Managing files in the Seafile personal cloud

Back to Future: Version

One of the best features of Seafile is version control. Every time a file is saved and synced with the server, Seafile creates a new version of it. You can access the file history from a web browser. Hover the mouse over the filename to see the drop-down, contextual menu. The last option on this menu is history. You can also access the history of any file by opening it in the browser and then clicking on the history icon.

Conclusion

Seafile might appear a bit complex when compared with Dropbox or ownCloud, but once you understand how libraries work, Seafile becomes extremely easy to use. The library model, when combined with groups, creates a very powerful, flexible, and scalable tool for enterprise customers.

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