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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Windows 7 Synchronize folders BUT while some files are open

I need some way to synchronize 2 drives I have. I want to do this often (once a day or so) There is the main drive that I want to clone/synchronize on a backup hard disk. The problem is in that ...
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Did bittorrent sync take advantage of multiple peers

I am currently testing BT sync, and really like it. However, I cannot find much of the technical detail regarding to how it works. I wonder did anyone know that is the program take advantage of ...
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Remove synced contacts from gmail?

I have a lot of old contacts I wish to get rid of. When I sync my phone old contacts appear. How do I remove them?
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Skydrive Android App Sync

I have a library of pdfs that is about 6gigs in size. What I would like is for SkyDrive app to automatically download all my pdfs to my tablet and reflect the sync changes in the SkyDrive app. So that ...
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Unable to start the Windows Time Service

I use Windows7 Home Premium and have been trying to set up internet synchronisation for my system time, but could not do so till now. I encounter the following issues: While trying to update time ...
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Outlook 2013 32-bit crashes when syncing Gmail via IMAP

I setup Outlook 2013 32-bit to sync all mail from my Gmail account via IMAP. Then I setup gSyncit add-on to sync calendar and contacts too. The day I installed everything was working fine. Mail was ...
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directory comparsion for files with the same content but different name and directory

I always got frightened when had to delete some backups. I'm never sure if all of files in the backup still exist in oryginal folders (perhaps some of them was accidentally deleted or corupted). The ...
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repo sync “CyanogenMod/android_prebuilt” size and resume capability.?

I'm downloading CyanogenMod-10.1 source on a low speed broadband. About 4GB of source is downloaded . In that 4GB, there is a big project "CyanogenMod/android_frameworks_base" which alone took 1GB of ...
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Cut part of video with ffmpeg with both sync and quality?

How to cut part of video with ffmpeg without any problems? The following command ffmpeg -i <infile> -ss <starttime> -to <endtime> -vcodec copy -acodec copy <outfile> will ...
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How to view Dolphin Browser Mini bookmarks from Google Chrome?

On my mobile phone (Android 2.3), I use Doplhin Browser Mini, and have collected (and am constantly updating) a huge collection of bookmarks. On my desktop computers, I use Google Chrome, and have ...
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How to replicate changes to a folder to its mirror/image?

Say I have a folder with multiple files and subfolders and several backups of this folder. Now I am planning to make many changes to the way this folder is organized: changing file locations, naming ...
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Enable Users to Edit records on either one of two Application Server

We are in the process of developing an application that should be accessed from two locations: the internal offices (for LAN users), and from internet (for web users). We were hosted our application ...
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Sync skype unread count

This drives me up the wall. I use skype a lot (both text and audio/video) and I have about 4 devices I use it on a lot. Every day I need to clear the unread count down so I see new messages. So for ...
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iOS 7 sync with iTunes 10.7

I was wondering if I can sync my iPhone 4S (with a not already WiFi-installed iOS 7) with iTunes 10.7 without upgrading it to the 11.x version… If not in a standard way, perhaps it could be in a sort ...
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Synchronize file from Linux to Windows using rsync

I want to sync files from linux to windows using rsync. I use cwrsync as rsync server on windows and i want to execute rsync from linux automatically using cron every night. Anyone know good tutorial ...
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Sync Google Cal to Apple iCal (updated)

I need to sync a calendar to iCal for a few 100 machines. ISSUE: I exported a Google calendar link but that does not seem to pull the changed dates/events/ect... from Google Calendar. After some ...
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rsync with diff between unrelated files

I need a Linux program similar to an rsync -a foodir targethost:foodir2 copy, but for each file in foodir it should find similar files in foodir2, and transfer only the difference. rsync can't do ...
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Does Dropbox on iOS use LAN sync to get files shared from another Dropbox account (on the same LAN)?

Does Dropbox on iOS use LAN sync between two different accounts? I'm 99% certain that if the iPad and the computer are using the same Dropbox account that the LAN is used. I am much less certain ...
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How can I sync 'tablet' Internet Explorer with the desktop version?

I recently upgraded to Windows 8 and found the 'tablet' version (ie the version of internet explorer accessed from the Start screen) to be preferable to the desktop version (it is built for a touch ...
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Mac Calendar events greyed our after Google calendar sync

I use Mac Mail as my email client and Mac Calendar. The calendar is synced to my Google calendar. My work email is received via an imap connection to an old Exchange server. When I receive an invite I ...
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Setting up outlook.com active sync to mac mail / mac mail ios / thunderbird

Im planning on moving our emails to a quicker platform, (at the moment they are running on Horde which is taking about 5-10 minutes to deliver an email). I was looking at running them on outlook.com ...
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can the shared folders of dropbox be seen or synchronized to other's local pc?

choosing to use DROPBOX is mainly coz it can share files to different applications. My question is, is it possible that if i share a folder to my friend, then he can check the folder on his local ...
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Best way to keep 'user home' in-sync between two laptops running ubuntu 12.04

/home/$USER needs to stay in-sync on both my laptops. NFS is one option combined with cachefilesd but if anyone achieving this using a different(optimal) setup can share thoughts.
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Getting clock / time info from a Win 7 PC to an Arduino

Assume I connect a microcontroller board (like an Arduino) to a Win 7 PC via USB. Is there anything in the USB communication protocol that contains host clock data? In other words, can I sync the ...
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Google Drive Sync Filesystem Permissions on OS X

When Google Drive syncs files from the server, it uses 600 rw------- for the permissions. This is a problem when you try to run a local web server – you get Permission denied errors and 403 Forbidden. ...
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How to handle file name change in a 1 way sync?

