Backup Files Using Windows Backup

Backup Files Using Windows Backup One of the most important task in windows file management is the “Windows Files Backup”.Not only the storage folder for our files, deleting not important files in our computer, add remove programs, etc. are task to maintain our computer both hardware and software.This backup utility of the windows operating system of our newest windows such as windows experience(XP), Vista, and windows 7.Except this two newest OS windows vista and windows 7 are auto backup.But this is not the secure backup actually, once it is stored in one of the backup drive, the drive D:. So therefore, this is only a temporary backup, so you need to copy it in the optical disk(CD/DVD) or burned it.

So, why we need to backup our important files? the term backup is a reserve or preserve important files so that once the computer operating system got to breakdown, or we term that corrupted or what we called damage OS.There are different cause of this, one- user error, two- cause by a virus penetration(Vital Information Resource Under Seize, three- cause by a hardware failures.So therefore, once  the technician repair or format the OS.It will restored it in a normal files or back again in where they stored as files and data.

So, how to do this, just follow this simple procedures:

1. Click start button, point to programs, accessories, system tools, then click backup
2. A backup and restore wizard window will appeared on screen, just click the next button below of that window.
3. Next window you have to options, just to backup files and settings and restore backup files and settings.As restore files and settings happen only once you need to restore your backup files after you backup your files. If you are sure that your OS now have a good condition after formatting.
4.  Click next button below
5. Another options will appear on the screen just select only “Let me choose what to backup”. This is the best options for you to select manually or customized the files what to backup.Rather than to select entire system files that cause a long time backup.
6. Then click next button below.
7. Another window wizard will appear again, this window you have to frame or pane, one is items to backup, two is name of folders or files to backup.But if you want to customize the files inside of the folders.Just click the plus box or what we called navigation bar(destination).
8.  Then click next button below.
9.  Again another window wizard, this window is just the destination where the backup files stored.The best storage drive is the drive D:, as your data backup drive.
10. Type your backup file name in the bar provided.
11. Next just click the browse button
12. Now save as window will appear on the screen, just click the drop down bar or save in bar to select your destination drive.Just select drive D: or if you have external USB drive, just click it.
13. Use the filename bar to type your backup filename.
14. Then click save button.
15. Click next button.
16. Then click finish button.
17. Progressive bar will appear until 100 percent.if successful your finish it.If you see failed just repeat the procedure again.
18. Check the backup in the drive where you stored your backup.Just the same of the image posted above of this post
19. And your Done…see you in next post.
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Arnel is a Blog creator and writer, A founder and publisher of and Part time Computer Instructor, Computer And Electronic Technician, And performing job as Biomedical Machine Specialist. I'm an avid fan of social media and very interested in Technical information and innovation.