O&O FileBackup is the simplest and most convenient way to backup your data. Use the automatic detection of important files for backup or select the directories containing important data yourself. Once set up, all you need to do in the future is to start the backup and automatically add all new and changed files to existing backups.
O&O FileBackup enables you to backup your data quickly and easily. Choose the directories you want to back up yourself. Or let O&O FileBackup automatically search for important data. It also gives you the option of backing up just photos, videos, music, and Office documents, so you have a copy of your digital treasures – because no hard drive and no SSD lasts forever!
The O&O software requires no installation, you can start it directly. The using is extremely easy. Just follow the guide step by step through the backup process. And the integrated assistant also helps you with the restoration of your backups.
The program allows you to make local backups, backups to USB stick and hard disk (also SSD), as well as on target directories available on the network, such as NAS or servers.
O&O FileBackup Features:
- Assistant-guided backup and restoration of data
- Manual selection of the target directories
- Automatic selection of directories and file types to be backed up
- Full and automatic backup of all selected files
- Automatic detection of new and changed files
- Definition of file filters for backup
- Detailed logging of the backup and restore
- Exclusion lists, for example to exclude system directories and files
- Option to define minimum and maximum file size for the backup
- Scheduling for automatic backups at defined times
Automatic recognition of important files
O&O FileBackup can automatically detect important files and suggest them for backup. Select photos, videos, music and office documents and all the files with the corresponding file extensions. If you want, you can even customize it yourself and include more files in this backup.
If you want, you can select directories or entire partitions yourself. Then you will able to back up only the really important files. The system and program files will be automatically excluded. This saves time and storage space!
Automatic backup of new and changed files
To avoid searching for new or changed files, O&O FileBackup can automatically detect these files for you and propose them for backup. This is especially helpful when importing photos and videos as it immediately creates another copy of this valuable data.
Restoring the backup files is as easy as backing them up: just use the built-in restore feature in O&O FileBackup to select the files you want to restore and restore them to the target directory.
Incidentally, you can also restore the data without O&O FileBackup because the data is stored faithfully on the backup medium and can be easily read and copied again direct from there.
Changes in O&O FileBackup 2.0.1374 (March 1, 2021):
Changes in O&O FileBackup 1.0.1370 (October 26, 2020):
- New: Display of a start screen to bypass the reading of the drives
- New: Selection of the target drive simplified
- New: Extended information for the user if the target drive cannot be reached
- New: Revision of the layout of the controls
- Fix: Fixed crash when removing a drive while searching for drives
- Fix: Corrected translation errors in French
- Fix: Texts and descriptions revised and corrected
- Available in German, English and French
Changes in O&O FileBackup 1.0.1369 (January 21, 2020):
- New: When restoring, all previous files from a backup are now taken into account and can be selected
- New: Multiple backups can be deleted at once
- New: Config file is saved in the local application data
- New: Config file in the start directory has priority
- Fix: Fixed error when outputting the number of bytes in the log
- Fix: Various texts revised and corrected
- Available in German, English and French
Changes in O&O FileBackup 1.0.1368 (December 19, 2019):
- New: Improved presentation of the Backup description
- New: Prevent sleep while the Backup is running
- New: Automatic shutdown after Backup
- Fix: Minor changes to the users interface
- Fix: Various spelling mistakes
- Available in English, German and French
Changes in O&O FileBackup 1.0.1367 (December 10, 2019):
- First public release
Homepage – https://www.oo-software.com/en/oofilebackup
- Windows 7, 8.x or 10
- Windows Server 2008 R2, 2013, 2016 or 2019
- No installation required, the application can be started directly
- Internet connection for product activation and update
- Recommended: external storage medium for data backup, e.g. USB stick or hard disk
Size: 5.47 MB