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How can I keep folders in sync between two Windows 7 PCs? [duplicate]

After much searching, I cannot find a similar question on SuperUser that is not massively outdated. I currently use Windows Live Mesh to sync all of my folders in C:/Users/Nick (or the equivalent) ...
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Windows 8 folder to folder sync software

I'm looking for direct folder to folder synchronization in Windows 8. I was previously using Live Mesh to accomplish this, but now it looks like that is no longer an option. Note that I'm talking ...
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How can I see the files that need to be synced with Windows Live Mesh

I an using Windows Live Mesh to syncronise files across two computers, I can see the number of files that still needs to be delivered but I cannot see which files are still in the queue. Is there ...
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How can I use system keys in a Microsoft Live Mesh remote desktop session

I'm using the remote desktop feature from the Windows Live Essentials to connect to my computer at home and noticed some differences. When I do some while at work shortcut like Alt+tab would change ...
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Windows Live Mesh has been using full CPU for 4 days and has sawtooth memory usage

My Windows Live Mesh install has been using a full CPU core non-stop (including overnight) for more than 4 days now. I've rebooted the PC a couple of times during this time period, but the MOE.exe ...
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How to uninstall Windows Live Mesh?

I'm on Windows 7, and can't seem to find Live Mesh in neither "Programs and Features", nor "Turn Windows features on or off".
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Live Mesh starts exactly once on fresh Win7 Ultimate installation

I did a fresh install of Windows 7 Ulimate 64-bit on a formatted drive on a refurbed Lenovo PC, applied all 102 (!) windows updates, windows seems to be working fine. No quirks installing, no apps, ...
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Windows Live Mesh - Selectively not sync a specific subdirectory

I'd like to sync the my iTunes directory on my Mac (osx lion) over to my PC (windows server 2008); however, I'd like to prevent it from syncing the podcast directory as this is not important to me for ...
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Can I have OneNote synchronized via Mesh and SkyDrive at the same time?

Generally, for all my files I use Live Mesh syncing and am happy with it. One of my synced folders is also "OneNote Notebooks" and it works fine. However, as I'd like to access my OneNote notebooks ...
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How to view my Windows Live Mesh files on the iPhone? [closed]

I use Windows Live Mesh to sync folders. I've also synced the folders to SkyDrive synced storage. I'd like to access the files from my iPhone. So I downloaded the SkyDrive app from Microsoft, but ...
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How to set up Windows Live Mesh/Sync folder to sync with family/friends?

This forum thread suggests that it's possible to sync between friends/family, but I can't find any way to actually configure this. I've added the other person as a "friend" on the Live website, but ...
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Graphical Issues After Using Windows Live Mesh Remote Desktop

I was using Windows Live Mesh's Remote Desktop feature to use my PC from my laptop. After disconnecting and returning to my PC's monitor when I turned it on my graphics were all messed up. Here's ...
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How to remove a folder with a broken name?

I use Windows Live Mesh to keep my files backed up across many computers, but I have one folder (that I think came from a rar file), called px 2 (with what appears to be a space at the end). This file ...
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Remove dead computer from Live Mesh

I have Windows Live Mesh set up on a few machines I use frequently. I previously had it set up on a work machine at a company I'm no longer at--but didn't think to uninstall it from that computer ...
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Live mesh: Remote desktop advanced configuration

Is there a way to configure Live Mesh Remote Desktop, I do not like this pops up with information that you can log out user if you press ctrl+alt+del (BTW. why I can see it if I'm logged in remotely) ...
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How does Windows Live Mesh sync files between computers?

Computer A and Computer B are both syncing a given folder. You add a 2GB file to the folder on Computer A, naturally it gets pushed over the wire to Computer B, albeit slowly. If you then make ...
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Windows Live Mesh: “It is already being synced, contains folders that are already being synced, or is in a folder that is already being synced.”

On my Windows 7 x64 laptop, I'm trying to sync My Documents using Mesh (version 15.4.3502.922) but I keep getting this error: This folder can't be synced. It is already being synced, contains ...
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How to remove a synced device in Windows Live Mesh

My computer broke a while ago and I got a new one. I've been using Windows Live Mesh to sync files on the old one. Now that I have a new computer it just added a new device to my list of devices in ...
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Mesh Remote Desktop crashes 64 bit Windows 7 VM (8 GB)

I have a Windows 7 VirtualBox VM (64 bit, 8 GB) on a Snow Leopard host (64 bit, 24 GB). It works fine until I connect via Microsoft Mesh. When I connect via Mesh remote desktop, the VM crashes about ...
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Live Mesh beta on Windows 7 - Did anybody get it working?

