“How often should I backup my computer?” is a question we’re frequently asked. The simple answer is; as often as it would be terrible to lose your data. To enjoy the full protection of a periodic backup, you should confirm that the files you believe are being backed up are indeed, being backed up. If you are in the process of retrieving 100 pictures from your camera, confirm the 100 pictures are newly added to your pictures directory. Additionally, confirm that 100 pictures are transferred to your remote/removable backup device.

There are many different approaches to backup your data, we can help setup and design inexpensive and simple to use backup systems, call 515-327-0600 to learn more.