FTP Backup Software

FTP Backup Software

FTP backup software provides the most secure and reliable way to back up data. Storing files on a remote backup server ensures protection against hardware failures, natural disasters and other causes of data loss. To back up to FTP you need a remote backup software, such as Handy Backup.

Download Handy Backup

Version 8.1.2, built on 21 February 2020
106 MB

Features of Best FTP Backup Solution

FTP Backup Transferring Engine

Advanced FTP Backup Transferring Engine

Handy Backup comes with a full-featured FTP client, which is capable to transfer data in any direction: either to store your PC backups remotely or to back up data from FTP server, or just copy files from one FTP location to another.

FTP Backup Software Compatible with Any Configuration

FTP Backup Compatible with Any Configuration

Full Unicode support lets you back up files named in Japanese, Russian, German and other languages. Well-thought algorithms allow backing up or synchronizing from behind an FTP or even SOCKS5, SOCKS4 proxy servers.proxy servers.

FTPS and SFTP Backup Software

FTPS (FTP over SSL) and SFTP (SSH File Transfer Protocol)

While the Standard edition lets you auto back up to FTP only, higher editions (Professional and above) support secured protocols SFTP and FTPS. All these features are available in trial version free of charge.


FTP Backup for Home and Business. Recommended Solution


With a rich set of features and strong focus on user experience, Handy Backup is widely recognized as the most powerful backup utility in its class. If you are a just home user, or you are seeking for FTP backup software for your business; Handy Backup always will be your best choice!

Handy Backup Professional

Version 8.1.2, built on 21 February 2020 . 106 MB
Backup Software from Novosoft LLC. 89 USD per license.

Handy Backup Professional

If you want to back up to FTP, SFTP or FTPS servers, please purchase the Professional edition, which has all FTP-related plug-ins just out of the box. Free 30-days trial version!



How It Works


You can use the FTP server either as a source of backup data or as a destination where you will keep your backups. In both cases, you need to link FTP backup software Handy Backup with a particular FTP server, creating a new connection.

Configuration of the FTP plug-in: General

On the connection dialog, set up a name of that new connection, a server name, and provide a pair of login and password for accessing to FTP. You can also select a remote folder on an FTP server to access it as backup source or destination. After entering all parameters, click OK.

Choosing an FTP as Data Destination


To use FTP backup solution for keeping data on FTP server, select FTP as the destination. You can perform it on Step 3, when you are creating a new backup task, or later, by editing task properties, on the “Storage” tab.

Selecting an FTP Server as Data Source


Selecting the FTP plug-in as destination

If you want to perform FTP backup (e.g. copying website content through FTP connection), choose FTP as the source of data. Again, you can apply it on Step 2 when you are creating a new task, or by editing an existing task using the tab "Backup set".


Adding data of the FTP plug-in to backup set

To learn more about configuring and using FTP backup, see the related chapter of User Manual.



Handy Backup for Remote Backup Hosting Service Providers


Online backup becomes an essential business practice today. In connection with growing interest in this service and software, we present you the family of our backup utilities, Handy Backup.

With our powerful and easy to use remote backup software, you can offer your customers a completely new sense of security and protection for their business. To learn more about partnership opportunities, please visit the online backup software for service providers section.


Video: Using Handy Backup as FTP Backup Software

In this video, we will show how simple is to make an FTP backup with the dedicated Handy Backup “FTP” plug-in. You will see how to make an FTP backup task, how to recover data easily by using this FTP backup software, and how a saved copy looks like in an FTP server.

Note: For SFTP or FTPS backup, the procedure contains only slight changes in a connection setup dialog. Otherwise, these are as simple procedures as FTP backup shown here.

Download Handy Backup

Version 8.1.2, built on 21 February 2020
106 MB

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5 comments

  • Julia84

    FTP included in Standard and Professional only, right?

  • HB_Moderator

    Backup to FTPS: Handy Backup Home Professional, Handy Backup Small Server. Backup to FTP Locations: Handy Backup Home Standard, Handy Backup Home Professional, Handy Backup Small Server.

  • HB_Moderator

    Backup to FTPS: Handy Backup Home Professional, Handy Backup Small Server, Handy Backup Network Server. Backup to FTP Locations: Handy Backup Home Standard, Handy Backup Home Professional, Handy Backup Small Server, Handy Backup Network Server.

  • Sai_Srinivas

    I`m interested in the distant ftps backup, is it secure? В 

  • HB_Moderator

    Handy Backup Online Backup Service provides you the possibility to upload important data to highly reliable remote server.В 

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