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  • Great tool, thanks guys.

     

    A couple of suggestions to improve:

     

    1. The ability to "group" selected individual folder pairs to run as a single entity.

     

    2. The ability to simply update folder names within an existing pair. Eg to reflect a folder that has been renamed on the disk.

     

    3. More elegant handling of situations where .dat files may have been inadvertently been deleted from folders. Currently SyncToy appears to hang and needs to be killed off with task manager - and takes quite a while to die.

     

    4. Minor point, more space on the left (blue) part of the window to fully see longer folder pair names (or possibly the white area automatically re-size to fit the text?)

     

    Keep up the good work.

     

    Cheers,

    John

    Friday, November 7, 2008 7:45 AM

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  • Hi John

     

    Thanks for the suggestions!

     

    Maria del Mar Alvarez Rohena - MSFT

    Tuesday, November 11, 2008 7:54 PM
  • Hi John,

     

    Regarding hyour 3rd point, want to understand it better. Did you happen to delete the .dat file while a sync was in progress on the given folder pair?

     

    Thanks

    -ashish

     

     

    Thursday, November 13, 2008 2:03 AM
    Answerer
  • Sorry for the delayed response Ashish I have been away.

     

    No, there was no sync in progress when the file was deleted.

     

    Cheers,

    John

    Wednesday, December 17, 2008 12:35 PM
  • I too wish that items 1,2, & 4 were features.  I think it severely limits this tool by not have options  1 & 2.

     

    Monday, January 12, 2009 6:05 PM