Did you know that files you save on your computer are not backed up? It’s sad but true that anything you save on the hard drive of your work computer could be lost if something bad happened. Fortunately if you use a desktop on Beacon hill there is an easy way to make sure files are backed up. Here’s how to tell your computer to store your Desktop and Documents folder in your U:\ Drive rather than on your local computer.
Folders are pretty boring. You probably have tons of them on your computer. However, not all folders where created equal. The U:\ or “U” drive is a folder that lives on one of the UUA’s servers. Your U drive folder has one extra property that a folder on your desktop lacks: it is backed up several different ways automatically. Read on to find out how to keep your data safe…
One of the rules IT strives to follow: backup, early and often. This rule should apply to any file you can’t live without, but today we’ll show you how to apply it to your email archives (which are not backed up by default). (more…)