Real-Time File Replication for Windows

Posted by @Cherry

January 20, 2017

Learn how to do real-time file replication for Windows 7/8/10 and Windows Server. The third party software AOMEI Backupper allows you to backup files in real-time.

Real-time file replication for Windows

Windows users are stored files on their computers, and many users are choose to duplicate files to protect data safe. But they still has many hassle things for handling those data. For example, you are working on a computer, you made many Excels (or other files) and you have already duplicated them. But you found there are many place you need to change. Once your changed data on the source files, you need to duplicate again to keep the newly data safe. It seems very annoy.

Fortunately, if you can do a real-time file replication for windows, you won’t miss any important change because it has already changed in real-time. A continuous data protection is necessary.

How to make a real-time file replication for Windows?

To make a real-time file replication for Windows, here we highly recommend you a real-time backup software, AOMEI Backupper, which can backup file in real-time with a few simple clicks for your Windows. Its File Sync feature allows you allows you to make a real-time file replication to another local hard drive, external hard drive, network, even on two different computers, etc.

For Windows PC users, you can use the AOMEI Backupper Standard free, or use AOMEI Baclupper Professional. Here we take an example of Professional edition to show how to make a real-time file replication for Windows 10/8/7. Before you do, you need to make sure where to store the files on. Here we choose to backup files to network.

Step1.Install and launch AOMEI Backupper Professional on your Windows PC. It will show you its concise interface. Click Backup-> File Sync.

File Sync

Step2.Then, choose the folders you want to make a real-time replication.

Add Folder

AOMEI Backupper allows you to backup files with a certain file extension.


Step3. Choose the destination place.

Destination Place

Step4.In order to make a real-time replication, here you need to click Schedule to set before clicking Start Sync. After clickingSchedule, it will show you the next screenshot.

Real Time Sync

Then, it will notice you that “if you enable real-time sync, the program will real-time monitor the source directory needing sync...”, click OKto move on.

Real Time

Step5.You will back to the sync page. The check box before Schedule has been checked, and when you clickStart Sync, it will execute a real-time replication task for your Windows.

Start Sync

The AOMEI Backupper should be the best real-time backup software. It has multiple edition for different Windows OS. For Windows PC users, you can use AOMEI Backupper Standard or Professional; for Windows Server users, the AOMEI Backupper Server is suitable.