Does Robocopy Support Changed Block Tracking?

Posted on 2011-10-03
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Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I'm looking to replicate my VM backups (created using Veeam Backup and Replication) to my DR site and am wondering if Robocopy supports changed block tracking.  That is, if only a portion of my backup file changes, will Robocopy try to sync the entire file?  In my case, some of my backup files can be rather large.  I know I can do this with rsync, but I'm looking at all my options.
Question by:hesc_7555
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Nope, sorry; if robocopy sees a difference (file size or date/time), it copies the complete file again.
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Double-take would do it but you have to pay for license

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