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Do you have offsite backups of your personal data?


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Do you have an offsite backup of your personal data?

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#1 +warwagon

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Posted 20 July 2012 - 14:54

Question is simple. Do you have an offsite backup of your personal data?


#2 Ci7

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Posted 20 July 2012 - 14:56

just on-site backup of my data

#3 Shaun N.

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Posted 20 July 2012 - 14:57

For work? Yes a daily backup shipped to another office - Personal onsite backup

#4 mps69

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Posted 20 July 2012 - 16:25

On site back up only.
Ironically my in-laws use my place as their off site back up, which I set up for them.

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Posted 20 July 2012 - 17:20

I only have an online backup at the moment. I used to have an onsite backup (external hard disk), but I got fed up with my backup software. When I upgrade to Windows 8, I'll give File History a try.

#6 tsupersonic

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Posted 20 July 2012 - 17:28

For personal data - kinda. I backup the most important stuff to multiple media types. Mostly just pictures/documents. Any data that I deem important gets cloned to my other hard drive, burn DVD's, backup via external HDD (which is stored at work), and store on cloud (if applicable). I need to work on frequency, backing up more often.

#7 Max Norris

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Posted 20 July 2012 - 17:43

I do keep an image of the really important personal stuff at the bank. Business related code and information is stored on a secure server elsewhere. Everything else is just mirror images kept here, inconvenient if lost but not a big deal either. No cloud storage services for me thanks.

#8 Sir Topham Hatt

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Posted 29 July 2012 - 16:23

No off site backup.

I have an external hard drive which is only connected to my PC for backups, containing a backup of documents, music, a few videos, usually taken once a year or if I make huge changes. This is also written once a year/two yearly to a set of DVDs.