Installing Rsync on Windows

Follow these simple instructions to install Rsync on Windows.

1. Download the cwrsync client  here:http://www.itefix.no/i2/node/10650

2. Install the cwrsync client

3. Add cwrsync to your windows environment variables. Create a user variable called PATH (if you do not have it already), and a the path to your cwrsync.exe file.

4.  The pull up your cmd then you should be able to run rsync from anywhere


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  1. It might be worth checking out yintersync if you are rsyncing only windows machines http://www.yinter.net

    Uses the standard cygwin rsync but adds reporting, shadow copy support, administration consol etc.