RsyncOSX is released in version 6.5.6 (18 January 2021). It is not required to install the menu app ( The menu app is for executing scheduled tasks only. RsyncOSX is signed and notarized.

Install by Homebrew

RsyncOSX can be installed by homebrew - brew install --cask rsyncosx.

Install by download

Download the latest version form GitHub. The command shasum -a 256 ~/pathtodownload/RsyncOSX-version.dmg will print the shasum for the .dmg file. For your own safety verify the shasums.

RsyncOSX 6.5.6.dmg: 2fcd1427ffdf13a71ac6895b17e0301adb0b006859c8bf7abb0cc30c0a3b1d26
RsyncOSXsched 6.5.6.dmg: cb469913632859009c860feab09dd7443dd7e63267b953d9ea6e2920ec4eeb51

To install RsyncOSX open the downloaded RsyncOSX-version.dmg file. Drag the RsyncOSX icon to the default /Applications catalog or any other preferred catalog for install. And likewise for the RsyncOSXsched-version.dmg. RsyncOSX is installed and used at your own risk. The developer accepts no responsibility for any errors, omissions or loss of data by using the application.

Latest version of rsync

See more info about the latest version of rsync and how to install it.

Passwordless logins

Utilizing RsyncOSX for synchronize files and backup to remote servers require to setup
passwordless logins to remote servers.