backup · Windows · Windows Vista

SyncToy the GUI Alternative to Robocopy


This article written in early 2008 is for a beta release of SyncToy that is out of date. In my last post I spoke about the benefits of using a Microsoft tool known as Robocopy for large file transfers, backing up and synchronisation. Well for those who are not comfortable with using a command line… Continue reading SyncToy the GUI Alternative to Robocopy

backup · Windows · Windows Vista

Robocopy Basics


When it comes to copying large amounts or large in size files and directories many people don't realise there are better tools for the job then the built in File Explorer used by Windows. Robocopy is a free command line application created by Microsoft that is perfect for copying large or even huge amounts of… Continue reading Robocopy Basics