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Version 2.6.1 (06-04-2014)
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with FolderSync locking up when choosing sync all.
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with custom Amazon S3 endpoint.
Version 2.6.0 (18-03-2014)
  • Bugfix: fixed UbuntuOne account creation.
  • Bugfix: fixed bug related to Wifi wakeup.
  • Bugfix: changed upload limit for Copy.com to 5GB.
  • Bugfix: fixed bug related to using remote/local file for conflict handling
Version 2.5.9 (13-02-2014)
  • Bugfix: fixed Bitcasa bugs.
Version 2.5.8 (11-02-2014)
  • Provider: added support for Bitcasa.
  • Feature: added option to only sync changed files since last sync.
  • Feature: added option to reset FolderPair.
  • Feature: added option for Amazon S3 custom endpoint and reduced redundancy.
  • Feature: added WebDAV SNI support on Android 4.2 and newer.
  • Translation: added Czech and Traditional Chinese.
  • Bugfix: fixed various minor bugs.
Version 2.5.6 (16-12-2013)
  • Bugfix: fixed error when trying to sync Dropbox root folder.
  • Bugfix: fixed connection issue with some WebDAV servers.
Version 2.5.5 (10-12-2013)
  • GUI: update look of sync log.
  • Translation:add Korean.
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with trailing space in folder name for Samba.
  • Bugfix: filters now copied when copying folderpair.
  • Bugfix: lots of other bugfixes...
Version 2.5.4 (20-10-2013)
  • Feature: added right drawer menu with file manager shortcuts to folders, accounts and favorites.
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with syncing changes in root files, which didn't always happen in case of conflict.
Version 2.5.3 (17-10-2013)
  • Translation: added Simplified Chinese.
  • Bugfix: fixed encryption issue on some 4.x devices.
  • Bugfix: fixed various crashes.
  • Bugfix: removed need for SUPER_USER permission.
  • Bugfix: fixed yet other root issues.
Version 2.5.2 (12-10-2013)
  • Feature: option to disable stack notifications.
  • Bugfix: fixed various crashes.
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with account/folderpair selection.
  • Bugfix: fixed obscure issue with root access.
Version 2.5.1 (07-10-2013)
  • Bugfix: fixed legacy Google Docs support. Please re-authenticate accounts.
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with overlapping check box text.
  • Bugfix: fixed crash when saving sync filter in portrait mode.
Version 2.5.0 (07-10-2013)
  • GUI: using drawer pattern for main navigation.
  • GUI: new layout for most activities.
  • Feature: added new sync engine. To try it out enable it in settings under beta features.
  • Feature: root access now has to be enabled in beta settings (read only). Enable if you need to sync root files.
  • Feature: using stack notification feature on device that supports it.
  • Feature: some SMB and WebDAV servers now searchable using Bonjour protocol.
  • Provider: added Copy.com.
  • Provider: added various WebDAV supported providers as selectable account types.
  • Bugfix: Fixed broken Google Drive. Please re-authenticate account.
  • Bugfix: totally removed AdMob references from full version and many more...
Version 2.4.8 (07-03-2013)
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with local changes not being synced (again).
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with detecting Wimax as 4G.
Version 2.4.7 (12-02-2013)
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with local changes not being detected on some devices.
  • Bugfix: instant sync causes instability for some, when watching many folders for changes. New option on setting page must be enabled, if instant sync should watch subfolders.
  • Provider: added Dump Truck.
Version 2.4.6 (30-01-2013)
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with SFTP corrupted transfers.
  • Bugfix: fixed more issues with Box.
  • Bugfix: fixed issue with syncing changes when md5 check enabled.
  • Bugfix: fixed "share to" support, so it works for folders.
Version 2.4.5 (26-01-2013)
  • Bugfix: fixed Box bad request error.
Version 2.4.4 (24-01-2013)
  • Bugfix: fixed adding shortcuts which was broken on some devices.
Version 2.4.3 (24-01-2013)
  • Improvement: "quick sync" button in folderpair list.
  • Improvement: select file/account/log items by clicking on left icon.
  • Feature: shortcut options for favorites and windows.
  • Bugfix: pincode issues resolved (hopefully).
  • Bugfix: old SFTP library back, since new one didn't work for all.
  • Bugfix: fixed SSL/limit error on upload to Box.
Version 2.4.2 (23-01-2013)
  • Bugfix: unset pincode setting because of upgrade issues. Please reconfigure it.
Version 2.4.1 (22-01-2013)
  • Bugfix: issue with listing files on some FTP servers fixed.
Version 2.4.0 (21-01-2013)
  • Improvement: using new Box V2 API. Please re-authenticate your Box accounts
  • Improvement: revamped help section.
  • Improvement: sync type icon on folderpair list.
  • Feature: new options for FolderPair: retry on fail, 2G.
  • Feature: new general settings: pin code timeout, sync log retention count, free space threshold.
  • Feature: experimental option to stream remote media files to player of your choice. VLC recommended for video.
  • Feature: FolderSync can now be used as a file picker for other apps.
  • Bugfix: reading some root folders fixed.
  • Bugfix: issue with large file upload to Dropbox fixed.
  • Bugfix: db backup/restore on 4.2 with multi-user enabled fixed.

