Copy Changed Files

Copy Changed Files

Average User Rating:
2.0
out of 1 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.7.0.1
  • Total Downloads:
    1,201
  • Date Added:
    November 30, 2012
  • File Size:
    978.9KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    5
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7

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  • 2 stars

    "close, but no cigar"

    May 08, 2014   |   By pdedeyan

    Version: Copy Changed Files 1.7.0.1

    Pros

    simple, free and quick

    Cons

    The interface is a little confusing because it's not clear that it will compare files and only copy if it's changed. Even though the name of the program and the description indicate that, the interface options make you wonder if it will only compare to a given date. Turns out that's just a separate option, which is fine.
    The real issue, though, is that it ONLY copies files that exist in both the source and the destination. I tested with 3 files in the source folder and 2 of them in the destination. The one that I changed in the source got copied. The one I did not change did not get copied and the one that did not exist in the destination did not get copied!
    This means that every time I want to do this manual backup, I would have to first do some other copy and tell it not to copy files that already exist and then run this program to get the rest... Would love to know if I'm missing something b/c this behavior is pretty odd. Maybe I'll just write a script.

    Summary

    Copies changed files but not new files!
    What's the point?

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    What's new in version 1.7.0.1
    Version 1.7.0.1 has moved updater to new website, added new icons to the program, and new installer layout.
    General
    Publisher andromeda IT
    Publisher web site http://www.andromeda-it.dk/en
    Release Date November 21, 2012
    Date Added November 30, 2012
    Version 1.7.0.1
    Category
    Category Developer Tools
    Subcategory Source Code Tools
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008, Windows 2003
    Additional Requirements Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0
    Download Information
    File Size 978.9KB
    File Name copychangedfiles.zip
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 1,201
    Downloads Last Week 5
    Pricing
    License Model Free
    Limitations Not available
    Price Free

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