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Old 08-31-2006, 10:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Im going to be backing up certain files off of computers and reformatting them. I really never backed up much files but since other people want certain files backed up like pictures and games when I reformat their computer I have to .... SO I was wondering what software would be the best for that. Im thinking of using an external hard drive. It just seems a little hard to do since I will only be getting limited info of what to back up like... pictures and games. Your input is greatly appreciated


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If you're using Windows XP Professional, it has an excellent back-up tool included!

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Old 08-31-2006, 11:31 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Ditto. Straight forward and simple.

If you want another app, then Maxtor has a "One Touch" series. Software is fairly easy to setup and it is one touch after that. Read about it...

But really, Windows is simple.
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Old 09-01-2006, 01:20 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Originally posted by talldude123
If you're using Windows XP Professional, it has an excellent back-up tool included!
I use that before but it didn't make the floppy so I could access it. so I couldn't restore from it
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