SyncBack Errors

Cannot get date and time of file
This error occurs when the file in question has an invalid last modification date & time. One way to resolve this problem is to touch the file (so its d...
Mon, 26 Nov, 2018 at 10:24 AM
The file could not be checked for changes
This error is given because the folder is both on the source/left and destination/right but only the contents of one of them could be scanned. Because of th...
Mon, 26 Nov, 2018 at 9:55 AM
Exception in RunTheProfile - the file exists
Internal Error (Exception in RunTheProfile: the file exists) This error can occur when running a profile and your temporary directory has a large number...
Fri, 23 Nov, 2018 at 10:20 AM
Exception in RunTheProfile - 112
Internal Error (Exception in RunTheProfile: I/O error 112) This error (I/O error 112) occurs when there is not enough free disk space. Check to make sure t...
Fri, 23 Nov, 2018 at 5:41 AM
The xxx file folder has been ignored
The xxx file has been ignored because it already exists as XXX, or The xxx folder has been ignored because it already exists as XXX SyncBack is not cas...
Fri, 23 Nov, 2018 at 5:10 AM
The shutdown and reboot command line parameters do not work
Windows requires that the user have the correct privilege (SE_SHUTDOWN_NAME) to be able to shutdown or reboot the computer. As an administrator you have...
Thu, 22 Nov, 2018 at 10:15 AM
Exit / Error Codes, e.g. 0xFFFFFF95
These error codes are listed in the SyncBack help file under the section Command Line Parameters. When running SyncBack from the command line, a batch f...
Fri, 5 Jul, 2019 at 7:32 AM
Deleted but not processed
This warning message appears in the log file when a file has been deleted (or an attempt to delete has been made) using parallel worker threads (see Number ...
Thu, 21 Jan, 2021 at 10:43 AM
Copied to source/destination but not processed
This warning message appears in the log file when a file has been copied (or an attempt to copy it has been made) using parallel worker threads but has not ...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 3:14 PM
Operation did not complete successfully because the file contains a virus or potentially unwanted software
SyncBack does not scan for viruses. The error is from Windows stating that it (or whichever 3rd party anti-virus you have installed) believes the file conta...
Sat, 20 Nov, 2021 at 3:13 PM