Synchronize. Backup. Manual. Automatic.

Whatever your backup or sync scenario, ChronoSync Express has got you covered!

Below are guides that were created for ChronoSync but also apply to ChronoSync Express. Additional guides for ChronoSync can be found here.

Notifications

Video: Notifications

ChronoSync Express contains powerful options to notify you when syncs run and when they encounter problems. Watch and follow along with these videos to learn how to use sound notifications and email notifications to better track and understand what happens when your sync documents run.


Disk image sync

Synchronizing with a Disk Image

Learn how to create a disk image (or DMG) and then set up ChronoSync Express to synchronize to it.


How to access invisible folders

Video: How to access Invisible Folders

Sometimes, you need to sync or backup folders that are hidden by macOS and Finder. Watch and follow along with this video to learn how to gain access to these hidden items.


Using relative dates when synchronizing

Using Relative Dates in Rules

Using relative dates is advantageous when you want to synchronize files within a particular frame of time. Read this guide to learn how.


Delete old files

Deleting Old Files

Learn how to set up a container document consisting of two ChronoSync Express documents that, when run, will delete files that have not been modified based on a date that is specified.


Pruning your archive

Video: Pruning your Archive

ChronoSync Express can archive deleted and/or replaced files during sync. Depending upon your Archive Handling settings, your sync target may begin to fill up with archived files and you may need to reduce the number of archived items and the space taken up. Watch and follow along with this video to learn how to prune the size of your sync document archive.