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Software to create or restore data backups.

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The cheapest online service to store 3TB of archive data? [closed]

Now I'm using Dropbox with 1TB plan which costs me 100$/year. But I need 3TB and without any smart synchronization and stuff - so I can just upload my archives and download them back when I need. It'...
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Tool to save the track names and links of a SoundCloud account

I'm looking for a tool to list/save/backup the (public) track names and their links of a given SoundCloud account. For example, at a minimum, given the following web address... https://soundcloud....
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Backup software for Windows

Does anybody know of any Windows backup software free / low cost that does direct drive to drive copy and will delete the oldest full back of the drive to prevent it from becoming full? I am thinking ...
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Linux backup software (use backup2l?)

Today I've set backing up most important files on my Debian Linux server with backup2l and a Google Drive client. But some files (MySQL dumps) are big and change often. This way I was unable to set ...
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Is there software for sync between folders in my laptop 'Data' drive and external HD?

I've read this while looking for software for syncing between folders in my laptop drive and my external HD, but it still lacks software options. At first I thought of Windows only software. But it ...
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Software to upload files to Amazon S3

A few years ago, I used S3 Fox to upload files to my Amazon S3 storage. I need to use S3 again but now for work. It turned out that S3 Fox is not available anymore. Can you recommend a reliable and ...
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Backup software for automatic mirroring folders from one drive to another?

I am looking for software which will allow me to sync the entire drive (E:) to a folder on another drive (D:). It should be completely free and should copy new files from E: to that folder on D: every ...
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Extract content of iPhone backups

I have iTunes backup files stored at standard location in %APPDATA%\Roaming\Apple Computer\MobileSync\Backup\ I need a tool to extract notes, contacts and other information from these backup files ...
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Free, non dodgy program to convert OS disks to ISOs

I'm currently clearing out the detritus of my misspent youth - stacks of CDs I burnt, or cds that "might be useful" ... and are over 20 years old and belong on a museum. In some cases these happen to ...
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Is there a way to make incremental backups of an Android phone — without using ClockworkMod Recovery, and without buying any paid app?

Background information I own an aging Samsung smartphone with Android and with 8 GB of built-in flash memory. I've installed an aftermarket case, wrestled it off, bought a 32 GB MicroSD card, ...
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Backup/restore data multiple sets of data for selected Android apps

I'm seeking recommendations for an Android app that will backup/restore data for selected apps and maintain multiple versions of the data. The paid version of Titanium Backup does this, but I'm ...
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Is there a two-way streaming file system or cloud provider that would allow offloading files from my local hard drive to a NAS or the cloud?

Background Is there some kind of a file system or cloud service that would allow me to offload things from my local hard drive (to a NAS or cloud), and still makes it seem that all my files are still ...
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Backup software that allows full / differential / incremental backups of the same source to separate destinations

I have a specific, if somewhat unusual, backup requirement: I need to backup several Windows directories that reside on a single hard drive, and have the requirement to be able to roll back any one ...
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Create backups of currently running outlook express .ost file

I am using Outlook Express 2007. I have configured it with Exchange Server and have .ost file. I want to create a backup of this OST/PST file without closing Outlook Express. What tool can I use to ...
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What data backup software provides these specific features?

I'm looking for data backup software (one license for use on my home machine running Windows 7) with the following features specifically: ability to select individual files and directories for backup ...
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Free/ AUD Backup Solution

Okay, so because this forum can be used for personal opinion, I want your opinion. Recently I have been using EaseUS ToDo Backup to perform the following: Copy Disk1\Filepath\* to Disk2\Filepath\* ...
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Android app to backup one or more offline calendars

Can anyone recommend an Android (KitKat compatible) app to backup one or more offline calendars? It needs to be able to restore them as well. I would prefer gratis, but am open to all options. I ...
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Forward all emails into a Gmail account

I have 1600 mails (with attachments!) in the email account which will close in several weeks, therefore I need to save the mails locally. I know I can forward a single mail, but now I'd like to ...
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Free Alternative to iTunes iPhone/iPad sync

I'm looking for a free alternative to iTunes's iPhone/iPad sync manager. I would like to be able to transfer the following between my computer and my device, Music Videos Audiobooks Images Contacts ...
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Back-up software for Windows

Can anyone recommend any open-source back-up software for Windows, especially one which can incrementally and automatically update very large files, including ideally the whole system, or at least any ...
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Backup form FTP to a Cloud-service

Is there any software/website you can use to Backup data from an FTP server to a cloud service like Onedrive, Dropbox or google drive (or something else)? Because it takes some time to download the ...
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Software for making disk images? (Commercial or free)

What I need to do is create a standard image of a Windows machine with some various drivers and software pre-installed, and then use that image on any new machines I want to spin up. I saw a number of ...
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Encrypt then sync your files to ANY cloud storage as secured offsite backup?