I have Live Mesh beta installed on 64 bit Windows 7 but cannot connect to the computer remotely. The "Manage devices" page gives this information: This device is synchronizing but cannot be remotely ...
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Windows Live Mesh Connectivity Issue

I have Windows Live Mesh installed on a 64 bit Windows Server 2008 system. Whenever I attempt to sign in to it I get an error message saying, "There might be a problem with your internet connection." ...
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Why would I use Windows Live Mesh to remote into a computer instead of regular RDC?

The question says it all. I don't really understand what benefit there is to Mesh over RDC. Their feature set seems to be very similar, so I'm not quite sure why MS would produce two sets of ...
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Exclude child folders from Live Mesh

Easy as the title says it... I want to sync up some folders and exclude child's of that or file extensions... Has anybody figured that out yet? Edit: I'm talking about Windows Live Mesh 2011
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Run Live Mesh 2010 on older Windows XP machine?

I want to get Live Mesh 2010 working on my Windows XP machine. https://www.mesh.com/welcome/default.aspx Are there any tricks that would allow me to fool the app into thinking my XP machine is ...
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Change Live Mesh destination folder

I just migrated from Live Sync to the superseding Live Mesh (the Live Essentials 2011 version). In Live Sync I could choose the destination folder when adding a folder to sync to another computer, but ...
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Mesh-like service for SSH?

Has anyone heard of a service like Microsoft Mesh except for SSH rather than Remote Desktop? Normal SSH doesn't work via Web proxy, Mesh does. But I find Remote Desktop too slow and would prefer SSH ...
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Offsite Backup with Live Sync

I am looking for an offsite backup option for my PC and need to backup 400-500 gb of data. Most of this data is fairly static so the differential data amounts should be more limited. Services like ...
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How do you get more space on Live Mesh/Live Sync? [closed]

I'm looking into corporate data backs for my company's dealers. Each dealership will have data back up demands ranging from 100mb to 20gb. We are an entirely Microsoft solution so when I was asked to ...
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Any way of changing Windows 7 screen resolution via command line?

I am using Microsoft's Live Mesh program to remotely access a PC running Windows 7, running on 2 screens: one with 1920x1080 and the other 1920x1200 resolution. I am accessing them via an old laptop ...
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Live Mesh deleted my folder! Is there anyway to recover it?

I'm using Live Mesh to sync files. I have two machines, one has my work and the second was offline. When I booted the second Live Mesh deleted all the content of a folder from my live desktop. I ...
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Does LiveMesh support update of only the deltas of big files?

How exactly is the update policy of LiveMesh? If i have file, bigger than lets say 500MB, will LiveMesh be able to do only a delta-update of the changes (like DropBox does!) or will it upload the ...
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Live Mesh taskbar icon missing on Windows 7

I just set up a new Windows 7 machine, went to the mesh.com to install the Live Mesh shoftware, and was able to use the website to view my desktop at home. But on my home machine (running Windows ...
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MsMpEng.exe (Windows Defender?) uses a lot of CPU at startup and runs two instances on a single core machine

I'm using Windows XP Professional SP2 on a single core AMD64 processor, and I've got two instances of MsMpEng.exe starting up when I start up and log in. They use 64MB and 32MB of ram and 140MB and ...
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Live Mesh: cannot sync peer-to-peer. Why?

I am using Live Mesh on several computers: one Vista machine, one Windows 7 and another XP. It will sync perfectly between them if I sync to the Live Desktop. However, if I try and do peer-to-peer ...
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Foldershare vs Live Mesh

Foldershare (now called Live Sync) and Live Mesh. These two Microsoft products seem to do the same thing. What are the differences between them? Which one do you use and why? Does anybody know if ...
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How do I solve Live Mesh instllation error “80072F78. The server returned an invalid or unrecognized response ”?

When I try and install Live Mesh, I get the following error ... "Live Mesh Service is unavailable. Please retry your installation later 80072F78. The server returned an invalid or ...
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Install Live Mesh on Windows 2003 Server x64

Is it possible to install Live Mesh on Windows 2003 x64? I just tried with the 64-bit Vista setup file and get "The installation package is not supported by this product type". If I try the 32-bit ...