In this article, we'll help you to get rid of frequent and manual file sync between Cloud Drives, CBackup has scheduling capabilities built-in to let you configure a scheduled file sync.

CBackup offers four schedule modes: Specific time, Daily, Weekly, Monthly. With these modes, you can select a schedule mode according to your needs. After scheduling, data will be synced between the Cloud Drives at a regular interval or simply for a special timing automatically. For instance, you can schedule sync from OneDrive to Dropbox in Specific time, Daily/Weekly/Monthly mode. Then, CBackup will automatically sync your data between OneDrive and Dropbox at the regular interval you chose.

Create a scheduled sync task

Please follow the steps below to create a scheduled Sync task:

1. Opening the Schedule settings.

For the new task, please click the Settings button when you create a new task to open the schedule settings. And you can click here to know how to create a sync task.

Open Scheduled Sync Settings

For the created task, please move the cursor on the task then click on the three-dot button then select Settings to open the schedule settings.

Open Scheduled Sync Settings In Old Task

2. Select the Schedule tab in the Sync Settings window.

Select Schedule

3. Select a sync schedule depending on needs, and you can see there are 4 Scheduled Modes

  • Specific time mode:set a specific time to run the sync only once.

Schedule Specific Time

  • Daily mode:set a specific time to run the sync once a day.

Schedule Daily

  • Weekly mode:set a specific day of a week to run the sync.

Schedule Weekly

  • Monthly mode:set a specific day of a month to run the sync.

Schedule Monthly

4. Click “OK after the configuration. This modification will be performed at the next sync.