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Handy Backup Locks Up!

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Hi all,

I am using Handy Backup to backup my data. It has been working fine up until today. It is a trial version, I have 18 days left, and everytime I start the program, it locks up.There is nothing else to do but Ctrl-Alt-Del. Does anyone have any suggestions for me to fix this problem?

Also, I have a DVD Writter and I need to backup work information off the Windows 2000 Server and 2 Windows XP machines, full backup. Can anyone recommend any software besides Handy Backup that will do a full backup AND an incremental backup?

Thanks for the help.
Eric
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by:UnbelieveBill
ID: 8067991
As professional software I recommend Power Quest Diskkeeper
but I also use handy backup sometimes and it works quite fine for me.
Did you try reinstalling it?
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by:pele4483
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Yes, I did reininstall
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Runamuck earned 200 total points
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Are you wanting it to burn to the DvD writer while you back stuff up? Or are you making a backup file and burning it to DvD?
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by:pele4483
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I am making a backup file and burning it to DVD. I have the drag-and-drop function on, so it burns right away.

Thanks
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by:pele4483
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Thanks for the help, but problem solved on its own.
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