Windows - desktop.ini

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PetroDataSync
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Windows - desktop.ini

Post by PetroDataSync » Sat Jun 27, 2015 6:00 pm

I've search to see if anyone else experiencing this issue, but could not find anything. My problem is that when I copy a folder from my desktop to my web servers, SmartFTP is also copying a hidden desktop.ini file. How can I prevent this from happening?

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Re: Windows - desktop.ini

Post by mb » Sat Jun 27, 2015 9:35 pm

You can add desktop.ini to the transfer filters in the favorite properties. Use this query:
NOT (System.FileName:="desktop.ini")
 
Maybe you can also delete the desktop.ini in the desktop's subfolders because it is most likely not necessary.
Last edited by mb on Sat Jun 27, 2015 9:36 pm, edited 1 time in total.

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