Backup Dropbox, OneDrive, Google Drive and more using BOBcloud

October 4, 2017,

Do you want to back up your customers’ cloud systems to protect them from accidental or malicious data deletion?

Most cloud systems only retain deleted data for 30 days which very often isn’t sufficient to trap any deleted data.

With BOBcloud, you can retain your backups for as long as you like and provide peace of mind to your customers.

How to back up cloud file systems
Log into the online backup software on your device.
If you need to create a new account, you can do so at

Click on ‘Backup sets’

backup sets

Add a new backup set

backup sets

Choose ‘Cloud File Backup’ and select your preferred file sharing cloud system.
We currently support backing up 13 cloud systems including, Dropbox. OneDrive, Google Drive and S3 among the more popular ones.

In our example below we are backing up Dropbox.

create backup sets

Click on ‘Test‘.
This will open a browser Windows for the respective cloud storage provider.
Allow access.


The window will now show a code. Paste this into the open window in your backup software.


The screens should now show the test completed successfully.

create backup sets

Next select the source files you want to back up.

Backup Source

Continue the backup process as you would normally do.

If this is your first time using our software, our manuals can be found here.

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