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Content that accompanies Maintaining Windows 7 – Backing Up
Backing up around major updates is a good idea, but can also be a side effect of a routine backup strategy. Then the question becomes: how long to keep ’em?
Choosing the right long-term storage media is part of protecting your data from degradation or other forms of loss. But there’s more to it than just media.
I talk about backing up a lot, and I do practice what I preach. I’ll explain what I do to back up my world.
Deleting a file doesn’t necessarily remove the data from disk. It then becomes a race to recover it before it’s overwritten by something else.
The rescue or emergency disk provided by many backup programs is more useful than most people realize.