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1answer
25 views

copying data and syncing new data

Part of data has been deleted and I have a backup. How can I copy back the data without syncing, and syncing only new data because the internet connection is very slow, and it is taking long time to ...
0
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2answers
475 views

Different backup through deja dup

Since Ubuntu one is being dropped, I will have to make my system backup elsewhere. I asume that in deja dup, in the storage tab, the backup location Ubuntu one, will no longer be available. My ...
35
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4answers
5k views

What are the alternatives to Ubuntu One? [closed]

Since canonical is shutting down Ubuntu One, what are the possible alternatives? I currently use Ubuntu One as a backup service for my Documents folder and various other folders I deem important. Of ...
1
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1answer
42 views

Is there a way to cloud backup applications?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10. I have downloaded most appropriate applications from various categories of Ubuntu Software Center as per my need. It took a lot of effort to search, download and try each ...
1
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0answers
1k views

How can I Sync/Backup iPhone 4S (IOS 7) with ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have recently upgraded my iPhone 4S to IOS 7. I have ubuntu 12.04 LTS installed on all my systems and due to Security reasons it is not safe to sync and backup my iPhone on other's Windows based ...
0
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0answers
68 views

ubuntu one deja dup space limit reached

I've a problem with my deja dup and backup to ubuntu one. The space limit is reached and I read the Clearing out Deja-Dup backups from my Ubuntu One cloud? and folowed the steps 1 to 5. But I didn't ...
0
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0answers
28 views

Retrieving Backed-Up files from Ubuntu 1 on different machine

I used deja-dup to back up a number of directories (containing scripts, images, data files etc.) from my work machine onto my work Ubuntu 1 account (a series of .sigtar.gz and .difftar.gz files). I'm ...
0
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1answer
78 views

Trying to restore files from Ubuntu One, get error 401

I had a system crash on my laptop. I had to do a fresh install, and now I want to restore my backed up home directory from Ubuntu One. Everything starts out fine, it asks me for my encryption ...
2
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0answers
80 views

Back Up unable to sign into Ubuntu One

I have no idea what the root cause is and I need help troubleshooting so I can figure that out. I noticed that my backup had not happened in 11 days. I tried to do it manually. It brings up a dialog ...
0
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1answer
212 views

How can I fix Deja Dup hanging on restore?

I messed up with GIT and did hard reset (accidentally) and my effort to cancel it (from CL IDE) failed so my code is gone. Thank God today Deja Dup did a backup (although it did not finish as I told ...
2
votes
1answer
356 views

How to exclude files from being synced by U1 syncdaemon?

I am exploring ways to use U1 as a backup tool (indeed, it isn't, but I signed up thinking it was, so now I'm trying to make the best of it :-)) One way I'm contemplating is excluding backup files ...
3
votes
0answers
212 views

Backup fails, not enough space [closed]

I have Back Up set up to back up to my Ubuntu One account, but for some reason when it is backing up it tries and then gives me the error: Backup location is too small. Try using one with more ...
2
votes
0answers
363 views

How to recover encrypted deja-dup backup from new install?

I have a backup of my documents stored in the Ubuntu One cloud. I used the default deja-dup backup application and I have enabled encyption. I was running Ubuntu 13.04 daily build but as the school ...
1
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1answer
650 views

Are there any known issues with Deja-Dup and Ubuntu One; notebly on restore?

Aloha, I am planning a backup routine. I am thinking of using Deja-Dup and placing the backup in the default Ubuntu One folder. A while back I was making rsync backups and ran into problem when ...
1
vote
0answers
296 views

can Déjà Dup backup all the applications?

Déjà Dup backup usually backups the home folder. Is there anyway that it would backup my whole system(Including all the applications)? How can I do that? Suppose if my system crashes and I had to ...
2
votes
1answer
94 views

List of folders being synchronised on Ubuntu One

I think Ubuntu One is syncing my backup folder (deja-dup). I'm concerned this could be a problem should a file become corrupted, and I need to retrieve it. Is there some way I can see a list of ...
1
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0answers
100 views

Ubunbu One - safe recovery of backups

during the years, I've had computer crashes. Right now I am too scared letting synchronization and its systematic recover the precedent 3 computers backup from Ubuntu One cloud. I would like to ...
0
votes
1answer
158 views

Why does my Ubuntu One backup does not accept the password?

After upgrading to 12.10, backup is no longer working for me. It just does not accept password, thus no backups for me! I have tried resetting the password online, and can login there fine, just not ...
0
votes
2answers
112 views

Does Ubuntu One (U1) HAVE to be synchronised?

I want to upload all my pictures, videos and documents to Ubuntu One and then delete them off my pc and forget about them. Is this possible?
3
votes
1answer
161 views

What happens when you change the name of a file or folder that is synced to Ubuntu One?

I've been using Ubuntu One for the last year or two to sync/backup specific important files and folders on my computer. Rather than just using it like "Dropbox" (i.e., putting files I want to sync in ...
1
vote
1answer
228 views

How do I restore a specific folder from an encrypted backup?

