Synctoy crashes when ran from command promt RRS feed

  • Question

  • I have tried it on two different computer both are running windows 8.1. I have tried Synctoy 2.1 in both 64 bit and 32 bit and in different compatibility modes. It works fine in GUI form. I would love to get the scheduled task to run an auto backup. Please Help!!!
    • Edited by jhorsley81 Sunday, February 8, 2015 8:10 PM
    Sunday, February 8, 2015 8:09 PM

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  • What did you type in for the command prompt?

    Did you try to use SyncToy.exe   or the dedicated command line .exe   -  SyncToyCmd.exe ?

    Here is an excellent primer on setting up SyncToy in a scheduled task.   It runs on my computer every day.


    Friday, May 8, 2015 2:49 PM