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1answer
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Home NAS backup system

my question is about automatiom and backups. So I go to work and generate about 1GB of files a day, i want to have a NAS at home that when i come home with my laptop and connect to the network it ...
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0answers
56 views

Run task at logoff and wait until it finishes

I am running a Windows Vista (no gpedit.msc unfortunately) computer and I want to run a backup at logoff. So, when the user tries to shutdown the computer, I want to run a .bat file which executes the ...
3
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0answers
190 views

How to automate regular google takeout backups to cloud storage

I would like create a regular google takeout backups (let's say every 3 months) and store them encrypted in some other cloud storage like DropBox or S3. It does not have to be cloud-to-cloud ...
8
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3answers
367 views

What should I make my computer do while I'm away from keyboard? [duplicate]

During the day, usually I'm away from my computer for 3-5 hours. I also sleep 6+ hours every night. I run Arch Linux x64 on my computer. Besides the usual things that do not require user ...
2
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1answer
546 views

Automatic Backup of Open Google Chrome Tabs Upon Crash

Are there any chrome extensions or scripts out there that periodically saves your open tabs, even upon a crash? If not, would it be possible to make an autoIt script to do so?
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2answers
176 views

Automated weekly capture of a web page

Looked around for an hour but I'm not getting anyplace quickly. I want to capture one web page weekly that has prices on it. The site is an auction site for livestock. The twist here is that the ...
1
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1answer
429 views

Jobs with anacron won't run

I would like to run two bash scripts daily using anacron in order to backup some data. Unfortunately I can't figure out why said scripts are not executed. For test purposes I let cron execute the ...
2
votes
5answers
1k views

File-based encrypt-and-sync solution for Windows

There exists many syncing and backup solutions out there, but I have yet to find a setup that will cover ALL the following behavior: I want the ability to designate local folder B as the "encrypted ...
2
votes
1answer
121 views

Is it possible to automate the process of making a system image on Windows XP?

I have several computers and they all have the same hardware. In my other question i was told that i can use Acronis True Image to make an image of the entire system, so that in case of a system ...
0
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6answers
2k views

automatic backup of files after change is made

I want to backup few folders on a regular basis on Windows XP. The best would be automatic backup after any change to the files is made. I like sugarsync but I cannot sync files from program files ...
0
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1answer
289 views

backup file to NAS device

I have a WD Sharespace storage device at home. link I currently backup my live servers files to a PC of mine at home. I do this once daily using RoboCopy and a scheduled task. I use this robocopy ...
2
votes
3answers
395 views

Backup of 5TB server

I'm looking for a software that will help me backup a server with 5TB of data. My wishlist: Backup on 1-2TB SATA disks Should need little to no configuration (just the directories to backup and the ...
2
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2answers
822 views

automate installation of your softwares

I'll be re-install my Operating system in my desktop, It would be a clean version of windows7. I wonder if there's a software that lets me install my application automatically or an easier way to ...
4
votes
2answers
334 views

How can I set up an automated local mirror of my Blogger blog?

I want to create a local backup of my Blogger blog including local copies of all images and videos. Whenever I post a new blog, I'd like it mirrored locally within 24 hours. Wget --mirror in a cron ...
1
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3answers
63 views

Automate backing up e-mails in Outlook Express

My client is a small business (three employees) that uses Outlook Express. They'd like to back up their email. I showed them how to export, but they balked at that. Is there a way I can automate ...
2
votes
6answers
11k views

Scheduled automatic FTP website backup solution?

I was wondering if there was a way to schedule automatic FTP site backup with any free or open-source software? Clients like FileZilla do not have an automatic backup (ftp download) option. Is there ...
4
votes
3answers
613 views

Foolproof automated backup strategy?

How can I ensure automated back-ups of all my data without manual intervention? My data lives on a 160GB MacBook internal hard drive, three 500GB external hard drives, and a 500GB network attached ...
2
votes
4answers
546 views

How to automate server backups in Windows Home Server?

I've set up a server backup for my Windows Home Server in the WHS console, but don't see a way to automate the backup to have it run on a scheduled basis in a similar manner to client backups. How can ...