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How to Backup Files to OneDrive with OneDrive Backup Software

2015-12-03 15:42:04 Posted by Abby Haines to Backup and Recovery

Summary:
Now cloud storage is more and more popular. And many users are trying to find a reliable backup to cloud solution, so they can backup files to OneDrive, dropbox, Google drive, etc. In this page, we will introduce you how to backup files to DneDrive with the best backup software step by step. And the guide can be also used to backup files to Google drive or Dropbox. Just read to learn the cloud backup solution if you are interested in this topic.

Why you need a third-party OneDrive backup tool to backup data to OneDrive?

Many users mistakenly think that OneDrive is a backup solution. But, it is not the case. OneDrive is just a file hosting service that allows users to upload and sync files to a cloud storage and then access them from a Web browser or their local device. It is mostly used by users to access and manage files from multiple devices or share files with families and friends.

As a matter of fact, all the data requires to be saved in a local OneDrive folder before synced to OneDrive. And any change of the files on the local hard drive will be synced to OneDrive. That means if you deleted a file in local OneDrive folder, it will be removed from OneDrive at the same time. In view of this, we don’t think OneDrive is a reliable backup tool or solution for data backup. So we recommend you to try a third-party backup to OneDrive software to backup files to OneDrive.

Steps to backup files to OneDrive with EaseUS OneDrive Backup Software

EaseUS file backup software is a professional and affordable backup software for laptops and desktops. It allows you to back up any crucial data to a image file and then save the backup file on the local hard drive or to popular Cloud Servers such as Onedrive, Google drive, and Dropbox. Files backup to OneDrive with EaseUS backup to OneDrive software will not be changed, modified or deleted when you editing the local files. In this way, OneDrive is used as a backup destination but not a sync tool. The backup to OneDrive process is so easy that everyone can do it with no obstacles. Now you can try the simple steps to backup files to Onedrive with this program.

To backup data files to OneDrive, follow these steps:

Step 1. Launch EaseUS file backup software and then choose "File Backup" option to backup important files.

Launch EaseUS backup software to backup files to OneDrive

Step 2. Choose the files that you want to backup, and then click Cloud Device Add Cloud device to choose Dropbox, Google Drive or OneDrive as a destination to store the backup file.

Select OneDrive as destination to backup files

Step 3. Sign in your account to link your Cloud device with EaseUS Windows backup software. And then click Allow to make sure that the program can access your files and folder on the Cloud device. Finally click Proceed to backup files to Google Drive.

Confirm to backup files to OneDrive

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