In this post, I was trying to solve why some files didn’t appear to be synchronising after I moved them. Well I’ve found the reason which is a real gotcha! I was wondering why some icons were brown like this:
This is a BIG clue that your Seadrive folder has changed. Unbeknown to me, when you resync an account in Seadrive, it creates a completely new folder structure:
I use Windows folder redirection to map Documents, Desktop etc. to my Seafile folder. So I’ve been merrily updating the wrong documents but fortunately for only two days.
I think a BIG warning should be displayed when you resync Seadrive that the folder has changed…