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How to upgrade windows nt default backup software

Posted on 2006-11-10
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hello expert,

i am running windows nt sp6 this version has a seagate backup software
as it default.
can this backup software be upgraded to allow enchance functions.
example graphical backup schedule .
My budget resource is limited hence i cannot afford the price for the
top backup software firms.

thanks


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by:pgm554
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A lot of the new stuff doesn't run on NT 4 anymore since it is EOL.

Is this a server or WS version?
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if you have not a server version of windows nt, you can use true image workstation:

http://www.acronis.com/enterprise/products/ATICW/requirements.html
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BackupAssist ought to be OK on NT4 since it seems to be just a better GUI for the native ntbackup APIs. You can't upgrade NTbackup to Backup Exec even though it is a cut-down version of it since you didn't buy ntbackup as a product so Arcada/Seagate/Veritas/Symantec didn't charge you directly for it.
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hello pgm54,

>> Is this a server or WS version?

this is server version

thanks
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