Questions tagged [synchronization]

Software that (or interacts with software that) synchronizes data from one (or more) location(s) to one (or more) other location(s)

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Sync local postgres db to a cloud postgres db, as a Windows Service

I'm looking for a software that will sync a local postgres db to a db in the cloud, like what Tableau can do with this service. This software has to be installed like a Windows service. It can be ...
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Notes app that syncs between Android and Windows

I am seeking a simple application, or two apps in combination with a way to synchronize them (e.g. via an account, Google Drive, Dropbox or OneDrive, doesn't matter if set-up is complicated as long as ...
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Keep Windows machines in sync on a system level

I have two desktop workstations in different locations for work. Unfortunately there is no way around it. Using a notebook or using one of the machines remotely is not an option for the tasks at hand. ...
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Version control system with fast synchronization for multimedia

Suppose you have one external HDD which you connect once a week to your laptop and backup all your important data (e.g. photos/videos) to this external HDD. Now suppose that you have already some ...
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Frequent large data transfers between disconnected systems

I am looking for a solution to regularly transferring large amounts of data from one computer to a network of multiple computers via an external drive. It currently works like this: The source ...
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Offline bookmark synchronizer for Chrome

I'm looking for a way to synchronize bookmarks between Chrome instances, without uploading them to anybody's servers. It must work even if bookmarks are modified while disconnected from the network. ...
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Self hosted Android syncing service

For now, I'm fine with allowing Google/any other big company to manage my email; however I'd prefer to keep my storage documents/photos/contacts out of the storage of third party companies. I'm ...
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Synchronize directories (backup) solution that can read MFT for changes

I'm going to back up a partition (or some folders on a partition), but it has large enough directory structure so I don't want to wait until it recursively scans for file changes through all the disk ...
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Task list manager (aka Todo list) for Android with non-Google syncing?

TickTick has further limited the functionality available to free users. (Without sending any emails to notify them of the changes.) At the same time, they increased the cost to paid users. ...
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Sync encrypted drives

I'm looking for a solution that can encrypt AND sync targeted drives/folders in one go. What I am trying to accomplish is that I have an encrypted partition (currently using Truecrypt, but any other ...
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Universal copy & paste (like in Pushbullet)

Pushbullet was amazingly copying the contents of the clipboard amongst all devices - now it put the feature behind a paywall - and not a cheap one. I presume there is either a free alternative or ...
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Desktop web calendar with Google and Exchange support

Now that Sunrise Calendar is dying, many will be left without a proper solution. What is the best solution? Requirements: a desktop web page calendar with Google and Exchange data view and edit ...
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Software for Palm HotSync on OS X (not The Missing Sync)

I’m looking for a piece of software (open-source would be nice) to sync my Palm Zire (yes, one of THOSE) to my Macbook running OS X 10.10 Yosemite (soon to be 10.11 El Capitan). I don’t want to have ...
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Continuity-equivalent for Android

I would like to have my incoming/outgoing phone calls and text messages accessible on a Windows laptop when I am working on it. I currently use an Android phone manufactured by Samsung. My need is for ...
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What .net libraries can I use to synchronize in-memory object graph over multiple machines?

A task to accomplish Replace my read queries to a DB with requests to an in-memory snapshot of said DB to improve my server's performance. I've a DB of a very moderate size, with a few write requests ...
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Microsoft Exchange compatible desktop email client on Mac with selective folder sync?

I'm looking for a free desktop email client on Mac that supports both Microsoft Exchange accounts and allows me to selectively sync certain folders. I have all my emails from 2010 in the Archives ...
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Scheduling software with Google 2-way sync, redirect URL, limited availablity

I run a business that requires me to enable people throughout the USA to be able to schedule phone appointments with me. I'm having a lot of trouble finding a service that helps manage my calendar. ...
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Cross-platform web browser which allows to sync saved pages across devices

The phone runs on Android 2.3.4 and seems to run out of storage rather quickly. I have to reset it to factory defaults every month or so. I tend to save a lot of important web pages for offline view,...
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Simple self-hosted sync system for Android contacts and calendar events

I want to be able to backup and share Android contacts and calendar events without using Google. As such, I am seeking software recommendations for a simple self-hosted sync system for Android ...
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Push data to apps from MySql

