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What Do You Mean Dropbox / Onedrive / Google Drive isn’t Backup?


I am seeing more and more people embracing ‘The Cloud’ to store their files, be it Dropbox, Onedrive, Google Drive, SkyDrive, Amazon Cloud, or any of the other file syncing services out there. Notice I say file syncing services and not cloud backup services. File syncing services have …

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Reactive vs. Proactive: How $600 Can Save You Thousands


Today, there’s a very good chance that you either run a small business or that you’re employed by a small business owner. I don’t really have to inform you that small businesses rarely address the “running” of their business from a preventative approach. Too often, we tend to face our …

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How to Create a Boot Disk for Disaster Recovery


A boot disk, also know as a boot disc or startup disk, is defined as any digital storage media that contains a small operating system, which allows you to start Windows and execute a utility program, like backup software for example. If your hard disk drive fails, or your operating sy …

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How to Create an Image Backup for Disaster Recovery


Disaster Recovery image backups create a snapshot of your local hard drive, allowing you to recover your entire computer in the event of a hardware failure, not just your files. Image backups do not need to be performed as often as standard file backups. For most PC users, scheduling …

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How to Backup Your Computer?


No one wants to lose their data, so my goal is not to give you all the reasons why you need to back up your computer, because you already know you should. Instead, I want to focus on how to backup your computer and what you need to do in order to keep your files protected. Ultimately …

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