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Windows 7: Anyone use robocopy to backup?


15 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Anyone use robocopy to backup?

Evening all,

Just curious to know if anyone uses the built in utility to backup software on your machine, im trying to backup my itunes folder to an external HD but having a few issues to get this to work properly! I also use sync toy for backing up but just really want to know what everyone else uses?

As for image backups you cant beat Macrium Reflect imo

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15 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I don't use it myself, but have you tried the Robocopy GUI? On the same site there is a write-up of the RichCopy tool.

I haven't tested RichCopy on Windows 7 but I have tested the Robocopy Gui and it works fine.

EDIT: I just downloaded and installed RichCopy and it appears to be working fine in Windows 7.
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15 Oct 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Before I got my Windows Home Server, I used SyncToy. It's free, about as simple as possible, and works well.
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