I just stumbled over RethinkDB and I like the sound of it: RethinkDB pushes JSON to your apps in realtime. When your app polls for data, it becomes slow, unscalable, and cumbersome to ...
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App that can sync tasks with a CalDAV server

Before I go into the actual question, let me give you some context. I am running my own instance of ownCloud which allows me to host my own CalDAV server among other things. I use an app called ...
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open source crm with desktop sync

We are looking for a free and open source crm to manage contacts, with the ability to have all of the data synced to the local desktop for offline use. Essential features: ability to manage contacts ...
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Private note-taking/syncing software that supports Linux and Android

Are there any programs out there that: Allows me to take notes (preferably including multimedia) Syncs notes between clients without using a server not controlled by me* Supports Linux and Android (...
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Synchronize databases in .NET

I develop an application with .NET that uses a MS SQL-Server database for storing. I can also work offline with a local copy of the Data (using MS LocalDB). Now I want to synchronize the data when ...
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Create and store notes on mails

I want to create notes on mails. I use Thunderbird on PC and K9 on Android. Notes created on one device should be visible on the other. Which software can help me?
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Is there a generic Android equivalent of Samsung Kies or Nokia PC Suite that works on both Windows and Linux?

Is there a generic Android equivalent of Samsung Kies or Nokia PC Suite that works on both Windows and Linux? I am looking for an utility that allow me to read and send SMS messages, synchronize ...
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Is there a way to synchronize only part of Firefox bookmarks?

Is there a way to synchronise only a part of Firefox bookmarks? I'm trying to find a solution, it may be a plugin, third party app, anything, that allows to sync only selected bookmarks (by folder/...
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Tool to interface/synchronize between database (Postgresql) and filesystem (Linux/Ubuntu)

I am using the filesystem for storing large files off the database and keeping only a record of the directory path on the database. So I am looking for a tool to use as an interface for keeping the ...
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A calendar with two-way sync with Google Calendar

I have my email setup with a host that I have imported in my primary Gmail account using POP. But when I receive calendar events on this email, and I click to RSVP, it takes me to a GCal page and says ...
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Sync calendars and contacts between Thunderbird on Ubuntu and Android

I am looking for a way to synchronize my contacts and calendar data between Mozilla Thunderbird 38.3.x (with Lightning) on Ubuntu 14.04.x with Android Jelly Bean. Synchronization must be over USB ...
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Sync Facebook on different Android devices to avoid getting duplicate notifications

My wife has two Android tablets, a Nexus 2012 and a Dell Venue. If after using one tablet for a few days, she uses the other, then she gets a lot of Facebook notifications which she already got on the ...
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Self-hosted synchronisation server for GTG (Getting Things Gnome 0.3.1)

I often use GTG 0.3.1 in combination with the Hamster Tracker on my laptop. However, I cannot see any possibility to sync my task from my laptop to my workstation computer. I have tried RTM but ...
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Capturing VHS tapes

I bought a Video-2-PC DIY Video Capture Kit which includes a copy of ArcSoft Showbiz 3.5, which I found to be too restrictive and low quality, and VirtualDub 1.9.11.0, which I eventually got to grips ...
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Looking for a 2-way synchronization software

I'm looking for a 2-way synchronization software. I've tried WinSCP, which is a really good software but does not provide an automatic 2-way file and folder synchronization. I've tried FullSync, ...
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Any libraries available for contact sync from multiple sources

We are planning to write a CRM application, which mainly deals with Contacts. We need to fetch contacts from multiple sources like Gmail,Outlook,Shopify,Stripe and others. So our app needs two way ...
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Framework for data synchronization into phonegap app

I have data in a SQL Server database which can be accessed via .NET WebAPI and is delivered as JSON. I have a phonegap app running on Android, iOS and WP8 that should use parts of this data, even in ...
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SyncML server for contact/calendar synchronisation

I'm currently looking for some kind of server that allows me to sync my calendar/contacts between several different programs. All of those have one thing in common: They all support SyncML. Now the ...
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App to handle syncing custom calendar to multiple popular calendar brands (ie Outlook, ical/ics, Google, etc)

I have a custom database of calendar events, from which I can easily create an ical (or ics or other format) calendar file. My website customers are not particularly tech-savy so I'd like to implement ...
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MariaDB server synchronization

Thus far I have found two trigger driven MariaDB synchronization utilities - SymmetricDS and PervaSync. Quite apart from the fact that they are rather pricey (which may be ok) what I do not like is ...

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