Programs To Back Up Data

Suggest some programs to back up data.

Data backup is an important process to recover the lost data in your system. There are many backup programs available for creating backup of data in your system. Sometimes, the information in your system might get lost due to hard disk crash, hardware issues, or due to unexpected power failure. With one or two clicks, you could back up the lost data in your system from the backup software. The software helps to create a backup of your personal files, folders, e-mail messages, registry, fonts, address book, favorites, and many more. Some software provide backup through the compression feature which increases the security of the system. You need to schedule the backup when the use of the system is too low because it increases the speed of backup of the data. You need to first install backup utility before performing the backup function.

Following are some of the backup programs and their features and benefits:

  • Norton online back up 2

  • Genie back up manager

  • Tips to use the program

Norton online back up 2

The Norton online backup program has a number of features. It includes 25GB of storage and it has some advanced backup features like open file backup, file versioning, and advanced search. The software deletes unwanted files from your account. It helps to back up files that are in use by other applications. The software simplifies the task of back up by saving time and effort. The software compresses the data before the process of transmission. The remote management and access feature of the software helps to restore lost or deleted files to any web-enabled computer quickly.

Genie back up manager

The genie back up software has new features and the enhancements include improved online backup, improved handling of disconnected back up devices etc. You should enable different types of backup like full incremental or mirror. It has the ability to copy locked files using the Windows shadow service. This feature allows successful back up of files. Catalog module is a feature which allows opening a backup job and extracting file soon, on a one by one basis. It also provides an option of creating the backup as an executable file.

Tips to use the program

For using the data backup programs, you need to take backup on regular basis. The process of backup needs little human supervision and it might be automatic. The data after the backup process needs to be stored in a safe remote location. The process of backup should depend upon well established hardware and software technologies.

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