Backing up My Data
By Nainil Chheda
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1. Electronic items are prone to failures.
2. Data loss or corruption is one of the outcomes
of a technical failure.
3. Time, Effort and Money has been invested in
your data. You do not want to loose it.
Some Backup Tips
– Know What To Backup
– Schedule your Backups
– Find a Storage Medium
– Perform a Restore
• Off-Site Storage • Flash Drive
• External HDD • CD/DVD/Tape Drive
• Shared Drive on your
A list of items which I Backup
• 1. Emails (Work & Personal)
• 2. Important Work/Personal Folders
• 3. My Music
• 4. My eBooks
• 5. My AudioBooks
• 6. My Pictures
• 7. My Videos
• 8. My Received Podcasts
• 9. My BookMarks/Favorites
• 10. My Contacts (Address Book)
• 11. My Calendar
• 12. My Purchased/Downloaded Softwares/Device Drivers
• 13. My Scanned Documents
• 14. A Snapshot (PrintScreen) of all the Installed Programs (to identify which programs
to install into a new system incase of a computer failure)
If you do not have any data backup,