Elementary OS FreeFileSync Installation Guide
You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Latest FreeFileSync in Elementary OS 64-bit GNU/Linux.
And FreeFileSync for Elementary OS is a Folder Comparison and Synchronization Software that Creates and Manages Backup Copies of all your Important Files.
Furthermore, this guide includes instructions on How to Getting-Started with FreeFileSync Modeling on Elementary OS Linux.
Finally, here is presented a System-Wide Setup that Requires the SuperUser Privileges, for a Local One simply Put stuff into a Local Path.
Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
Download FreeFileSync for Elementary OS GNU/LinuxFreeFileSync Elementary OS
If possible Select directly “Open with Archive Manager”!
The Ubuntu or Debian Release will Works also on others GNU/Linux Systems.
Then Extract into /tmp Directory
If it does Not Open automatically then Double-Click on File Manager.
Or from Command Line:
tar xvzf ~/Downloads/FreeFileSync*.tar.gz -C /tmp/
Next Relocate FreeFileSync
sudo mv /tmp/FreeFileSync* /opt/FreeFileSync
Set the SuperUser as Owner with:
sudo chown -R root:root /opt/FreeFileSync
Again Make a SymLink for Easy Launching
sudo ln -s /opt/FreeFileSync/FreeFileSync /usr/local/bin/FreeFileSync
Finally, Launch & Enjoy FreeFileSync ;)
From Shell with:
Create a Custom App Launcher on MenuHow Launcher for Menu
How to Getting-Started with FreeFileSync SoftwareFreeFileSync Quick Start Guide
So Now I’m truly Happy if My Guide could Help You to Install FreeFileSync in Elementary OS!