Installing Syncthing on Windows XP

More detailed instructions found at: docs.syncthing.net/…start.html

  1. Download the basic package (32 or 64 bit) from here: syncthing.net
  2. Unzip into C:/syncthing
  3. create the batch file sync.bat (using windows because of line endings)
start "Syncthing" syncthing.exe -no-console -no-browser
or
start "Syncthing" /low syncthing.exe -no-console -no-browser
  1. Create a shortcut and copy-paste it into the startup folder