for the first time i intended to do a backup i used cd's everything was going ok i did 14 cd's and suddenly an error came up i intended to kep going with back up but it starts all over again is there any way i can resume back up from where i left off it also states theres never been a back up what can i do plz help thank u for your time
System Manufacturer/Model Number HP Pavilion Elite 495UK OS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit CPU Intel Core i7 870 @ 2.93GHz Motherboard MSI 2A9C (CPU1) Memory 8Gb Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 664MHz Graphics Card nVidia GeForce GTX 460 1024MB dedicated RAM Sound Card Realtek HD Audio Monitor(s) Displays HP2310i Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080
Keyboard Logitech K750 solar-powered keyboard Mouse Logitech Wireless M180 mouse PSU 460W Case HP Elite Cooling Air cooled Hard Drives 1x1954GB Hitachi HDS22020ALA 330 (RAID), 1x1954GB Hitachi External for backup and storage Internet Speed 2Mb Other Info Pure Avanti Flow Internet Radio with iPod Dock, 64Gb iPod, HP USB Speakers, Sony MDR-V500 Headphones, Sony Vaio F-Series Laptop
Yes a cheap external (USB) HDD is really the way to go - faster(!!!) and more reliable.
Even though CD/DVDs are physical media, your rewriter only needs to go out of alignment enough not to read one disk and you've got problems.