Sync the folder alias name or add metadata/description field.


Recommended Posts

Problem: I run multiple applications that create their own "user" folder.  When adding those folders to Resilio Sync, I can't differentiate between them.  I can only see the orginal path on the local machine, but not the remote machine.  I noticed the option to change the name of the simple/advanced folder alias, without actually changing the folder name.  This is great, but the alias does not appear on other devices, so I still see a bunch of folders named 'user'.

Proposition: It would be great if the alias name was transmitted to the other machines since that would likely be easier/safer than exposing the origin folder path.  Another alternative would be a description field so users could add some differentiation between folders of same name.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.