Top 5 Free Backup Programs for Windows 7

There are so many backup software for Windows. We can use simple freeware backup applications for backing up the files or complete backup solutions to create different backup types of whole disc partition. Keeping your data backed up is a important part of computer use.  Unfortunately it’s also the one thing most computer users either don’t know how to do or forget to do. Here is the five best Windows 7 backup tools, then give your comments to the application you like best.

1) FBackup

FBackup is one of the best free backup solutions for Windows out there. You can setup and schedule an automated backup, compress it and encrypt it with a password if valuable data is backed up. Multiple backup locations can be chosen such as local backup, network or removable devices. You have the option to backup popular Windows locations such as My Documents, My Pictures, IE browser profiles and Outlook mail client configuration or mail. When restoring your backups you can choose the latest version of the backed up files or a particular version to restore.

2) Comodo Backup

Comodo Backup greatly outperforms Windows 7 integrated backup. The backup can be kept in one of the multiple locations like local drive, virtual drive, removable storage, network or FTP. Backups can be scheduled for specific time. It runs smoothly in 32 and 64 bit versions of Windows 7.

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3) GFI Backup

GFI Backup is a complete solution to create backups of all your important documents, pictures, emails, settings and more. It offers an easy to use step-by-step interface that allows you to configure your backups with options that are suitable for beginners and advanced users alike.

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4) Cobian Backup

Cobian Backup is a small and simple utility to backup files and directories from your computer to another place on the same computer or to a shared drive in another machine.You can set the program to automatically make a backup within regular intervals of time, for example daily, weekly etc.

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5) Cucku Backup

Cucku Backup is a backup software designed to offer more than just simply creating a backup file on your computer or local storage devices. It can also backup your data and store it on a friend’s computer through the use of Skype’s file transferring capabilities.

Free Download Cucku

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  • robin

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  • Srasku10

    Good Post. Haven’t tried any of these but about to give Comodo a shot.  Windows 7 backup is garbage and I need something better. 

  • Mooortal

    Nice review.
    i also found a pretty good backup freeware.
    it offers incremental backup, schedule backup, and universal restore.
    u can download it on