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Files not synching between Linux and Windows

Saved some system information files on a Linux box running Linux Lite. Curious to see that they did not appear on the Windows PC.

Example of file.

sysreport-Friday-07-December-2018-08:43.html

 

Any comments welcome. Thanks.

 

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Super User II

Re: Files not synching between Linux and Windows

The colon in the file name is considered an illegal character on Windows systems, and Dropbox cannot sync files with illegal characters.

A list of incompatible characters can be found here:

You can check for all incompatible files and folders at the following URL:

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Super User II

Re: Files not synching between Linux and Windows

The colon in the file name is considered an illegal character on Windows systems, and Dropbox cannot sync files with illegal characters.

A list of incompatible characters can be found here:

You can check for all incompatible files and folders at the following URL:

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Re: Files not synching between Linux and Windows

Rich

Thanks for replying and for clarifying. I'll take note.

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