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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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. ...
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Sync Windows sticky notes to Gmail

I have an iPad, with notes set to "Gmail", so, when I go on Gmail.com, they are all there. I want the "Sticky Notes" from my Windows 10 Computer to sync the same way. How can I do that?
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Reset synced Microsoft Account settings

So I've been having some problems with my Windows 10 PCs. My Microsoft account is a child account (don't even ask why), and occasionally, Family Safety will just shut off. Well, not completely shut ...
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Windows 10 start menu and ms live account sync revert

I made a huge mistake, and logged in on my windows 10 pc with my ms live account. That immediately started syncing some setting from my win 8 tablet. Now, start menu on windows 10 machine is a huge ...
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Deleting empty folders from Deleted items in Outlook 2013

Whenever I try to delete the empty folders that I had moved to my deleted items in Outlook 2013, I get a dialog box with a sync and permission error as below: Error while trying to delete the empty ...
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Restrict rsync operations to a subset of files

I have 2 directories that timestamped files are written to. At the end of the day, I would like to synchronize the directories so that they look exactly the same. I have something like this: dir1/ &...
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Add event to Google Calendar using GNOME Calendar

I have installed GNOME Calendar, but even though it loads my events from Google Calendar (added through Online Accounts), I can't make a new event and save to Google Calendar. It just saves to the ...
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Time Sync Best Practice

kindly i need some advice for what is the best practice for time synchronization i have configured my Domain controller that hold the PDC emulator role to sync with external NTP server , and the ...
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Box Sync Icon Overlay File Keeps Growing

I was trying to sync a bunch of large files using Box Sync in Windows, when I noticed my hard drive started filling up randomly (on a different drive than the files are stored, but the same drive box ...
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OneDrive for Business giving 'Credentials Needed' error on every file

Since changing my password, OneDrive for Business (Office 2013) will no longer sync any files. It is showing sync errors against every file saying ‘Credentials Needed’ when I click any of these sync ...
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Time Synchronisation on Guest Domain Controller

We have a Domain Controller hosted within Hyper-V on a Server 2008 OS. Recently, we noticed that the time on our local machines was out by a few minutes at this site. After some investigation, I ...
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Powerpoint 2013

I want to animate a bike going across the screen, but I also want the spokes to spin. I have treated it as three separate pieces of art: bike + 2 wheels - but I can't get the wheels to travel across ...
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File sync service supporting symbolic links

I wonder if any of the mainstream sync services (e.g. Dropbox and the likes) is able to sync relative symbolic links among the synced folders correctly. And by supporting I mean uploading and ...
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Keep in sync a bounch of remote Virtual Machines/Appliances

Small Intro I'm preparing a virtual machine (a sort of virtual appliance) for a small target of users, 8-10 of my friends. This vm will run on their pc and simulate a machine connected on their ...
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How to copy/sync pictures with certain xmp tags only

I want to copy jpg pictures to a matching folder structure (one way syncing) only when they include a certain XMP tag. For example: I have ALL my pictures in a folder structure on drive A. Within the ...
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Local copy of network share for performance reasons?

At the company I work for we have a few graphic designers, and one of them works in a different country. Their internet connection speed is very poor, which has a large negative effect considering ...
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OneNote crashes on sync completion

Having some trouble on a Surface Pro 3 with OneNote 2013. The program seems to crash immediately upon syncing to Onedrive. The sync is successful, but the program crashes and restarts immediately ...
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How do I list unsynced files on a removable media?

How do I list all unsynced/unwritten files on a usb-stick/sd-card or other removable-media? Can I be certain all files are synced after I run sync?
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Windows 10 Mail app does not sync messages automatically

I've upgraded my HP Envy Ultrabook with preinstalled Windows 8 to Windows 10 about a month ago. All works enough smoothly - except the intrinsic Windows Mail & Calendar apps. They don't sync their ...
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Hard Links in Windows - risk of file-loss?

I am now creating hard links to remove duplicate space usage in backup data. This is within single NTFS partitions. I am afraid of data-loss - losing a file completely if one link reference is broken,...
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Windows Phone app stopped showing what's on my phone

When I first installed the Windows Phone app, it showed the contents of my phone when I plugged the phone into a USB port. Recently that stopped working. The app starts okay, and it definitely reacts ...