Softobe has released the public beta version of a major upgrade to FoldersSynchronizer, their folder backup and archive utility. FoldersSynchronizer is now available for download from the Softobe Web site.
FoldersSynchronizer enables users to target specific folders or disks and synchronize the files stored on each directory. The software can back up files from one folder to another, filter them according to multiple criteria, perform multiple synchronizations, time backups or synchronizations, resolves aliases, and performs a variety of other functions. The software can also be scripted using AppleScript.
According to Softobe, version 2.0 of FoldersSynchronizer gains the following improvements:
x2 faster than 1.X versions
Drag and drop
Background running mode
Up to 8 lists for each area available by pop-up menu
4MB of free RAM only
Never need to increase the application memory
Saves and Opens “Configuration Files” and configure all the FS options
Drag the Configuration Files on the console and configure all the FS options
Full Mac Appearance
Copies the custom icons
Copies all the finder file/folder attributes
Allows to choose different disks with same names
Allows to backup from CDs
PDF User’s manual
FoldersSynchronizer is distributed as a shareware utility. It carries a US$30 registration fee. The software requires Mac OS 8 or 9.
Download FoldersSynchronizer 2.0 beta