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How to backup files and folder with windows backup software

2014-08-27 09:38:11 Posted by Hana Lee to Todo Backup Guide

Summary:
EaseUS Todo Backup, the full-featured backup utility, can backup your crucial files like documents, purchased songs and movies, email etc.

It happens to everyone that losing the crucial files due to unexpected reasons. To avoid the loss, we’d better to regularly backup these data like important files, purchased songs and movies, photos. EaseUS Todo Backup, the full-featured backup utility, could make a copy of your photos, office and video with incremental backup, differential backup, schedule backup to continuously and automatically backup.

How to backup files to an image?

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Todo Backup, do File backup by creating a NEW TASK. And select files to backup.

select files to backup

The Custom mode: This mode allows you to set your own backup plan, daily, weekly, monthly, or on certain event.

Smart Backup: This option will monitor the changes of those selected files and backup them automatically.

PS: You can specify certain types of files to be backed up. Just click Backup Options --> File Filter. you input Type Name and corresponding file type.

Add new types of files

Step 2. Customize backup, we need to set the destination where we need to backup the partition or disk to, and offer the name and description for the copy.

Choose destination to backup

At the bottom of the Disk/Volume Backup, there are Schedule, Backup options, Backup Cleanup, users could select backup period (day, week, month, year), compression, password, splitting etc.

Schedule backup

Backup Cleanup: it allows users to set day(s), week(s), month(s), year(s) to preserve images or the number of last backup files you want to preserve.
What's more, you can choose to preserve the first image.

Backup cleanup options

Step 3. Click Proceed to perform disk and partition backup.

Tips: If you set a password for the image file, you need to confirm this password when you check or restore the image.