Duplicati (BETA)

duplicati logo Free backup software to store encrypted backups online for Windows, macOS and Linux.

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Before you start with Duplicati

Write an email to support@ee.ethz.ch and request "archive service" for your account. If activated, you will find a link to "lagoon_archive" in your FindYourData network drive.

First run setup

  1. Download Duplicati 2.0 or newer (usually 64-bit Msi)

  2. Run the installer with default options
  3. Go through the first run setup when the Internet browser opens:

Multi-user environment: usually, yes.


Access to user interface:

Update channel:

Usage statistics:

Setup a backup


General backup settings:

Backup destination:

Source data:



/!\ If you set an encryption password and you forget or loose it, please keep in mind that your data will become a chaos of digital ones and zeros with absolutely no logic behind (in short rubbish).
/!\ Never delete your backup configuration once you started with your backup. It could be very difficult to browse your archived files afterwards because you will delete the local database. ISG.EE recommends to export the current backup configuration before you delete a configured and running backup.

Advanced Options

Activate Logging:

Type in the following path:


Services/Duplicati (last edited 2019-05-03 10:47:32 by schadavi)