I have shared my
Documents folder with Ubuntu One. It has the big green tick and any new files or folders I create in there get synced. But I want all the existing files in there to sync as well.
How do I enable that?
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Their is a bug in Ubuntu 11.10 that causes new Cloud Folders (folders set to sync) to not sync their contents until you restart Ubuntu One. https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntuone-client/+bug/869920 The fix for this bug should appear very soon in your regular updates. In the meantime you can restart the Ubuntu One processes by opening a Terminal and running the following commands one at a time.
This command will quit the Ubuntu One syncdaemon.
This command will start the Ubuntu One syncdaemon.