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Copy Changed Files tool

Created: 07 Feb 2012
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Need to copy large folders form one network folder to another location? Here a nice tool that compare files and folders and copy only changed files.

The tool called Copy Changed Files has a a simple interface to copy files from one location to another using using filters or comparison criteria based on date and time or binary compare option.

Main Features

  • Copy changed files only
  • Binary comparison of files using a database of file hashes.
  • Save last run time, for incremental backup of changed files only
  • Multi threaded
  • Append current date to destination directory or file for easy version maintenance
  • Set from directory
  • Set to directory
  • Set the from date, to scan for files changed after that date
  • Compare date AND time
  • Maintain directory structure in destination directory
  • Exclude files from copying, ex. thumbs.db

Program name and version:
Copy Changed Files


  • Symantec Workspace Virtualization v6.x  or greater

How to install:

  1. Download and Unzip the attached ZIP file to a temp folder
  2. Open SWV Admin and Import XPF file to create the Virtual Application Layer

Supported OS Platforms : 
Microsoft Windows 2000/2003/2008/XP/Vista/7

License : Freeware

Link : Copy changed files