How To Install Syncthing On Ubuntu 16.04 Using Vagrant

$ curl -s | sudo apt-key add -
echo "deb syncthing release" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/syncthing.list
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install syncthing
$ syncthing

Ctrl-C to abort…

$ sudo nano ~/.config/syncthing/config.xml





USER=vagrant #or whatever

$ sudo systemctl enable syncthing@$USER.service

$ sudo systemctl start syncthing@$USER.service

Open Virtualbox, right-click on the running virtual machine, click ‘Settings', select ‘Network', click ‘Advanced', click ‘Port Forwarding', add new port forwarding rule by clicking the ‘+' icon in top right of menu, the enter:

‘Host IP':
‘Host Port': 8384
‘Guest Port': 8384

Click ‘OK' save and exit.

go to and set up GUI Authentication User and Password

Syncthing Getting Started

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