Version 2.3.1 (19-12-2012)

  • Support for zip archives in file manager.
  • Auto-purge of logs when more than 250.
  • Option to disable sync when roaming (default: disabled).
  • Notifications can now be configured for each folderpair (default: none).
  • Fixed issue with Box login.
  • No longer warning when leaving edit screens when no changes have been made.
  • Fixed issues with instant sync triggering.
  • Other minor bug fixes and optimizations.

Version 2.3.0 (01-12-2012)

  • Fixed issues on some devices with new sync log view.

Version 2.2.9 (01-12-2012)

  • Fixed issue with wifi SSID name on Jelly Bean 4.2.
  • WebDAV uploads to IIS fixed.
  • Files/folders excluded by filters no longer trigger instant sync.
  • Updated Dropbox to use OAuth1.0.
  • Splash screen and minor GUI optimizations.
  • Sync log screen redesigned.
Version 2.2.8 (15-11-2012)
  • Now works on Jelly Bean 4.2. Please recreate account if you still have problems.
  • Fixed issue with upload on some WebDAV servers.
Version 2.2.7 (04-11-2012)
  • Fixed issue with pausing in uploads when using WebDAV.
  • Fixed issue with empty folders.
  • Fixed SugarSync issue.
Version 2.2.6 (25-10-2012)
  • Fixed share to function.
Version 2.2.5 (24-10-2012)
  • Fixed shortcuts not working.
  • Fixed issue with HTTPS upload on Android 2.3.3 and older.
  • Fixed other minor issues.
Version 2.2.4 (21-10-2012)
  • Experimental read-only support for protected file system - requires root.
  • Fixed issue with uploading empty files to Dropbox.
  • Fixed issue with single quotes in Google Drive file names.
  • Increased timeout for Google Drive file listings.
Version 2.2.3 (07-10-2012)
  • Fixed issue with Google Drive timestamps.
  • Fixed FTP upload issues.
  • Enabled upload of large files to Dropbox.
  • Fixed issue with detecting battery state.
Version 2.2.2 (02-10-2012)
  • Added fix to alleviate problems with reaching Google Drive quota limit.
  • Fixed so more than 100 files can be shown in Google Drive folder.
  • Added fast scroll to listviews.
  • Added Japanese translation.
Version 2.2.1 (01-10-2012)
  • Fixes some issues with Google Drive.
Version 2.2.0 (30-09-2012)
  • SendTo feature - FolderSync can now be used as a send to target.
  • New Google Drive API - please re-authenticate accounts and reselect folderpair folders.
  • New dashboard + select default startup screen in settings.
  • SkyDrive limitations removed in regards to file types and image re-sizing.
  • New icons and other minor improvements to file manager. Favorites will have to be recreated - sorry.
  • Many other bug fixes.
Version 2.1.9 (10-07-2012)
  • Fixed some crashes.
  • Fixed issue with Tasker.
Version 2.1.8 (30-06-2012)
  • Should now work with Jelly Bean 4.1.
  • Fixed minor issues with Google Drive sync.
Version 2.1.7 (24-06-2012)
  • Fixed issue some people had with creating new folders in sync.
Version 2.1.6 (23-06-2012)
  • Bugfix release. 
  • Fixed import of old databases (for some).
  • Fixed some issues with canceling sync.
  • Other minor stuff fixed.
  • Dutch language added.

