Proper way to back up internal HD and USB HD?

Discussion in 'PS3 - Hacking & Homebrew' started by Chrushev, Apr 20, 2017.

  1. Chrushev
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    Chrushev GBAtemp Fan

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    Hi all, I have a full 500GB internal and 1TB external drives. I was thinking about just copying all the files off of the external onto a backup 2TB drive and then FTPing over every folder from the PS3 to a different folder on that same 2TB drive.

    This is much easier and simpler than cloning the drive sector by sector. Would just copying like that give me a good backup? Or is there stuff hidden that FTP doesnt see?