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Is there an easy way to export/import settings for another machine’s instance of Far?

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up vote 13 down vote accepted

For Far Manager ver. 3.0:

Export settings:

Far.exe /export settings.cfg

Import settings:

Far.exe /import settings.cfg
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For version 2:

  1. Run SaveSettings.cmd from Far installation folder.
  2. Copy FarSave1.reg and FarSave2.reg to target machine.
  3. Run RestoreSettings.cmd there.
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