifi Controller are already installed on your Synology NAS and that the Let’s Encrypt certificate is already added in Synology’s Control Panel. Also that…

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How to fix Synology 504 nginx time-out

I have seen many posts out there with people facing the same issue as I did. The problem was appearing when the websites hosted on my Synology DS215j were having medium to heavy load. WebStation or most likely PHP was causing time-outs and the only way I could resolve this was to restart WebStation service….

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Xiaomi Mi TV box 3 Netflix audio video out of sync

Recently I bought the Xiaomi Mi TV box 3 (International version). From the specifications and description, it seemed perfect for me as it is cheap and supports Netflix 4K, Chromecast, Kodi and running Android TV which gives access to many useful apps from PlayStore. To cut long story short, from day one I noticed problems…

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Wi-Fi drops on iPhone/iPad when screen goes off

In my case, this was mostly happening in public spaces like hotels, airports and malls; when one day it started happening at home which is simply not acceptable! I have struggled with it for quite some time, searching in forums where nobody seems to know what they are talking about. Some claim that this is…

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Synology Sonarr torrent workaround after Kickass went offline

        The following process will not enable Sonarr to download the torrents as before. Instead, it is a workaround in order to Synology Download Station to do the actual search/downloading and Sonarr to do the rest; archiving, renaming etc. Sonarr configuration should remain as is. Step 1 Visit https://showrss.info/ and create an…

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Windows BootCamp reverse scrolling

This article explains how to make Windows BootCamp scrolling as similar to Mac OS X! 1 Reverse scrolling There is a registry setting named FlipFlopWheel that does exactly this and can be found after typing regedit in Run and pressing enter which will launch Registry Editor. Then search for keyword FlipFlopWheel. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\HID\VID_???\VID_???\Device Parameters. The search…