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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Sync files from a RDP “local drive”

I have users who remotely log into a terminal server over the Internet. They need the ability to synchronize their local drive (mapped through RDP settings) with their "user" drive on the terminal ...
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Syncing Google Chrome tabs on the fly

I am wondering if there is a way to sync tabs in Google Chrome in a way that once you open or close a tab on one browser, it opens or closes on all of your other machines. The current sync options is ...
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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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Sync IE favorites on Vista

How do I sync IE favorites (and preferably RSS feeds) between two computers running Windows 7 and Vista? I’d like to avoid companies with questionable privacy policies (like Google). The computers ...
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Copy favourites on Chrome between my laptop and PC?

How do I copy all my favourites (Chrome) from my laptop to my other PC ?
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How to prevent dropbox from downloading all files?

I formatted my computer. Before formatting, I copied dropbox folder to an external drive. After formatting, I installed dropbox, linked to my account, stopped sync and pasted all the content ...
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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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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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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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firefox sync's bookmarks then ignores homepage setting

I have no idea what could have caused it, only thing I have recently installed is filezilla via source forge, however I dont believe the source forge installer can cause this, however for some ...
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Outlook - Sychronise contacts from exchange

At work the exchange server has details of all employees in the system. Then there is the Contacts folder in Outlook. I can populate this with all staff, but, I want to synchronise it against all ...
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How to seek only video with external audio in mplayer?

I have a separate video and audio file. The audio basically would cover only a part of the video. They differ greatly in length with the video being much longer. (My video is several hours long while ...
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Syncronize Lotus Notes Calendar to Google Calendar on an Apple Mac (OSX)

My company using Lotus Notes for calendar end mail just implemented the policy to use MacBooks for work. This is great in general, the only thing I am missing is a tool to sync my Lotus Notes (LN) ...
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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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How to Sync windows application between laptop and desktop

How to Sync windows application between laptop and desktop > I have same configuration ( hardware and OS- e.g. windows 7 64 bit) on my desktop and laptop. I want to know if there any sync tool which ...
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Is there a way to sync Windows Sticky Notes with Google Keep?

Was wondering if there was a way for everything that I put on a Sticky Note on Windows, it would automatically make the same note in my Google Keep account.
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How does Dropbox determine when to overwrite the local file vs overwrite the cloud file?

When Dropbox encounters a file on one's computer that is different than the cloud version of that file that it knows about, how does it decide whether it should sync them by overwriting the local file ...
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OneDrive show old files version online

I have folder OneDrive on my Windows 8.1 computer. It's synchronized with OneDrive online. I replaced some files in the folder, so I see new versions of these files in Windows Explorer, but if I open ...
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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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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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How to automatically upload changed files over FTP

I have an IDE PyCharm for editing a Django application I am working on now. It has no FTP access and I work with a local copy of my application. Then I have to upload changed files to my production ...
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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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How to point Dropbox app to the existing Dropbox location?

I have reinstalled Dropbox. Now it wants to start downloading all my files in my userprofile/dropbox. But there's already a completely downloaded Dropbox folder in E:/Dropbox/. I've been trying to ...
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Stop Windows Media Player showing synchronization dialogue when USB device plugged

Every time I plug a USB stick into my PC, I get this synchronization dialogue in WMP. It's really annoying, and it also stops my Play/Pause shortcut keys working. This is really starting to annoy me. ...
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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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Google calendar sync with Outlook

I have migrated my emails and calendar to Google Apps, but I don't get the categories in my calendar back on Outlook if I sync from Google.
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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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How to sync OS X desktop to Dropbox?

How can I sync all my Desktop files to Dropbox, so that my desktop still feels, looks and works like a normal Desktop?
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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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How to Sync Thunderbird Contacts with Gmail Contacts

I have thunderbird 3.0 with the Zindus plugin. However it seems that Zindus syncs one way. For example I type a new email address into thunderbird and then go to my gmail account and it has no record ...
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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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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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Syncing environment across multiple computers (vocabulary)

I am trying to figure out some ways to, if not solve, make it easier for one user to manage 2 or more computers, and I don't find anything useful. This may be because I am not searching for the right ...
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How to reset SkyDrive/OneDrive sync?

Is there a way to empty SkyDrive/OneDrive without deleting the files in the cloud. I'm running Windows 8.1 and would like to revert all of the files to "online-only" mode except that the function ...
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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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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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Sync Two MySQL Databases

What is a good way to sync two MySQL databases? I would like to sync the data in my production website's database to my local development database. Right now, I am just using the PHPMyAdmin ...
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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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How do I keep files synchronized with Amazon Cloud Drive?

I want to begin using Amazon Cloud Drive unlimited, but there is no synchronization available. Using Cloud Drive Desktop there is only an upload. I do not want to keep uploading 1500 gigabytes ...
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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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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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How to (one way) sync calendars between 'work' email account (exchange) and outlook.com\hotmail.com

I have my work email account were I put most all my meets\appointments (including personal). What I would like to do is to do a regular one way sync'ing from work to my a personal email account (...
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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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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 ...