Download Backup Folders - Best Software & Apps

  • Norton Ghost

    15

    License
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    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
  • 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
  • EASEUS Todo Backup

    10.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Create backup copies of drives and partitions for free

    8
    13 votes
    • PROS: Nice interface design, Creates backup copies, restores copies, clones drives, Easy to use and well documented, Free
    • CONS: Basic knowledge about disk partitions required
  • 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
    • Ashampoo Backup Pro 11

      11.10

      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
    • 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
    • Auto Data Backup Manager

      2

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Auto Data Backup Manager v2.0 is a data backup software for scheduling backup of files and folders at a given date/time

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      • 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
      • 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
        • PowerFolder

          Pro 3.1.10

          License
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          Platform
          Mac
          Windows

          Sync, Share, Access and Backup your files

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          • PROS: Easy to use and configure, Takes the hassle out of backing up and syncing files and folders, Works automatically or manually
          • CONS: Java engine can slow it down especially when browsing locally
        • FolderWatch

          3.12

          License
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          Platform
          Windows

          Guard your files and folders at all times

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          • 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
          • CompareDiff

            2.03_

            License
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            Platform
            Windows

            Backup, Compare, pack and synchronize folders or files.

            4
            1 vote
            • Duplicati

              Varies with device

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac
              Windows

              Free and Encrypted Backup Softwre to Store Important Information

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              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
            • 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
              • BestSync Folder Synchronizer

                2008 3.6.18

                License
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                Platform
                Windows

                Powerful tool to synchronize, mirror or backup data between folders

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