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ChronoSync Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to ChronoSync for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is FreeFileSync, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to ChronoSync and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to ChronoSync are Duplicati, GoodSync, Acronis Cyber Protect Home Office and Time Machine.

ChronoSync alternatives are mainly File Sync Tools but may also be Backup Clients or Disk Cloning Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ChronoSync.
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  1. FreeFileSync is a folder comparison and synchronization software that creates and manages backup copies of all your important files.

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    Almost everyone thinks FreeFileSync is a great alternative to ChronoSync.

    It's free. Especially if you suffer from subscription burnout. Cryptsync in conjunction with 7-zip for encrypted cloud backups should also get a mention.

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  2. 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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  3. GoodSync is a high-end professional easy and reliable file backup and file synchronization software.

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    GoodSync can copy/transmit only changed portions of files rather than retransmitting the entire file if it changed. This is extremely beneficial for large files.

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  4. Acronis Cyber Protect Home Office is a software product produced by Acronis that provides data protection including, backup, archive, access and recovery for Microsoft, macOS, iOS and Android operating systems.

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  5. 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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  6. Carbon Copy Cloner (CCC) features an interface designed to make the cloning and backup procedure very intuitive. In addition to general backup, CCC can also clone one hard drive to another, copying every single block or file to create an exact replica of your source hard drive.

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    DirSync Pro

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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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    Bacula

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • FreeBSD
    • OpenBSD

    Bacula is a set of computer programs that permit managing backup, recovery, and verification of computer data across a network of computers of different kinds.

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    Synkron

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com

    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.

    Discontinued

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

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    SuperDuper!

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    SuperDuper makes recovery painless, because it makes creating a fully bootable backup painless. Its incredibly clear, friendly interface is understandable, easy to use, and its built-in scheduler makes it trivial to back up automatically.

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