Solved

Alternative to offline files sync

Posted on 2013-07-01
4
495 Views
Last Modified: 2013-07-08
Are there any better alternatives to synchronization in Windows XP than setting up offline files ?
0
Comment
Question by:discoveranother
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 80

Expert Comment

by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
ID: 39290923
If the user is always online then you don't need offline files at all.. Offline files has the advantage that it is automatic.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:discoveranother
ID: 39291500
Yes but XP offline files is rubbish. I was hoping for a more positive answer.
0
 
LVL 80

Expert Comment

by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
ID: 39291538
exactly what problems are you encountering?
0
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
ThomasMcA2 earned 375 total points
ID: 39297798
There are several tools that can sync files or entire folder trees. SyncToy from M$ and SyncBackSE from 2BrightSparks are popular. Alternativeto.net lists more here.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Path Explorer

An intuitive utility to help find the CSS path to UI elements on a webpage. These paths are used frequently in a variety of front-end development and QA automation tasks.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Step by step guide to Clean and Sort your windows registry! Introduction: Always remember: A Clean registry = Better performance = Save your invaluable time In this article we're going to clear our registry manually! Yes, manually! The e…
Issue: Unstable cursor in Windows XP and Windows runs extremely slow in that any click will bring up the Hour glass (sometimes for several seconds before giving you what you want) . Troubleshooting Process and the FINAL FIX: This issue see…
Microsoft Active Directory, the widely used IT infrastructure, is known for its high risk of credential theft. The best way to test your Active Directory’s vulnerabilities to pass-the-ticket, pass-the-hash, privilege escalation, and malware attacks …
Two types of users will appreciate AOMEI Backupper Pro: 1 - Those with PCIe drives (and haven't found cloning software that works on them). 2 - Those who want a fast clone of their boot drive (no re-boots needed) and it can clone your drive wh…

809 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question