Software Alternatives & Reviews

Five Best Alternative File Copiers

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  1. FastCopy is the fastest copy, delete, & sync software on Windows.

  2. Back in the November 2006 issue of TechNet Magazine, I wrote about a handy little utility called Robocopy GUI (see "Utility Spotlight Robocopy GUI").

  3. Download Supercopier 4 which is free and open source software licensed under GPL3 that acts as a replacement for files copy dialogs. Main features include: play/pause, speed limitation, on-error resume, error/collision management .

  4. TeraCopy is a compact program designed to copy and move files at the maximum possible speed, providing the user with a lot of features.

  5. the open source, free file copy utility that is: fast, highly customizable

  6. Robocopy is a free file copy tool that is included with the Microsoft Windows operating system. It allows one to construct complicated instructions to move, or copy files.

    Is ultracopier still the very best in terms of open source... about 27 days ago:

    I used robocopy on a slow network to transfer many gigabyte of data; properly configured with retries and everything worked great. Don't know about your merge needs, so take a look into it and do some tests before actually running it.