ExpanDrive Feature Requests

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  1. Client based transparent file encryption

    Optional transparent encryption of files when read/write occurs to connected storage.

    I'd really like to see this capability and would purchase several licenses for enterprise users.

    Expandrive and Strongsync cover transport encryption but we also need to ensure the endpoint is encrypted and not by the endpoint itself.

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  2. Add Synology Cloud Station support and attract a whole new user base.

    There are thousands of potential new Expandrive users out there if only they could connect to Synology's Cloud Station. It would help existing Expandrive users too I'm quite positive. Well...let the votes tell...

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  3. show changes in real time

    ExpanDrive 4 seems to be more aggressive in caching than ExpanDrive 3, at least for SFTP connections.

    I frequently mount a disk from a local VM (created with VirtualBox). When I create or delete a file or directory on the ExpanDrive mounted disk, this change is immediately visible on the remote location.

    When I create or delete a file or directory on the VM (on the 'remote' location), ideally I also want this change would immediately be shown in the ExpanDrive mounted disk. This is not the case.

    Here is the behaviour I've experienced:
    * With ExpanDrive 3 the change…

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  4. strongsync - Folder sync location Sync

    Allow to change the default sync folder, or even better, allow for multiple locations to sync from.

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  5. Cloud storage/sync for configured drives

    I want some way of storing configured drives online, such than when I've setup 10 drives on machine A, I can simply install ExpandDrive on machine B, C and D and have access to the same drives.

    Least effort method: let me configure my drives via a text file (perhaps encrypted to protect passwords), make the path configurable and accept URLs.

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  6. Skip files that fail

    Mostly using oneDrive it gets stuck while transferring files.

    This is ofc an error by itself, but i blame microsoft for this. however, instead of just keep trying to upload this file. skip and go to the next one, and then maybe go back and try again later. This way i don't have to babysit it when i have to upload bit amounts of data.

    Maybe also, in relation. make a nice interface to handle thees errors, because mostly the files it cannot transfer i don't need anyway and it's tedious to go to the log to figure out which…

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  7. Support Amazon Glacier

    It would be great if ExpanDrive would work as an Amazon Glacier client. Any possibility of that?

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  8. support nfs

    Hi,
    Why can use expandrive to access using Network File System?

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  10. Integrate Moint Points under Windows7 - instead of Drive letter

    If you have several USB-Sticks, Google Drives and WebDav Share connected, you are running out of Drive Letters. So it would be a real good idea to use a Directory as an Mount Point - instead of Drive Letters ...

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  11. Service-specific drive icons

    A Google icon for Google Drive, a Box icon for a Box drive, etc. Would make them easier to recognize for me.

    50 votes
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  12. Support for JottaCloud - https://www.jottacloud.com/

    I would love support for the Norwegian cloud storage service JottaCloud. They offer 5 Gb fro free and unlimited storage for €7,50/month.

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  13. Support backup systems such as Backblaze, CrashPlan etc.

    Currently backup systems can't backup drives mounted through Expandrive it seems. This is a deal breaker for me. Cloud storage is not backup, bor storage. I need a backup of the cloud disk for it to be truely useful.

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  14. Add WD My Cloud Syncing

    Add the ability to sync with WD My Cloud.

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  15. Work with Carbon Copy Cloner scheduled tasks

    Would love to use ExpanDrive with Carbon Copy Cloner to schedule backups to S3. Currently it won't work with CCC's scheduled tasks because "CCC scheduled tasks run under the System Administrator account, and the contents of the source or destination filesystem are not accessible to that user."

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  16. Include iCloud

    An application called Cloud Mate accomplishes this using OSXFUSE http://tidbits.com/article/13679. Thanks for reading!

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  17. Support for yunpan.360.cn

    Please add support for yunpan! 360gb at once and up to 36TB

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  18. Please allow duplicating drives to enable creating a new similar drive.

    I just brought expandrive and I'm creating a lot of drives. Creating each from scratch is a pain and would be so much easier if I could use a previously existing one as a template

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  19. Support for Bitcasa

    I would like to have the ability to connect a Bitcasa.com drive. Bitcasa recently opened its deliver API program.

    https://developer.bitcasa.com

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  20. Mount BitTorrent Sync Folder as Drive

    Add support for BitTorrent Sync Folders as a drive type. BTsync is a free peer to peer file syncing solution: http://www.bittorrent.com/sync/

    This would be great for small drive devices (ex Macbook Air) that can't mount your huge BTsync folders.

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