What Makes the Best PC Backup Software?

The best computer backup software should include a number of features essential to protect your computer data.

  • Multiple backup types: Offer system/disk/partition/file backup and full/incremental/differential backup.
  • Various backup locations: Support backing up to local disks, external hard drives, network paths or NAS devices.
  • Advanced backup options: Schedule backups, compress or split image files, and run VSS backup (backup open and locked files), etc.

AOMEI Backupper, the best PC backup software for free, absolutely has above features. Apart from the backup function, it is embedded with the restore and clone functions.

Functions of PC Backup Software for Windows

Users’ satisfaction:
  • Backup and Sync: Offer system backup, partition backup, disk backup, file backup, and file sync.
  • Backup Wizard: Walk you through easy steps to perform backups.
  • Backup Management: List all backup tasks on Home interface following timeline.
  • Backup Verification: Verify if the backup image files are recoverable.
  • Backup Script: Add comments to distinguish one backup task from others.
  • Backup Schedule: Set specific time point or interval to backup data automatically.
  • Cloud Storage: Support Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, SugarSync, Cloudme, Box and HubiC as file backup/sync destination.
Users’ satisfaction:
  • Restore Options: Offer system restore, partition restore, disk restore, and file restore.
  • Image File Path: Enable you to select image files from a local disk, external hard drive, or network location.
  • Restore Time Point: Enable you to choose restore time point if you have backed up data for many times.
  • Restore to Dissimilar Hardware[Paid]: Restore system to other computers with dissimilar hardware safely.
Users’ satisfaction:
  • Disk Clone: Copy or clone one hard drive to another. You are allowed to clone system/data disk, MBR/GPT disk, etc.
  • System Clone [Paid]: Migrate or clone Windows operating system to a new HDD or SSD.
  • Partition Clone: Copy and store the whole partition data to another place.
Users’ satisfaction:
  • FAQ: Find common questions asked by users.
  • Knowledge Base: Get more knowledge about AOMEI Backupper and AOMEI Partition Assistant.
  • Email: Offer 7/24 email service for any technical questions or consultation.
  • Forum Chat: Seek help or share experiences to users and technicians anytime.
  • Article Toturials: Guide you to operate software step by step.
  • Telephone: It is not a convenient way for us to know the specific problems, so it is not supported temporarily.

Upgrade to Advanced Editions

If you are not a home user but an enterprise user or service provider, you may pick AOMEI Backupper Technician or Technician Plus edition which can help you protect unlimited PCs within one company.

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