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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Two-way sync with Google Photos?

I am using Google Photos and quite happy with it, including the option to automatically upload images from both my phone and my camera (via a computer). However, I am uncomfortable with all those ...
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Create unsyncable (online only) Google Drive folder

I created a folder in Google Drive, which synced to all my devices. Then I decided to make it Online Only. Instead of going into each device → preferences → unchecking this folder from the sync list, ...
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Is it possible to sync Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac with Google Docs ?

Is it possible to sync Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac with Google Docs? If so, how?
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Is it possible to integrate Google services and Mobile Me?

I'm an avid GMail user, but as someone that has several Macs and an iPhone, I've had my eye on the Mobile Me service for a while as it provides push syncing for mail, contacts, and calendar, as well ...
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I want to exclude certain local folders with Google Drive but I *keep* them on the computer

Using Google Drive on Windows (although I think the same question applies to OS/X) I want to exclude certain local folders but keep them on the computer. When I go to Drive preferences and deselect ...
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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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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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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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Sync Google Drive when not logged in [closed]

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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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 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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Google Photos Backup Size

I am sure that you all know that Google offers the free backup of photos through their Google Photos App. I've since found out that the free backup, as Google advertises, with reduced photo quality ...
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Can I use Google Calendar's website to edit an Exchange calendar?

I want to be able to edit an Exchange calendar with the Google Calendar website, but so far I have only been able to view the Exchange calendar (by going to "Other Calendars" in the Google Calendar ...
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College is going to delete all email accounts. How to keep receiving emails with same address from places I cannot remember right now

My college is using Gmail. The format of my address is 'myname@student.college.edu' How can I keep receiving emails sent to this address? There is no way I will remember everyone I gave this email ...
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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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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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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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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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Amazon Cloud Drive for photo backup - how does it handle edited photos?

I backed up all my photos to my cloud drive and then found that there's no way to sync photos so they continue to stay updated. (Also read this thread). I know that you can drag a file into the ...
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How can I remove a device from btsync?

In the BitTorrent Sync web interface, there's a GUI for managing folders and devices. However, I seem to have accidentally linked the same Nexus 5 twice. How can I remove (or unlink) one of these ...
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How exactly does Onedrive sync? What happens with missing or deleted files? [closed]

How exactly does the built-in OneDrive service sync the local drive with the remote drive? How does the service know whether the server drive or the local drive has priority? For example: What ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Sync Office 365 calendar to Google calendar

I could not find an up to date question about how to sync an Office 365 calendar to Google calendar. I do not wan't to use an application designed to use the desktop version of Outlook like OggSync ...
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How does Google Drive bi-directional synchronization work?

I have my Google Drive synchronized with my computer folder (Google Drive) on windows PC. What happens if I delete one file in my online Google Drive interface in browser? What happens if I delete ...
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How can I have two-way sync between Dropbox 'Camera uploads' and my phone?

When I take a photo using my phone, it is automatically uploaded to 'Camera Uploads' folder in my Dropbox. But when I delete the photo from my phone, it is still in the Dropbox folder. Is there any ...
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Why can't I keep local Google docs to use offline when using syncing?

I want to sync most of my files. But there are some files that I don't want to sync up to the Google server. But I still want the ability to open them locally on my hard drive via the local Google ...
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How to enable two way sync between two Gmail mails?

I have two Gmail accounts, one is personal, the other is business. I have enabled forwarding on the business one, so I get those mails to my personal email account. I delete some mails from my ...
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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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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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Are Blogger draft posts synced between the computer and the phone?

I blog a lot, and quite often I blog about things while on the go using the Blogger android application that is available on Google Play. Sometimes, I write posts on my phone, but due to the limited ...
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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. ...