Tip & How-To about Computers & Internet
With this simple steps you can avoid and prevents loosing you data when a system crash.
1-Create an Drive Image
This lets you restore your PC to a like new if a disaster strike.Technically you only need the system image only once.But in case you need a replace,it going to be your Superman savior.I use a great freeware like Macrium Reflect Free (www.macrium.com/reflectfree.asp).It let you store the files in any device like DVD,external drives and network drives.
These days, more and more people are using computers to store memories, important documents, and various other bits of information that may need to be kept for long periods of time. Backing up a computer is essential for keeping long term (or even short term) documents around.Decide on the proper backup media for your needs. CD-R, DVD+-R, tape, hard drives (internal and external), online, and flash drives are all great choices, but the right tool for the job is always best. Do some research on the advantages of each, and choose the one which will best suit your needs.Choose a back-up program. For personal computers, there are many options. If you are using Microsoft Windows, there is a back-up program built in (Start>Programs>Accessories>System Tools>Backup). You can also use third party back-up managers, ranging from small programs to full online backup services. If you use a flavor of Linux, there are many open source options available in repositories for all of the major distributions.This is a most when data needed to restore your files.AceBackup (www.acebackup.com/) is among other a great tool to backup your data.
3-Keep your back-ups in a safe place away from environmental hazards. Depending on how important it is, fire safes and safety deposit boxes are great places to keep back-up media. If they are not very critical, filing cabinets or desks are fine places.
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