When comparing AraxisMerge vs DeltaWalker, the Slant community recommends AraxisMerge for most people. In the question“What are the best folder/file compare/diff tools for either OSX, Linux or Windows?” AraxisMerge is ranked 10th while DeltaWalker is ranked 13th.
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Pro Update alternative files Word, PDF and even images
Pro Beautiful interface
Pro Directory comparisons
AraxisMerge supports comparing different directories with each other.
Pro Three way merges
AraxisMerge supports three way merges.
Pro Point and click merging
AraxisMerge has a feature which is very helpful especially for beginners. By clicking on different parts of a text file you can select all the parts to added in a final merged file. The comparison display also updates real-time as the merge happens.
Pro Works great on large files
Pro Can compare remote directories
Can connect to remote folders via FTP, SFTP, FTPS, WebDAV, WebDAVS, Dropbox, and Google Drive.
Pro Folder and file filtering
Easy to use rules for including or excluding folders and files from your folder comparisons.
Pro Cross platform
Works on Mac, Windows and Linux.
Pro Image comparison
2 & 3-way image comparisons with zooming & panning are available.
Pro 3-Way Text Merge
AraxisMerge is not free and it's quite expensive:
$129 Standard and $269 Professional
Con Very slow
Folder comparisons can take an extremely long time to load compared to other diff tools.