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Lazy Mirror Alternatives

Lazy Mirror is described as 'copies changes made to one or more sources and archives the previous versions of the copied files. If all storage allocated to a destination has been consumed, the oldest archives will be disposed off to make room for new files' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to Lazy Mirror for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, BSD and Google Drive. The best alternative is rsync, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Lazy Mirror are RsyncOSX, Copywhiz, Truck - Rsync Client and lsyncd.

Lazy Mirror alternatives are mainly File Sync Tools but may also be File Copy Utilities. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Lazy Mirror.
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    rsync

    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Cygwin
    • Haiku
    122 alternatives to rsync 

    rsync is a software application for Unix which synchronizes files and directories from one location to another while minimizing data transfer using delta encoding when appropriate. An important feature of rsync not found in most similar programs/protocols is that the mirroring...

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    1.  Schedule Backuprsync supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
    2.  Command line interfacersync either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    3.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    4.  Encrypted Backuprsync uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
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    RsyncOSX

    112 alternatives to RsyncOSX 

    A macOS GUI for rsync.

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    1.  DecentralizedRsyncOSX is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
    2.  End-to-End EncryptionRsyncOSX has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    3.  Support for RsyncRsyncOSX supports rsync, a free and open source file synchronization software.
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    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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    Truck - Rsync Client

    • Mac
    139 alternatives to Truck - Rsync Client 

    A graphical user interface for rsync, which looks-and-feels like a standard FTP client, but uses the rsync protocol ‘under the hood’ to boost transfer speeds.

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  5. lsyncd

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    97 alternatives to lsyncd 

    Lsyncd watches a local directory trees event monitor interface (inotify or fsevents). It aggregates and combines events for a few seconds and then spawns one (or more) process(es) to synchronize the changes. By default this is rsync.

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  6. AnyBackup

    58 alternatives to AnyBackup 

    AnyBackup 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.

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    MKSBackup

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    93 alternatives to MKSBackup 

    MKSBackup is a free front-end for common backup tools like MS Windows ntbackup, and it successor wbadmin, Un*x tools like tar, but also popular ghettoVCB to backup Virtual Machine on VMware ESX(i) host.

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    1.  Schedule BackupMKSBackup supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
    2.  PortableMKSBackup can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      Discontinued

      The product seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 1.0.3, released in March 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      Rebel Backup

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Google Drive
      • Dropbox
      139 alternatives to Rebel Backup 

      Rebel Backup lets you make encrypted backups of your important files offsite to Dropbox or Google Drive. You control what and how often is backed up, and the encryption happens locally on your computer.

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      1.  Encrypted BackupRebel Backup uses encryption algorithms to keep your files safe as well as prevent unauthorized access.
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      Acebackup

      • Windows
      94 alternatives to Acebackup 

      AceBackup is a free backup software to create completely secure backups of your data. Store your data on any local storage device, on CD, DVD or on your remote FTP server!

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      1.  File VersioningAcebackup has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
        Discontinued

        Last release is from February 2012.

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        Backer

        • FreeOpen Source
        • Mac
        • Linux
        140 alternatives to Backer 

        Backer is a visual front end to the rsync command. It allows the user to select multiple folders and back them up to multiple locations. It stores your backup settings for you so that all your backups can be run easily using a single button click.

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        1.  Support for RsyncBacker supports rsync, a free and open source file synchronization software.
        2.  Schedule BackupBacker supports scheduling of your backups at specific times or intervals.
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