Release Notes of Layer2 File Pal

Layer2 File Pal is your intuitive and easy solution for file synchronization. Sync your documents bidirectional and enable your business flexibility, productivity and collaboration by making your documents available from anywhere and at any time. You can subscribe to the RSS feed (works best with Firefox) to stay up-to-date in Firefox or NewsFlow. If you have questions or issues, please contact [email protected] directly.

Release Notes - Layer2 File Pal
V1.8.0.0 (01/2023)


  • There is a connection option now to disable or enable deletions during the synchronization.
    When a new connection is created, deletions are initially disabled.
  • It is now possible to see which files are skipped due to an error and what the error was.
  • When providing a Sharing Link for a Teams connection which points to a file, a validation message is shown which states that a folder is expected.


  • Dates and times are now displayed in an easier to read format. (i.e. 2 minutes ago).
  • During a synchronization, activity is now indicated by a pulse animation.
  • The risk of being throttled by SharePoint has been reduced by adjusting the batch size for read operations.


  • Creating a new SharePoint connection and navigating back by using the top arrow, caused an error.
  • In some cases url's contained unexpected % characters.

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