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  1. Add a progress bar (UI improvement)

    Hi! Your great software is missing a real color coded progress bar. Now it's hard to see the gray percent number of completion - would be nice to have an option (and this should be an option only) to enable progress bar.
    Thanks!

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    • Add ability to send notifications

      Send email report after completion

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      • Ignore file modification date differences up to two seconds

        https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/oldnewthing/20140903-00/?p=83/

        EchoSync keeps syncing the same dirs because all the files are 2 seconds shifted-up.

        So bad .... makes EchoSync useless

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          Echosync has already a setting to round timestamp: the FileTimeStampDigitsTolerance setting with a default value to 7.

          This means that milliseconds are ignored when comparing the timestamp of the last modification of the files. But you can not add more tolerance unless you take the risk that modified files are not taken into account for synchronization. Using a file system with a 2-second date resolution like FAT, created in 1977, should not be encouraged. I recommend to use use more modern file system like exFAT or NTFS for your USB keys.

          634417492467554589 == 12:07:26:755 <— 0 MIN
          634417492467554650 == 12:07:26:755
          634417492467554300 == 12:07:26:755
          34417492467554000 == 12:07:26:755
          34417492467550000 == 12:07:26:755
          634417492467500000 == 12:07:26:750
          634417492467000000 == 12:07:26:700
          634417492460000000 == 12:07:26:000 <— 7 MAX
          634417492400000000 == 12:07:20:000
          634417492000000000 == 12:06:40:000

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            • actions before beginning syncing and after finishing syncing

              Please install free configurable actions before beginning syncing and after finishing syncing, e.g. like Cobian Backup 11 from Luis Cobian.
              This is e.g. very important for sending informations about Echosync status to the clients.
              Echosync ist very quick and great - an ideal possibility for managing a standby server.
              Thank you very much, best regards
              Franz

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