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Compare Selected Files

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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.

You can compare files using File Manager or Multi File Manager

 

 

Compare

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

 

Compare Contents

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:

 

Disk Properties:

Total Size

Free Space

Name

Volume Label

Drive Format

Drive Type

Is Ready

Attributes

Created

Last Write Time

 

Folder Properties:

Created

Modified

Accessed

Attributes

 

File Properties:

Created

Modified

Accessed

Attributes        

 Size

 CRC32

 Hash

Shortcut Properties

Description

File Path

Working Directory

Arguments

Icon Path

Hot Key

 

Executable Files Properties

Product Version

Comments

Company Name

Internal Name

Language

Description

Copyright

Trademarks

 

Image Properties

 Width

Height

 

Audio Files Properties

Channel

Frequency

Duration

 

Video Files Properties

 Width

Height

Duration

 

Playlist Properties

Files

Author

Title

Description

Copyright

Created        

URL

Duration