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I have a linux machine and 5 windows client , every windows machine need to back up some word or excel file, How can I set up linux to copy file from windows machine automaticly every day 1 time I win put file that need to back up in one folder  
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You can use smbtar which is part of the Samba distribution.

Or, use smbmount (part of the samba distrib also) to mount your windows shares. Then copy the files as on any mounted filesystem.

There is another elegant option, but it's a payware. Not expensive though. It's Arkeia. Very good professional solution.

http://www.arkeia.com
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