SyncFolders is a useful free tool for backup and synchronization purposes. Easily copy new and updated files and folders in either or both directions.
The folders may be on different disk drives, network, or storage devices attached to the USB port, including external hard disk drives, flash drives, and any other type of USB storage device. The program allows you to easily copy new and updated files and folders in either or both directions.
SyncFolders runs on all Windows versions from Windows XP and higher, and you are free to use SyncFolders for any purpose. SyncFolders has a clean installer and does not contain any spyware, and will not install unwanted programs.
Supports two-way synchronization of files and folders
Can easily be used as a backup tool
Shows a preview before the actual synchronization takes place. You can override actions if desired
Detects conflicts or file collisions when a file has changed in both locations since the last sync operation. Therefore, SyncFolders tracks file modifications and deletions in a local database
Propagates deletions and detects file renames
Default actions can be defined in case of synchronization conflicts
Integrates with Windows' Task Scheduler to support scheduled synchronizations
Supports file and folder filters
Can handle long file names and files of any size
Supports multiple synchronization rules in a single rules file
Deleted or overwritten files can be moved to the recycle bin or to a timestamped history folder
History files can be deleted after a user-defined period
Unlimited number of files
Can ignore one-hour timestamp differences caused by DST switch for synchronization to FAT file systems