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usb external hard drives

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Hi,

I regularly reinstall windows XP,VISTA,7 for clients.  I backup their files to my external usb hard drive and then put the files back on the newly reinstalled system.

I am concerened about the following.  What if one day the drive goes bad on me before I have the chance to put client's files back on their fixed PC.

Want to know what you guys do to avoid something like this happening as I try to make the process of backing up as short as possible, so client doesn't get irritated?

Thanks...
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