Automatic Backup Software for Yandex.Disk Cloud Storage

Handy Backup allows completely automated using of Yandex.Disk cloud service as data storage. Backup to Yandex.Disk is a standard option for Handy Backup 7, giving user full access to all the might of this stable and fast commercial cloud.

Version 7.8.6, built on 21 November, 2016
65.0 MB

Most valuable features of backup to Yandex.Disk using Handy Backup

  • Complete and full automation of using Yandex.Disk after setting up initial account options;
  • Scheduling, encription and compression of backups;
  • Automating backing up all types of data: files, folders, disk images or even datadases;
  • Flexible backup settings for any data, full, incremental or differential backup;
  • Saving backup to Yandex.Disk in native data formats allowing using these backup data “as is”;

Key advantages of backup to Yandex.Disk

  • Some free cloud space available for any user, starting from 10 Gb and up;
  • Wideband access to cloud servers giving more speed of data transferring;
  • A cloud infrastructure securing data kept on it from different perils.

Performing Backup to Yandex.Disk with Handy Backup

The examples below mention all stages of Yandex backup. These stages include:

  • Initial settings of Yandex backup linking backup to Yandex.Disk with Handy Backup;
  • Selecting and using Yandex backup destination.

Let us explain both steps in details.

Initial Settings of Backup to Yandex.Disk

You must have at least one Yandex.Disk configuration to perform backup to Yandex.Disk. Each particular configuration is presenting only one Yandex account.

To create a new configuration for Yandex backup follow these steps:

  1. Create a new task using the button on the main panel or selecting “New Task…” from menu.
  2. Select the “Backup” as the task type.
  3. On the Step 3, choose “Yandex.Disk” as the data storage. The “New configuration” option will appear. Double-click on it to select it.

Selecting New Yandex Configuration

  1. On the window appearing, input the new configuration name. Select the name for this particular configuration and enter your Yandex login and password in appropriate fields.

Login to Yandex

  • 4.1. If you have not Yandex account, you may create it on this step clicking “Create an account” button. Creating account on Yandex is completely free.
  1. Press “OK” and return to the data selection dialog. Your configuration will appear on the data selection panel, and you may use it until your account still actual.

Backup to Yandex.Disk Using an Existing Configuration

Backup to Yandex.Disk can be performed any time for any data. Do it using this instruction:

  1. Create a new backup task and select Yandex.Disk as the data destination (see above).
  2. Select an existing configuration by clicking on it. Your Yandex.Disk account will be added to the list of destinations.
  3. Specify all other backup parameters such as backup type, scheduling the task, running other software before or after the task etc. These steps are not specific for backup to Yandex.Disk.

Using Yandex Backup as Data Source

Backup to Yandex.Disk is the only one of methods utilizing this cloud service under Handy Backup. Another method uses Yandex.Disk as data source, backing up data from it to other storage media. This may be useful for data replication or accessing Yandex backups online.

To use this method, select Yandex.Disk as the data source. The configuration used may be the same as for performing backup to Yandex.Disk, created only once for full-time access to the cloud.

Using Yandex as Data Source

Freeware Yandex.Disk Backup Solution

Discover also the Free Yandex.Disk backup software, capable to store data to Yandex.Disk (but not to other destinations) and restore it on demand.


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