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AnyBackup is described as 'is designed to keep two pools of volumes in sync with one another. The primary use case is backing up one large network array to several smaller volumes. These syncs are intended to be periodic and user initiated' and is a File Sync tool in the backup & sync category. There are more than 50 alternatives to AnyBackup for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Duplicati, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like AnyBackup are SyncBack, GoodSync, DirSync Pro and Syncovery.

AnyBackup alternatives are mainly File Sync Tools but may also be Backup Clients or Online Backup Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of AnyBackup.
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  1. Duplicati icon

    Duplicati

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    125 alternatives to Duplicati 

    Duplicati is a backup client that securely stores encrypted, incremental, compressed backups on local storage, cloud storage services and remote file servers. The Duplicati project was inspired by Duplicity and had similar functionality until 2008.

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    1.  Incremental BackupDuplicati supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
    2.  Schedule BackupDuplicati supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
    3.  Encrypted BackupDuplicati uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
    4.  Automatic BackupDuplicati will automatically back up your data periodically.
    5.  File VersioningDuplicati has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
    6.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    7.  AES-256 EncryptionDuplicati has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
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  2. SyncBack icon

    SyncBack

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    86 alternatives to SyncBack 

    SyncBack is a tool to backup, synchronize, and restore data files.

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    1.  Schedule BackupSyncBack supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
    2.  AES-256 EncryptionSyncBack has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
    3.  File VersioningSyncBack has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
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    Main window (using Dark Mode)


  3. GoodSync icon

    GoodSync

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    117 alternatives to GoodSync 

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

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    1.  Selective SynchronizationGoodSync allows you to pick which files are synced between the server and your devices.
    2.  End-to-End EncryptionGoodSync has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    3.  PortableGoodSync can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    DirSync Pro

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    89 alternatives to DirSync Pro 

    DirSync Pro is a small, but powerful utility for file and folder synchronization. DirSync Pro can be used to synchronize the content of one or many folders recursively. Use DirSync Pro to easily synchronize files from your desktop PC to your USB-stick.

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    1.  Incremental BackupDirSync Pro supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
    2.  Command line interfaceDirSync Pro either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    Discontinued

    No activity/development anymore. Last stable version from 2018-03-07, last development version from 2018-12-28.

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    Sync Queue
  5. Syncovery icon

    Syncovery

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    60 alternatives to Syncovery 

    Back up your data and synchronize PCs, Macs, servers, notebooks, and online storage space.

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    1.  Schedule BackupSyncovery supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
    2.  Encrypted BackupSyncovery uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
    3.  File VersioningSyncovery has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
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    Toucan

    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    62 alternatives to Toucan 

    Toucan is a small portableapp utility allowing you to synchronise, backup and secure your data with more options than the built in suite utilities. It is split up into 7 tabs, allowing you to easily find the function that you want.

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    1.  Encrypted BackupToucan uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
    2.  Incremental BackupToucan supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
    3.  AES-256 EncryptionToucan has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
    4.  PortableToucan can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    5.  Command line interfaceToucan either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    No automatical symmetrical file-deletion
  7. IDrive icon

    IDrive

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    136 alternatives to IDrive 

    Get 5 GB of full featured Online Backup for free. Features include Automatic Backup, True Archiving, Versioning, Continuous Backup, Mapped Drive Backup and Web-based Backup Management.

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    1.  End-to-End EncryptionIDrive has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    2.  AES-256 EncryptionIDrive has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
    3.  Encrypted BackupIDrive uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
    4.  Privacy focusedIDrive is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    rdiff-backup

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    76 alternatives to rdiff-backup 

    rdiff-backup backs up one directory to another, possibly over a network. The target directory ends up a copy of the source directory, but extra reverse diffs are stored in a special subdirectory of that target directory, so you can still recover files lost some time ago.

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    Synkron

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com
    68 alternatives to Synkron 

    Synkron is an application for folder synchronisation and folder-backups that allows you to configure your synchronisations in detail. Despite having many features, the user interface of Synkron is very user-friendly and easy to use.

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    1.  PortableSynkron can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Discontinued

    Last Update: 2014-10-11, see https://sourceforge.net/projects/synkron/

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    Sync 4 folders - Many languages
  10. Copywhiz icon

    Copywhiz

    73 alternatives to Copywhiz 

    Crazy & Smart File Copy Program for Windows that lets you have more control when copying files in Windows. Also automate complex tasks & save hours.

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    1.  Incremental BackupCopywhiz supports incremental backups (only back up the changed or new-added data since the last backup).
    2.  Selective SynchronizationCopywhiz allows you to pick which files are synced between the server and your devices.
    3.  PortableCopywhiz can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    4.  Command line interfaceCopywhiz either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    5.  Automatic BackupCopywhiz will automatically back up your data periodically.
    6.  Schedule BackupCopywhiz supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
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