Rackspace Cloud Files Synchronization, and beyond..

Rackspace Cloud Files Synchronization, and beyond..

How to synchronize with Rackspace Cloud Files

How to synchronize with Rackspace Cloud Files

BestSync

How to setup a task to synchronize with Rackspace Cloud Files container?

Setup Task to sync Rackspace Cloud Files

1. Click explorer to select the local folder into the "Folder1" edit box.

2. Select the synchronization direction.

: One-way synchronize from Folder1 to Folder2.
: One-way synchronize from Folder2 to Folder1.
Two-way synchronization.

3. Click explorer to show the "Browse Folder" dialogbox to select the Container of Rackspace Cloud Files into the "Folder2" edit box.

(1). Select "Rackspace Cloud Files" in the "File Systems" list.

(2). Setup the parameters for connecting to the Rackspace Cloud Files server.

User Name: The Rackspace account.

Password: The password of the account.

Account Base: "US Base" or "UK Base".

Region: "Dallas (FW)" or "Chicago (ORD)".

Use http Proxy:

If the local computer is behind a firewall or NAT, usually the computer needs the proxy to connect to the Rackspace Cloud Files server.

If this option is checked at the first time, the "http Proxy" dialog box will be popped up for setup up the http proxy server.

Advanced...:

Setup the customized meta-data to the file that upload to the Rackspace Cloud Files.

(3). After set up the parameters above, press "Go" button to connect to the Rackspace Cloud Files server, and list the containers into the tree view.

The log window below the treeview logs all the commands sent to the Rackspace Cloud Files server, and responses from the Rackspace Cloud Files server. If the connection between BestSync and Rackspace Cloud Files server can not be established successfully, please check the log.

(4). Select the folder in the tree view.

(5). Click "OK"button to end the dialog box