The process of keeping multiple copies of a dataset, that may or may no reside in different locations, in coherence with one another.

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Can you speed up dropbox by replacing large collections of files with disk images?

I (and lots of people where I work) use dropbox and keep our work source directories in dropbox. These directories contain close to 20k small files, and we'll typically have many of them hanging ...
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Cloud filesharing service with LAN sync? (besides DropBox)

What other filesharing services are out there, that also sync over the LAN (to circumvent narrow upstream bandwidth)?
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Online Service That Duplicates another Data from another Online Backup? [closed]

Having all information backed up in one place in the cloud is risky since should anything happen with that place, your data will be gone. I use only Dropbox and i am risking it. I could also use Box ...
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How to push Yahoo Small Business email to Gmail

How can I setup a push synchronization between my Yahoo Small Business account and my Gmail account? I would like Gmail to update my Yahoo inbox in real-time. I have the accounts set up, but Gmail is ...
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Sync task updates in a Google Site with Calendar

Is it possible, after modifying a task (mainly the date) in the tasks list in a Google Site, for the information to sync and update with a Google Calendar? I have a task tracker in a Google Site and ...
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Duplicates in Google calendar

I had synched my Google Calendar to three separate Exchange accounts using Google Calendar Sync, and now I have three entries for each holiday (because they were added by default). How do I merge ...
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How to auto-forward iphone notes from gmail

I'm having trouble forwarding auto-synced iPhone notes in gmail. When you setup note-sync on your iphone, it automatically adds all notes created on your iphone to gmail, and labels them "notes". How ...
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Remove past events from Google Calendar

I sync my Google calendar with Outlook. I have recurring daily entires in my Outlook calendar which I would like to remove from Google calendar (and Outlook if necessary) when they are in the past. ...
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How to get LastPass Binary Chrome Extension to work across synced machines

Setup: I use Chrome Sync regularly across two machines I use LastPass as my password manager (it's already paid for this year so no alternatives suggestions, please) The binary version allows you to ...
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Portable Dropbox (FileSync)?

Is there a portable version of Dropbox that I can load on to a USB Key? I need to sync my files between my home desktop, dormitory laptop and on occasion a computer in my university lab. I need it ...
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What are Google Apps Accounts?

I want to purchase this backup plan for $3/m but when I go ahead for signup it says: This application requires a Google Apps account. What does that mean? I'm a regular gmail user and I want ...
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outlook.com can't delete Gmail contact with synchro link deleted

I synced Gmail in outlook.com to use Gtalk one week ago. My contacts are being synchronized with Gmails, I wanted to remove the synchronization link between my two accounts to clean my contacts on ...
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Backup Google Drive to Dropbox

I want to... automatically perform a one way sync from Google Drive to Dropbox convert the files to a format supported by LibreOffice or HTML during the synchronization. But any non proprietary and ...
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How do I sync my RunKeeper workout schedule with Google Calender?

I have a RunKeeper account with an Elite subscription. I joined a training plan and can see the workout schedule on the website. I would like to sync this schedule with my Google calendar. I tried ...
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Bi-Directional Sync between Google Music and Banshee

Is there any way to sync Google Music, preferably including playlists, with Banshee on Ubtuntu 11.10? The Google Music agent appears to download purchased and free music, but it seems to only be a ...
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Is there an app like Bento for Mac OS X and iPhone but on the web? [closed]

Bento is a great mac app because it's a database for people who don't know what databases are and it integrates with the user's contacts, photos, emails etc. However it only manually syncs with the ...
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Sync Google Drive when not logged in

I have installed Google Drive on a server. When I login to the server, Google Drive starts automatically and synchrnoizes files, pulling changes down from the cloud. All good so far. However, I would ...
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Synchronize my favorite sites with my Google account

How do I to synchronize my favorites URLs, (all that I marked with the star) with my Google account? I want to be able to to save my favorite sites in my Google account and not to lose the content ...
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Why does Dropbox upload in bursts?

When Dropbox uploads files, it does not sustain a constant speed. The upload happens in bursts, stopping for a few seconds every few seconds. Other apps, such as CloudApp or Google Drive, or even ...
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How to view or sync an iDoneThis calendar in Google Calendar

iDoneThis is a great web app to keep track of your daily tasks. I was wondering if there is a way to view your iDoneThis calendar in Google Calendar?
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Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) settings for Outlook 2013 with Microsoft CUSTOM Live Domains / Outlook.com account [closed]

If anyone can make this work, or find the person at Microsoft responsible for randomly setting EAS server names for Outlook.com accounts and Microsoft live custom domains (see ...
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How can I make evernote web clipper sync to my desktop app faster or instantly?

I use the Evernote web clipper in Chrome quite a bit, and sometimes I want to immediately open the item in the Evernote desktop app on my Mac. However, the fastest sync setting is "every 5 minutes". ...
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How to sync between cloud storage without downloading and uploading again?

I use SkyDrive as my main cloud storage, but my teammates mostly using Dropbox. I'd like to know how to sync my files on Dropbox account with my SkyDrive without downloading them first and uploading ...
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How can I set which Google calendars are being synced to my iPhone?

I've set up my iPhone (with iOS 5.1.1) to synchronize contacts and calendars from Google via Google Mail. However, I only see the Default calendar on my iPhone, whereas all my other private calendars ...
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Google Apps: Tag contact as “My Contacts”, sync?

Using Google Apps. I have Mac Address Book, iOS Contacts set to synchronize with the account. If I create contacts manually via web interface, they synchronize beautifully with all devices. But ...
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How do I upload Windows contacts to Windows Live Contacts?

