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Questions tagged [duplicate-files]

Files which may be completely identical, or may share some combination of name, time-stamp and content.

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Windows, gratis : replace duplicate files by links

I am looking for a gratis Windows program which can find duplicate files in two giver directory trees and offer me the option to delete one set of duplicates and replace them by links to the other ...
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Duplicate file searcher that compares contents, not names

I need software that is capable of finding file duplicates. Mostly JPGs, but to a lesser extent I'd also like to find duplicates of PNG, GIF and MP4 files. The problem is, exact matches are not what I'...
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Tool to Duplicate Content from One Platform to Another?

Is there a recommended tool that's platform agnostic that can "clone" or "duplicate" content to another CMS¹ that's to be decided? We are trying to figure out how to move our site without ...
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Duplicate folder finder

Anyone know a free duplicate finder app for Windows that will find duplicate folders? I want to be able to select a drive and it will return all folders on this drive that are duplicates based on the ...
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Find duplicated images and videos with diffent size/resolution

Long time ago, I found a free software that could analyze different folders and find not only files with same name or same size, but also (the most significant feature) find different versions of the ...
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Video file duplicate finder (based on length/duration)

I am looking for a program that will find duplicate videos based on duration (eg number of seconds) and not based on size/MD5/thumbnails/etc. This is a very simple concept but I find it impossible to ...
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Find by similar filenames on macOS?

There are plenty of apps that find duplicate files, however I haven't found any that work based on filename only comparison. There appears to be an app for Windows that does this: But out of all of ...
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Find duplicate code (Python and HTML Templates)

I am searching a tool to find code duplication in Python code and HTML templates. For Python I tried pylint, but it is very limited. See issue1915. But maybe this is not a task which needs to be ...
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File download URLs sharing webapp that checks for duplicates

I'm looking for a web-based system that supports the following workflow: User enters a URL of a file and some metadata The software downloads the file (via http, ftp, torrent?) and calculates one or ...
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Software to find duplicate file *names*

I having difficulty locating some macOS software or command line techniques that will look for files that have duplicate file names without regard to the file contents. Most software I've tried ...
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Utility to check for plagiarism in GitHub repositories

I'm looking for a utility that can check a GitHub repository and estimate whether or not the codebase was probably a fork from another popular repo, or that it has huge amounts of plaguarised code ...
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Check for folder/subfolders duplicates in another folder/subfolder BUT not checking for the duplicates in the second folder itself

I need to check if the files contained in A folder (and its sub-folders) are present (as duplicates) in B folder or in one of its sub-folders BUT I don't want to see duplicate files present in B ...
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Shazam tagged songs duplicates detector

Are you aware of the existence of something to detect (and possibly let you delete) duplicates songs on "My Shazam" tagged list? Or do you know of a way to do that? I'm almost sure Shazam itself ...
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Any good duplicate photos finder based on photo contents omitting metadata?

I have a lot of duplicate photos. I can just use simple duplicate finder and compare all photos by checksum. But this doesn't suit my conditions because most of my duplicate photos have different ...
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What software can I use to find and manage duplicate files (docs & photos) on Mac OS Sierra

I'm on a Macbook Pro with Mac OS Sierra (10.12.5) and I'm looking for software which can identify, manage and delete duplicate files stored in different folders on my mac. Library folders too, if ...
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WebP Duplicate Finder

Is there an image duplicate finder program that works on Windows or Linux that can search a folder to find duplicates and near duplicates (different resolutions, compression modes, etc) in the WebP ...
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Use regex and delete duplicate lines of text file that has 1 or more GB

Do we have or is there a program/software that has regex and deletes duplicate lines of text file that has 1 or more GB? I have Emeditor but when I have a file that has 80 million lines and I want ...
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Duplicate file finder that focuses on folders

I've tried many duplicate finder programs, but they tend to focus on the files by listing all the files on top of one another with the various locations. What I want is to focus on the folders. After ...
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duplicate finder with batch/manual processing and passing destination dir from cmd

I'm looking for software capable of find duplicate (based on content) files in specified directory and it's sub directories. Requirements: runs on Windows GUI freeware/open source batch/manual file ...
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Windows tool to find duplicate folders

Does anybody know a Windows tool for detecting completely or partially identical folders? For example, some files are identical, but one folder contains newer versions of other files. This tool should ...
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Duplicate image finder with folder options

I am looking for a duplicate file finder that I can use to easily remove all the duplicates from a folder location - for example if it finds a duplicate that exists in folders A and B as well, have an ...
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Delete all but the most recent copy of a file in a directory tree

I have a directory tree which is a mess. There are multiple copies of multiple files in multiple directories. I would like a freeware Windows program which will delete all files of the same name ...
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Image organizer based on categories or tags

I'm looking for a program that has, in order of most important to least: The ability or organize large sets (multiple gigabytes) of images based on categories or tags A robust and fast search engine ...
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Creating a virgin directory tree containing files from multiple, near-duplicate sources

Note: I've read through the other questions and do not believe this is a duplicate (pun intended). Most "file de-duplicators" seem to want to help you reduce filespace. Instead, I want to ...
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Command line tool to detect non-duplicates fast

Sometimes I have the problem that I want to check for new files in one directory compared to another one. The situation in more detail: I have a directory SRC with lots of files and I have a ...
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Software to delete music duplicates

I have many music files downloaded from my different sources into my hard drives. I need a reliable, free piece of software to recognise and delete duplicate files. By duplicated, I mean similar ...