Articles tagged: back up
Backing up your computer is critical to avoiding data loss but can seem complicated. I’ll give a suggestion for typical users.
At its most basic, backups are simple: a copy of something kept somewhere else to keep it safe.
Many external drives include free backup software that I never use. I’ll explain why, and what I do instead.
When I’m given an old computer, there are a few things I do for the safety of the original owners, myself, and the planet.
The answer isn’t going to be too hopeful, though I do have a few small straws you can grasp at.