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Looking for backup software

Discussion in 'Windows & Other Software' started by basmic, 17 May 2006.

  1. basmic

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    Basically I'm looking for piece of Windows-based software which will perform an initial full backup, and incremental backups thereafter.

    Backups will be done once a month, give or take a week. The backup medium will be a hard-drive, once I get one sorted. In the meantime, I'm in research mode.

    Opinions welcome!
     
  2. The_KiD

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  3. R@tman

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    you tried norton ghost or acronis true image ?
     
  4. Otacon

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    ntbackup surely?
     
  5. Emo_hug

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  6. Mr. Brightside

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  8. crashuk

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    Insert the XP Home CD-ROM.
    Navigate to the VALUEADD\MSFT\NTBACKUP folder.
    Double-click the ntbackup.msi file to install NTBackup
     
  9. puppy

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    I use Acronis True Image - less than £20 if you look around the web. Very good programme and doesn't fill your machine with bloated crap like Norton Ghost does :rolleyes:
     
  10. Hussman

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    Another vote for True Image.


    Does what it says on the tin.