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Formula Software
Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Apr 2, 2012
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Active File Compare Review

Active File Compare is a shareware folder comparison app filed under programming software and made available by Formula Software for Windows.

The review for Active File Compare has not been completed yet, but it was tested by an editor here on a PC and a list of features has been compiled; see below.

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Active File Compare has been picked by our editors as very good.
Active File Compare has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested Active File Compare 2.0 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

Publisher's Description

Compare and synchronize text-based files:

Active File Compare is an advanced utility for the comparison and synchronization of any text files in visual mode, it reports the results of the comparison in two side-by-side windows on the screen.

This utility is an excellent tool for comparing source code versions since it allows you to correct the source code and also supports syntax highlighting for the programming languages C , Java, Visual Basic, Delphi, Object Pascal, SQL, Perl, Assembler, Fortran, Foxpro etc. and for HTML, PHP, XML, INI and BAT files. You can also use it to manage the source code when several independent authors make changes.

Active File Compare features and highlights:
  • The advanced and high speed comparison algorithm
  • Compares the contents of two folders
  • Creates the File Differences Report as a HTML file or a Unix Diff file
  • Compares files which exist in Zip, Tar and GZip archive files
  • Compares files side-by-side
  • Highlights syntax for C , C#, Java, Delphi, Pascal, Visual Basic, SQL, HTML, PHP, XML, Perl, Assembler, Fortran, Foxpro etc
  • Highlights differences down to the level of characters
  • Thumbnail View for graphical presentation of differences
  • Multilingual interface
  • Synchronization of fragments with differences
  • Edit files and edit individual lines after comparison
  • Insert selected lines from one file into other file
  • Search the text
File Manager:
  • Two side-by-side windows
  • File filter
  • Sort by Name, Extension, Date Modified, Size
  • Copy, Move, Delete and Rename files
  • Zip, Tar and GZip archives support. Treats archive files as folders

Active File Compare is licensed as Shareware for the Windows operating system / platform from programming software and can be used as a free trial until the trial period ends (after 60 executions). The Active File Compare 2.0 demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions and is not necessarily the download of the full version.

This folder comparison software is filed under:
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  • Free Software Download

Compatibility with this folder comparison software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Formulasoft.

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