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I have been running some tests using selective sync between a MyCloud PR2100 and a Macbook Pro.

What is meant to happen if you move a selectively synced file or placeholder file on one client? I have found that doing so causes the file to be deleted on the host. Moving it back does not restore the change so the file is lost on the host. 


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well, yes. Renaming and moving - is deletion and creation of a file. So if you move/rename a file on hostA, hostB will delete the file and once it has Selective Sync enabled, file won't be synced automatically - it'll remain a placeholder

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