File Synchronization refers to reflecting changes from a set of files to the same set of files in another location. Synchronization can also be applied to contacts, music, or other data.

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Forcing Windows 10 to sync account settings

Today I wanted to ask if there is any way to force settings synchronization in Windows 10? Last day I decided to reinstall my Windows 10, but after installing new instance Windows won't ask me if I ...
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How to synchronise USB key with hard drive folder? [duplicate]

I have a USB key for which I want, each time it is inserted in a computer, to have its content synchronized (both ways) with one folder on the machine. The synchronization process should be started ...
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Specified path does not exist when trying to run programs

I have a drive that appears to have gone bad, my D: where most of my programs, user data, etc, has been stored. I had modified my registry so that programs would install to D: by default. I've ...
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Two computers with sync'd chrome tabs

I've found a lot of answers on this online, but none of them seem to work. My son and I both have Mac laptops with Google Chrome as the primary browser. It only seemed to start happening when I got ...
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Firefox sync service

I have reinstalled Firefox (Windows 10 x64) and activated the sync service. I don't get back synced material. I installed both 32 and 64 bit versions. Can I check whether the new installation ...
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Soft Link/Hard Link Script for OneDrive

My problem is the following: I had redirected all my Users/Documents, /Pictures, /Videos, /Music folders to another Drive, but also merged them with my relocated OneDrive. Everything was fine and all ...
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Thunderbird won't sync folders with Office 365

I am currently using Thunderbird 38.5.1 (latest) using IMAP4 with an office365.com account. Everything worked just fine until just this morning, when Thunderbird now doesn't recognise/sync the folder ...
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Thunderbird IMAP server change

Our service provider recently changed servers. After doing the update lost all subfolders - even though i can see them on the computer, and when i direct the directory to it, still doesn't show in ...
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Appdata sync across computers via Syncthing

Is it a good idea to use Syncthing for keeping C:\Users\username\AppData folder (and therefore apps settings) in sync across windows machines? I used Syncthing before to sync the .emacs and .emacs.d ...
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Chromium unpacked extensions syncing

I am trying to sync extensions between Chromium browser and two Windows 7 PC's. Windows 7 PC's x2 Chromium Version 50.0.2626.0 So far I have downloaded the Chromium Installer from here. I have ...
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Windows 10 - How to keep two folders two way synched

I am running Windows 10 and have two folders, one is in my Dropbox folder and the other is in my OneDrive folder that I want to keep two way synched. Is there a good way to do this in Windows 10? ...
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Firefox extentions: how to set wired-Marker data folder to a different place?

I want the marker to be synced between different computers. Is it possible to sync it using firefox? I think the answer will be no. Can I set the default data place to a different folder so that I ...
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How to syncronise Kindles? Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle iOS App and Kindle Cloud

I have a Kindle Paperwhite EY21, at least second generation, the kindle apps in iPhones and Kindle cloud in OSX. I am trying to get books bought through browser over all Kindles. When I try to buy ...
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Prevent Windows 10 from Syncing Settings on Initial Setup

I am stuck at setting up my laptop. My goal is to install Windows 10 with my Microsoft account linked. No problem so far. But as soon as I sign up for the first time with my Microsoft account, my ...
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Offline Files attempts sync for other user, always fails

If I sign in to a domain-joined workstation even once under Account B, Offline Files then forever attempts to sync files for that account—even while I'm signed in under my normal day-to-day Account A ...
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Can I prevent OneDrive from syncing certain photos onto a certain computer?

I use a Windows phone which automatically uploads photos for backup onto OneDrive which is nice - I can view them on my home laptop. I also use a Windows computer at work which is linked to my ...
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Unison sync with WD NAS

I am trying to set up a (2-way) sync with a WD mycloud mirror NAS. The clients run Ubuntu, and I thought Unison would be a good way to do this. I mounted the NAS share on the client, using nfs sudo ...
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How to bring Google Chrome settings to Windows 10?

I just noticed that all my Google Chrome settings are not synced with my Google Chrome in Windows 10. No addons, no bookmarks, no passwords, ... I am using Google Chrome smoothly in my Chromebooks, ...
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How to choose Windows 10 user account sync priority during setup?

I have 2 computers both running Windows 10, one of which is brand new. When I setup the new computer, I signed in using Microsoft account, expecting the new computer to sync the settings from the old ...
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Android Chrome's synced history location on dekstop - extracting history

Since Chrome can't keep record of browsing history past 3 months time which I need, I figured I would have to find a way around it. So what I could think of is to extract history data before Chrome ...
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syncing passwords across several devices [closed]

Is it possible to sync a change to a password across several devices? When I change my password to a site such as SE my device asks me if I want the new password to be saved and automatically applied ...
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How to synchronize a specific folder on two or more computers in real time? [duplicate]

As the title states: How do I synchronize a specific folder on two or more computers in real time? (One way synchronizing would be the best option) I want to be able to place a file in a folder on ...
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Howto sync or migrate Outlook 2016 settings?

