RsyncOSX is released in version 6.5.0 (12 November 2020). It is not required to install the menu app ( The menu app is for executing scheduled tasks only. RsyncOSX is signed and notarized.


The command

shasum ~/pathtodownload/RsyncOSX-version.dmg

will print the shasum for the .dmg file. For your own safety verify the shasums.

RsyncOSX 6.5.0.dmg: fee95ac248b6734916b9a1c458a1e8ee8d47b677
RsyncOSXsched 6.5.0.dmg: 173a490e9fe39473c297f048de59ab22cfcf959e

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.


RsyncOSX can also be installed by Homebrew: brew cask install rsyncosx.