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How do I synch with a second computer?  I have all my work related stuff on the work laptop.  I want to hot synch with my electronic golf scorecard at home but have not been sucessful.

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For games it is easier to just copy your "saves" file from on drive to the other.  There should be a folder for "saves" under the games folder which is normally in the "programs" folder on your system.  I have several games I am playing and so I can play where I lefty off on each system, I copy and paste the folder from the system I play on last to all of my systems which have the game on them.
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by:newwavepro
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depends on the type of solution you are looking for?

do you have a network or a simple parallel connection between the PC and the laptop?

To use this program you will have to set up a network drive between the two but it does what you are asking for if you already have a network set up

I use one simple ($30USD) program called SecondCopy. it does the synch for you with easy windows interface.

you can research it for yourself at
http://www.centered.com/products.html

go through the tour to get an idea of how it works

http://www.centered.com/secondcopy/tour/index.html

for the 30-day trail
http://www.centered.com/download.html

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by:theo kouwenhoven
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Look for the program FolderMatch, this program let you singronize files, folders or even complete disks.

Look at http://download.cnet.com/ 
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by:eastert
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Thanks - this turned out to be the simplest solution.
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Thanks, glad to have tried.
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