Automatically Backup Files to Google Drive with Deja Dup on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04

Deja Dup backup tool comes pre-installed on some versions of Ubuntu.. With GNOME Online Accounts integration, you can now use Deja Dup to schedule file, folder and even your entire system to back up directly to Google Drive…

Deja Dup is a simple backup tool that hides the complexity of backing up you content locally or to a remote location and uses duplicity as the backend… If you’re using Ubuntu and have a Google Drive account, you will probably want to back up your important files and folder there for safe keeping..

There are other online storage service that works with Ubuntu, but I prefer Google Drive since you get about 15GB free..

If you’re not aware, there are no office Google Drive clients for Linux systems, including Ubuntu… So you will want to use third-party tools, like Deja Dup to back up your content there…

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to configure Deja Dup backup tool on Ubuntu to back up your data to Google Drive automatically… Read More