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BuddyBackup Alternatives

BuddyBackup is described as 'lets you back up your files to your friends, family and colleagues' computers for free' and is an app in the backup & sync category. There are more than 10 alternatives to BuddyBackup for Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Time Machine, which is free. Other great apps like BuddyBackup are Duplicacy, CrashPlan, Wasabi and Cronopete.

BuddyBackup alternatives are mainly Online Backup Tools but may also be System Backup Tools or System Restore Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of BuddyBackup.
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  • Free PersonalProprietary
  • Windows

BuddyBackup lets you back up your files to your friends, family and colleagues' computers for free.

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  1. Time Machine is the breakthrough automatic backup that’s built right into Mac OS X. It keeps an up-to-date copy of everything on your Mac — digital photos, music, movies, TV shows, and documents. Now, if you ever have the need, you can easily go back in time to recover anything.

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    Does not offer peer-to-peer backup

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    Duplicacy

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Duplicacy is a new generation local and cloud backup tool that supports cross-computer deduplication. It is free for personal use and source code is available to commercial users.

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  3. Data Protection for SMBs with Cloud Backup.

    Desktop app. Works on Windows, OS X, and Linux.
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    This alternative is disputed. CrashPlan is still a legitimate alternative to BuddyBackup, but it might have issues that some users think are important.

    Does not let you backup to your friends/family any more

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    Can't backup to friend or family, online for their paid services

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    Effective August 22, 2017, Code42 will no longer offer new – or renew – CrashPlan for Home subscriptions, and we will begin to sunset the product over several months. CrashPlan for Home will no longer be available for use starting October 23, 2018.

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  4. Wasabi icon

    Wasabi

    • Online

    Storage made simple. Faster than Amazon's S3. Less expensive than Glacier.

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    Cronopete

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Cronopete is a backup utility for Linux, modeled after Apple's Time Machine. It aims to simplify the creation of periodic backups.

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  6. Nero BackItUp icon

    Nero BackItUp

    • Windows
    • Android

    Nero BackItUp protects your files and memories on your PC or laptop. Have your filed automatically backed up on up to 3 locations, such as USB hard disks. All you need to do is click one button to set up your backup.

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    Systemback

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Simple system backup and restore application with extra features.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed and supported. Last version, 1.8, released in May 2016, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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  8. Toolwiz Time Machine (Toolwiz multi-point restoration) is a powerful and easy-to-use undelete freeware, protecting your PC from data loss and improving its security.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.0.1.16, released in December 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    Zinstall Backup

    • Windows

    Full PC backup, extremely fast and allows to restore to a completely different Windows and computer. For example, restore programs, settings and files from a backup of Windows 7 32bit Dell to a Windows 10 64bit HP (without wiping it)

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  10. Altarsoft Safe Backup icon

    Altarsoft Safe Backup

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Backup and restore files and folders easily. Set compression level and restore mode. Split large backup file into several parts.

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