Main page
[SOLUTIONS] [DOWNLOAD] [ORDERING] [SUPPORT] [PRESS] [PARTNERS] [TESTIMONIALS] [ABOUT US]

Compare two folders. Example.

In this example we are going to compare two folders. Some files in folders were deleted, some were changed, also, we created some new files. This example shows how you can use Compare PDF and analyze modifications.

Run folder comparison

First we should run folder comparison. Follow step-by-step instruction on how to compare two files.

Compare Folders

Below is the report of folder comparison. Learn more about folder comparison options.

 

Common information

With Compare PDF you can quickly learn some common information about found modifications.

Status bar shows the number of new (blue color), modified (green color), and deleted (red color) files. Status bar shows the number of new (blue color), modified (green color), and deleted (red color) files. 

With Compare PDF you can quickly learn some common information about found modifications.
With Compare PDF you can quickly learn some common information about found modifications.

 

This information is also represented on Info Panel of Compare PDF.

As you can see on the info panel:

The number of new files is 3, the number of deleted files is 2, and the number of modified files is 1.

Folder Tree Information

 

Files "fsa_manual2.pdf" and "fsa_manual3.pdf" were created in folder "Manuals".Some files were added

Files "fsa_manual2.pdf" and "fsa_manual3.pdf" were created in folder "Manuals".

 

In this case folder has In this case folder has  icon (some new files appeared in this folder). icon (some new files appeared in this folder). 

And new files has And new files has  icon. icon.

 

 

 

 

 

Files "Compare PDF Online Solutions Industry" and "Compare PDF Online Solutions" were deleted from folder "Web-Site"Some files were removed

Files "Compare PDF Online Solutions Industry" and "Compare PDF Online Solutions" were deleted from folder "Web-Site"

 

In this case folder has In this case folder has  icon (some files were deleted). icon (some files were deleted). 

Deleted files has Deleted files has  icon. icon.

 

 

 

File "Sample Compare Document 1_0" in Press Releases folder was modified. Some files were modified

File "Sample Compare Document 1_0" in Press Releases folder was modified. 

Compare PDF marks the folder with modified file with green color: Compare PDF marks the folder with modified file with green color.

Modified file marks with Modified file marks with  icon. icon.

 

 

Comparing two files

When comparing folders, you can select two modified files and compare them. In our sample we can double click on file with "modified" icon to start file comparison. 

 

 

Generating report

Now you can generate comparative report. Select necessary option in Reports menu. Now you can generate comparative report. Select necessary option in Reports menu. 

Please, note: the advanced report is the most informative as it contains details of changes of all files in folders, but it may take much time to generate this type of report.

 

 

Be the first to hear about new Compare PDF features

Sign up for the free Compare PDF  email newsletter. Enter your email address below, and then click the Subscribe button. Your email address will be kept confidential, and we will use it only to send you our newsletter. 

Email

 

 

 

Made in Devoler

Copyright © 2000-2019 AKS-Labs. All rights reserved.