Cobian Backup

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Free, practical and efficient backup application

It's always a pain trying to remember to backup things so why not take care of it automatically with Cobian Backup? View full description


  • Backups very quick and discreet


  • Not suitable for very large files as no compression


It's always a pain trying to remember to backup things so why not take care of it automatically with Cobian Backup?

Cobian Backup works as both an application and service. The program is very light on resources for a backup program of its size and runs in the background very discreetly. it makes periodic backups but unlike some programs, doesn't seem to slow down your PC in the process. Cobian Backup acts too quickly to really slow down whatever you are doing although if it has to backup a very big file, you will notice some lag (more than 1 GB).

Cobian Backup only copies your files and folders in their original or compressed mode to another destination and does not perform any compression itself. This is to ensure that nothing is corrupted during the backup process but if you are backing up particularly large files, you might find this something of a problem unless you've got lots of backup space. However, Cobian Backup has limited compression and strong encryption methods available if you need to reduce the size of your files and protect them at the same time.

Cobian Backup is a very convenient program that backups quickly, quietly and without any further prompting from its user.


  • The main feature of this release consists in the possibility of executing command line expressions

Cobian Backup is a multi-threaded program that can be used to schedule and backup your files and directories from their original location to other directories/drives in the same computer or other computer in your network.

FTP backup is also supported in both directions (download and upload). There¡s no easy or more powerful backup solution around.

Cobian Backup


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User reviews about Cobian Backup

  • talyul

    by talyul


    simple and very good, easy to use. I wish to have the possibility to backup a few versions of a file and automaticall...   More.

  • amritendu.mukhopadhyay

    by amritendu.mukhopadhyay

    "Amazingly simple and excellent."

    I used quite a few backup softwares both paid and free before switching to Cobian. In my opinion, it is the smoothest...   More.

  • acmz123

    by acmz123

    "Cobian Backup "

    Many people encounter the following computer problems: take a long time to start up, load websites or run programs. R...   More.