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How to Set Up Backups in Windows 7

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How to back up a computer running Windows 7:

  1. Select Start menu
  2. Click on search bar
  3. Type “backup”
  4. Select “Backup and Restore”
  5. Once the window is open, click on “Set up backup”
  6. It will take a few minutes for the backup program to start
  7. Once it is finished loading, select the drive to which you wish to backup anc click next
  8. The wizard will continue to prompt you as necessary until the backup completes

Watch a video on how to set up backups in Windows 7.