I've just purchased a windows phone, however, all of my contacts are in the windows contacts store on my PC from when I had the iPhone (itunes would sync to that locally). I would like to upload all ...
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Shared calendars: Gmail, Outlook, Palm pre

After googling for a few hours now, I thought of asking for help here. I'd like to achieve the following setup with some friends: One shared calendar that everyone in the group can modify and ...
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How can I sync Yahoo contacts with Outlook 2007?

How can I sync Yahoo contacts with Outlook 2007? I pay for Yahoo's premium service is that matters. Yahoo's Autosync and Intellisync no longer work. If I must, I would be willing to involve a ...
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How can I keep the My Pictures folder synchronised with SmugMug?

How can I keep the My Pictures folder synchronised with my SmugMug account? Ideally, I would like new folders added to My Pictures to be automatically added, and edits automatically uploaded. ...
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Remove Chromium Sync Data from Google account

I want to sign in to a new installation of Chromium with a Google account, but I don't want any previously synced data to be downloaded to the browser. How can I delete this data from my Google ...
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Migrating gmail contact pictures to second gmail account

I've recently decided to migrate from one gmail account to another. I've imported the contacts, but gmail seems to strip them of their contact picture. It looks like something called Soocial used to ...
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Gmail + Google Apps Sync + Outlook send mail as

Win7-64 / Outlook 2010 / GAS 3.5.370.990 We use Google Apps for Business. Our company main domain @abc with other domains (e.g. @xyz) associated. Our primary email setting is with the @abc domain. I ...
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Can I sync my Evernote bookmarks into a major browser's bookmarks bar?

Call me crazy, but I think the bookmark bar provides a good purpose. It's right there, and that's invaluable to UX — no second layer required. But vanishingly few services care to integrate, it ...
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Don't sync local copy to Dropbox

Dropbox has a nice feature "Selective Sync" that allows you to choose which of your folders on Dropbox's servers should be synced with you local computer. I would like to do the opposite. I have ...
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Share editing on documents and folders on Onedrive

With Dropbox when I add a new document (.txt, .docx etc) to that folder, those documents will be synced to other participants in that shared folder. Whenever that other participant changes that ...
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Forcing Google document update

I have shared a doc and its public presentation is not quite the same what I see in the editor. Some equations fail in the public viewer and I need to tune them. This means a lot of edit and view ...
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I'm in a loop: "Sync Error: Update Sync passphrase

My Chrome sync will not work. I cannot remember my pass phrase. In order to change it I am directed to my Google Dashboard which then says Your account seems to be empty. To start using sync, ...
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Many services can syndicate blog posts to Facebook, Twitter, etc. Can any attach locations or people?

There are many services that syndicate blogs to social networks, ie automatically post links to new blog posts. TwitterFeed, dlvr.it, OnlyWire, and IFTTT are some of the best known. I haven't found ...
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Backup Chrome synced data (accounts/passwords)

Today I realized I lost 2+ years of web account/password data that was synced across all of my Chrome instances (iOS, Win7, total of 4 computers). My bookmarks were OK. It's happened to a few people ...
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Evernote syncing: Can I prevent automatic syncing to speed up & stabilize my mobile experience? [closed]

Mobile Evernote's syncing is good most of the time, but occasionally, I'll get an error page that says something went wrong connecting while syncing or the app just gets to the note slowly because it ...
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Dropbox picture sync: Skip RAW files?

I like the convenience of having Dropbox keep track of my photos because it tends to work with my devices over 3G (I am often tethering to my phone with my iPad and Macbook) as well as Wifi, but it's ...
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How to avoid declined Outlook invitations when syncing one-way?

I am using Google Calendar Sync 0.9.4.1 with Sync Options of 1-way: Microsoft Outlook calendar to Google Calendar. However, several of my invitations are not showing up. I learn that for at least one ...
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Synchronize contacts from Highrise with mobile device / computer?

Is there any way I can synchronize my contacts in Highrise to my Computer or mobile phone? I know that I can export them, but when I make changes locally they won't be sent to Highrise.
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How to auto sync Yahoo! contacts with Google Contacts

I'm using Yahoo! as my primary mail agent, so my contacts are there. Now I decided to put all my contacts from different social networks (LinkedIn, Facebook, Thunderbird..) onto one Google Contact; ...
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Web application to backup my mobile phone contacts [closed]

I am looking for a web application that can backup, sync my mobile phone contacts. [Nokia, Symbian OS, S60]
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Backup Evernote to Dropbox

I want to... automatically perform a one way sync from Evernote to Dropbox convert the notes to a format supported by LibreOffice or HTML during the synchronization. But any non proprietary and ...
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Sync multiple Outlook calendars with Google Calendar

Is there any way to sync multiple Outlook calendars with Google Calendar? Google Calendar sync can just sync one calendar.
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Push from Android to Outlook Web App

Is it possible to sync the Outlook Web App with an Android device in both directions? With a standard outlook.com account, the synchronisation from the Outlook Web App to the Android device works ...
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Sync Outlook Calendar with Sharepoint Calendar and Google Calendar

I am looking for a way to do a somewhat complicated sync between my work and personal calendars using the cloud based Google Calendar. I was hoping someone in the community had some ideas? I ...
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Google Chrome sync between devices [migrated]

Is it possible to sync Chrome History between 2 devices via the same Google login, without causing great confusion? And without causing this mess in "History"? ...