Synchronize Local File Sytem

With Layer2 File Pal, you can seamlessly synchronize your Local File System with other external file systems, without writing a single line of code. Discover how this integration works and unlock the benefits and features of our powerful file sync tool. Learn on this page how it works. 


Whether you need to sync files with cloud storage services, SharePoint, or other file storages, Layer2 File Pal has got you covered. By leveraging Layer2 File Pal, you can ensure that your files are always up to date and consistent across all connected systems. Changes made locally are automatically propagated to the connected file systems, ensuring seamless collaboration and data integrity.


What sets Layer2 File Pal apart is its user-friendly approach. You don't need any coding skills to set up and configure the synchronization process. With just a few simple steps, you can establish a reliable and secure connection between your local file system and the target system of your choice.


We invite you to test our tool for free. Take advantage of this opportunity and see how our file sync tool can streamline your data management processes. Don't let file synchronization become a complex and time-consuming task. Discover the simplicity and efficiency of Layer2 File Pal today and revolutionize the way you manage your files across different systems.




In order to connect your File System, you should follow the next steps.

1. Create a new connection WITH your Local File System

Open your Layer2 File Pal and click NEW CONNECTION.


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2. Give Your connection a Name and choose A Local File System

Choose your first system (Local File System, on the left side of your screen). You can enable/disable background synchronization and deletions here (top right). If it is activated, files deleted on one side will also be deleted on the other side. 


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3. Find Your Local File System 

Click the three dots and search for the folder that you want to synchronize.


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4. Choose The Folder you want to sync

When you have found the folder in the window that just opened, select it.


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5. Confirm your selected Folder

If the correct File Path is displayed, confirm by clicking DONE.  


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On the right side of your screen you can choose the system you want to sync to your Local File System. Pick and configure the system and click DONE. Here is your connection!


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Safe & Secure

You maintain full control over your data. Layer2 File Pal uses default protocols for authentication and data transfer like OAuth and https. It runs on your servers and we do not collect any information about the data you are syncing.


Connectors for all common file systems

Synchronize one time, manually or automatically! Layer2 File Pal comes with 10+ connectors for all common file systems like Windows File Server, SharePoint, Teams, Azure Files, FTP, Google, Dropbox, ... And we'll continue to add more systems. 


Easy & cost effective

Register, download, setup, connect, sync – done! No hidden costs or content limitations: sync as many files or gigabytes as you need! Create multiple connections for departments, use cases or external systems. Everything included in your annual subscription.


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No more moving or copying files by hand. Layer2 File Pal is a revolutionary solution that enables seamless connection of file systems, without content limitations from our tool. Whether you need manual or automatic synchronization, one-way or bi-directional file sync. By integrating various file storages, Layer2 File Pal allows you to effortlessly handle any file sync requirement using a single product. Forget about the job of manually copying files - changes made in one system are automatically transferred to the connected system. Discover the power of Layer2 File Pal and unlock efficient file management.



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