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SugarSync enables mobile consumers and professionals to backup, sync, access and share all their files on-the-go, instantly and securely from any Mac, PC, or mobile device (including iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Symbian, and Windows Mobile devices).

SugarSync for PC is a versatile cloud-based file synchronization and backup software designed to streamline the management of your digital files across multiple devices. With its user-friendly interface and robust features, it offers users a seamless solution for securely storing, syncing, and sharing their data in the cloud.

It can sync music, photos, movies, and other files in ANY folder and access and share those files via the cloud, providing a Cloud service that matches the way people currently organize their folders and manage their digital lives. The tool’s file sharing and collaboration tools also allow users to share any folder or file with a simple URL via social networks, email, instant messaging, and more.

It offers 5GB plans for FREE, and paid plans for larger storage needs. All of SugarSync’s mobile apps are free to download, as well. 5GB of online storage and back up, with up to 500GB for paying customers. Earn 500MB extra FREE for each referral to the program.

  • Sync Any Folder
  • Banking Level Security
  • iOS and Android App
  • Remote Device Wipe
  • Online Editing and Collaboration
  • Account Protection
  • Multiple Devices
  • Restore Data
  • Online and Phone Support
  • Manage Shared Content
  • Automatic Video Uploads
Powerful and Simple
Sync just a few folders or sync all your folders. Simply right-click on any folder to add it to the app. The entire folder is continuously backed up in real-time providing you access to your folders anytime, anywhere, from any PC, Mac, iOS, or Android device. Start editing a file on your office PC and finish it at home on your home Mac.

Secure File Sharing
Whether it’s to collaborate on team projects, distribute view-only files, or simply post links to documents on the web, you have complete control over how you share your files. Invite specific people to access your files and control whether they can only view them or edit them too. Don’t need to restrict access? Generate a public link so that anyone with the link can view your files.

Mobile Productivity
Get stuff done on-the-go. Use Sugar Sync on your iOS or Android phone or tablet to access, share, and manage your files from anywhere. Edit a file and it’s instantly updated so you'll see the latest version when you're back at the office or at home.


File Synchronization: It allows you to sync files and folders across multiple devices, ensuring that your latest changes are always accessible.

Cloud Backup: It provides automatic backup capabilities, safeguarding your files against data loss due to hardware failure or accidental deletion.

File Sharing: You can easily share files and folders with colleagues, friends, or family members, even if they don't have an account.

Mobile Accessibility: It offers dedicated mobile apps for iOS and Android, allowing you to access your files on the go.

Remote Wipe: In case of a lost or stolen device, you can remotely wipe data from your synced devices to protect sensitive information.

File Versioning: It keeps track of different versions of your files, making it easy to recover older versions when needed.

Collaboration: Collaborative features like folder sharing and real-time document collaboration are available for business users.

User Interface

It boasts an intuitive and user-friendly interface. Upon installation, you'll find it easy to navigate and configure the software to meet your specific needs. The desktop application integrates seamlessly with your file explorer, making file synchronization and management effortless.

Installation and Setup

Visit the official website and create an account.
Download the appropriate software for your operating system (Windows, macOS, or mobile).
Install the software, following the on-screen instructions.
Once installed, log in to your account.
Configure your sync settings and choose folders to sync.

How to Use

Add folders to your sync list by right-clicking them and selecting "Add to SugarSync."
Your files will automatically sync to the cloud and other devices.
Access your synced files from the web interface or mobile apps.


Is SugarSync secure for storing sensitive data?
Yes, it employs robust security measures, including encryption during transmission and storage, ensuring your data is secure.

What's the maximum file size I can sync with SugarSync?
It supports files up to 300GB in size.

Can I access previous versions of my files?
Yes, it offers file versioning, allowing you to access and restore previous versions of your files.

Is SugarSync suitable for business use?
It offers business plans with enhanced collaboration and administrative features, making it suitable for businesses of all sizes.

What's included in the SugarSync FREE trial?
When you sign up for it, you gain access to the full spectrum of app features. Business users, in particular, can take advantage of features like adding multiple users and allocating bandwidth to a single account during the trial period.


Dropbox: Known for its user-friendly interface and collaboration features.

Google Drive: Offers seamless integration with Google Workspace apps.

OneDrive: A great option for Windows users with strong Office integration.

pCloud: Known for its encryption and file versioning features.


It offers various pricing plans, including individual and business options. Pricing may vary depending on your storage needs, so it's best to visit their official website for the most up-to-date information.

