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by geomouchet
Thu Oct 16, 2014 4:17 am
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: Strategy for backing up appdata
Replies: 1
Views: 1212

Strategy for backing up appdata

I have Windows 8, but I think the same questions applies for earlier Windows versions. There seems to be a lot of junk in appdata and some important things, like my Outlook .pst file and browser favorites. I have a total of 26 GB in my case. What's the best strategy for backing up only the useful da...
by geomouchet
Thu Apr 04, 2013 7:00 pm
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: Backing up Appdata
Replies: 1
Views: 1563

Backing up Appdata

I see that there are special plugins for backing up Outlook and Firefox, among other things, but what about all that other junk in Appdata? There are other apps that store data there that should be backed up, but there seem to be a lot of temporary files too. Should I create a backup that excludes c...
by geomouchet
Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:36 pm
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: Doing both differential and incremental backups
Replies: 1
Views: 1390

Doing both differential and incremental backups

In the past I have only done differential backups, once a night (starting with a full backup, of course). Would it work to do a mid-day incremental backup in addition to the differential backups? Will Backup4All handle a full restore correctly in this scenario?
by geomouchet
Tue Jan 26, 2010 12:13 am
Forum: Support & Troubleshooting
Topic: Shutdown options
Replies: 1
Views: 3238

Shutdown options

Is there any way to use "run at shutdown" but avoid doing a backup if I have to reboot in the middle of the day? Alternatively, is there a way to run a backup group and then shutdown after all backups in the group have completed?