Setting Up Synchronisation in the HiDrive Software

Synchronisation keeps your files available online and up to date on your computer. The HiDrive software automatically compares both data sets to make sure the most current version is always chosen.


You have installed the HiDrive software on your computer.

Step-by-Step Instructions

  • Start the HiDrive software.
  • Log in with your HiDrive account details.
  • Click your way through the welcome pages.
  • On the last page, select Set Up Synchronisation.

Specify Your Settings, such as:

- The location to be synchronised
- Whether you want to synchronise the Public folder in addition to your private folders or if you only want to synchronise certain directories

Now begin the process by clicking on Set up synchronisation.

You have successfully set up synchronisation in the ###HIDIRVE### software.

To change the settings:

  • Right-click on the HiDrive icon in the Windows taskbar.
  • Select Settings from the menu.