Version 2.1.5 (19-06-2012)

  • Fix crashes. Sorry for all the updates.

Version 2.1.4 (19-06-2012)

  • Fixes Amazon S3 sync.

Version 2.1.3 (19-06-2012)

  • Fixes syncfilters.

Version 2.1.2 (18-06-2012)

  • Bugfix release.
  • Option to disable filesize check.
  • Fixed Dropbox authentication for HTC devices.
  • Various FC errors fixed.
  • Fixed problem with connection to some WebDAV servers.
  • Remote thumbnails for SkyDrive and Google Drive.
  • Notification on completion of sync.
Version 2.1.1 (12-06-2012):
  • Bugfix release.
  • Should fix various crashes and issue with synclog window.
Version 2.1.0 (11-06-2012):
  • Totally new design - optimized for tablets. Hope you like it.
  • Lite version now allows two accounts.
  • Favorites and transfer queuing in file manager.
  • Possible to share and mediascan files in file manager.
  • New sync option - create timestamped backup folder on each sync.
  • New languages: Hungarian, Italian and Swedish.
  • And lots of other new stuff and bugfixes...
Version 2.0.4 (15-03-2012):
  • Fixed issue with lite version on ICS devices.
  • Fixed upload problem to Ubuntu One.
  • Fixed issue with setting modification time when uploading files using FTP legacy option.
Version 2.0.3 (12-03-2012):
  • Fixed issue with force close on sync.
  • You now get asked if you want to ignore connection state on manual sync of folderpair.
Version 2.0.2 (10-03-2012):
  • Fixed issues with multiple syncs if instant sync turned on.
  • Instant sync service now only runs if it is enabled for a folderpair.
  • Sync log displays file names again.
  • Clicking notification will take you to synclog window.
Version 2.0.1 (04-03-2012):
  • Fixed 2-step authentication for Google Docs account.
  • Added option to disable auto-backup of database.
  • Manual sync on single folderpair will now ignore network and charging state (so beware).
  • If sync is not allowed when instant sync change is detected, sync will start later (if scheduled sync is not disabled in FolderSync settings).
Version 2.0.0 (03-03-2012):
  • Google Docs support (experimental).
  • Support for instant sync on local changes in full version (experimental - use with care).
  • Added new Amazon S3 regions.
  • Added automated daily backup of FolderSync DB.
  • Added option to copy folderpair/syncfilter and edit as new.
  • Disabled statusbar notifications for transfers as they cause some devices to crash.
  • Fixed some issues with FTP/SFTP - please use new legacy option if you experience problems.
  • Fixed issues with flickering and creating folderpairs on some Android 4.0 devices.
  •  French translation added.
Version 1.9.8 (30-01-2012):
  • Fixed issue with SkyDrive.
  • Added alternative implementations for FTPS/FTPES for compatibility reasons.
Version 1.9.7 (15-01-2012)
  • Fixed issue with Amazon S3 account creation.
  • Added option to use alternative FTP implementation (FTPv2).
  • Made all SkyDrive folders selectable in folderpair.
Version 1.9.6 (10-01-2012)
  • Fixed setting modified time for SFTP/FTP (if supported).
  • Added option to use local or remote file in case of conflicting changes to a file.
Version 1.9.5 (09-01-2012)
  • Fixed custom ports for SFTP/FTP.
Version 1.9.4 (08-01-2012)
  • Allowed selection of a SugarSync shared folder in a folderpair.
  • Fixed detection of 4G WiMaX connection type.
  • Fixed error on creation of WebDAV folder.
  • Fixed uploading files with special names to BOX.
  • Fixed issues with FTP syncing.
  • New SFTP library with speed improvement.
  • Fixed retrieving large folders for SkyDrive.
Version 1.9.3 (04-01-2012)
  • UbuntuOne authentication for new accounts fixed.
Version 1.9.2 (03-01-2012)
  • Fixed issue with SugarSync folders containing more than 500 items.
  • Fixed issue with refreshing Auth token for SkyDrive and added Auth workaround for 2.1 devices.
  • Fixed issue with FTP syncing.
  • If connection drops during a sync there is now a grace period for re-connection to occur.
Version 1.9.1 (30-12-2011)
  • Fixed bug when syncing for FTP servers that doesn't return modification timestamp for files.
  • Fixed issue with editing sync filter.
Version 1.9.0 (29-12-2011)
  • SkyDrive support. Refer to FAQ before using, because it has some API limitations.
  • Support for mirroring of folder deletions.
  • New/changed folderpair options for conflict handling in the case both a local and remote file has changed.
