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  • FreeFileSync icon

    FreeFileSync Bundleware

    FreeFileSync is a free Open Source software to synchronize files and synchronize folders available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Syncthing icon


    Syncthing replaces proprietary sync and cloud services with something open, trustworthy and decentralized. Your data is your data...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet BSD ... Self-Hosted

  • Duplicati icon


    Duplicati is the only portable backup program, able to send backups in encrypted form to another computer or SkyDrive using one of...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • GoodSync icon


    GoodSync syncs files between your computer, mobile devices, FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3, Google Drive, SkyDrive, WebDAV, Azure.

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • SyncBack icon


    SyncBack is a backup and file synchronization software that allows backing up and synchronizing files to the same or different drives...

    Freemium Windows

  • Synkron icon


    Synkron is an application for folder synchronisation and folder-backups that allows you to configure your synchronisations in detail....

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Unison icon

    Unison Discontinued

    Unison is a file-synchronization tool for Unix and Windows. It allows two replicas of a collection of files and directories to be...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Bvckup 2 icon

    Bvckup 2

    Simple fast backup for Windows. At a glance - small and very lean, very fast delta copier, excellent user interface, device tracking...

    Commercial Windows

  • SyncToy icon


    SyncToy is a free PowerToy designed by Microsoft, that provides an easy to use graphical user interface that can automatically...

    Free Windows

  • Déjà Dup icon

    Déjà Dup

    Déjà Dup is a simple backup tool. It hides the complexity of doing backups the 'right way' (encrypted, off-site, and...

    Open Source Linux

  • Back In Time icon

    Back In Time

    Back In Time is a simple backup tool for Linux inspired from FlyBack and "TimeVault". The backup is done by taking...

    Open Source Linux

  • grsync icon


    Grsync is a rsync gui, a graphical user interface for the rsync file synchronization and backup tool. It works on linux, solaris...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Xfce

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  • Allway Sync icon

    Allway Sync

    Allway Sync is a free file and folder synchronization software for Windows for private use until max.20000 files/month. It is...

    Freemium Windows

  • Robocopy icon


    Robocopy, or "Robust File Copy", is a command-line directory replication command. It has been available as part of the...

    Free Windows

  • Areca Backup icon

    Areca Backup

    Areca Backup is a file backup software that supports incremental, image and delta backup on local drives or FTP servers.

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Syncovery icon


    Back up your data and synchronize PCs, Macs, servers, notebooks, and online storage space. You can set up as many different jobs as...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • DirSync Pro icon

    DirSync Pro

    DirSync Pro (Directory Synchronize Pro) is a small utility for file and folder synchronization without bidirectional file-deletion....

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • ViceVersa icon


    ViceVersa does File Synchronization, File Replication, File Backup and File Comparison. It can automatically verify data using a CRC32...

    Freemium Windows

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  • Toucan icon


    Toucan is a small portableapp utility allowing you to synchronise, backup and secure your data with more options than the built in...

    Open Source Windows

  • Qtd Sync icon

    Qtd Sync

    A graphical interface for the Rsync engine that will synchronise files between two computers either locally or over the internet. The...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Create Synchronicity icon

    Create Synchronicity

    Create Synchronicity is a nice, lightweight backup program with a very user-friendly - yet powerful - interface, that synchronizes...

    Open Source Windows

  • SyncFolders icon


    SyncFolders helps you to synchronize the contents of two folders, including any subfolders, track file modifications and deletions in...

    Free Windows

  • ChronoSync icon


    Synchronize files between folders, hard drives, removable media, laptops, file servers, or any computer, not just a Macintosh. ...

    Commercial Mac

  • Bacula icon


    Bacula is a set of Open Source, enterprise ready, computer programs that permit you (or the system administrator) to manage backup...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • rdiff-backup icon

    rdiff-backup Discontinued

    rdiff-backup backs up one directory to another, possibly over a network. The target directory ends up a copy of the source directory...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • PureSync icon


    PureSync is a professional file backup and synchronization software, that can automatically keep a backup of your important files...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Rsnapshot icon


    rsnapshot is a rsync based backup utillity, providing filesystem snapshot functionality. It can...

    Open Source Linux

  • Directory Compare icon

    Directory Compare

    Directory Compare is a utility to help you keeping copies of your important directories (documents, programs under development and so...

    Free Windows

  • AutoVer icon

    AutoVer Discontinued

    AutoVer is a configurable automatic or real time backup and personal versioning system. It can be used as a simple real time backup or...

    Open Source Windows

  • Obnam icon


    Obnam is an easy, secure backup program. Backups can be stored on local hard disks, or online via the SSH SFTP protocol. The backup...

    Open Source Linux

  • Back4Sure icon


    Back4Sure is a feature-rich backup solution for typical backup use. No VSS Volume Shadow Copy function for open files. The program can...

    Free Windows

  • Backup4all icon


    Backup4all, backup software that performs incremental backup, differential, full and mirror backup to DVD, DVD-RW, CD, CD-RW, Blu-ray...

    Commercial Windows

  • OneWaySynchronize

    Fast one way file synchronization, backup and mirroring command line utility for Windows. Perfect for personal backups.

    Open Source Windows

  • CleanSync icon


    Require assistance synchronizing folders between 2 computers? Tired and fustrated of keeping track what files and folders are updated...

    Open Source Windows

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