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Android application to backup list of installed applications

Tried the ones listed in this thread, but they only save the package name and the list should be fed to the same app for reinstallation. Finally ran into List My Apps which is capable of exporting to ...
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Open source backup software

Have a look at Duplicati, it's free and open source (LGPL), Source Code on Github. It supports a lot of backup endpoints including of course local external hard drives. It has a user interface, works ...
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Free (gratis) software to clone a Windows boot drive

Clonezilla fits the bill Clonezilla is a free (licensed under GPLv2) disk imaging software that supports all common file systems, including NTFS used by Windows. It can also restore the previously ...
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Free automatic backup tool for Windows?

I just found Duplicati and am very impressed! ..it is FOSS, can access many cloud providers storage, and encrypts to the cloud by default. I also have used Cobian quite a bit before this to make ...
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Backup solution for laptops

UrBackup would satisfy all your requirements. For encryption and compression run it e.g. on FreeNAS. Here is a list of features copied from https://www.urbackup.org/features.html: Full and ...
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Software to backup incrementally to cloud provider

Use Borg (or another incremental backup program) alongside a cloud access tool Consider using a combination of utilities that each do a part of what you want, instead of a single giant program that ...
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Automated full system backup solution that deletes old backup files as needed

If you are using Acronis Backup and Recovery 11 or 11.5 (and apparently v10 as well), there are advisories in the support section of the web site you've linked. Automatically deleting backups ...
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Rsync like program for Windows 7

Aside from the Cygwin package mentioned by Kodiologist (and by extension one for MobaXterm), there's also cwRsync, and Grsync )which also works as a GUI for rsync on UNIX systems too). You could also ...
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Non-root Android full phone backup

A full backup app is impossible without root access, as it cannot access the data of other apps (and neither some system data like WiFi APs etc). The closest you can get to that is ADB backup – ...
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Fixing corrupted jpgs that still looks ok visually

I know this is late for the OP, but may provide useful information to others with the same problem. A jpeg file has a header section and a data sections. If the header is corrupt the file may not open ...
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How to recover video from scratched DVDs

I found a viable solution by combining MakeMKV and Handbrake: MakeMKV is able to extract the Video from the DVD by simply copying the data of selected titles (or chapters, it is very flexible) into ...
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Looking for a simple free windows file backup software

Can I suggest that it would be a very good idea to change the way that you are working to use a decent distributed Version Control Software such as git, mercurial or such. Rather than having automatic ...
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Extremely fast Windows file copy/move for large directory trees?

You could use robocopy from the command prompt. You could also put it in a batch file if the source and destination disks do not change their drive letters over time. And since you’re using Windows 10,...
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Download my Tumblr likes

I made this small native application which downloads all the Tumblr posts that you liked. https://github.com/neuro-sys/tumblr-downloader-client It only downloads image posts (and GIFs) at the moment,...
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Extract content of iPhone backups

They are many similar programs for this purpose. Among them, iPhone Backup Extractor is the best in performance. It finds all iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad backups on your computer and lets you recover ...
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Disc cloning tool with the option to exclude folders

Acronis True Image might be something for you. I'm using it since years and it works fine. it costs ~40 EUR it can exclude folders from the backup (see screenshot below, sorry it's German) you can ...
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Backup program for encrypted data for linux

i'm not 100% sure if it hits all your requirement but Déjà Dup is definitively worth a look: it uses duplicity/rsync as backend use local, external or network-storage (ssh, ftp, WebDAV, smb, etc.) ...
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Tool to backup, verify & restore specified files on Linux

The software http://www.freefilesync.org/ might come close to what you are searching. You could combine it with https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/ or an encrypted File System like https://www.cryfs.org/
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Software to backup incrementally to cloud provider

Have a look at duplicati. It does fit all of your conditions if I'm not mistaken : It works with standard protocols like FTP, SSH, WebDAV as well as popular services like Microsoft OneDrive, Amazon ...
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Folder Encryption Software

If you are not married to Google Drive, look into SpiderOak. Its client encrypts files locally on your PC before uploading & decrypts on download. The SpiderOak team don't have any access to ...
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Best iphone backup tool for enterprise

For a free solution check out synciso, it does not require itunes or icloud to back your data up to Windows, it has a nice UI and a detailed tutorial on its site. If ease of use is the number one ...
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Looking for something similar to Time Machine for windows 10

Genie Timeline is my favorite; lots of features and easy to use. You can read their long list of features at the provided link. You can read a review of Genie Timeline and 5 other backup solutions ...
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Looking for something similar to Time Machine for windows 10

You could give a try to a close Windows alternative Macrium reflect free Features include: Full image backups Differential Images backup (for faster backups and reduced storage space). Incremental ...
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Bootable Windows Clone

In my opinion, I have used Acronis Backup for this case. You can view their article on Disk Backup vs. Cloning to get a better understanding. In their newer builds, they cite: No need to shut down ...
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Dropbox-like alternative as a service for the server

You can use Nextcloud for this. There are providers offering a few GB for free, like the Germany-based Webo or Swiss-based Wölkli, both offering 3GB storage in their free plans. Nextcloud file ...
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Is there a software to backup my windows 10 settings and some important apps with configuration?

Here is another way: https://www.myclone.app/ Note: This is a relatively new and doesn't have entries for every app possible. It does however support approx 240 apps. While it doesn't support ...
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What are some good alternatives to BUP for backing up photos?

I read the features description of bup (interesting) on GitHub and maybe you should look into using good-ol' DAR, if I understood correctly what you need. Actively developed software, incremental/...
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What's the most reliable tool to backup all the drivers of a Windows 10 tablet 2 in 1?

From and administrative command prompt: pnputil /export-driver * c:\backup <- Export all driver packages Directly from pnputil /? Backing up C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository ...
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Tool to backup my old Windows XP laptop hard disk before updating Windows

Clonezilla is a FOSS "partition and disk imaging/cloning program similar to True Image® or Norton Ghost®. It helps you to do system deployment, bare metal backup and recovery".
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