This integration is deprecated. Please use the Synology DSM integration instead. This integration will be removed in version 0.118.0.

The synology camera platform allows you to watch the live streams of your Synology Surveillance Station based IP cameras in Home Assistant.


To enable your Surveillance Station cameras in your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Minimum configuration.yaml entry
  - platform: synology
    username: YOUR_USERNAME
    password: YOUR_PASSWORD

Configuration Variables

name string (Optional, default: Synology Camera)

A name for this Synology camera.

url string Required

The URL to your Synology, including port.

username string Required

The username for accessing Surveillance Station.

password string Required

The password for accessing Surveillance Station.

timeout integer (Optional, default: 5)

The timeout in seconds used when connecting to the Surveillance Station.

whitelist list (Optional)

A list of which cameras you want to add, the names must be the same as in Surveillance Station. If omitted all cameras are added.

verify_ssl boolean (Optional, default: true)

Verify SSL/TLS certificate for HTTPS request.

Full example

A full sample configuration for the synology camera platform is shown below:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  - platform: synology
    username: YOUR_USERNAME
    password: YOUR_PASSWORD
    timeout: 15
    verify_ssl: false

Most users will need to set verify_ssl to false unless they have installed a valid SSL/TLS certificate in place of the built in self-signed certificate.