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Posted on 2006-11-22
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Is anyone aware of backup software for a PC that on say Monday will do a full backup of specified directories and then each day do incrementals and on the second do the same, and then on the third week over write the first weeks data-sets?
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by:Lee W, MVP
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First, why would you do incrementals?  The restores from incrementals are a huge pain.

Second, NTBackup (the built in backup) can do this - just write a script.
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Yes you can try "comodo bakup" software which is free utility and provide scheduling backup as well as incremental or full backup . You can download it from below link
   
    http://www.backup.comodo.com/

Regards
Sandeep raj
 
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I'll say again, the built in NTBackup (included with all versions of 2000, 2003, XP Pro and NON-OEM versions of XP Home).

As an alternative, you can also try Cobain backup.
http://www.educ.umu.se/~cobian/cobianbackup.htm
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for such kind of backup tasks i use true image, every sunday i make full backup, and every day incremental ones. i've never had any problems, so i'd suggest this software to everyone. here is the link for the latest version 10:
http://www.acronis.com/homecomputing/products/trueimage/

also you can get version 7 for free just registring on their site,
http://www.acronis.com/mag/vnu-ati7

TI 7 is very good to, you can read its review here:
http://forums.hardwarezone.com/showthread.php?t=1442933
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