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Defined file types for backup

inSync provides defined file types that you can choose to include or exclude from a backup. You can configure these settings from the Create Profile wizard.

By default, inSync:

Based on your requirements, you can always change the default selections while configuring the profile in inSync.

Note: By default, inSync excludes the following file extensions from backup via Exclude Files in a profile: *.wim; *.bak; *.cab; *.dll; *.exe; *.tmp; *.ost; *.olk; *.oab; *.dmp; *.vmem; *.driveupload; *.indd; *.ipa; *.ithmb.

File types and extensions that are excluded by default:

Defined file types File extensions
Video files *.trec;*.arf;*.m4v;*.mts;*.MTS;*.3gp;*.mkv;*.flv;*.swf;*.rm;*.mp4;*.mov;*.wmv;*.rmvb;*.divx;*.mpeg;*.mpg;*.avi
Audio files *.aif;*.ape;*.ra;*.m4a;*.aac;*.wma;*.aiff;*.au;*.mpc;*.flac;*.wav;*.mp3;*.ogg
Executables *.apk;*.jar;*.exec;*.osx;*.ps1;*.sh;*.bat;*.cmd;*.app;*.dmg;*.pkg;*.rpm;*.deb;*.msp;*.ocx;*.cpl;*.sys;*.drv;*.com;*.msi;*.dll;*.exe
Image files *.jpeg;*.psp;*.tiff;*.tga;*.cr2;*.CR2;*.PSD;*.ico;*.sct;*.pxr;*.pct;*.pic;*.raw;*.jpe;*.tif;*.png;*.bmp;*.jpg;*.gif
Emails *.emlx;*.eml;*.msf;*.mbox;*.mbx;*.nsf;*.dbw;*.dbx;*.pst

File types and extensions that are included by default:

Defined file types File extensions

Office files
*.maf;*.mpt;*.xltx;*.pptm;*.ott;*.ots;*.otp;*.txt;*.pptx;*.mat;*.mar;*.maq;*.oti;*.otf;*.otg;*.otc;*.vdx;*.ppt;*.vssm;*.xlsm;*.xls;*.vsdx;*.xlt;*.xts;*.xlsx;*.rtf;*.ppl;*.doc;*.mam;*.vsdm;*.oft;*.slk;*.ppsm;*.xps;*.vtx;*.odb;*.dif;*.docm;*.onetoc;*.xsn;*.adn;*.docx;*.xltm;*.one;*.pot;*.thmx;*.vsd;*.oth;*.vsl;*.vsw;*.vst;*.vss;*.vsx;*.adp;*.accdr;*.accdt;*.odf;*.accdb;*.accde;*.ppam;*.potm;*.odm;*.odi;*.dot;*.odg;*.sldm;*.dotm;*.odc;*.msg;*.vssx;*.dotx;*.odt;*.ods;*.odp;*.sldx;*.mdt;*.mdw;*.vstm;*.onetoc2;*.pub;*.mde;*.mdf;*.vstx;*.mda;*.mdb;*.potx
PDF files *.pdf
HTML files *.shtml;*.mhtml;*.mht;*.htm;*.html