Cloud storage is the best choice for data storage in the view of many users. And more and more users prefer to store their data in cloud storage, especially some mainstream cloud storage, for safekeeping. As we all know, both Dropbox and OneDrive are commonly used cloud storage nowadays, and each of them provides certain amount of free storage space and advanced features. Dropbox offers each user 2 GB of free cloud storage and OneDrive provides 5 GB.

To enjoy more free storage space or take advantage of unique functions of each cloud storage, some users prefer using Dropbox and OneDrive at the same time. In this case, they may need to backup files between Dropbox and OneDrive frequently.

Most of users must know the traditional way to backup files between cloud storage - downloading and re-uploading. Nevertheless, this way is really tedious and troublesome. To save both time and effort, users need a way to backup files between Dropbox and OneDrive directly and automatically. If you are seeking the way to backup files easily, you are suggested to rely on a professional cloud backup service like cBackupper.

Backup Files between cloud storage directly with cBackupper

cBackupper is a professional cloud backup service, which can help you back up files from Dropbox to OneDrive directly without downloading and uploading. And whenever you need the files, you can easily restore the them to original locations or a new location. What’s more, it provides you with abundant of backup features as below to improve your backup efficiency:

Create scheduled backup task

Scheduled Backup tasks can be created to let cBackupper automatically back up your data on source cloud storage in specific time, daily, weekly, monthly mode. And you don’t need to worry about forgetting backup your data regularly.

Filter unwanted file types

File Filter feature can be used to filter some files types that you don’t need. You are allowed to exclude selected file types or contains the selected file types. In this way, you can save the backup time and storage space in the target cloud storage.

Set up notification of backup result

In case you miss the backup result, cBackupper let you enable the Email Notification features to let cBackupper email you once backup fail or success. Then, you don’t need to stare at the computer until backup complete.

Keep unlimited backup versions

Every time you create a backup task, there will be a backup version. You can regard it as the differential backup. With every single version, you can easily restore your files to a specific time and date. And you are allowed to keep unlimited backups versions in cBackupper.

Step-by-step guide to backup files with cBackupper

Step-by-step guide

1. cBackupper is a web-based services, so just go to the website of cBackupper. Create an cBackupper account and sign in.

2. After logging in, this services will automatically switch to the “Cloud” page. In this page, you can add and authorize you cloud storage account by click on “Add Clouds” button.

Note: Here, you can add as many accounts as you have. You can also add accounts belonging to the one cloud storage. And cBackupper can access multiple cloud accounts without saving or caching the data or files on the server because it bases on OAuth authorization system

3. Click on the “Tasks” tab at the top of the page. In this page, you will see “Create Task” button in the middle of the page. Click it to create the backup task.

4. You can edit the edit the name of backup task for distinguishing. Click “Add Source” button to select and add Dropbox (or certain files on Dropbox) as the backup source. Meanwhile, you can click “Add Destination” button to choose and add OneDrive.

Note: When you choose the backup destination, you are allowed to choose a secondary backup destination. If the backup space in target cloud storage is insufficient, cBackupper will backup files to the secondary backup destination automatically.

5. Click “Start Backup” to let cBackupper quickly and easily backup files between Dropbox and OneDrive.
Start Backup


Under “Settings” option, you can enable File Filter feature and Email Notification feature.

Under “Schedule” option, you can set up automatic backup task to backup your files regularly.
Final words

Backing up files from cloud storage to cloud storage directly can save local storage and much time. As you can see, to backup files between Dropbox and OneDrive, using cBackupper may be the easiest way. If you are using multiple cloud storage at the same time, don’t hesitate to use cBackupper, it can not only help you back up files from cloud to cloud but also can help you combine the backup space of each accounts into a huge backup space for your data. In this way, you can take full use of your storage space.