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Am new here. Don't know any other place to put this. And I and my friend might need this now. Also i expect youall to know what i am talkin about. So, here i go.

I have a win7 with a 500 gb 5400 rpm hdd. Now, I need a solution that makes sure I can conveniently get back data no matter what. Incase virus / malware infects me external hdds are out. With antiviruses, there is no assurance. Data lost is lost. Plus it slows down the pc. My data is also precious to me. I was thinking the answer is a recovery solution. I think Rollback Rx is a good recovery tool. I think its convenient to use. What do you say? Do you have suggestions other than it? I was given the name by a friend whose opinions i respect in such matters
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Backup is the answer..
   
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Either buy another/external HDD and make regular back ups, or use the System Restore/backup feature that Windows has. I'm sure there's other software that can do the same thing, it just boils down to having a system image you can roll back to should something go wrong.
If I may be so bold, why is it so crucial that you have back ups? In regards to viruses and malware, safe/good habits are your best protection, though a regular virus scan with something like Malwarebytes doesn't hurt either.
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Backup your data is really the best way.. You could mirror disks in RAID but you'd be stuffed if you get a virus.
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