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fhugdownloads:contents:microsoft_skydrive [2018/10/11 15:19]
tatewise [Alternative method using Auto-save Update Folders option]
fhugdownloads:contents:microsoft_skydrive [2020/05/27 12:13] (current)
tatewise [Alternative method using Auto-save Update Folders option]
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   * Check the second PC has the files, and use **More Tasks > Project List > Choose Location for Projects** as above.   * Check the second PC has the files, and use **More Tasks > Project List > Choose Location for Projects** as above.
  
-==== Alternative method using Auto-save Update ​Folders option ====+==== Alternative method using Backup Important PC Folders option ==== 
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 +Although this method still moves files from the **Documents** folder to the **OneDrive\Documents** folder, the {{fh}} **File > Project Window > Location** does not need changing, because the default **Documents** path gets automatically redefined.
  
   * Run the **[[https://​onedrive.live.com/​about/​en-gb/​download/​|OneDrive]]** software on both PC, using the same **Microsoft Account** on both. **OneDrive** is preinstalled on **Windows 8/8.1/10**.   * Run the **[[https://​onedrive.live.com/​about/​en-gb/​download/​|OneDrive]]** software on both PC, using the same **Microsoft Account** on both. **OneDrive** is preinstalled on **Windows 8/8.1/10**.
-  * Use the **OneDrive > Settings > Auto-save** tab, **Update folders** button to synch the **Documents** folder. This includes all files, as well as all **Family Historian Projects**, so ensure the **OneDrive** storage space is not exceeded.+  * Use the **OneDrive > Settings > Back up** tab, **Manage back up** button to synch the **Documents** folder. This includes all files, as well as all **Family Historian Projects**, so ensure the **OneDrive** storage space is not exceeded. The **Desktop** and **Pictures** folder can be similarly managed.
   * Wait a while, which may be many hours if you have lots of large files in **Documents** or slow Internet connections.   * Wait a while, which may be many hours if you have lots of large files in **Documents** or slow Internet connections.
-  * Check the second PC has the files in the usual **Documents\Family Historian Projects** folder.+  * Check the second PC has the files in the **OneDrive\Documents\Family Historian Projects** folder.
  
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