Data loss always be the worst thing to users. thus, many users try to use every method to protect data from data loss. Backup files should be one of the most popular ways. No matter what accident you meet, you can restore files with the file backup image once the data loss. Sync files is another popular backup way to synchronize files in two different places, which can keep files in multiple locations up-to-date. You can backup or sync files to another place as you want. and now, more and more people would like to backup or sync files to cloud drive.
Cloud drive is not strange to computer users. It is a kind of storage drive that more and more people use to store data. A part of users would like to backup or sync files to cloud drives. Indeed, backing up or syncing files from PC to cloud drive is one of the best ways to protect data and save local storage space, and you can take your files with you where ever you are.
AOMEI Backupper standard is the easiest backup service provider which provides System Backup, Partition Backup, Disk Backup, File Backup and File Sync features free. It is a great backup and restore software provides multiple features to keep your data safe. Also, it allows you to backup or sync files to cloud drive freely in a few simple steps.
Before you do, you’ll need a Windows 10 PC or a Windows 8, 7, XP, or Vista PC with the OneDrive desktop program installed, though the same basic procedure sure also work with Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, Cloudme, Hubic, Sugar, or any other cloud-syncing service that integrates with Windows' File Explorer.
It only needs a few steps that you can finish the task. Here provides you the detailed operations.
Step1. Download AOMEI Backupper Standard edition, install and launch it. To backup files to cloud drive, here you need to click Backup, and select File Backup.
Step2. When you get into the File Backup interface, you can click Add File/Add Folder to add what the files/folders you want to backup to the cloud drive.
You can select files directly from your computer. If you select Add Folder, you need to click Browse to select the folder you want to backup. And you can upgrade the Standard edition to AOMEI Backupper Professional so that you can use the Filter settings function to set up more.
After choosing what files/folders to backup, here you can click the icon to select where to backup files to. Click Select a cloud drive.
Choose a cloud drive that integrate in your Windows’ File Explorer as the destination path. Here we backup files to OneDrive.
Step3. Finally, click Start Backup to execute the task.
The File Sync feature of AOMEI Backupper is also a great function. You can synchronize files/folders automatically with a schedule (daily, weekly, monthly) or real time synchronize files/folders to the target path once any change (new add, modification, or deletion) happens in the source path. The operations of syncing files to cloud drive with AOMEI Backupper is nearly same as backup files to cloud drive, you can start with Backup->File Sync.
Using AOMEI Backupper to backup or sync files to cloud drive is the simplest way. It is the easiest backup provider for Windows PC and Server users. If you are a Windows Server user, the AOMEI Backupper Server is suitable for you.