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Sync tool in the File Transfer mode

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Conrad, Administrator (Posts: 2551)

Apr 09, 2011 11:13:22 am EDT

- A files/folders synchronization tool between the client and the server will be welcome. It will help to save time and bandwith.
This tool may be added to the file transfer mode.

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Conrad Sallian, Administrator (Posts: 2551)

Dec 14, 2011 1:32:01 am EST

Hi Genie

This is a bit tricky given that Dropbox or Box.net already exist that do the sync task perfectly. The File Transfer mode was primarily intended for occasional file transfers, not as a full-fledged sync tool, as this is much better done by specialized software or cloud services. But we'll see what we can do.

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nikkil, User (Posts: 46)

Dec 31, 2012 12:29:23 pm EST

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+1 on this. For the meantime, any recommendation for a software that can do this?

Genie au Travail, User (Posts: 35)

Jan 06, 2013 2:27:28 pm EST

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You can try Beyond Compare.  :)

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http://www.scootersoftware.com/

John Wood, User (Posts: 6)

Jun 05, 2019 8:41:55 am EDT

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I was also looking for an easy way to do this.

An alternative to a file sync tool would be to map a remote folder to a local drive. Then I could use my own favourite sync tools.

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