back up programs

Is it prudent to use more than one imaging program as a safety net or is it more functionl(less conflict/clutter) to use one.
One pc uses Acronis with Win 7 and the 2nd pc uses Macrium with Win7.
Thank you

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Re: backup programs

What's the added safety of using 2 different programs on 2 different PC's?
And what's the added clutter?


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backup, Win 7 Home Premium, i 5, 1 T

Using 2 programs could be considered a good idea in that one program may not work.
On the other hand, this double back up may be extra content which may impede the proper fuctioning of the program.
I am serious about a skilled users answer who has had enough experience to know the correct answer.

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What I'm using.

Last time was Goodsync. Also use Syncback. I wonder if you call that a backup program?

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back up + synch

I briefly read about the programs you suggested and find then worth looking into.
I must research before employing and wish to thank you very much for these useful suggestions.

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