ok, i am looking for a way to backup my windows 8.1 laptop, incrementally, to a mapped network drive (on my server). I have scoured google, and was presented with many options, and i got a headache trying to figure out the best one. most of them are either cloud storage, or too expensive. then there is the risk of installing spyware, unknowingly. all i want to do is simple incremental backups.
so i turn to my fellow techies, and ask, what do you use, and trust?
personally i just use idrive and i'm done. What do you mean, incrementally?
oh, yeah, idrive does this,
cRWSync (https://www.itefix.net/content/cwrsync-licenseversion) or the built-in Robocopy (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc733145(v=ws.11).aspx) usually do it for me.
You could try Personal-Backup (http://personal-backup.rathlev-home.de/index-e.html), which I give to customers looking for a free GUI tool.