Most of us have worked really hard on something at some point in our lives. At the end of that project or class, I’m sure that you felt very proud of whatever you spent time to make or accomplish. How would you feel if all of that was taken away from you?
If you are like me, I would feel pretty devastated. I’ve worked on papers all day long only to have them accidentally deleted. This is one of the worst feelings in the world! While you can obviously compulsively press the save button after every step (which is great advice by the way), there is definitely more that you need to do if you are working on your computer. That thing is backing up your files. This post will tell you about some of the ways that you can back up your files and keep your hard work and data protected. Keep reading for more advice on backing up your files!
Backing it up
Obviously, the first thing that you should do is have an external drive available so that you have a second physical place for your files. You can purchase one of these external hard drives at any kind of computer store. The great thing is that they are relatively inexpensive.
The second option that you can choose to back up your files is to do so online. There are plenty of online storage services that you can subscribe to for a very low price. Try it out!