Date & Time synchronization

This file synchronizer will generate a report of all differences between two drives/folders. This includes any missing files, modified files, duplicate files and duplicate files with date conflicts. it is ideal when comparing for example, your work files against a backup to make sure the backup is up to date.
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Wally
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Date & Time synchronization

Post by Wally » Sun May 06, 2012 6:25 pm

I have 4.10 and use it to backup my directory to a removable disk. Over time however, with the daylight saving time changes, the date and time - mainly the time however seems to change by an hour. I have to do a 1 hour time zone adjustment on my removable drive to best compare the fixed dir to the removable one.
Question is then, is there a way to do a 1 time pass of the two directories and re-sync the (date and) time to the fixed drive time? I realize this may be dangerous, but if one is sure that the files are synched OK and it is just the time that is askew, then I would like to start off again from a 0 base startpoint as it were.
I know I can just compare to a brand new empty directory and copy everything over again, but this is a pain when a lot of data is involved.
Do you have or know of any software that can do this?
Thanks
Wally

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Re: Date & Time synchronization

Post by Support » Sun May 06, 2012 6:51 pm

Have you tried to sort the list of files by date, and only copy over those that are an hour ahead (or behind)? CP uses Windows system/local time so it should be set properly when it ask Windows for the file time. But again!
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