100 GB Plan - $7.49 per month

250 GB Plan - $9.99 per month

500 GB Plan - $18.95 per month

1000 GB - $55 per month (Base Plan with 3 Users and 1TB of storage.)

All the storage you need. Leave your memory stick at home, permanently.

System Requirements

The system requirements for SugarSync may vary slightly depending on your operating system, but generally, it supports Windows (7 and above) and macOS (10.10 and above). For mobile devices, it's compatible with iOS and Android.

  • User-friendly interface.
  • Strong file synchronization and backup capabilities.
  • Mobile apps for on-the-go access.
  • Robust security measures.
  • Collaboration features for business users.
  • Pricing may be higher compared to some competitors.
  • Limited free storage compared to other cloud services.

SugarSync is a reliable cloud-based file synchronization and backup solution that excels in user-friendliness and security. Its seamless integration with your file explorer simplifies the process of syncing and sharing files across devices.

While it may not offer the most cost-effective free storage, its paid plans provide a competitive feature set, making it a solid choice for individuals and businesses seeking a dependable cloud storage and synchronization solution. Whether you need to access your files on a different device or secure your data against loss, it has you covered.

Note: 30 days trial version. Requires Registered Account.

Also Available: Download SugarSync for Mac

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What's new in this version:

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SugarSync 4.1.1
- Change log not available for this version

- 2FA support (coming later this month)
- Improvements to sign up process

SugarSync 4.1.0
- 2FA support (coming later this month)
- Improvements to sign up process

- Added hotkey shortcut for Preferences
- Various UI improvements
- Internal code cleanup

- Added silent upgrade as an option for updating SugarSync
- Added alert when OS shutdown while SugarSync is syncing
- Added ability to turn on/off daily summary emails from within the folder share dialog
- Added support for drag and drop within subfolder view
- Fixed excluding subfolders to.... exclude subfolders from syncing
- Fixed multiple SugarSync shortcuts installed on Windows
- Fixed how we calculate folder sizes
- Fixed a crash when calculating a users quota

- Updates to identify Public Links with the same name
- Improved upgrade experience of the desktop app
- Improved client startup speed with no internet connection
- Improved macOS uninstaller to clean up all files upon uninstall
- Fixed quota discrepancies between desktop app and web app
- Desktop app shows a link to the status page when it can't connect
- Various UI improvements

- New look and feel across all of our apps
- Recent activity shows an overview of your file activity
- Added hover states to the activity icons to give more details to what SugarSync is doing
- Misc bug and crash fixes

SugarSync 3.11.2
- Fixed quota calculations with purged Protected Folder backups
- Search improvements
- Results now highlighted when opened in Folders view
- Files can now be deleted in Search view
- Thumbnail logic improvements
- Added exception to Windows Defender upon installation
- Crash and memory fixes
- Breadcrumbs now work in all views
- Crash, memory and CPU usage fixes

SugarSync 3.11.1
- Enhanced Protected Folder walkthrough
- OS level notifications for new shared folders
- New notification tab in settings
- Proxy updates no longer require app restart
- Crash and memory fixes

SugarSync 3.11.0
- Support for FileVault
- Updated Apple signing
- Updated how we calculate folder sizes to be quicker and use less CPU
- Updated logic for remote wiping devices
- Fixed MacOS Finder icon overlays
- Fixed various crashes at startup and when deleting files and folders

SugarSync 3.10.4
- Change log not available for this version

SugarSync 3.10.3
- Fixed download retry bug that was causing high CPU usage

SugarSync 3.10.2
- Fixed crashes for Windows 10 users
- Fixed APFS sync issues for MacOS users
- Fixed DiffSync issues
- Fixed an issue that would make status icons not update
- Fixed an issue for NAS drive syncing

SugarSync 3.10.0
- Network Attached Storage sync (NAS) for SugarSync Business accounts
- Concurrent uploads and downloads
- Business accounts will be able to up/download up to 5 files at once
- Individual accounts will be able to up/download up to 3 files at once
- New analytics platform
- Bug fixes to multiple Protected Folders screens (text and layout issues)
- Fixed MacOS crash issues on installation
- Fixed top crashes in 3.9.8
- Fixed SugarSync not launching minimized
- Updated name of CrashUploader to SugarSyncCrashUploader
- Updated behaviour of high priority items in file transfer to work with concurrent transfers

