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File Difference

By Vera Shang

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"FileDifference" is a folders/files content differencing tool for developer and release engineers.

It can compare both folders and files, presenting differences in a visual text format that is easy to understand and handle, such as colored side-by-side view, highlights changes within line and more.

"FileDifference" is highly useful for determining what has changed between project versions.


"FileDifference" has many helpful supporting features that make comparing between types of files and folders as easy and useful as possible:
◦Support comparing of file content, file size, file last modified date
◦Support exclusive filter
◦Support comparing of files with formats as below:
⁃.h, .m, .c, .cpp, .mm, .txt, .xml, .html, .plist, .java, .py, .sh, .php, .asp, .jsp, .strings, .pch, .rtf, .js, .css

·File Compare
◦Visual differencing types of files with formats as mentioned above.
◦Flexible viewer with line numbers, word-wrap and difference summary overview.
◦Highlights differences inside lines
◦Difference pane shows current difference in two vertical panes
◦Location pane shows map of files compared
◦fast search to locate line.

·Folder Compare
◦Regular Expression based file filters allow excluding and including items
◦Fast compare using file sizes and dates
◦Compares one folder or includes all subfolders
◦Can search file in compare result

“FileDifference” offers a quick, intuitive, and powerful way to keep your files/folders in sync with simple clicks. With this tools,your tasks of double checking and version control can be much easier. Just compare it!

Special thanks to Thomas for the German wording improvement

What's New in Version 1.0.6

1. Fix the bug that "Filter" will disappear after adding new filters
2. improve the compare processing time.
3. Can view images in compare window now.


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Customer Reviews

Don’t bother

This supposed utility is a waste of time, money and space. It won’t compare two text files! My mistake was not reading the reviews first. Before purchasing this, try checking out the vendor support. Go ahead, click on ‘File Difference Support’. See anything besides a commercial?

Not worth the time or money.

Just purchased this to perform simple txt file compares. You cannot paste into the file name field and the txt file is getting an unknown encoding error even though it is a plain text document.

Crashes on startup

Six months ago this app worked most of the time. Now it just crashes on startup.

File Difference
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  • $2.99
  • Category: Productivity
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.0.6
  • Size: 0.6 MB
  • Languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Spanish
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Compatibility: OS X 10.6 or later, 64-bit processor

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