Here are 5 options you can choose from to learn about how to create backups of your own data
If you arrived here from reading the article "Why backup my computer" or "How do I backup my stuff" (from elsewhere on this website) continue reading this page to see the steps Eileen took to create a backup of her pictures and documents. She then moved her data to a new computer. OPTION 2,3,4 & 5 are guided discussions on other ways to backup your devices.
OPTION 1: Most of these steps were also covered in the computer club presentation on November 15, 2017. Here is a 2 step summarized version.
2. Open “file explorer”. Next, open a second file
explorer window by right clicking the yellow folder
icon from the taskbar.
Drag & resize the two windows. Notice that the
flashdrive appears as USB DISK (F:) Your letter might
be G or D etc.
Left click a file or document or picture that you want to save or backup and hold down the mouse button, moving your mouse to
"drag" it to the flash drive.