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Need a handy backup program from local to a network drive

Posted on 2007-03-21
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Hello,
I usually save files to my local hard drive, since our network is so slow. However, only the network gets backed up, not my local drive. Do you know of a handy program that would allow me to mark documents for backup to another location, and then back them automatically, without me having to do backups manually?
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by:Alan Huseyin Kayahan
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     Microsoft Backup is capable of doing this and it is a built-in feature of windows. You can access it in Start>Programs>Accessories>System Tools>Backup
      It is also easy to use and has scheduling options.
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saus earned 250 total points
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What i know is a program called SyncBack and there is a freeware version which works pretty fine...

Take a look on it:
http://www.2brightsparks.com/downloads.html#freeware
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by:kode99
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Check out Second Copy,

http://www.secondcopy.com/

Handy and flexible backup tool that will do the job well.


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by:Metropoliten
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Acronis True Image Workstation is the most easy-in-use and the most reliable one i've ever met,
http://www.acronis.com/enterprise/products/ATICW
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by:beatboxradio
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Take a look for Vision Backup available to www.vwsolutions.com or you can contact info@secureip.ca for any question :)
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by:saus
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Acronis is not free as far as i knowbut its a very nice backup program. But with Acronis u r doin a backup file .tib and not copy the files ...
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