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How to Monitor Files & Folders

Introduction

Step 1: Select a Folder to Monitor

Step 2: Set Filters

Step 3: Start Monitoring


Introduction

With so many programs working in the background performing their own tasks, it can be quite difficult sometimes to know what is being written, deleted or modified to and from your drives. Having a piece of software to help you find out what files are being created or modified could be a real time saver. Thankfully, PCMate Free Folder Monitor is a free file monitor designed to supervise your files or folders and to execute a defined actions when the content is changed. Download and install PCMate Free Folder Monitor and then follow the instructions below.

Step 1: Select a Folder to Monitor

Launch PCMate Free Folder Monitor and it will automatically monitors the changes of folders stored in C:\ hard disk (by default). The status will be marked in different colors. File is marked in blue text; directory is marked in green text; removed entry is marked in red text. To clear the log, go to "File - Clear log". In "File" tab, click "Set directory..." to choose a folder you want to monitor.

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Select a Folder to Monitor


Step 2: Set Filters

Switch to "Filter" tab. "Watch subtree" is checked by default to track the changes in the folders as well as subfolders in the directory. Move mouse to the "Actions" and you can define whether to include file adding, deletion, modifying, renaming, etc. in the list. All items are checked, you can uncheck it according to your needs.

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Set Filters


The "Notifications" includes file name, directory name, attributes, size, security, etc. Once checked, the program will display this information in the main pane.

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Filter Notifications


Step 3: Start Monitoring

Once the free folder monitor is launched, it starts tracking immediately. To stop the monitoring, go to "File" tab and unselected "Active". This is how our free file monitor works.

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Start Monitoring


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PCMate Free Folder Monitor is a cross-platform free folder monitor that automatically records all activities of all the folders including subfolders for newly added/deleted/changed files in real-time. This free file monitor also has the ability to monitor any kind of execution of a program with access to full installation. Download and try this program for free now!

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