As far as OL is part of the very nice Office 365 home Package, which allows to install Outlook on many computers at home, which are bound to my MS-Account, there should be an official way to sync or ...
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Dropbox can't sync “write.lock” (access denied)

I have my Eclipse IDE workspace stored on Dropbox, this way I can access the same environment from multiple computers. Recently Dropbox is stuck syncing the write.lock file in the Eclipse workspace's ...
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Copying and Syncing Files on the Same Computer [duplicate]

I have a slightly unusual situation. I've got some files in a folder (as you do), and I'd like to make a copy of them to another locations (easy so far). However, I'd like this secondary copy to ...
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How to auto sync a folder on my external hard drive with a folder on my computer [duplicate]

I would like to know if there is a way to somehow auto sync a folder on my external hard drive with a folder on my computer. You see, previously my computer's internal Hard Drive got damaged and all ...
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add google calendar to outlook calendar using ical

google calendars can be added to outlook as internet calendars, using the ical link. question: If I want my google calendar to keep being updated in outlook, does the google calendar have to be ...
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Add event to multiple calendars

Is it possible to add an event to multiple calendars in Outlook (2016), without copying and pasting? I have certain events that are not fully supported by the Outlook.com calendar. For instance, ...
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Can not synchronize Notes.app on the mobile profile user

In my company we are using the mac os x server to setup user mobile user profiles on some Mac OS X, and the users needs that only the notes written on Notes.app to migrate to every machine the user ...
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Windows disk-folder sync utilities

Using 2 external drives for backup and archiving. The 2nd drive needs to be a mirror copy of the first. Can anyone give their recommendation for the best synchronizing tool? A quick google search ...
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rndc sync -clean example.com on a DNSSEC singed zone

I’vve got a DNSSEC singed zone with dynamic updates and automatic resigning. But if I run: rndc sync -clean example.com example.com.signed will be updated, but not the unsigned file where I add new ...
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How to Synchronize Full Content of Mail Account and Local Directory via IMAP?

Is there tool which facilitates one-way synchronization of a mail account's content (accessible via IMAP) and a local directory? For example: An email with attachment is received - then that email is ...
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Sync single accounts calendar

I have added 2 accounts in Outlook. For Ex. consider them as 'A' and 'B'. My problem is that the calendar events from the account B are automatically synchronized to calendar events in A, So every ...
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All pc audio out of sync with video

All the audio coming out of my PC seems to be out of sync with video. The delay is a fraction of a second but it is very noticeable when watching lip synced videos. I am using a MSI Z97 motherboard ...
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VirtualDub AVI Capture: Video delayed by ~ 4 seconds

I am using VirtualDub 1.10.4 to capture audio and video from video-only DirectShow device: [dshow @ 0000018baeadb920] DirectShow video device options (from video devices) [dshow @ 0000018baeadb920] ...
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Trying (and failing) to put music on iPod Touch 2G via Kubuntu Linux

After trying many different music players and tutorials, I've come here for help. I have an old iPod Touch 2G that I would like to put some music on (and jailbreak, if possible). However, the only ...
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Sync two folder (2 way sync) in one windows machine in realtime

I am searching for a solution how to keep sync two folders, in same machine. It can be something very simple. But it must always keep the last changes files, on all folders. I am thought maybe it can ...
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Dropbox is blasting internet connection

We have been using dropbox for business and i cant find this support topic on their website. Any help would be appreciated. All of our team members are connected to dropbox and hav enabled lan sync. ...
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Synchronize audio output on 2 Windows computers

I found a few questions a bit similar to this one, but none about Windows. I want to synchronize the audio output playing on one Windows 10 computer with 1 or more computers with Windows 10 installed ...
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How to add files to a non-synced OneDrive folder?

I have an archive folder on my OneDrive that's used for older files that I no longer need to access it regularly. Because of that, and the fact that it takes up significant amounts of disk space, it ...
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*seamless* synchronization between remote computers?

I have a desktop PC (windows 7) here in my office, and a laptop (windows 10). I want to synchronize files and folders between them, both for the obvious purpose of having all my most recent work ...
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Is there any open-source project to automatically adjust subtitles with movie sound?

When we get free subtitles for a movie (to study a foreign language, for instance), sometimes different countries have different editions of the same movie in different points (political, moral, ...
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Acrobat Reader DC and last open page

Lately I had been using Acrobat Reader DC to do the annotations. And I sync the pdf documents using Dropbox, so that I can read documents across machines. One of the feature of Acrobat Reader DC, it ...
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No sync between Pidgin and Hangouts notifications

I use Hangouts app on my Android device and Pidgin on my Windows PC. Until a few months ago, the notifications synchronized perfectly between the two applications. For instance, when I am actively ...
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Alternative ways to synchronise with OwnDrive

I have had an OwnDrive account for about 2 years, in which I store an important part of my work. I use the ownCloud client to automatically synchronise a folder in my home folder with my OwnDrive ...
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Using Outlook 2016 with CalDAV and CardDAV

Is it possible with to sync Outlook 2016 with CalDAV and CardDAV servers? I want to use Google Calendar and Google Contacts as well as OwnCloud. So far I'm afraid there is no "vanilla" way to sync ...
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Can the Sync Centre automatically resolve sync conflicts?

I use a small domain network at home, to ease with backups (files are stored on the server, even user accounts). Due to a faulty network switch (that is being replaced), the connection to the domain ...
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Synchronizing local DB to web-based DB mysql/php

Here's the situation: I'm writing an app for people to use laptops to perform interviews/questionnaires in rural areas without internet access. If a laptop is online, we use the remote hosted ...
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Shutting down computer during dropbox synchronization

What will happen when I shut down my computer during uploading a file via DropBox app for Windows and then start the computer again? Will it upload the whole file again or only the part that wasn't ...
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FTP Client with real time upload - Similar to FTPbox / Dropbox - Need Assistance

I have been searching the internet, downloading and installing but I have not found the right software. I am looking for an application similar to FTPbox, where I can upload files to a server via FTP. ...