RadarSync DriverBackup 2012

RadarSync DriverBackup 2012

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
5.0
out of 1 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4.1.0.14931
  • Total Downloads:
    4,452
  • Date Added:
    Feb. 11, 2013
  • Price:
    Free to try; $9.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    3.64MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    4
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Review

+

With Radarsync DriverBackup 2012, installing and updating drivers is no longer a cringe-worthy moment. You can now safely backup all of your device drivers in a couple of clicks. DriverBackup will run a complete scan for everything it can find: sound, video, network, wireless, printers, etc. Then it will create a restore point. You can backup manually or set a schedule for when you want it to run automatically. One thing we do recommend to do is to turn off auto-backup on Windows start. We didn't find the option to create a backup every time you boot up your computer that useful. Nobody should be updating their drivers on a daily basis. It does a more thorough job than most other driver backup programs out there by saving every set of drivers it finds, even when you might just be interested in a particular set such as sound.

Restoration itself is a hassle free process. Choose the point you wish to restore and let the software do the rest. If you do multiple backups, be careful in your selection as RD'12 method of time-stamping is not the best method for easy record keeping. We were also able to restore some difficult Nvidia Video drivers, which are not the most user-friendly drivers out there.

The application will also notify you if it finds any driver updates. However, this will require you upgrade to RadarSync's PC Updater. Even though the software does not make any claim about updates, we felt it would have been nice to include this feature as DriverBackup 2012 is a paid product. If you're just looking for a mess-free solution to backing up drivers or even a little insurance against Murphy's Law when updating, RadarSync DriverBackup 2012 might be what you're looking for.

 
read more +

Publisher's Description

+
 
read more +
User Reviews
+

Results 1–1 of 1

5 stars

"This is awesome, and FREE!"

February 21, 2013  |  By jonpc2

 |  Version: RadarSync DriverBackup 2012 4.1.0.14931

Pros

The review says it's a paid product, but it's not, it's free. It does have an upgrade option which is paid, but for backing up and restoring drivers, it works as advertised and totally free.

Cons

None yet !

Summary

Free and gets the job done. I haven't done the restore yet, because I haven't needed to, but I like it how it saves the backup as a zip file. I saved a copy on a thumb drive in case of a total OS meltdown, so I'm safe.

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

Results 1–1 of 1

Add Your Review

Login or create an account to post a review.

You are logged in as . Please submit your review for RadarSync DriverBackup 2012
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Update your review

Since you've already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review.
Submit

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

 
see all reviews +

Full Specifications

+
General
Publisher RadarSync
Publisher web site http://www.radarsync.com
Release Date February 11, 2013
Date Added February 11, 2013
Version 4.1.0.14931
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Backup Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows XP
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 3.64MB
File Name driverbackupDL.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 4,452
Downloads Last Week 4
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Not available
Price $9.95

Previous Versions:

Add to my list Report a problem
 
read more +

More Products to Consider

Close[x]

Submit a problem report for RadarSync DriverBackup 2012

Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.

Problem:

The Download.com Installer isn't working as expected

The download link does not work

The software has a newer version

The product contains malicious software

Other

Description:

Please select a feedback type.

Please enter a description.

Submit Problem Report

Close[x]

Problem Report submitted

Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.

OK