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    Best software to sync windows folders with NAS.

    Hi

    I have a network drive and want to sync folders on my desktop as backup.

    What do you guys suggest?

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    Re: Best software to sync windows folders with NAS.

    Try synctoy from microsoft. Its free and you can use it on mapped drives (map a drive to the nas).

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    Re: Best software to sync windows folders with NAS.

    Cobian Backup does that job for me.

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    Re: Best software to sync windows folders with NAS.

    My preferred options are SyncBack: http://www.2brightsparks.com/ and Allway Sync: http://allwaysync.com/

    In both cases, you can try and use the software for free, but under certain usage scenarios you'll need to pay - I purchased Allway and use it daily, but the free version of SyncBack also works fine, and I use it every few months.

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    Re: Best software to sync windows folders with NAS.

    Quote Originally Posted by 1stRaven View Post
    Try synctoy from microsoft. Its free and you can use it on mapped drives (map a drive to the nas).
    Plus one on synctoy. Have used it at work too - has been very reliable.

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    Re: Best software to sync windows folders with NAS.

    or setup your own schedule etc. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robocopy

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    Re: Best software to sync windows folders with NAS.

    I use SyncToy to sync my MP3s with my nas. Works perfectly.
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    Re: Best software to sync windows folders with NAS.

    Windows 8................... Has this built in.
    throw new ArgumentException (String, String, Exception)

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