Windows 10: Backup does not automatically backup.

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  1. Backup does not automatically backup.


    backup does not automatically backup. I have to go to settings and do it manually every time i want a file backed up

    :)
     
    CharlesHonl, Sep 9, 2018
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  2. Sean8 Win User

    Automatic backup

    I'm trying to setup automatic backup. In windows 7 I have it setup but it doesn't backup everything in that folder it backs up only stuff that was edited which causes confusion. Is there any easier way to automatically backup everything in a single folder to my external hd
     
    Sean8, Sep 9, 2018
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  3. capalbo Win User
    Automatic backup

    RAID as a backup??? Your OS corrupts and you're still still fckd up!!!

    Sean89 - you could consider Microsofy SyncToy (free).

    Backup is a 2-pronged approach.

    There is system backup / imaging that protects you against hardware failure or OS corruption. The Win 7 inbuilt backup is quite good at that. There are other products (more featured) such as Acronis - obviously not free.

    However just a system backup is not enough. It's best to also have a file backup that will protect your user files (files you generate ex. documents) from deletion, overwriting, sudden corruption (MS excel anyone??) etc.

    I use the Win 7 inbuilt backup for system state and Altaro Oops!Backup for file backup. Both products saved my ass a few times but it was the Oops!Backup product that i'm most thankful for!!! I work a lot with docs, photoshop, dreamweaver files etc and since I modify these files on a daily basis I always want to have the latest version of the files backed up - Altaro Oops!Backup Continuous Data Protection does that for me.

    Acronis - Acronis
    Altaro Oops!Backup - Backup Software for Hyper-V & VMware | Altaro
     
    capalbo, Sep 9, 2018
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  4. Sean8 Win User

    Backup does not automatically backup.

    Need a Backup Solution

    Automatic backup

    newtekie1 helped alot with what he suggested. Been using it for almost 2 weeks now works awesome.
     
    Sean8, Sep 9, 2018
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