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Windows 7: Backup options...

11 Apr 2011   #11

Windows 7 Pro x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CC123 View Post
Well, If I go and do file by file backups is there even any need for windows backup then? I mean could I just dump my music, movie and anime folder into the drive every once a week instead. Any downsides to that?
You should backup personal data to a external drive. Then use whatever image/backup program to backup the system so you can reload it if you have a failure or some other problem.

I suggest you get a smaller drive for the Windows files, BOOT. that way you are not making 1TB backups.

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