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Software To Automatic Backup

Postby Vince Lisanti » Thu, Apr 02 2009, 8:56AM

Hi Guys ,

Finally just purchased an external hard drive to start backing up to and I am wondering if anyone has any reccomendations for auto backup software.
I was about to sign on to one of the offsite servers, but I read to many horror stories about people trying to recover there files and them not being there for various reasons.

Any thoughts would be appreciated.


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Re: Software To Automatic Backup

Postby JohnLashuay » Fri, Apr 03 2009, 8:43AM


I have McAfee antivirus software and it has a back up and restore that I use. I have it set to back up to an external drive. Western Digital has a small drive that only needs power through the usb. I think it is called "My Passport Essential." It has a 500gb capacity down to 250gb. This has worked for us very well.

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Re: Software To Automatic Backup

Postby Gary Puckett » Fri, Apr 03 2009, 5:47PM

I have a maxtor external hard drive with 500MB seems to work just fine. Had it now for about 7 months.

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