Snap Backup


Snap Backup is The one-click backup utility for safeguarding your important computer files.  Snap Backup is free and runs on just about any computer — Mac OS X, GNU/Linux, Unix, and Windows.

Download version 6.0 for Mac OS X

Mac OS X
snap-backup-installer-v6.0.dmg Mac
Updated: August 16, 2015
Download and run the installer.  Then use Finder to go into the "Applications" folder and <control-click> on "SnapBackup".  Now choose "Open".

For other operating systems: All Downloads

Microsoft Windows
snap-backup-installer-v6.0.msi Windows
Updated: August 16, 2015
Save the install file to a location such as your Desktop and then double-click the file to start the installation.

Generic executable JAR file (All Java Platforms)
snapbackup.jar Java (230KB)
ReadMe.txt     Optional Icon File (small)
Updated: August 16, 2015

First, download and install Java from:

Second, save the JAR file and ReadMe file to a convenient location, such as:

Third, double-click the snapbackup.jar file to run Snap Backup.  On some systems, you may need to enter the following command:
java -jar snapbackup.jar

Getting started

Run Snap Backup and consult the User Guide (Select "User Guide" from the "Help" menu) for information on configuring and saving your backup settings.

Check Out:

Save Mac Data

Your feedback will be helpful in improving future versions of Snap Backup.  Please let us know if there are additional languages or platforms you would personally like to see supported.