Backing Up With Restic for Windows

Restic is a lightweight and easy to use command line backup tool for Windows and other platforms. You can use it to back up your files to USB storage, a network drive, or to various cloud services such as Amazon S3 and BackBlaze.

Restic supports de-duplication and snapshots. Overall, it’s a really fast and efficient tool for backing up.

In this video, I’ll show you how to back up using Restic in Windows.

 

00:00 Intro
00:16 Download and Set Up
01:54 Creating a Backup
03:12 Running a Backup
05:26 Using Snapshots
08:31 Restoring Data
12:59 Including and Excluding Files and Folders
17:05 Creating a Backup Script
19:22 Automating Backups With Windows Task Scheduler
20:59 Running A Full Restore

 

Restic Download 👉🏾 https://github.com/restic/restic/releases

Restic Website 👉🏾 https://restic.net/

Restic Documentation 👉🏾 https://restic.readthedocs.io/en/stable/010_introduction.html

Restic on GitHub 👉🏾 https://github.com/restic/restic

Restic commands 👉🏾 https://www.mankier.com/package/restic