Best FREE Back-Up Utility?

  NETCHRIS 23:32 22 Apr 2008
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What do you guys think is the best free back-up utility. I just need to back-up:

- My Documents
- Pictures
- Downloads
- Videos
- Favorites
- Music

Those folders pretty much only. So yeah, something simple that just syncronizes selected folders to my external 100 GB drive. I got 320 GB drive by the way and have use 200 GB of it.

Thanks!

  djsigma 23:49 22 Apr 2008

You don't say which OS you're using, but if it's XP you could try this: -

click here

  Stuartli 23:53 22 Apr 2008

Karen Kenworthy is well regarded for her excellent freeware. See:

click here

  NETCHRIS 00:10 23 Apr 2008

Ah the Vista back-up utility is fine. But under the checked boxes of things you wanna back up it says:

Pictures
Videos
Music

and such...

Are these the User folders Pictures, Videos and Music or just files that are that type. Cause I wanna back up my exact Picture, Videos and Music folders. But not do it manually.

  Snec 20:05 23 Apr 2008

Just enter Cobian into Google.

  Kemistri 20:41 23 Apr 2008

Syncback (not SE) or EZ Backitup. For most uses, Syncback is way out in front - very tweakable. Use EZ Backitup if you have to gather files/folders from lots different paths into one backup routine.

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