You can backup file by creating an automated task, which will include all options that your need for automatic job, such as scheduling a task to a time or by an event, compressing or encrypting your files, or making partial backup for renewed data only. You will control all tasks via the comprehensible GUI.
With this file backup software, you can enhance the reliability of data protection either by implementing secure transfer (such as for SFTP and FTPS protocols, or by S3 clouds, see below), or just use an advanced internal encryption feature, along with possibilities of ZIP compression of a backup file.
Handy Backup will work as Windows 11 file backup software, as well as supports earlier versions of Windows including Windows 10, 8.1,8, 7 . It is also fully compatible with Windows Server 2019 and earlier editions, and can protect Linux data as well by working as native file backup software.
With Handy Backup, you can select appropriate file backup storage solution among many options, including such common and featured data vaults as:
Note: If storage allows using a secured API for data transfer, Handy Backup always utilizes this API instead of less secure methods like copying a synchronized local folder.
This short instruction will teach you how to backup file in computer with an automatic task.
Note: You must know the location of your files specified for file backup. When you do not know where to find these files, you can use the option described below – file filters by mask and/or attributes.
To learn how to backup file by mask of the name, please use the file filters as described here.
All file backup solutions must have a capability of automatic restore from backups. To realize this capability on Handy Backup, please create a restoration task as described below.
Caveat! We are strongly recommending inspecting carefully any location before restoring a file backup into it. Otherwise, you can accidentally destroy some newer data than the backup content you will restore into a destination folder!
In the next video, you will see how to backup file to USB device, as well as how to use versioned file backup, triggering a task by system event and other special features of Handy Backup.
Note: In this video, a user creates a file backup task from the My Desktop folder to a USB device. This task will start every time when a user will plug a USB device into a PC slot.
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