XP/Vista/Win7 user profile backup utility

We are trying to find a backup utility for Windows XP, Vista, and Win7 that will automatically backup data for ALL user accounts.  We want to backup all the usual data, including My Docs, desktop, and all the rest of the usual Microsoft locations. PLUS, we want to backup Mozilla bookmarks, Outlook and OE mail stores (PST and identities) and any other commonly used data.

We want to log on to a machine as an admin, and be able to backup EVERY user's data with one utility...


Anyone have suggestions?


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B HCommented:
ntbackup (xp) and "backup your computer" (vista/7) are perfectly capable of this, any reason not to use them?  

will outlook be open when the backups run over the PSTs?
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castellansolutionsCommented:
Is this for a network with a domain? or just standalone pcs? Although i am sure that you have considered this why not use a network backup solution like backup exec with the remote agents? But this requires a server usually a tape drive and or a external usb drive...

Just an idea...
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rizla7Commented:
if it is that unique functionality you are looking for, i don't think any backup software can intelligently collect 'all of the users' on a client pc. you have to specify each user or backup the entire 'users' or 'documents and settings' folder.

this brings about the problem of backing up unwanted temporary files and settings.

probably the simplest way to overcome this is to write a .net app or a vbscript to enumerate all the users on the pc, and start a process with a ntbackup or wbadmin commandline including only the files in each user folder you want, and excluding the ones you don't want.
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
I disagree.  The Without further participation from the asker as to why it wouldn't work, I believe my comment (29302161) is the most appropriate, likely answer to this question.
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B HCommented:
I agree with leew's objection, FWIW
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
By default, Mozilla profiles ARE part of the user profile.
In Win7 my Mozilla profile is located in
C:\Users\leew\AppData\Local\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles
In WinXP
C:\Documents and Settings\leew\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles

I have personally copied both Thunderbird e-mail and Firefox bookmarks and settings from one XP system to another directly out of the profile.
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