How to install ElephantDrive App on QNAP?

Starting with QNAP's new firmware (QTS 4.2.0), ElephantDrive has been moved from the old "Backup" section to the App Center .


Follow the steps below to install the ElephantDrive app and connect your QNAP device to an ElephantDrive account.


  1. Access your QNAP NAS UI.                                                                                
  2. Open App Center.                                                                                          
  3. Find the ElephantDrive app under the Backup/sync category and click Add to QTS
  5. Once ElephantDrive finished downloading, click Open. This will open a new tab in your browser.ElephantDrive app is also placed on the QNAP Desktop screen for each access. 
  7. You can sign up for a new ElephantDrive account or use your existing ElephantDrive account to connect your QNAP device with. Enter ElephantDrive account credentials and click Login
  9. Once QNAP device has been successfully connected with your ElephantDrive account, you will see the confirmation message like the one below. You are now ready to configure your backups to ElephantDrive. Follow how to configure QNAP backups tutorial to finish setting up backups
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