Mirroring is a type of file synchronization where one of the synchronization location (the destination) is modified to match the other (the source).

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Manual disk 'mirroring'

I have a situation that I have to manually sync one disk to the other and keep the copy as fresh as possible. Any (possibly free) software for it? OS: Windows XP x86
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Mirror a website with i18n [closed]

I would like to know if there is any tool/software arround that is able to mirror a website translated in different languages. In fact : the language choosen is stored in session so the software would ...
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How do I set up two existing disks with identical contents as a single mirrored volume in Windows 7 without losing data?

I have two data disks that were, heretofore, in a mobo RAID configuration in Windows 7 (Ultimate, 64 bit). They are now separate AHCI disks, visible in Computer Management. How to I go about making ...
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Most reliable way of setting up two drives RAID array?

I've recently got two 2TB disks for home storage as my 500GB is nearly full. I am wondering whether there are any recommendations to setting them up? My motherboard is an older Intel model, with 4 ...
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How to get the video not-mirrored when Skype video chat?

I work with my team using Skype and view their whiteboard but all text are mirrored. How can I get it fixed?
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How do i copy all the pictures on a website? [duplicate]

I want to copy all the pictures on a site, but I don't know how to do it. Could you please tell me? Shall I use a tool?
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Restore/Imaging On Different Physical Machines

I've used a couple of disk-imaging tools in the past; but they always required the hardware on the machine be identical to the one that created the image. Is this still the case? I have a work-...
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How do I mirror a hard drive using Windows 7 Pro?

Is there an out of the box solution to mirror one hard drive to another? I'm using Windows 7 Professional and I have 2 500GB hard drives. I want to mirror both of them so if one of them dies I can ...
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Dual-booting RAID 1

I have three drives: two 1TB hard disks, one 120GB SSD. I want to install Ubuntu (preferably, but justified alternatives are fine) and Windows 7 on the SSD, and have them both read from the other two ...
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Why does my simple Raid 1 backup storage perform really slow sometimes?

I bought 2x Samsung F3 EcoGreen 2TB hard disks to make a backup storage. I put them in Raid 1 (mirror) mode. Made a single partition and formatted it to NTFS, running Windows 7. For some reason, ...
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Using wget to mirror a website and everything from the first level of external sites

I need to mirror a particular website (all the pages under that particular domain) any pages (but not whole sites) that the website links to. I'm confused about the how to do this wget -r --level=...
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What versions of Windows support built-in disk mirroring?

I know that some editions of Windows has built-in support for disk mirroring. But on my computer with Windows Vista, I can't find it. What editons of Windows has built-in support for disk mirroring (...
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Multiple Machines - rsync - is that the answer?

I have 2 computers which mirror the same data. Is rsync the best tool I have to keep these 2 machines in sync? One is a desktop, the other is a laptop, both of which run linux. Walter
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How do I activate software raid-1 in Windows?

I use Windows Vista Ultimate, and have four disks of 500GB. Windows is already installed on one disk, the systemdisk. Now I would like to mirror the system disk using Windows built-in software raid. ...
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wget terminates unexpectedly

I need to periodically traverse a site to update the server cache. It is a database driven site with very many (thousands of) pages. I use wget to mirror the site locally on the same server, so I use ...
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Is it possible to duplicate (mirror) an existing window?

I attend a webinar that broadcasts video which is much larger than my screen resolution. I have multiple monitors and would like to be able to view one half of the webcast on one monitor and the ...
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Firefox prints text properly and images reversed

If I print a webpage from Firefox 3.6.6 to my HP deskjet 990cxi printer (USB connection), the text is printed normally, but the images are reversed (mirror image). This hasn't always happened, but ...
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robocopy /mir problem

i am using robocopy to take backup from one folder with following syntax robocopy "source" "destination" /mir but the issue i am facing is if file is in destination but not in source, its ...
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Will mirroring with an SSD improve read performance?

