SyncBackSE

SyncBackSE

Average User Rating:
4.1
out of 20 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    7.0.14
  • Total Downloads:
    6,777
  • Date Added:
    November 14, 2014
  • File Size:
    14.07MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    19
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8

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5 stars

"Comprehensive, quick and reliable"

May 20, 2013  |  By David-IB2

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 6.4.3

Pros

Does everything, simple and complex
Walks you through setups
Simple interface for straigt-forward tasks
Complex interface for doing almost anything you can think of
Can work on huge tasks or small repetitive tasks
Never falls over
Logs available in html
Uses little memory or other resources

Cons

Daunting at first because there are so many options

Summary

I keep trying others, but always come back to this one.

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5 stars

"Never found any better backup program - perfection"

May 11, 2013  |  By LewLorton

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 6.3.13.0

Pros

My system is fairly complex for a home user. I am a photographer and I do multiple backups across three computers on a network.
I use about 15 profiles for different tasks and, once set up, they run perfectly and dependably.

Cons

For me, none.

Summary

If Syncback can't do your backup, it can't be done.

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4 stars

"Works as advertised"

August 27, 2012  |  By 2N3O

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 6.2.0.15

Pros

Free; is not resource hog (in normal conditions); I have to back up almost 2TB of data and this did the job beautifully; and even after there was an accidental shutdown during the backup process, once I restarted the process, it just continued where it was accidentally stopped;

Cons

None so far, for the moment; and I hope it stays that way

Summary

For something that is free, this one is loaded; I don't know about other applications with the same functionality, but I'm already satisfied with this one, it just makes my job much easier.

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4 stars

"A very good backup application"

February 06, 2011  |  By DaveMSen

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 5.9.4

Pros

Very flexible

Cons

After you have deleted a file often wants to reinstate it

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4 stars

"Very useful"

November 29, 2010  |  By angel.garcia.sune

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 5.9.4

Pros

Possibility to make different profiles to be run separately

Cons

Nothing for the moment

Summary



Updated on Nov 30, 2010

Really works 'as promise'

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5 stars

"Excellent backup and folder synchronisation software"

March 29, 2010  |  By pcarling

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 5.9.0.13

Pros

Very easy to set up and use, and very quick to execute.

Cons

None that I have discovered

Summary

This software is easy to install, configure and use, with totally intuitive screens. It runs very quickly and without hammering my PC. It was also very reasonably priced.

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3 stars

"OK for backups, forget versioning"

February 21, 2010  |  By marcvg

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 5.8.7.23

Pros

OK for backups, but ...

Cons

I wanted to use it for versioning, i.e. being able to go back to older versions of documents in case a mistake is made, or you need an older version of your document. but that function is hidden far away, for good reason.

Summary

You must look really hard for the versioning function, and then it gets incredibly complicated to figure out the right settings to actually do it. Save your time and don't use it for versioning, it's OK for backups, synchronizing etc. It has so many options that it's easy to get lost, or make a little options error with very serious consequences. Tha fastest automated backup option is once a day, why could it not be every hour if you're boasting that you're really saving old versions of files??

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4 stars

"I've been using it for years & it gets better with age!"

January 16, 2010  |  By mastrulo

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 5.8.7.23

Pros

Incredibly easy it even has an easy mode. Or use expert mode, it has good quality speech like Start This. Back up X completed etc. I also love the of columns to display, and its miriad auto functions, By name, serial # of a USB Flash or Hard Disk!

Cons

a couple of times it forgets its selected columns and displays all. Nothing much else really.

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4 stars

"Flexible enough to do all that I want."

January 11, 2010  |  By DaveMSen

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 5.8.7.23

Pros

Very flexible with lots of options.

Cons

Using some of the advanced features, filters in particular, I find a bit convoluted. Also you have to check deletions as it sometimes wants to delete a new file rather than copy it. Also files with a .dat extension are always considered to clash

Summary

I agree with another reviewer that the ability to hide and unhide group members would be useful.

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4 stars

"Does almost all it promises"

January 05, 2010  |  By rmassie

 |  Version: SyncBackSE 5.8.7.23

Pros

Great for general backing up and synchronising directories between laptop and PC

Cons

Does not synchronise to our archive which is one of those storage devices which are Linux based internally. When trying to synchronise we get a 'file not found' error.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 7.0.14
Version 7.0.14 features faster scanning when using file and folder selections, Windows network connections will not reconnect if already connected and no username supplied, will also not disconnect in this case, log file will show username used to connect to Windows network, saving the fast backup and smart sync results at end of profile run may not be faster for some, better detection and handling of FTP servers requiring clear or encrypted data channel.
General
Publisher 2BrightSparks
Publisher web site http://www.2BrightSparks.com
Release Date November 14, 2014
Date Added November 14, 2014
Version 7.0.14
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Backup Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows 2003, Windows 8, Windows, Windows XP
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 14.07MB
File Name SyncBackSE_Setup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 6,777
Downloads Last Week 19
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Not available
Price $34.95

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