have no gui

I have a question about that ,if I work in a pure cli work environment , without gui ,without web browser ,so how can I connect another host,I know is a easy question ,but I google everywhere with no anwser,please help me

Syncthings gui is web-based, so you can access the GUI from another device (that has a screen). This requires you to enable remote access though, as that’s disabled by default.

How to do this is explained in the docs:


The config location is documented here:


Syncthing also has a cli, that can be called via syncthing cli, though for daily usage I would suggest the web UI.

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actually,I have a docker container ,and installed syncthing , but when run “syncthing” ,its log show me MY ID ,but it can’t be used why ?