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Jeffrey C Hawkins, Michael Albanese: Extendible method and apparatus for synchronizing files on two different computer systems. 3COM Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, March 16, 1999: US05884323 (447 worldwide citation)

Many users of handheld computer systems maintain databases on the handheld computer systems. To share the information, it is desirable to have a simple method of sharing the information with personal computer systems. An easy to use extendible file synchronization system is introduced for sharing in ...


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Dwayne A Carson: Method and apparatus for synchronizing files. Microcom Systems, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo P C, November 2, 1999: US05978805 (149 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus is disclosed for synchronizing files stored in memory of two remotely located systems. The system can generate a copy of a source file at the destination location without transferring all the data of the source file. The destination location includes a reference file that can ...