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#1 bruinator

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Posted 18 November 2008 - 04:21 PM

I have a question or 2 for the forum. When you back up your systems / data, are you doing any thing else on the computer, ie..surf the net, or do you let it run stand alone while it backs up?

Next, do you ever try restoring something from it to ensure it actually works?

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Posted 18 November 2008 - 07:01 PM

I have a question or 2 for the forum. When you back up your systems / data, are you doing any thing else on the computer, ie..surf the net, or do you let it run stand alone while it backs up?

Leave it alone.

Next, do you ever try restoring something from it to ensure it actually works?

thx

Depends on how mission critical it is to me.

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Posted 18 November 2008 - 07:47 PM

I have a question or 2 for the forum. When you back up your systems / data, are you doing any thing else on the computer, ie..surf the net, or do you let it run stand alone while it backs up?


Got to agree with Animal. Why tempt fate.? Leave it alone

Edited by garmanma, 18 November 2008 - 07:48 PM.

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