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#1 Barny Rubble

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Posted 31 August 2009 - 11:37 AM

I have just bought a 1000GB external hard drive to allow all 3 computers we have to be backed up.
I was hoping to use Windows backup but XP does not allow back up to work without a floppy disk. (Computers are all 2-4 years old but do not have floppy disks.)

I was looking at Ghost but I would need 3 copies for all 3 computers.

Does anybody know of a good free Back up software for XP

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#2 tg1911

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Posted 06 September 2009 - 09:59 PM

Are you looking for something just to backup personal information, or are you looking for a cloning program?

For backing up personal information, I use Cobian Backup.

I haven't used it, but a free cloning option you might want to check out:
Clonezilla
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Posted 09 September 2009 - 03:27 PM

AutoVer is light, free and easy to set up.
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