  • Allowed SSID's should now be separated by comma instead of space.
  • Sync will now abort if low free space on SD card.
  • Polish language added. German language updated
Version 1.8.0 (12-12-2011)
  • Now using official Box.net API. Note: Users will have to re-authenticate Box.net accounts and reselect folderpair folders.
  • Fixed potential issues with slow wifi wakeup. Try disabling full wake-lock setting if you use that too see if sync works without it.
  • Support for anonymous mode for FTP/SMB and active mode for FTP.
  • Using new FTP library, FTPS unchanged (check your encoding setting - default is UTF-8).
  • Support for Amazon S3 Server Side Encryption.
  • Option to use MD5 checksum for local file comparison (use with care as it will use extra CPU).
  • Option to enter allowable WiFi SSID's for a folderpair.
  • Spanish language added.
Version 1.7.4 (03-12-2011)
  • Added log collection feature for support purposes. 
  • Added monthly sync interval.
  •  Fixed FC's on about screen and timeout issues with WebDAV.
Version 1.7.3 (29-11-2011)
  • Fixed Dropbox authentication issue on some devices.
Version 1.7.2 (28-11-2011)
  • Opening files bug fixed. 
  • Now also possible to create UbuntuOne account on tablets.
  • Incresed timeouts for WebDAV connections. 
  • Slovak/Czech language added. 
Version 1.7.1 (21-11-2011)
  • Fixed issue with WakeLock and special characters in filenames (WebDAV). 
  • Added possibility to choose language. 
  • Russian language added.
  • Option to lock app with pin code on start/resume - experimental, so don't forget your code if you use this!
Version1.7.0 (17-11-2011)
  • Support for Ubuntu One (beta). 
  • Home screen shortcuts to folderpair syncs. 
  • Full wakelock option for devices that doesn't wake on scheduled syncs.
  • Fixed datetime showing to match device settings. 
  • Sorting options in file manager.
  • Language support added: German, Danish - more coming. 
Version 1.6.6 (02-11-2011)
  • Fixed issue with Dropbox.
Version 1.6.5 (02-11-2011)
  • Fixed selection of remote Dropbox folder in folderpair.
Version 1.6.4 (02-11-2011)
  • Hotfix for Android 2.1/2.2 devices.
Version 1.6.3 (01-11-2011)
  • Removed need for log data permission since that seemed unpopular. 
  • Hopefully fixed issues with connection type detection. 
  • Added new filter: file age. 
  • Added support for S3 Client Side Encryption (experimental).
  • Fixed issues with file manager on HoneyComb. 
  • Better performance in file manager. 
  • New WebDAV engine. 
  • Other small bugfixes.
Version 1.6.2 (18-10-2011):
  • Fixed issues with synclog update, Dropbox authentication in lite version and SMB syncing.
Version 1.6.1  (released 17-10-2011)
  • Fixed issues with Tasker.
  • Fixed bug that occurred when syncing FTP/SFTP root folder.
Version 1.6.0  (released 16-10-2011)
  • Added Tasker/Locale support (experimental). 
  • Added update notification on new version. 
  • Added Box.net support using WebDAV.
  • Now using new AmazonS3 API, and OAuth authentication for Dropbox. 
  • Fixed widget and status page updates and other minor issues.
Version 1.5.1 (released 12-10-2011)
  • Seems like a couple of serious bugs made it's way into 1.5.0. This should hopefully fix them.
Version 1.5.0 (released 11-10-2011)
  • Added support for sync filters (beta). 
  • Fixed issue with SugarSync not working for some. 
  • Added Workspaces support to SugarSync so devices are viewable (note that some devicetypes can not be accessed using the public API).
  • Added option to rescan media library after sync. 
  • DateTime for files now being shown according to phone locale setting. Added support for NetDocuments.
Version 1.4.8 (released 28-09-2011)
  • Fixed issue with sync failing on some FTP and WebDAV servers. 
  • Made it possible to disable usage of temp-file scheme when transfering files, and to disable file size validation (caused problems for some WebDAV providers). 
Version 1.4.7 (released 26-09-2011)
  • Minor bugfix release.
  • Issues with syncing to some WebDAV servers fixed. 
  • Problem with usage of self-signed certificate fixed. 
Version 1.4.6 (released 25-09-2011)
  • Minor bugfix release.
  • Fixed issue with local files not syncing in some cases when changed and it is now possible to select windows share as sync folder. 
Version 1.4.5 
(released 22-09-2011):

