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Good XP Backup Software For Home Computers

by mjchrisler / August 23, 2004 7:15 AM PDT

Just looking for a relatively unexpensive automated backup program for my home computer, any ideas? I've tried a few, but none seem to work. Let me know. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.

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Re: Good XP Backup Software For Home Computers
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 23, 2004 7:29 AM PDT

Part of "backup" is that you carry the files out of and away from the machine. So that means you need to determine what backup medium you can carry away. You didn't tell what tape unit you have or what your predeliction towards such is.

Bob

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Re: Good XP Backup Software For Home Computers
by Sovereign Forum moderator / August 23, 2004 7:35 AM PDT

Look up "Norton Ghost" that's what I use. You can back anything up you would need.

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I have been using BackUp MyPC by Stomp
by Kiddpeat / August 23, 2004 7:51 AM PDT

software for a while now. I had trouble with it on my latest hardware, but found an updated version on the web (/www.stompsoft.com) which resolved the problem. I have used it to back up to hard disk, CD, and DVD.

I looked recently to see what else is available, but found nothing in either Bestbuy or CompUSA.

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A little problemo with BackUp MyPC by Stomp
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 23, 2004 7:57 AM PDT

They never supplied a fix for those that installed the Intel Accelerator software. Great selection of BackUpMyPC, but they seem to have fizzled on fixing that issue.

Bob

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