If you've ever been in a situation in which you've almost completed an important project, only to have your computer spontaneously crash seconds before hitting the "save" button, you understand how frustrating losing your data can be.
Now, imagine losing all your important files - everything from LNS Databases, Hmi graphics & pages, SQL Databases, ect........ - permanently. Although many of us prefer to adhere to the mantra of "it'll never happen to me", the truth is, it could. And as computers continue to become the principle way in which many people conduct important transactions, this type of thinking is becoming increasingly risky.
Q: Do You Need to Backup All of my Computer Data?
A: The short answer to this question is NO, you do not need to back up all of the files on your computer. However, there are certain files you should definitely backup, so that in the event your computer decides it's time is up, you won't be at a total loss.
Q: So just what files should you be backing up? Although the choice is ultimately a personal one, here are some suggestions:
A: LNS Database, HMI, SQL Database
Purchased/downloaded software from the Internet
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