  • Bugfix release.
  • Lots of bugs fixed - too many to list here. 
  • Hopefully fixed issue with resyncing files. 
  • Temp-file scheme now used for transfers. 
  • Added support for SFTP keyfile password. 
  • Added some options to filemanager (hide hidden files, select all). 
  • Icon in synclog now different if sync has transferred files.
Version 1.4.0 
(released 16-08-2011):

  • Added support for SugarSync (experimental) and fixed support for SFTP/FTPS and WebDAVs. SugarSync currently supports Magic Briefcase and Web Archive folders only.
  • Possible to select root folder for sync.
  •  Support for private key authentication with SFTP. 
  • Hopefully fixed some FC issues. :-)

Version 1.3.6 (03-08-2011):
  • Added support for FTPS. Fixed an error with validating SMB account. 
  • Added first draft a one-click sync widget - same functionality as Sync now button in app.
Version 1.3.5 (released 02-08-2011):
  • Added mirroring of deletes for two-way sync and option to delete files at source after one-way sync (experimental - use with care).
  • Added support for FTP/STFP/WebDAV (experimental/possibly slow). 
  • Added new sync status screen with info about current sync. 
  • More detailed sync log now also viewable. 
  • Fixed issue with some people not being able to select SD card folder. 
  • Added options to sync every 5, 15 and 30 minutes. 
  • Added option to only sync while charging.
  • Lots of other minor bugfixes.

Version 1.3.2 (released 05-07-2011):
  • Fixed some minor connectivity related issues.

Version 1.3.1 (released 05-07-2011):
  • Fixed problem with database upgrade.

Version 1.3.0 (released 04-07-2011):

  • Added option to sync to and from windows shares (Samba/CIFS).
  • New advanced schedule for more fine grained control of sync times.
  • New settings panel with options for disabling notifications etc.
  • Fixed bug that could sometimes result in FolderSync using 3G connection if WiFi was disconnected.
Version 1.2.3 (released 22-06-2011):
  • Lots of small bugfixes and GUI optimizations.
  • Fixed an issue regarding wifi lock - could potentially help some users that have experienced failed syncs while device was sleeping.
  • Fixed issue with copying single files in file manager - now also possible to select multiple files/folders for bulk operations.
Version 1.2.2 (released 20-06-2011):
  • Minor bugfixes and GUI related corrections.
Version 1.2.0 (released 19-06-2011):
  • FileManager added - still somewhat experimental. 
  • New dashboard GUI. 
  • Now possible to delete missing target files in one way sync instead of deleting entire target folder.
  • Sync optimized and lots of small bugfixes.
Version 1.1.2 (released 08-06-2011):

  • Fixed forceclose bug on FolderPair screen when selecting local folder before account was selected.
Version 1.1.1 (released 08-06-2011):
  • Minor update. Added support for syncing to and from Amazon S3 bucket subfolders - still experimental. 
  • Added SD card shortcuts in local folder browser for alternative SD card locations if present (Cyanogenmod and Samsung Galaxy etc.).
Version 1.1.0 (released 04-06-2011):
  • Support for Amazon S3 syncing - this is experimental at this stage, so use with care. 
  • Two-way sync now available. 
  • Fully reworked sync engine - the previous one was a bit buggy. 
  • Backup/restore of database now possible.
  •  Fixed an error related to folderpairs if attached account had been deleted.
Version 1.0.3 (released 01-06-2011):
  • Added dashboard to be shown at startup. 
  • Made it possible to view sync history log to check for errors.
  • Improved sync engine. Fixed some error that made file from Dropbox not sync properly - thank you Jacob.
Version 1.0.2 (released 28-05-2011):
  • Fixed a bug that caused sync to Dropbox not to work for some people. 
  • Fixed it so it no longer possible to save an unvalidated account. 
  • Nicer looking icons.
Version 1.0.1 (released 26-05-2011):
  • This is the first version of FolderSync. Enables simple syncing of folders between an Android phone and Dropbox.