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Time to spring clean your PC

Time to spring clean your PC

It’s September 1…that that means it’s time to spring clean…which includes your computer. A good place to start is your desktop…is it cluttered with saved files, photos, shortcuts to websites or programs or documents that you were too lazy to file away properly?  It will only take a few minutes to carefully look at each item then decide what to[Read More…]

Acronis offers dual backup for Mac users

Acronis offers dual backup for Mac users

You know that old saying “don’t put all your eggs in one basket”…well the perfect application for it is when you’re making regular backups of important data. For Mac users you may think you have data backup covered with the build in ‘time machine’ feature…but in the event of complete hard drive failure you’ll be left with nothing.  This is[Read More…]

Backup to disk & the cloud

Backup to disk & the cloud

Safeguarding your important files from disaster shouldn’t be hard work and if you’re armed with the right software it doesn’t have to be. This week I’ve been testing out Acronis True Image 2014. Not only does this full featured backup product allow to you make full or incremental backups of your computer to an external hard drive, but it now[Read More…]

Preparing for the worse case scenario with your Computer

Do you even think about what would happen if your computer simply stopped working tomorrow? How would it impact your life, what important files or memories would you potentially lose and how much will it cost to bring it all back? These are the questions you should actually ask yourself when you’re buying and setting up your computer. Think about[Read More…]

Did you miss World Backup Day?

Yesterday was, among other things, World backup day, so if you’ve yet to make copies of your all important and irreplaceable files this is the time to get onto it. Using an external hard drive both Windows and Mac operating systems make it very easy to create a simple backup of files and folders selected by you, however there are[Read More…]