A new feature of Windows Home Server 2011 is that users can create a backup of the connected computers. This enables saving the backup of a system to the Home Server. Moreover, if the connector software is removed from a PC, users are given the option to backup data from that computer to the Home Server. In this post I will tell you how to configure Backup for computers connected Continue Reading →
It can be quite annoying when one require re-configuring browser settings after the installation or re-installation of a browser on a computer. This problem can however, be easily avoided by using FavBackup. It is a free software that provides an easy to use mechanism for backing up and restoring browser data for famous browsers, including Mozilla Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera, Safari and Flock . FavBackup provides a simple wizard Continue Reading →
Déjà Dup Backup Tool has been an effective backup application for Ubuntu Linux. For this reason, it has been made as the premium backup tool for Ubuntu and comes pre-installed with Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot. What makes it quite a handy tool is the fact that it is a simple backup tool,which hides the complexity of backing up data within an easy to use GUI (Graphical User Interface). Some of Continue Reading →
SaveGameBackup is a free software which allows users to easily backup and restore their game progress. The database supports a number of popular games such as Call Of Duty: Black Ops, Battlefield: Bad Company 2, Civilization 5, Assassin’s Creed and many more. The application can also be used to easily migrate saved games to a new computer without loosing your score and game progress. The list of supported games is Continue Reading →
MetroBackUp is an open source software for synchronization and mirroring folders. It works in three different modes, namely, Mirror Reference Directory, Mirror Reference Directory (without deleting files) and Synchronization. The first allows copying files from one folder to another, the second can be used to make sure that the source folder’s files are not deleted, whereas, the third option allows synchronizing data to and from the selected folders’. Metrobackup can Continue Reading →
Windows 7 has a limit to the number of times you can enter a key for activating Windows. If you run out of the minimum limit, you will have to call Microsoft support for help. You can avoid this problem by using 7Token Manager which allows backing up Windows Key, certificates and tokens, which can be later restored from the created backup to avoid using up your minimum limit. This way Continue Reading →
Back In Time is a backup software for Gnome and KDE based versions of Linux. It can be used as an alternative backup tool to Deja Dup Backup. It has quite simplified backup options for saving the state of your Linux operating system for restoring it later.
I used to work with Norton Ghost software to create a system image in Windows XP. But the defaultWindows 7 utility works just as well. Below is the procedure to easily create a backup image for your Windows Vista and Windows 7. Once an image is created, you can use it to restore your system state to be exactly like it was when you backed up your system. I normally Continue Reading →