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I currently have 1TB approx. of music into a separate internal HDD. I need those files to be automatically copied into an external HDD and also update the files when i make some changes into the source music folder (internal drive). The files on the external drive must be usable (no .bak files etc), because I occasionally want to detach that drive and take the music with me on vacation or something. Is this possible with a software or something?

I prefer real time updates, but fixed interval updates are also ok for me.

I'm using win7.

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Do you need realtime updates (copy process starts immediately after something changed on your internal source HDD) or are fixed interval updates enough? (e.g. every saturday 12 PM or every hour) – nixda Jul 4 '13 at 12:03
Thanks for your question, I edited the first first post. – Antonis Stefanou Jul 4 '13 at 12:14
up vote 2 down vote accepted

I wrote an answer to a similar question here Auto backup photos to network drive

basically use robocopy and task scheduler

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Thanks for your answer, I will try this! – Antonis Stefanou Jul 4 '13 at 12:15

Since you prefer real-time synchronization, I suggest you DSynchronize (scroll down).

  • small & portable
  • dead simple to use → one screenshot explains everything

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this looks nice too, thanks! I will try it out! – Antonis Stefanou Jul 4 '13 at 12:43

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