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  • How do I use Google backup and sync on Windows?

  • Google’s new Backup and Sync app replaces both the company’s Drive and Photos desktop apps for Windows PCs and Macs. You can use the app to back up the contents of your entire computer — or just selected folders. Set up Backup and Sync First, download the app from the Google Drive page or from the Google Photos page.

  • How do I sync a folder to a remote VPS?

  • The following example will sync a folder from your local system to the remote VPS. The above rsync command will sync the source_folder from your local system to the remote VPS in the folder /home/USER/backup/ .

  • What is the best free alternative to Google backup and sync?

  • If you want to sync local files to other cloud drives like OneDrive and Dropbox, you can pick the free alternative to Google Backup and Sync – AOMEI Backupper. You can also use AOMEI Backupper as hard drive transfer software to clone a hard drive. Don鈥檛 hesitate to give it a try!

  • When should I upgrade to Google backup and sync?

  • Ultimately, if you’re using either the Drive or Photos app from Google, you should upgrade to Backup and Sync right away. It’s a simpler way to maintain your Google Drive and keeps you from having to maintain multiple apps.