On a Windows computer. But if you have a solution for Linux or Mac, I am happy to hear it. I will pay money for it, as long as it works. I need a solution to encrypt and then sync all my files to ...
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Backup software with encryption and suitable for network drives

I'm looking for Windows backup software (better free or open source) with following features: creates full & incremental backup copies allows to include different manually picked folders in a ...
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Program/Service to automatically backup Dropbox

I'm looking for a program, or (preferably) a Web service to automatically archive and backup my entire Dropbox every once in a while. If it were a Web service, it would be nice if it could store the ...
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Android Contacts Backup (and Restore)

Can anyone recommend a reliable Android (KitKat-compatible) contacts backup/restore tool that is able to successfully backup and restore the following offline contact: First Name: Nikola Last Name: ...
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Replicate, Migrate, Transfer, Backup, Restore multiple Folder Paths & Subtree w/ or w/out ZIP, TAR Archiving

Replicate, Migrate, Transfer, Backup, Restore Multiple Folder Paths & Subtree w/ or w/out ZIP, TAR Archiving I'd like to find a tool, utility, app or Scripts/ Automation that allows me to ...
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Backup software to download MySQL (incremental) updates

I am looking to find a Windows based software which remotely connects to a MySQL database server and downloads incremental updates (over FTP). I have seen a few like Sitevault and HandyBackup but am ...
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Backup for Windows 7 laptops

I've been using Acronis True Image 2015 for backing up my Windows 7 home laptops. Here's what I like about it: I can encrypt my data using AES with a 256-bit key. This is extremely important for ...
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Desktop Backup Software with Google Cloud Storage [closed]

I am looking for a desktop Backup-Software that works with Google Cloud Storage. Meaning monitoring file changes in my computer and backup the files in Google Cloud Storage.
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Remote Backup System needed

I work for a large organization that is not in the IT industry. As such, we have a lot of users that aren't very computer savvy. They know enough about computers to do their jobs, but not much more. ...
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Software for daily backups (Linux)

I am looking for a piece of software (preferably with GUI) that will automatically make daily backups of my entire system and allow to revert with relative ease. Is there something that can do ...
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Software to make a list of all files & folders on a disk with file hashes

Lately one of my hard drives died. I managed to save some of the data before the event because of S.M.A.R.T. and CrystalDiskInfo which showed about 2k reallocated sectors. Now I have about 6 TB of ...
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Linux server backup - MySQL and NFS share

We currently use a cloud backup provider for MySQL and image files with a total source data volume of approx 22GB (growing with approx. 1 GB/month) - it works quite well but it is costing us around $...
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Backup from GNU/Linux to NAS4Free (to separate hard drives)

I have a NAS that runs NAS4Free. It has two hard drives (formatted as UFS), which run separately (so no RAID/JBOD). On one hard drive, I want to backup my audio and video files, and on the other hard ...
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Software to transfer large amounts of data

What are some software solutions for transferring data between servers that are not located on the same LAN network which can open multiple download connections and has error correction to make sure ...
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I need to sync a source windows folder to a destination with paths over 260 characters

I wrote software to make a destination folder match a source folder, deleting extra files from the destination. Files with the same timestamp and size are skipped. It goes real fast and I use it for ...
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Software that allows concurrent backup and restore operation at the same time (if possible)

Suppose there are three different folder (e.g. one network folder, local folder and one folder from a thumb-drive) that I need to backup and 4 restore operation (e.g. two operation to restore to local ...
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Backup and view text messages from Android

Basically, I want to make a backup of my text messages from my phone to my computer (so I can free up the phone space and keep a record of past conversations). The backup can be in any format (plain ...
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Windows 8 Synchronize two external hard drives (for backup)

Similar to the OSX request but for windows 8. I've got two NFTS formatted Seagate Backup Plus Slim 1TB drives. I'd like one to mirror the other, and for the software to recognise incremental changes. ...
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Is there any backup software that doesn't save to a proprietary file format?

I backup my data fairly reliably but three times I have been put into a situation where when the backup was needed the backup program failed and I was told the software was no longer being supported. ...
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Backup MediaWiki site hosted by 3rd party?

We use MediaWiki hosted by ibiblio. We are not admins on the server, so we have limited access to the server (we are wiki sysops and Bureaucrats (or maybe Bureaucrats and Administrators)). I'm a ...
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SQL Server backup with API, automated deployment, S3

I am looking for a good SQL Server backup/restore solution. There seems to be a lot of options out there, but I specifically need these capabilities: Automated deployment. It should be easy to ...
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Contacts backup and restore program for dual SIM Android phone

I need program to backup and restore my contacts on Android phone. It must: backup and restore contacts backup and restore as is: a. phone contacts to phone contacts b. first SIM contacts to first ...
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Free automatic backup tool for Windows?

Unlike blackwind I'm not searching for a backup tool with various functions. I simply want to backup my files to an external hard disk. I'm using Windows 7 64-bit, if that really matters. My ...
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Free backup software that synchronizes folders

I need a free program that can backup computers with different Windows versions (XP, 2003, Vista, 7) to a network server or one computer on the network that will serve as backup. I want it to be able ...
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Backup all of own Likes on Tumblr

I am looking for a program that Downloads all images from my likes feed on Tumblr (login required) Works on Mac OS X / Terminal; can also be a browser add-on. If possible, I'd like it to be free
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Backing up large amounts of data

So I have a large RAID external drive that backs up to a second RAID external drive of the same size. By large amounts I'm talking like 10 TB. As you can imagine, creating such a large backup from ...
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Backup utilities that properly backup hardlinks

On Windows 8.1 for NTFS I wanna know what would be the best backup utility that properly backs up hard links (IE copies the links and doesn't create a duplicate file per link in the original drive but ...
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Software that will do an *online* clone of a Linux system

I've currently got a Fedora 21 system that's set up exactly the way I like it. I've had to mess with SELinux a fair bit, and its a pain to get all that redone, so my usual method of cp and reinstall ...