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Windows 7: Simple & Reliable backup software to USB drive? Needed

30 Nov 2013   #1

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Simple & Reliable backup software to USB drive? Needed

Is there software that will simply backup, monitor a few folders for any changes and produce incremental backups while immediately backing up any changes or additions to a USB drive...preferably free software or inexpensive?


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30 Nov 2013   #2
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Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

I would use a sync tool like this:
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01 Dec 2013   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
My choice

Personally I've always used AutoVer. If you set it up correctly it will instantly back up any files or folders whenever a change is made to the contents. The key is - setting it up correctly!

Beans Place: AutoVer
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02 Dec 2013   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit

I have been using SyncBack Free for a long time now to backup all my data onto my External drive.

It can easily be configured to backup the way you like. It is version I haven't updated it since I installed and started using it for there is no need for it.(The current version is v6)

2BrightSparks | SyncBackFree, SyncBackSE, and SyncBackPro
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