Fool the file sync

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Jun 26, 2020 Jun 26, 2020

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I want a folder (90 Gb of images) to sync between two computers, Computer 1 has high-speed internet and Computer 2 don´t, so I want to upload the folder from Computer 1 and then add the same folder to Computer 2 bu external-harddrive, to fool the system so I don´t need to upload or download the whole folder. Just added or deleted files in the future.

I have done these steps:

Step 1. Computers 1 and 2, I pause the file-sync and delete everything there (just to make sure).

Step 2. Computer 1, I add the folder that I want to sync and unpause the file-sync.
And let it upload/sync to Creative Cloud.

Step 3. When done, I add the same folder to Computer 2 and unpause the file-sync.

Now it has the same folder at Computer 1 and 2 and in Creative Cloud. So the sync should check and find that the files are there and so nothing.

BUT, it uploads all from Computer 2 also, this will take years on that slow broadband.

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