SugarSync 3.9.8
- Fixed a scenario that would delete files
- Fixed another memory leak
- Fixed a high CPU situation
- Fixed multiple crashes
- Cleaned up unnecessary entries in log files

SugarSync 3.9.6
- GDPR flows for marketing opt ins added during account creation
- Show when caps lock is on when creating or entering password
- Orphan files can be managed in the Deleted Items tab
- Cleaned up Windows installation files
- Fixed an issue preventing total size of Deleted Items not showing for some users

SugarSync 3.9.5
- TLS 1.2 support
- MacOS is now built as a 64bit app
- Fixed sorting in Protected Folders
- Fixed unaligned text in various languages
- Fixed multiple crashes that have been submitted by users
- Fixed 2 memory leaks that were causing excessive memory consumption

SugarSync 3.9.2
- Fixed a connection issue preventing Windows computers from connecting to the SugarSync servers

SugarSync 3.9.1
- Added Protected Folders
- New font and color tweaks to left navigation column
- Icon added next to storage meter to show which email address you're signed in with
- UI tweaks in Gallery view
- Fixed translation issues for French users
- Fixed autostart not autostarting
- Fixed a memory leak issue
- Fixed multiple crash issues that have been submitted by users
- Fixed multiple misc bugs

SugarSync 3.9.0
- Added Protected Folders
- New font and color tweaks to left navigation column
- Icon added next to storage meter to show which email address you're signed in with
- UI tweaks in Gallery view
- Fixed autostart not autostarting
- Fixed a memory leak issue
- Fixed multiple crash issues that have been submitted by users
- Fixed multiple misc bugs

SugarSync 3.8.5
- Added support for command-line option to prompt proxy dialog box append "-showProxy=true" to command line arguments
- Added support for custom folder icons on MacOS
- Fixed shared folder recipient unsyncing folder after app restart
- Fixed multiple crash issues that have been submitted by users
- Fixed multiple memory leaks that were causing excessive memory consumption
- Fixed multiple misc bugs

SugarSync 3.8.4
- Fixed issue that was causing duplicating files in 3.8.3
- Fixed issue that was changing the case names of files and folders to all UPPERCASE

SugarSync 3.8.3
- External Drive support for SugarSync Business accounts
- USB flash drives, External drives, SD cards, etc all supported
- Updated QT engine
- Whole new crash reporting tool created to track/categorize crashes this will allow us to fix crashes much faster than having to reproduce them in house
- More tweaks to Icon Overlays to get them to display and be in sync with the Desktop App
- Fixed Gallery thumbnails not loading
- In-App notifications for when a new folder is shared with you
- Fixed Public links in Apple Mail bug on MacOS
- Fixed Automatic renaming bugs
- Fixed more crash issues

SugarSync 3.8.2
- Windows 8.1 and up now supports 4K resolutions and High DPI system settings
- Added an email validator when sharing folders
- Added information in empty tabs
- Added bolded results in search on File Transfer screen
- Added new analytical engine
- Fixed an issue with inaccurate versions being reported
- Fixed support links for Japanese users
- Fixed misc UI issues
- Fixed more crash issues

SugarSync 3.8.1
- In-App notifications for Trial expiring soon, Account past due and account over quota
- When downloading files, we now pre select them in Finder/Explorer after downloading is complete
- Reduced CPU usage
- More crashes fixed
- Resolved an issue with copy and pasting multiple files

SugarSync 3.8.0
- Lots of UI cleanup (alignment, menus, tooltips, and colors)
- Lots of crashes fixed

Photo thumbnails - Goodbye ugly generic icon, hello thumbnails! We now show actual thumbnails of each photo that we can:
- ALL JPG photos will show a thumbnail (other file types will be supported later)
- Once enabled users can manually specify the thumbnail size with a slider in the bottom right corner and enter full screen gallery mode

Supported image file types:
- Cloud files - Currently only jpg/jpeg files
- Local files - jpg, png, tiff, bmp and many other image tile types

File versioning - Say goodbye to using the Website for accessing previous versions of your files. Now it is simple and easy to retrieve an old version of a file:
- We have added an icon that shows which files have previous versions
- Clicking on the version icon or selecting versions from the context menu will pop up the versions page

Fixed the priorities in the File Transfer system:
- Previously starring items would not work 100% of the time, this fix should resolve that

SugarSync 3.7.3
- Updated TRUSTe logo
- Updated silent installation parameters