Backing Up Laptop?

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by Ryukouki, Mar 14, 2010.

  1. Ryukouki

    Ryukouki See you later, guys.

    Jan 31, 2008
    United States
    Hey, I need help on backing up my laptop. I store my backup on a USB hard drive but it's starting to run out of room, does anyone know how to make a backup via some kind of server? I know there's FTP but I kinda don't know what to do with it. [​IMG] Please help me out, because I download quite frequently and don't want to have to reformat from a crash, which has happened many times...
  2. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvert™

    Feb 4, 2010
    United States
    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
    You need to have a server to back up to in the first place.

    You could use a free one, but they could decide to lock you out or just go down the drain at any given time, and if you're going to pay for one (which would be a monthly cost), you might as well just buy another harddrive.
  3. mrSmiles

    mrSmiles Dundunduuuun

    Oct 27, 2002
    If you have an external hard drive you could plug it in through usb and make your back up, i think this is the best way to go
  4. da_head

    da_head A dying dream..

    Apr 7, 2008
    Toronto, Canader!
    agreed. they're pretty cheap nowadays. i got my 1tb one for like $90.