How to Manage File Sync in MiniTool ShadowMaker [MiniTool Wiki]

In Manage , you can view all your sync tasks and their statuses. At the same time, there are more options like locating sync copy, editing sync source and editing sync schedule for you to organize your file sync tasks better.

the status of sync task

As shown above, the successful file sync task is green and the failed & incomplete task is red.

Tick or untick the Shut down the computer when all the running backup tasks are finished option according to your needs.

Alt= manage file sync

Add Backup : if you cannot see the synchronized file here, hit this button to select it from your computer and it will be displayed here.

Sync Now : click it to continue your file sync task.

If you choose Sync Later in the Sync page, the delayed file sync task will remain in the Manage page. Then, you can choose Sync Now to start the file sync process in that page.

Hit the button that is marked in the picture below and then you will get a context menu like this:

hit the button

Sync Now : click this option and you can start the file sync task at once.

start to sync

Edit Source : choose this option and you can add or delete the sync source folders/files.

add or delete the folders

When you hit the three-dot button beside the sync task, you will see a drop-down menu as follows:

click the 3-dot menu

Edit Source : use this option to edit sync source, for example, add or delete folders/files.

The following is how to add a folder:

Step 1. Click the Add button in the lower left corner after hitting Edit Source .

hit Add

Step 2. In the pop-up window, choose the files/folders you want to add and hit OK .

add the sync source

In the same way, you can delete the files/folders that you don’t want to sync.