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Robocopy Alternatives for Mac

Robocopy is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. 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 25 alternatives to Robocopy and 12 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Robocopy are TeraCopy, Unison File Synchronizer, Ultracopier and SuperCopier.

Robocopy alternatives are mainly File Copy Utilities but may also be File Sync Tools or File Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Robocopy.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

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

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  1. FreeFileSync is a folder comparison and synchronization software that creates and manages backup copies of all your important files.

    Windows
    Almost everyone thinks FreeFileSync is a great alternative to Robocopy.
  2. A free utility designed to copy files faster and more secure. It can verify copied files to ensure they are identical. It skips bad files during copy, not terminating the entire transfer. Seamless integration with Windows Explorer.

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    Robocopy have a lot of copy option (date range, tree structure etc..)

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  3. Unison is a file-synchronization tool for Unix and Windows.

    Unison running in KDE terminal window
  4. Ultracopier icon

    Ultracopier

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Ultracopier replaces Windows explorer file copy and adds many features: Transfer resuming, transfer speed control, transfer speed computation, better transfer progress display, faster transfers, copy list editable while transferring.

    Copy Window
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    SuperCopier

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    SuperCopier replaces Windows explorer file copy and adds many features: Transfer resuming, transfer speed control, transfer speed computation, better transfer progress display, faster transfers, copy list editable while transferring.

    Discontinued

    The official website states "Deprecated, use Ultracopier".SuperCopier 1.4.0.8 was built 2016-01-02.

    Main UI


  6. RsyncOSX icon

    RsyncOSX

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    A macOS GUI for rsync.

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  7. MiniCopier icon

    MiniCopier

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    MiniCopier is a multi-platform graphical copy manager.

    Discontinued

    The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 0.5, released in May 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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  8. Truck - Rsync Client icon

    Truck - Rsync Client

    • Mac

    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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  9. TurboCopy Pro icon

    TurboCopy Pro

    • Mac

    Copy and Paste on Mac at Turbo Speeds with Turbo Copy Pro! Completes features which are missing from Copy and Paste on your Mac

    Integrates into Mac Completely
  10. lsyncd

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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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