sillysoo 10:26 07 Dec 04

Hi How do I back up all my files with xp home?....Thanks

  Diodorus Siculus 11:37 07 Dec 04

click here for an excellent guide.

  Diodorus Siculus 11:40 07 Dec 04

How to Use the Backup Utility to Back Up Files and Folders in Windows XP Home Edition
click here

  vitrocmax 14:50 07 Dec 04

The Windows KB has the following;

'The Backup utility is not included in the default installation of Windows XP Home Edition. The Backup icon is not present on the Start menu in Windows XP Home Edition, and Backup is not listed in the Add or Remove Programs tool in Windows XP Home Edition. The Backup utility is included on the Windows XP Home Edition CD-ROM in the ValueAdd folder. To use Backup, you must install the utility manually.'

So if you only have a 'restore' CD provided with the machine, and the Backup utility hasn't been installed by the manufacturer, then you're stuffed.

So you will have to buy a third-party Backup software. Anyone got any favourites?

  vitrocmax 14:54 07 Dec 04

...apart from the first link you put up, Diodorus Siculus!

Someday I'll read all of it first.

  €dstowe 14:56 07 Dec 04

I use Acronis TrueImage 8 successfully click here

  Diodorus Siculus 15:31 07 Dec 04

[quote] So you will have to buy a third-party Backup software[/quote]

Well, there are free options:

EZBack-it-up --
click here

my preference at the moment.

  chaztait 16:03 07 Dec 04

Hi i would say that Norton Ghost would be the best thing to use.

click here

  sillysoo 09:12 12 Dec 04

Thank-you everyone xxxx.............

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Nintendo Switch (Nintendo NX) release date, price, specs and preview trailer: Codename NX console…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

8 things designers (and brands) need to know about the modern woman

How to speed up a slow Mac: 19 great tips to make an iMac, MacBook or Mac mini run faster | Speed…