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Alternative to offline files sync

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Are there any better alternatives to synchronization in Windows XP than setting up offline files ?
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If the user is always online then you don't need offline files at all.. Offline files has the advantage that it is automatic.
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Yes but XP offline files is rubbish. I was hoping for a more positive answer.
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exactly what problems are you encountering?
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ThomasMcA2 earned 375 total points
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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.
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