In windows environment, renaming a file doesn't change its date modified. How do I check if a renamed file is actually the same as another file? A case like the following: Initially, folder1 ...
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Shorten synchronization time for Skydrive

I use Skydrive desktop app to backup some files on my computer. Each time when I reconfigure and relink Skydrive to the folder to be synchronized, it will take nearly five hours to check whether there ...
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How to sync iOS Safari's reading list with Chrome in Windows?

I have Chrome on my Windows PC and an iPad with Safari reading list. How do I sync them? I am aware of the "Read Later" feature. However that is not an option for me.
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Is it possible to prevent the Microsoft Sync Centre from reporting errors in the Taskbar? (Windows 7)

Our Windows 7 desktops have their desktops redirected to our (SBS 2003) server. This works well, and we use the Microsoft Sync Centre to ensure that users' files are available even if there is a ...
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All folders in Outlook 2007 are syncing except inbox

As the title says I am unable to sync my inbox. I have made sure that the Cached Exchange mode is checked and I made sure that "send immediatly when connected" was checked for an auto sync, but the ...
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If I delete the copies stored in my pc will it be removed in my iPhone to?

So I have mp3 file stored in my pc, I've added it to iTunes Library already because I plan to sync/transfer it in my iPhone. My only question is if I delete the copies stored in my pc after I've ...
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How to remove a folder from SpiderOaks Hive?

How do I remove a folder from SpiderOaks Hive? Is it as simple as drag/dropping the folder out of Hive folder? Does it have to be in an specific device, like the one which originally put that folder ...
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Program to synchronize sound/video across devices?

Are there any programs capable of synchronizing media by using sound input? For example, if the other person in my room is playing a movie and I have the same movie file, the program would find the ...
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Want to compare a Flat File Sync Folder to original Sub-Foldered Folder

This may be a bit of an edge case, hence why I'm having so much trouble. I have a scenario (not worth explaining) where I need a folder's contents sync-ed to another folder but as flat files (so it ...
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Downloading large files from SugarSync

When I download a small file in SS everything's is OK. With a large file (700 MB), nothing happens, when clicking on the file name, and I land on a blank webpage, clicking on the cloud-like icon. ...
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automatically copy from mac desktop to USB

I make a lots of files to my destop.. is there any way to auto copy to usb by just plugging it in? do i need a script? i tried usb dumper and couple other programs and now asking here please any ...
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How to make Dropbox camera upload appear immediately on PC?

I use my android phone with dropbox and the camera upload function. But after it uploads images to cloud. The PC client doesn't do anything to download the image even after "pause syncing" and "resume ...
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Synchronize agenda/contacts/tasks from Outlook 2013 (64 bit) to Windows Mobile 6.5?

The subject says it all: how can I synchronize my agenda/contacts/tasks from Outlook 2013 (64 bit) to a Windows Mobile 6.5 device (HTC Touch2 in my case). First thing I tried is Windows Mobile ...
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Synching Outlook.com with Hotmail.com

I have both a Hotmail.com account and an Outlook.com account. Is it possible to sync contacts (People) of the two? I see an import feature (from Gmail etc.) but not from Hotmail.
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How can I synchronize two audio files?

I've got many audio files of the same scene, but recorded with different devices. I would like to automaticaly synchronize the sources. I searched the web for a solution an I understood that I should ...
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Multi-Server file sync

I have a problem and that's why i am asking you experts ;-) I have a company at 5 locations (lets say Hamburg, Munich, London and Berlin, L1 to L4 in the appended picture. All locations have exactly ...
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Can I sync many google accounts into one Stack exchange account?

I'm now using several mail accounts for quite different purposes. I'm trying to sync 2 of my google accounts into 1 Stack overflow account. I registered with the first one (first@email.com) and then ...
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Google Calendar Sync Keeps Telling Me My Username and Password Don't Match

I have my Outlook Calendar synched with my Google Calendar. Ever since I changed my Google password, I get a message that my google username and password don't match, and that I need to use the full ...
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How can I prevent Outlook 2010 from stripping my contact telephone numbers of their correct formatting?

I can see that there are similar questions about this for various versions of Outlook, but the answers don't quite make sense to me. Using the Windows dialing rules control panel seems to be quite ...
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Symbolic linkage or in-sync folder replication on Windows?

I have an application—actually a web-framework+web-server—which requires its folders—including the application I'm hosting—to be in a child directory; e.g., in: \htdocs. The application/project I'm ...
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Outlook in the office - restricted access - how to sync calendar with something at home?

our department has very restricted access to the internet. OWA is no longer available. In the office there are no private software installations allowed, additional software is restricted, too, e.g. ...
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Outlook as register tool

Is it possible to open a shared calendar in outlook, which synchronises (one way) with one personal calendar? This way, a group can place appointments in the shared calendar, which appear in the ...
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Bluetooth filesystem sync?

Does such software exist? What I'd like to do is keep a set of files updated between two machines using bluetooth so that I may edit them on both computers, and changes get automatically ...
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Secure sync of TrueCrypt containers on Windows XP

Need to sync arbitrary files within two TrueCrypt containers; one container is a backup, the other the one actively used by me, both are local during the transaction. Current concern security wise ...
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Folder synchronization software for great volumes and with a tracking database

I'm looking for a synchronization software for my iMac-MacBook configuration. Other systems would be a plus. I'd like to synchronize everything, which is many Gb, also for a backup purpose. I know ...