File name constraints and best practices

All users Workplace does not have any character limits for files names, but operating systems do have limitations on the use of certain characters and file/directory path lengths. File Path/Directory Lengths We recommend that you keep directory lengths under 255 characters. Maximum directory path length of 255 characters for Windows. Maximum file name length of 255 characters for Mac. Special Characters If […]

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File Types That Should Not Be Synced to Workplace

All users Files that are simultaneously accessed by multiple people (such as databases or accounting software) or are frequently updated outside of the control of the user (such as email repositories) should not be synced with cloud services like Workplace. Due to the nature of cloud services and these file types, syncing such files will result […]

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Before You Begin: Projects

The information in this section is intended for Workplace Administrators and Workplace Manager Administrators who are tasked with setting up and managing a Workplace implementation. A project is the primary container for files that are synchronized by the Workplaceservice. Projects create the organizational structure that stores data and controls user access. To ensure that your projects […]

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What is Datto Workplace

About Datto Workplace Datto Workplace is an online file sharing and collaboration service, empowering business teams to be more productive and do business faster through secure access to any type of content, anywhere, using any device. Datto Workplace is an all-in-one solution for synchronizing files between devices, project collaboration, continuous background file backup, and remote file […]

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