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Set up FTP Backup Synchronization from Server to Local Computer
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I have a remote Windows 2008 Server with a single folder that I would like to have transferred down nightly over an FTP connection to my local machine for backup. Currently the folder is about 18GB and probably contains several hundred subfolders.

I have tried using a few of the FTP backup/synchronization products available on the Web but they have all failed to meet my requirements for some reason or another. Perhaps I am not setting them up correctly. I have tried Handy Backup, FTP Synch, and FTP Synchronizer. Part of the problem may be the large size and number of files in the folder I am trying to back up.

What I need is for someone to install some FTP synchronization software on my local computer (Windows XP Professional) and configure it so that it:

- transfers the remote server folder down to a specified folder on my local computer
- every night automatically downloads only the changes from the server folder to the local folder (it is NOT necessary to delete files in t...

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