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Windows 7: Exclude $RECYCLE.BIN from Offline Files?

16 Jan 2014   #1
nigelmercier

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
Exclude $RECYCLE.BIN from Offline Files?

I've got a shared drive on my PC, and I'm trying to sync it using Offline Files. The process keeps failing because of the Recycle Bin file, $RECYCLE.BIN. Normal folders on other drives sync fine.

Does anyone know how to exclude $RECYCLE.BIN from Offline Files?


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24 Jan 2014   #2
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

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25 Jan 2014   #3
nigelmercier

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Thanks, but the answer to that question was a typical reply by TechNet staff, totally useless.
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25 Jan 2014   #4
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

It seems offline exclusion(Files Not Cached) totally works by file extension. Since files in the recycle bin keep their extensions I don't see how to get around it.
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