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  1. Windows client crashing on Windows7 (64bit)

    Hi,
    thanks so far for the great work. I'm in the moment trying different sync clients (FTPBox, Sparkleshare, OwnCloud, Syncany) and we will see which one will finally win.
    Yours is at least
    a) the easiest to install
    b) has the smallest requirements for special servers
    c) handles the webspace used best

    however I'm still missing the complete sync (including deletes) and there is still a problem with the stability, as your client frequently crashes on me on Win7. However, running it as in "WinXP"-Compatibily mode and as a admin seems to stabilize the program...

    Keep on the good work!

    165 votes
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    • Run FTPBox as a service

      Rather than run on a user desktop session, have FTPBox run as a service.

      135 votes
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      • One-way update

        Under some circumstances, it would be nice to also be able to update only, like just upload new files, instead of synchronizing both ways.

        112 votes
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        • Autosync on file change

          it would be usefull to auto update files in the server whenever they change (if save, delete, rename, etc)

          102 votes
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          • Multiple files

            It would be so nice to be able to sync multiple files from/to multiple folders, instead of using only one destination folder and one source folder.

            61 votes
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            • Multi-account real time syncing

              Hi,
              Great program. I would really like to use it in our research group for, for example, automatic backup of the experimental data. The only feature which is really missing is the automatic synchronization of many accounts at the same time. I would then link into different FTP server catalogues from different machines simultaniously etc.

              54 votes
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              • Download - Upload time

                Would be good to know how long, and also how many file is still domnloading - uploading.
                Anyway, your sof is great thing ! Hope it will improve more and more ;)
                Thanks

                46 votes
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                • Android support

                  It would be perfect to have this software on android.

                  45 votes
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                  • multi thread support

                    multi thread support to better utilize the bandwith

                    43 votes
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                    • FTPBox does not recognise deletion

                      When a file is deleted (either remotely or locally) FTPBox simply recreates the deleted file from the other location.

                      25 votes
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                      • Sync file dates

                        Hi,
                        many compliments for your job, for being a beta is working pretty well.

                        It would be very useful for me if the synced file would keep creation and modification dates.

                        Maybe it depends from the server, but I think that could be possible to create a kind of register as a file on the ftp server, keeping those dates. The client would use this file to write the dates during the syncronizations.

                        Thanks
                        Federico

                        23 votes
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                        • to build a progressbar or list of files which get synced currently

                          Hi,

                          it would be great to see what is currently going on, when the sync is in process.
                          I think of a list showing all file to sync and some are already handled the are gray, one is in process, there a progress bar is shown and some are not handled yet, they are black.

                          Martin

                          19 votes
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                          • Regex Filters

                            Filters could be applied over path, perhaps using regular expressions.

                            13 votes
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                            • Support proxy server

                              It would be good if the program supports connection via proxy sever.

                              11 votes
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                              • Delete or move files after upload

                                The only thing I am missing is an option to delete or move files to an backup folder after upload. I would use FTPbox to upload files that are being processed on the other server. Right now FTPbox would keep uploading the same files over and over.

                                10 votes
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                                • Shortcut or command-line command to sync

                                  Will allow sync after local changes made, or with my IDE tool menu.

                                  May be one left-click on tray icon shoul do the same thing.

                                  10 votes
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                                  • Upload only

                                    I'd like to use FTPBox to move files to my webserver and keep them there, even when I delete them on my computer.

                                    9 votes
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                                    • Synchronize at an specified time.

                                      I use Cobian to backup machines to an specified folder on my FTP server. At night, I want this folder synced to my machine.

                                      9 votes
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                                      • Send email on successful file upload.

                                        I would like the ability for FTPBox to send me an email once a file has been successfully uploaded or synced. Preferably to have the email include the filename in the event that I have queued up multiple files, so I know when each has completed to the server.

                                        9 votes
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                                        • Upload/download ultiple files at same time

                                          Hi,

                                          it would be great if there was option to set how many files you want to upload/download at same time, as now, uploading a folder which has 30MB took me more than hour, but with FileZilla it was all done in less than a minute with ONLY 2 concurrent transfers allowed in it.

                                          Also, when you are uploading/downloading file it looks like this (numbers are seconds):

                                          1
                                          File starts uploading
                                          2
                                          File is uploaded
                                          3
                                          4
                                          New file starts uploading
                                          5
                                          File is uploaded
                                          6
                                          7
                                          etc...

                                          FileZilla is about 20x faster.

                                          9 votes
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