Compare Files tool is intended to compare a set of two files properties and show you the comparison result on two lists.
To compare files please click on the Compare Selected Files button located at Main toolbar > Managers tab > Tools group > Tools menu
To start the compare select two files in two different File Browsers and click the Compare files button.
Begins the compare of two selected files.
The comparison result is shown on the list
Depending of the file types a variety of file properties will be shown.
Generally if properties are the same the both cells for source & destination file are painted in green color otherwise there are painted in red color.
If some property of first is not found in the second file then a cell will be painted in yellow color and should be disregarded.
On the left list the properties of the file from source File Browse are shown and on the right list from the second File Browser
In addition to compare properties of files you can compare theirs contents as well
To do so check this check mark. Please note that the contents comparison may take some time especially when files are huge.
Here below is a list of properties that may be shown if applicable:
Last Write Time
Executable Files Properties
Audio Files Properties
Video Files Properties