FreeFileSync
FreeFileSync
11.9

4.8

FreeFileSync free download for Mac

FreeFileSync for Mac11.9

02 April 2021

Backup software with cross-platform file synchronization.

What is FreeFileSync for Mac

FreeFileSync is a free backup app that helps you compare and synchronize files and folders on Windows, Linux, and OS X. It is designed to save time setting up and running backup jobs while having nice visual feedback along the way.

Features
  • Detect moved and renamed files and folders
  • Copy locked files (Volume Shadow Copy Service)
  • Detect conflicts and propagate deletions
  • Binary file comparison
  • Configure handling of Symbolic Links
  • Automate sync as a batch job
  • Process multiple folder pairs
  • Comprehensive and detailed error reporting
  • Copy NTFS extended attributes (compressed, encrypted, sparse)
  • Copy NTFS security permissions
  • Support long file paths with more than 260 characters
  • Fail-safe file copy
  • Cross-platform: Windows, Linux, OS X
  • Expand environment variables like %USERPROFILE%
  • Access variable drive letters by volume name (USB sticks)
  • Native 64-bit support
  • Keep versions of deleted/updated files
  • Prevent disc space bottlenecks via optimal sync sequence
  • Full Unicode support
  • Highly optimized runtime performance
  • Include/exclude files via filter
  • FreeFileSync portable and local installation available
  • Handle daylight saving time changes on FAT/FAT32
  • Use macros %time%, %date%, etc., for recurring backups
  • Case-sensitive synchronization
  • Built-in locking: serialize multiple jobs running against the same network share

Note: FreeFileSync is donationware. Donate here.

What's new in FreeFileSync

Version 11.9:
  • Save different layouts depending on screen resolution
  • Fixed broken default filter excluding DocumentRevisions
  • Added automatic socket close on execv
  • Correctly generate and parse Windows epoch time

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steavibablo
steavibablo
Apr 3 2021
11.9
0.0
Apr 3 2021
0.0
Version: 11.9
I have seen many files syncing tools and FreeFileSync one of the best, but the most compatible form me is Gs Richcopy 360, it has all the needed features
Beamy
Beamy
Mar 2 2021
11.7
5.0
Mar 2 2021
5.0
Version: 11.7
FreeFileSync is a free backup and sync tool. I like it a lot ! You can get it from their website: www.freefilesync.org
Geography Is Destiny
Geography Is Destiny
Jul 15 2020
10.25
1.0
Jul 15 2020
1.0
Version: 10.25
Starting with v. 10.25, you must give them a credit card and set up an account to download the app! GOODBYE, JERKS.
ddemidov
ddemidov
Jun 20 2020
10.25
5.0
Jun 20 2020
5.0
Version: 10.25
Best file sync software.
802redwood
802redwood
Apr 22 2019
10.11
4.5
Apr 22 2019
4.5
Version: 10.11
Somehow I just discovered this. I used Unison, bsync, ChronoSync and this is by far the easiest, most useful, and quickest. Someone hit it with an ugly stick, but I can live with that since it works so well.
Phillat5dock
Phillat5dock
Mar 19 2018
9.8
4.5
Mar 19 2018
4.5
Version: 9.8
This is a terrific application. I have used Carbon Copy Cloner for years, but I wanted to copy the files from my NTFS Windows 10 drive to an external drive. It is easy to use, despite it not being a "typical" Mac application. I was also pleased with its speed. I will definitely be using it on a regular basis now. And it is Free!!
Lounge-Deluxe
Lounge-Deluxe
Dec 31 2015
7.6
5.0
Dec 31 2015
5.0
Version: 7.6
Excellent app, I also use it on my Windows system from work. Easy to configure and it has all the options I need. I also have a license to ChronoSync but I actually prefer FreeFileSync as it works much easier and can be set up much quicker for ad hoc sync tasks.
Daniel-Deimert
Daniel-Deimert
May 23 2015
7.0
4.5
May 23 2015
4.5
Version: 7.0
Free, works great and is easy to use. Very capable. Actively developed. Can be recommended.
Pfackelmann
Pfackelmann
May 19 2015
7.0
1.0
May 19 2015
1.0
Version: 7.0
Re: Support synchronization with MTP devices (Android I tried wireless and USB - no success I asked Zenju - no answer So?
Pfackelmann
Pfackelmann
May 19 2015
7.0
1.0
May 19 2015
1.0
Version: 7.0
Re: Support synchronization with MTP devices (Android I tried wireless and USB - no success. I asked Zenju - no answer. So?
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App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • OS X 10.10.0 or later
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