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Synchronizing Between Two Computers

(Updated 2016-11; BallroomDJ version 3.3.14)

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File Manager

Step 1:
Satellite: In the File Manager / Synchronization Functions tab, select the Copy Updated Files To ... button. Select a folder that is shared between the computers or is on an external drive or memory stick.

All files in the target folder will be removed.

The selected folder may not be a top-level folder (e.g. V:\Music). It must be a second-level folder or lower (e.g. V:\Music\master). Select Start.

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File Manager

Step 2:
Master: On the master computer, select the File Manager / Synchronization Functions tab and select the Copy Updated Files From ... button. Select the folder that the satellite database was copied to in step 1. Select Start.

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File Manager

Step 3:
Master: In the File Manager / Synchronization Functions tab, select the Copy Updated Files To ... button. Select a folder that is shared between the computers or is on an external drive or memory stick.

All files in the target folder will be removed.

The selected folder may not be a top-level folder (e.g. V:\Music). It must be a second-level folder or lower (e.g. V:\Music\master). Select Start.

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File Manager

Step 4:
Satellite: On the satellite computer, select the File Manager / Synchronization Functions tab and select the Copy Updated Files From ... button. Select the folder that the master database was copied to in step 1. Select Start.

Last modified 17 months ago Last modified on 2016-11-23T13:24:21-08:00