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Can Someone Recommend Good Easy To Use Backup Software??

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I am trying to find something relatively simple to use that will do weekly or bi-weekly backup tasks after hours.

 

I currently use Ace Backup, its ok but time consuming, and every time someone renames or changes something I have to start from scratch. 

 

This is for a file server running Server 03, nothing specail just a box storing files n such. But it has a few hundred gigs of stuff.....

 

Doesnt have to be freeware, however if you know of good free software I will give it a try..

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For 2K3, a simple batch file can take care of this by kicking off ntbackup.exe, do a monthly full, and weekly differentials. All depends on your level of knowledge.
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Well, I really like Acronis, but it may not be "easy to use", but it really does a good job of backing up IMO.

Acronis backs up my data when I'm setting up a RAID, or installing an SSD, and I put my complete trust in it when my personal info has to be formatted, and only backed up with Acronis, and then put back on the drive later.
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