ShareSync allows you to synchronize your phone gallery to the Pictures and Camera Upload folders. ShareSync mobile apps facilitate access to all backed up files and folders. To start using $Filesyn—Ā on mobile devices, download the app from the mobile store and log into it using the ShareSync login and password.

Read our Knowledge Base article ShareSync®: Mobile Apps for more information.

In order to access and modify the backup policies in ShareSync app, go to Settings on the left-side panel.

Android iOS

1.   To start synchronizing the phone gallery via the ShareSync app:

Android iOS

Tap on the Camera upload drop-down menu:

  • Off - will not back up the phone galleryAll - will back up all existing and newly created files in the phone gallery
  • Only new - will only back up the files uploaded after the option has been turned on
  • Camera Upload (Off) - will not back up the phone gallery
  • Camera Upload (On) - will back up all existing and newly created files in the phone gallery 
  • Upload existing and new Gallery - will back up all existing and newly created files in the phone gallery

2.   You can also select which type of files to synchronize:

Android iOS

Tap on the What to upload option

  • Photos and Videos - will upload both photos and videos to Pictures/Camera Uploads folder on ShareSync
    • Photos - will back up photos only

    Photos are backed up by default when Camera Upload is turned on

    • Upload Videoswill upload both photos and videos to Pictures/Camera Uploads folder on ShareSync


    3.   To configure the most convenient way to back up the phone gallery:

    Android iOS

    Select How to upload

    • Wi-Fi onlywill upload content using Wi-Fi
    • Wi-Fi and Cellular datawill backup content using Wi-Fi and Cellular Data

    ShareSync will upload content using Wi-Fi only by default.

    • Use Cellular Data - will backup content using Wi-Fi and Cellular Data