I was wondering how to restore from an encrypted backup but only restore the Videos directory in the backup? The backup is stored on Ubuntu One and I'm using 12.04.
0
votes
1answer
145 views

Questions pertaining to backing up on Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best way to backup all settings, list of installed packages, tweaks, etc? Firstly, I wonder if it wouldn't hurt to backup EVERYTHING, are there any downsides to backing ...
1
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2answers
415 views

Moving Deja Dup Backups From Dropbox to Ubuntu One

Is there a way where I can instead transfer/upload all my previous Deja dup backups from my Dropbox to my Ubuntu One and then from there, Deja dup will just continue synching with it whenever it ...
0
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3answers
3k views

How to sync a folder to Ubuntu One cloud via command line?

I'm writing a shell script to back up my databases and send that backups to my Ubuntu One cloud. Basically, it dumps the databases into a sql file named after current date, putting it in a folder ...
0
votes
1answer
129 views

Ubuntu One cloud issue

I use Ubuntu One with my 12.04 LTS. Say, one of my folder is uploaded to the cloud, then I make some clean up operations by deleting and moving some files (in the local folder). But when the folder ...
0
votes
1answer
564 views

Is it possible to use Back in Time with Ubuntu One without storing the back up files locally?

I use Deja Dup as my back up tool. Love its simplicity and the fact that I can store my back up directly on my Ubuntu One account. Now I really like the flexibility of Back in Time, but I can not find ...
2
votes
3answers
452 views

One-way syncing through Ubuntu One

I want a remote backup for a few ImportantFiles(TM) on my desktop computer. I set up a Ubuntu One folder so to have those files remotely mirrored. That's pretty handy since I can access my ...
1
vote
1answer
792 views

Is it possible to sync a folder from NAS drive to Ubuntu One Cloud?

I am running Ubuntu One on Windows 7. I have a Synology DS212+ NAS drive that I would ideally like to back up to my cloud. However, Ubuntu One only allows me to backup from the user documents folder ...
2
votes
0answers
405 views

Why is Deja-Dup slow to backup to Ubuntu One location? [closed]

I am using Deja-Dup to backup my home directory to Ubuntu One. Doing a full backup seems to take at least a day. My broadband upload speed is measuring about 3Mb/s at the moment, but when I use ...
1
vote
1answer
843 views

Clearing out Deja-Dup backups from my Ubuntu One cloud?

So, I pretty much exclusively use Ubuntu One for Deja-Dup. I have 3 computers hooked into this system, but one of them I don't use anymore. And now my 5GB of storage has been filled up. I can't afford ...
2
votes
0answers
158 views

How can I determine which files have been saved on Ubuntu One by Déjà Dup? [closed]

I decided to try out the Ubuntu Backup system application on my 11.10 partition. Currently I am just using the default settings to back up folders in my Home (~) folder to the deja-dup folder (?) in ...
0
votes
1answer
757 views

Ubuntu One install screen does not finish

This is an issue that Ive had around for a long time, and havent been able to solve. Please help me out guys, I really need Ubuntu One to run on my computer. I run Ubuntu 2D, On Ubuntu 11.10. When I ...
4
votes
2answers
489 views

How can I get DejaDup to ONLY backup to UbuntuOne?

How can I get DejaDup to ONLY backup to UbuntuOne? I installed 11.10 on a small partition two weeks ago, setup for daily backups and forgot about it. Next thing I know the disk was filled up and I ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

How do I remove Ubuntu One-synched files from my computer without deleting them on the server?

I have been trying to sync all my documents on Ubuntu One on one Ubuntu Lucid system and one Windows XP computer. My trouble starts when Ubuntu One sync deleted folders I deleted from one computer ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

DejaDup - Clearing settings due to backup troubles

The Problem I'm using Deja Dup to back up my recently restored and upgraded Ubuntu 11.10 machine. However, only one backup has ever succeeded; in every subsequent backup, I was continually asked for ...
1
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1answer
710 views

Ubuntu One - Synch or Backup

Either I am not getting something or a lot of folks are not understanding the difference between sync and backup. This can be quite dangerous. My understanding of synching is that you are basically ...
1
vote
0answers
150 views

How soon will ubuntu one have all the features of a full on backup service? [closed]

I like being able to pause the uploads for different time periods like I had with carbonite. Also backup services allow people to access multiple versions of a file if their computer goes under. I ...
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votes
1answer
114 views

Trouble connecting to UbuntuOne and restoring files [closed]

After upgrading to 11.04, I reloaded 10.10. When I went to sync and restore my files all I have is my old directory structure empty of my files. I had go to UbuntuOne to find the file I want and ...
1
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2answers
4k views

Ubuntu One Sync as a File Backup Solution?

I was hoping to utilize Ubuntu One and in particular, the syncing feature within Ubuntu One to provide offsite backup for some of my files. My intention was to mark any of my folders that have ...
1
vote
1answer
394 views

Ubuntuone for backup

I want to use Ubuntuone as backup for two machines (one a server and one a desktop). I have the desktop sync'd, but if I add the server in it loads the desktop files to the server. Any suggestions as ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

Why does Ubuntu One assume the files on the site are newer than the new ones on my computer?

I recently installed 11.04 on my new computer. After I installed copies of my files from an older computer, Ubuntu One insists that the files on that site are newer than the ones just installed on my ...