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Windows 7: Using Truecypt & Second Copy to backup media

21 Jul 2012   #1
JohnnyScience

Windows 7 64 & Ubuntu 64
 
 
Using Truecypt & Second Copy to backup media

I have already made my "Outer Volume" on my back up HDD with Truecrypt & now using Second Copy to copy my main media HDD to my backup HDD.

Once I copy the data & am then going to create the "hidden volume" option Truecrypt offers.

How will this sync up with Second copy?

If it makes a difference in syncing second copy I would also like to set up the main media HDD the same way with the Outer volume & hidden volume options. So keeping it a perfect encrypted sync if possible.


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21 Jul 2012   #2
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Suggest you visit the TrueCrypt and Second Copy websites.
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22 Jul 2012   #3
JohnnyScience

Windows 7 64 & Ubuntu 64
 
 

Hoping someone who was familiar with both programs could help, it could take me hours digging through their help section trying to find an answer to this question...
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22 Jul 2012   #4
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

Not sure if this will answer all your questions but we just got a great Truecrypt tutorial here,

TRUECRYPT - Encrypt Data Folders
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