Windows Live - Sync Alternatives

    Windows Live - Sync is described as 'Windows Live Sync (formerly Windows Live FolderShare) was a free-to-use file synchronization application by Microsoft, that was designed to allow files and folders between two or more computers be in sync with each other on Windows (XP and later) and Mac OS X based computers' and is an app in the Backup & Sync category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Windows Live - Sync for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, iPad and Android. The best alternative is Dropbox, which is free. Other great apps like Windows Live - Sync are Microsoft OneDrive (Freemium), Box (Freemium), Spideroak One Backup (Paid) and GoodSync (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 30, 2017

    1. Allway Sync is a file and folder synchronization software for Windows. It is FREE for personal use (with limitations), however, you should pay for a Pro license if you use this software for a commercial purpose or to process more than 40,000 files in a 30-day period.
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    2. OpenDrive is a remote drive for your computer, that allows you to store, sync, share, link, sell, advertise or back up files from your computer on the Internet with free 5GB. Desktop application is easy remote access to your files.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      A graphical interface for the Rsync engine that will synchronise files between two computers either locally or over the internet. The beauty of Rsync is that it only transfers the exact part of a file that has changed (differential synchronisation), saving bandwidth and time.
    3. Syncless - An open-source and free synchronization tool so seamless youll forget about it

      Discontinued

      This project seems to be dead, last Commit was on 22nd May 2010 as seen at: https://code.google.com/archive/p/big5sync/source/default/commits .

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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      DropSync is a super fast and flexible folder synchronization tool.


    4. PowerFolder allows you to sync,share and backup folders or files in lan or online, across multiple computer and encrypted.
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    5. iFolder is a simple and secure storage solution that can increase your productivity by enabling you to back up, access and manage your personal files-from anywhere, at any time.
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    6. Backup, access and share all digital information anytime from anywhere. Secure storage, automatic backup, access, file sharing, online server, virtual workgroup, web album, backup of your mobile phone.
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    7. FolderMatch is a program that compares directories and files, showing the differences clearly. -Easily, quickly, and reliably compare and synchronize two folders, two drives, or two computers. -Safely backup photos, emails, contacts, and documents.
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    8. Encryption and synchronization for your Online Storage. For Dropbox, FTP and Email Storage (IMAP). With SharedSafe you can share and synchronize local folders across computers.
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