Download Backup Folders - Best Software & Apps

  • Norton Ghost

    15

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Automatically back up and recover everything on your computer

    7
    359 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Can backup the whole drive or just selected folders, Support for scheduled backups, Creates restoration points
    • CONS: Backups can be slow
  • 4k Stogram

    2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Download and backup photos from Instagram

    4
    31 votes
    • PROS: Downloads photos quickly, Stores photos for specific users in folders, Preserves original resolution of photos
    • CONS: No social interaction available, No search or sorting, Only handy for backing up entire photo libraries
  • GFI Backup

    2011 415

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Complete backup and syncing tool

    8
    44 votes
    • PROS: Great for backing up data and syncing folders, Supports task scheduling, Can create backups from email, user settings and more, Saves backup copies to multiple locations
    • CONS: Can take time to learn how to use
  • Cobian Backup

    Gravity 11.2.0.582

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free, practical and efficient backup application

    6
    69 votes
    • PROS: Backups very quick and discreet
    • CONS: Not suitable for very large files as no compression
  • Comodo Time Machine

    2.8.155286

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Keep snapshots of your PC's history

    8
    15 votes
    • PROS: Scheduled snapshots, Very easy to use, Restore particular files and folders, Optimze space for copies
    • CONS: Not a safeguard against viruses, Very hard to uninstall
  • EASEUS Todo Backup

    91.

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Create backup copies of drives and partitions

    8
    13 votes
    • PROS: Nice interface design, Creates backup copies, restores copies, clones drives, Easy to use and well documented,
    • CONS: Basic knowledge about disk partitions required
  • GS RichCopy 360

    Varies with device

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Robust Data Replication Software for Enterprise-Level Organizations

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    No votes yet
    • PROS: A free trial version of GS RichCopy 360 is available for download, This is one of the most robust and thorough systems on the market
    • CONS: This software application is not generally intended for personal use, It is not possible to encrypt files during the replication process
  • Synkron

    1.6.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free and easy to use tabbed synchronization tool

    10
    5 votes
    • PROS: Free and easy to use, Allows you to roll-back synchronizations, Tabbed synchronization
    • CONS: May not fully synchronize files sometimes
  • AlomWare Undo

    2.59

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Undo closed apps, docs and folders with a hotkey. Restore clipboard text that was lost. See your PC up to 2 hours ago.

    10
    2 votes
    • Best Digital Media Recovery Software

      1.0.0

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      A digital media recovery tool is used to rescue the digital folders from the lost OS or partitions.

      6
      1 vote
      • Ashampoo Backup Pro 11

        11.8.0.0

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        A file and systems backup program for Windows users

        10
        5 votes
        • PROS: Schedule backups or conduct them manually, Your data is encrypted as it is saved, Backup your entire system at once, It has a space-saving function
        • CONS: Slow backup restoring speed
      • Sothink DVD Copy

        1.0.0.2

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        Copy and backup any kinds of DVD discs/ISO files/folders to blank DVD discs

        10
        1 vote
        • PureSync

          3.7.7

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Make backup copies and synchronize folders the easy way

          6
          15 votes
          • PROS: Easy to use wizard-style interface, Different ways to sync data, Support for multiple syncing tasks
          • CONS: Not many configuration options
        • ImElfin DVD Copy

          1.3.0.1

          License
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          Platform
          Windows

          ImElfin DVD Copy is a professional tool to copy and clone your DVD files in 1:1 ratio, backup DVD into DVD folders or to PC.

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          No votes yet
          • Norton Online Backup

            2

            License
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            Platform
            Windows

            Backup your important data online

            5
            5 votes
            • PROS: Easy to use, Backup selected files and folders, Support for scheduled backups
            • CONS: No standard interface
          • Backup to Email

            b24 1.4.3.

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Backup files and folders right away to your mailbox

            7
            3 votes
            • PROS: Very convenient: accessible from context menu, Easy to set up and use, Files always at hand
            • CONS: Large files need to be split
          • PowerFolder

            3.1.7

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows
            Mac

            Share folders from your PC on a local network or the Internet

            0
            3 votes
            • KR-Folder Backup

              1.7

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Make ZIP backups of your folders

              0
              1 vote
              • Disk Expert

                2.1

                License
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                Platform
                Mac

                Disk Expert is a powerful disk space scanning, reporting and processing utility for Mac OSX.

                10
                10 votes
                • Duplicati

                  Varies with device

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Mac
                  Windows

                  Free and Encrypted Backup Softwre to Store Important Information

                  -
                  No votes yet
                  • PROS: There is no fee required to download and use this system, Duplicati offers extremely reliable encryption methods
                  • CONS: The latest version (20) is still in its beta testing phase, The last update tool place in March 2016
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