File Backing Up 101

Wwoman backing up files on her laptope all have some form of important data (or information) that we want to keep and not have lost or deleted. Learning the basics about backing up your files will help you to keep that information safe. Word documents, presentations, bills, sensitive data, movies, video games, music collections, photos and more, it all needs to be accounted for.

One of the first steps you want to take is organizing your data into folders. Similar to organizing your clothes into a drawer or kitchenware into shelves, this will help you locate the correct data at any given time. On your computer you will want to create new folders and start placing your files into the appropriate ones.