Backup Cow - Backup to Another Computer and Sync Your Files over Network
Will you be ready if a computer disaster happens? Are you seeking a reliable free backup software tool to back up your computer files to another computer on the network? Backup Cow can be your best free network backup software and file sync solution. It automatically safeguards your files, music, photos and other important data by backing up and syncing files between computers over local network or Internet or Intranet. http://www.backupcow.com
Backups are the single most effective method of preventing data loss on computer systems. As a daily computer user or an IT professional, you may have such questions: “ How to backup files from pc to pc?”, “How to backup files between two computers?” Obviously a cost-effective or free network backup solution will be very useful for you to make computer to computer backups. Backup Cow can do that, and much more! If you are looking for a software for data backup between computers. Please download Backup Cow for free trial.
Backup Cow is a powerful network backup freeware tool for both personal and commercial use. It offers a simple and secure way to backup personal files and business documents, securely share files with colleagues and friends. With this automatic backup software, you can backup or synchronize files to any pc in your local network (LAN). You can back up more than one computer across network, and restore or share files with someone on another computer. Backup Cow is an ideal backup utility to let you send copies of files and folders to another computer or a network drive automatically. In addition, You can not only back up files to another PC in your LAN, but also use the remote backup solution provided by this file backup software for all of your PCs, regardless of their locations. Backup Cow can backup files over network, including Internet and Intranet.
How to backup files to another computer on the network?
Before backing up, you must connect Backup Cow to the network first. All computers running Backup Cow application can be connected together by Local Network (LAN) or Remote Network (via Internet or Intranet).
For the first time when you run Backup Cow on your computer, the software will automatically connect to other computers where Backup Cow is also running over the local network.
So, if all your peer computers are in the same local network, you don't need to take any action for the local network connection setup. You just need run Backup Cow on each networked computer, then you can back up or transfer your computer files to other computers across LAN.
If your peer computers are not in the same local network, you must set up Remote Network connection. Here are two ways to set up remote network connection:
All Backup Cow Users can connect together by joining a same network group: "Remote Network -- Join a Group". (You must create a group account firstly, then two computers log in the same group.) In this way, two computers can be connected together.
You can connect to a remote PC or network by directly entering its ip/domain and port number: “Remote Network -- Connect to a Computer”.
Now you can start to backup files between 2 computers. Backup Cow will start to backup automatically once a new backup item is added. In addition, you can make automatic scheduled backup because all backup items will be updated automatically every a certain time interval that you can set. That is, the system will sync backups between PCs from time to time.
Backup Cow is a network backup freeware that can meet all your backup needs, no matter your backup destinations are remote or local. Using this handy network backup software, you can easily and quickly backup files from one computer to another, from laptop to desktop. If you are seeking a software to backup between networked computers, Backup Cow is a good choice for you!
More About Backup Cow
* Please feel free to download Backup Cow on our free download page to have a free trial experience: http://www.backupcow.com/Download.asp
* After you download and install Backup Cow, you will get a permanent free edition (freeware). You may upgrade to Professional or Enterprise edition to get rid of some limitations in the free version. Please view http://www.backupcow.com/EditionComparison.asp to compare editions.
* Please read Online Manual from http://www.backupcow.com/support.asp which can help you install and start using this software.
* Please view more information from our main product website: http://www.backupcow.com