Solved

Duplicate files finder on servers and network

Posted on 2016-08-30
2
103 Views
Last Modified: 2016-08-31
Hello,

I went through some questions about duplicate files finders here.
Some where old and most related to personal computers.


I am looking for an application, current, not free, which would do a good job in removing duplicate files by moving duplicates to a folders tree to a different location for backup and retrieval if needed.

Before I used Dupehunter:
http://download.cnet.com/Dupehunter-Professional/3000-2248_4-10207085.html

Not sure that this application is updated anymore and maybe there is something better.

Thank you.
0
Comment
Question by:Mezczyzna
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
TechieMD earned 500 total points
ID: 41776591
From the sounds of it, something like https://github.com/guicamest/GDuplicate-FinderGDuplicate-Finder should work for you. It supports searching through network drives/shares.
1
 

Author Comment

by:Mezczyzna
ID: 41778330
Hello,

I am going with the following.

http://www.duplicatedetective.com/

Although, I will assign the points for the effort.
Thank you very much TechieMD.
0

Featured Post

SendBlaster Pro 4 - Bulk Email Sending Software

SendBlaster 4 Pro - Best Bulk Emailing Sending Software
Automatic Subscribe / Unsubscribe Processing
Great for Newsletters & Mass Mailings
Optional HTML & Text Composition
Integration with Google Features
Built in Spam Score Checking
Free Professional Templates - Feature Packed!

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Concurrent Sessions 6 54
hp laptop model 10 93
Need a mirrored QA test site 2 95
Windows 7's Backup Utility 12 63
By default, Carbonite Server Backup manages your encryption key for you using Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) 128-bit encryption. If you choose to manage your private encryption key, your backups will be encrypted using AES 256-bit encryption.
Workplace bullying has increased with the use of email and social media. Retain evidence of this with email archiving to protect your employees.
This tutorial will show how to configure a new Backup Exec 2012 server and move an existing database to that server with the use of the BEUtility. Install Backup Exec 2012 on the new server and apply all of the latest hotfixes and service packs. The…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the process of installing of Data Protection Manager on a server running Windows Server 2012 R2, including the prerequisites. Microsoft .Net 3.5 is required. To install this feature, go to Server Manager…

751 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