Software Update: FreeFileSync 10.20

Version 10.20 of FreeFileSync has been released. This open source program can be used to back up or synchronize content from two different locations. It’s available for Windows, Linux, and macOS, doesn’t rely on things like Java or a .Net Framework, and it’s lightweight to use. The Windows installer contains separate 32bit and 64bit versions, and also offers the possibility to install a portable version. Since version 10.18, the following changes and improvements have been made:

Changes in FreeFileSync version 10.20:

  • Send email notifications after sync
  • Generate log files in HTML format
  • Detect sync database consistency errors
  • Start log file with preview of first 50 errors/warnings
  • Mitigate lock file data corruption
  • Print Windows error codes in hexadecimal
  • Fixed missing MTP and network links in folder picker (Linux)
  • Display versioning and log folder path history
  • Display and log all config names for merged configurations
  • Run post-sync command synchronously and log exit code
  • Fixed crash on Bitvise SFTP servers with zlib delayed compression
  • Show actual time out used in failure message
  • Show detailed error message when failing to test sound files
  • Fixed timeout for long-running FTP uploads by sending keep-alives
  • Use Donation Edition on unlimited number of virtual machines
  • Ignore accidental clicks in empty space of configuration panel

Changes in FreeFileSync version 10.19:

  • Unified rendering or disabled grid layouts
  • Count moved file pair as one update in view filter buttons
  • Fix command button default sizes (Windows)
  • Added %item_name%, %item_name2% context menu macros
  • Support deleting references to shared Google Drive files
  • Trash Google Drive files only when having single parent
  • Fixed high DPI scaling issue on image borders
  • Preserve system date format for RTL languages
  • Fall back to folder path if resource archives are missing

Version number 10.20
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, Windows XP, macOS, Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website FreeFileSync
License type GPL