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Discussion in 'Bar' started by Drummerrrrr?, Mar 21, 2015.

  1. Drummerrrrr?

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    Carbon Copy Cloner is perfect on OSX but nothing on Windows works as well. Just about every program I've tried uses a proprietary image file and has a shitful interface. All I need is folder to folder backup support and some sort of revision or 'safetynet' feature to recover deleted or changed files.
    What does everyone use?
     
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    Sloan Sounds like shit!

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    Are you talking about backups for your system?
    I have had great results with the free version of Macrium Reflect. I schedule a few different pc's to automatically save new images to directories onto a usb drive connected to one central pc. then i use a utility called Belvedere to automatically delete files in each directory older than 2 weeks. this keeps it clean. there are some pitfalls, but so far this is the best FREE solution I have found.
     
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    I've tried Macrium but it didn't like my HFS formatted drive. I found FreeFileSync which is great for file and folder backup but doesn't provide any imagine services.
     
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    Sloan Sounds like shit!

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    I worked around that drive format problem somehow, can't remember. I use it to create images and you can just double click the images to open them and browse files through macrium, it's pretty killer.
     

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