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The remote file browser functionality is available in FileCloud Server version 13.0 and later.

The ability to access details and metadata for a file directly in Sync is available in FileCloud Server version 18.2 and later.

Image RemovedImage AddedFileCloud Sync displays as a mapped drive in a file explorer window:


In the Sync client, the files you are working on are stored in a remote location (the FileCloud Server) and not on your local disk. 

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To open Sync:

  1. Access FileCloud Sync options by right-clicking on the icon in your system tray
  2. To open a file explorer window, selecting File Browser.
  3. A File Browser window opens, displaying the contents synchronized with FileCloud Server.

You can navigate to different locations in the remote FileCloud server by different methods.

  • Using the left hand side folder tree to navigate to different folders

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Double-clicking folders on the right hand side folder listing

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By entering the full path in the path entry text area and then pressing enter
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You can also navigate to older locations that you previously visited by using the History back and forward arrows.

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Refresh a File Listing

In any file listing, select the Refresh Icon or hit 'F5' to refresh the file listing.

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Viewing Favorites

Quickly navigate to different folders or files saved in favorites by using the Favorites menu.

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