Ocster 1-Click Backup is a small application that makes backing up your Windows system as an easy task, it will back up your Whole system with a Single click.Usually a one year license of this software costs $14.90(USD) , but with below promotion you can get Ocster 1-Click Backup 2 for free.
Data backup will be an important issue for you only when you lost data that you need and you are unable to retrieve it. Although some users recognize importance of data backup, but they will avoid thinking of it as laborious task and time consuming.
If you want a software to backup your entire system or certain drives easily and quickly without bothering your work by taking Backups in background, then Ocster 1-Click Backup is for you. With just one click , software automatically creates backups and backs up all data on entire system or data con specific drives on your computer.
All you need to do is specify the drives / partitions to back up, select location to store backup files , specify the time to run the backup function and hit the ‘Activate plan’ button.For storing the backup files, you can either select hard disk (internal, USB, Firewire, NAS, …),USB sticks and Network drive.By default Backups will start automatically at the time you specified or you can initiate the backup manually.
Also, by default backups are made in the background when your system is idle or CPU usage is low , the backup process will be automatically paused when other applications are running or high CPU usage.Also there is a handy feature ‘Stop & Resume’ for manually stopping and resuming backups. Ocster 1-Click Backup is not a file-level backup app, it’s a system-level backup application creating image backups of the whole hard disk or partitions. The backup files are stored in VMDK format , this is a standard format and can be read by other backup applications.
According to the developer, the software occupies 50 percent less space for creating backups , thanks to incremental backups , where only small amount of data is stored.First, a full backup is created and subsequent changes are saved incrementally, which means only change data since last backup will be stored.Ocster 1-Click Backup supports Windows 8.1 OS and hard drives over two terabytes. Backups can be created automatically several times in a day through advanced Schedule function and the reverse Incremental storage is there to avoid the drawbacks of normal incremental or differential backup algorithms.
The software has centralized main interface, where you can carry out all functions of the app.You can start or stop a backup, view backup contents and restore backup data. Further more, the app lets you create Bootable rescue/recovery disc for emergencies. This Rescue-CD will be helpful to restore your main system hard drive or restore your system if it does not boot anymore.
Ocster 1-Click Backup v2 supports 6 languages ( English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish, you change the language through settings on the main interface and the app works on Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8.
Ocster 1-Click Backup 2 is simple Backup application that makes data backup easy and is suitable for beginners. The application is apt for basic backup functions and lacks advanced features such as encryption or password protection and compression control.
To get Ocster 1-Click Backup v2.04 for free, visit this German promotion page and hit the ‘Zum Download’ (twice) button to download the installer(23.66 MB).
Tip: You can skip the above promo page and download the installer from this direct link.
Although , this is an German promotion, but the installer is in English language. Install the app, when you run it, you will notice ‘License activation’ window, enter your name and email address. Next read, the onscreen instruction to unlock or activate the full version.