If you use Windows 7 to mirror a volume across an SSD drive and a mechanical hard drive, will the read performance be similar to a single SSD drive? I.e. is Windows smart enough to read from them ...
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What software to use to keep important files mirrored on several PCs / Mac? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Any software to do minute by minute backup ? Sync my files across multiple computers Which is the best application to Sync two folders? There are sometimes important ...
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Backing up default windows installation with dd from linux running on another partition - is this feasible?

I am preparing to reinstall my system. I am thinking about creating a multi boot with a linux distro+Windows 7 to choose from when starting up. I would love to be able to skip all the hassle of ...
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How can I set up an automated local mirror of my Blogger blog?

I want to create a local backup of my Blogger blog including local copies of all images and videos. Whenever I post a new blog, I'd like it mirrored locally within 24 hours. Wget --mirror in a cron ...
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Mirror/Backup from SSH/SFTP to Windows

What I am trying to do is mirror a directory (recursively) from a server I can SSH/SFTP to, to a Windows machine. I want to do this as part of a script, so it can be automated. I only want to copy ...
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Mercurial mirror: abort: No such file or directory: http://[…]/00manifest.i

I am trying to setup a daily mirror of a mercurial repository - code.python.org in particular - within our local network, and serve that via Apache HTTPD. On the remote host that hosts apache, I did ...
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wget not converting links

I am trying to mirror a fairly large site (20,000+ pages) prior to a major overhaul. Basically, I need a backup before cutting over to the new one in case we forgot something we need (we'll have ...
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How to add a mirror-disk to my OpenSolaris?

I have a machine with two harddrives. I have installed OpenSolaris on one of them and now I want to add the other one as a mirror-drive in my zpool rpool. I guess I have to format the second disk ...
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Cancel mirror synchronisation in Windows 7

I've got basic disk OS managed disk mirroring setup in Windows 7 for a couple of volumes. After a power failure the mirrors are currently resynching. These are only small volumes of data but the sync ...
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Backup software advice needed (for continuously mirroring data from USB stick)

I'd like some advice related to good practices when working from a USB stick. In particular about backup software. I have my own homemade backup (C# + JFileSync), but this would be for my wife who's ...
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How to encrypt data on an external hard drive?

I want to secure my external (1 TB) hard drive that I use as a physical back-up for my home computer so that if the drive is stolen (eg burglary) then the data is not easily accessible by a common or ...
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Best way to mirror folders [closed]

I want to mirror two folders so a change in one is reflected in others. am i best off making a home brew solutions with RoboCopy and /MIR or is there a decent preferably free app to do it for me?
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Keyboard Shortcut for Mirroring Display on Mac OS X

I have a MacBook with a broken display. I would like to use a new monitor but I can not see to enable the mirroring option. Is there any key command to enable mirroring?
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continuous mirror with external hard disk

I have a laptop that I wish to backup. The best method for me is to periodically attach an external drive and mirror the internal drive to it (of course after the first time only the delta changes ...
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Mirrored monitors of different resolution

I want to purchase a 32" HD TV to use as a larger mirrored display for my PC. The problem is, my PC monitor is 16:10 and therefore has a resolution of 1920 x 1200, but the TV is standard 16:9, 1920 x ...
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OS X App for Web Spidering & Mirroring [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Free Mac OS X application for downloading an entire website What's the best Mac OS X application for mirroring web sites? I'm looking for something as powerful as wget and ...
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Wget 1.12 binary for Windows, can anybody find it?

I've been trying to find a Wget v1.12 binary for Windows as it parses CSS. No success. I successfully compiled for OS X but can't do the same for Windows. Is anybody else able to find or compile?
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Save a single web page (with background images) with Wget

I want to use Wget to save single web pages (not recursively, not whole sites) for reference. Much like Firefox's "Web Page, complete". My first problem is: I can't get Wget to save background images ...
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How to abort robocopy on first error

When using robocopy windows utility, what flags do I set so that robocopy aborts on the very first error it sees, similar to xcopy /dry command? I need to mirror two dirs, and on occasion some files ...
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Why would I check my download against a checksum provided by a mirror site?

I thought the point of distributing md5 checksums was so the end user could verify the integrity of the download. If a high traffic site points me to a mirror site for download, why would I want to ...