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I already looked at numerous threads about this subject, but none mentions specifically what I'm interested in and I do not feel like installing all alternatives in order to find the one that suits me. Background: I've been using SyncBack to keep my files synced across computers and a central storage location. It offers everything I need, and much more, but it's a bit clunky and the online storage referred to is a server at work that is not too reliable.

What I am after is a dropbox-like system but with these extra features:

  • sync any directory
  • allow to select subdirectories to exclude
  • allow to set file patterns/wildcards to exclude

So far I looked at Live Mesh, SugarSync, Wuala but none of these seem to do everything. Any suggestions?

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-1 I do not feel like installing all alternatives in order to find the one that suits me. How about checking feature lists? –  Daniel Beck Jun 21 '11 at 9:14
    
I did check feature lists but found none satisfying. And even if I would find tens of them satisfying, I could still come here and ask which one SU users seem to like best, no? –  stijn Jun 21 '11 at 9:44
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In that case you'd be asking for subjective opinion. –  Daniel Beck Jun 21 '11 at 10:05
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Try SyncBreeze: http://www.syncbreeze.com


SyncBreeze is a powerful, fast and easy-to-use file synchronization solution providing multiple one-way and two-way file synchronization modes, periodic and real-time file synchronization capabilities and much more. Users are provided with a number of product versions ranging from an easy-to-use free version to an advanced server-based version capable of synchronizing multiple servers through the network.

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