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6 Best Free Data Backup Software Programs

Before disaster strikes and all your important files are missing, you want to be prepared. You can make a one-time purchase or pay monthly fees to back up your important data, or you can use free vers

Data Recovery: What to Do After a Hard Drive Crash

Computer hard drive crashes can be catastrophic. They can range in scope from a few corrupted files to everything on your computer, including your hardware. The casualty in these disasters is often da

Avoid Data Recovery: Get Your Computer in Gear

For many of us, computers are a lot like cars—we don't absolutely need them, but they can make life a great deal more enjoyable and convenient, we get to do and see things by using them that we

Removable Backup Media: Pros and Cons

Backup Media Then Not long ago there were only two choices available for backup media: magnetic tape for large backups or 3.5-inch floppy disks for small jobs. That was it. Back then it was simple; i

Which Backup Solution is Best for You?

We're all different. We have different jobs, families and interests, so it makes sense that our computer backup needs would be diverse too. Fortunately, backup software manufacturers understand and of

Signs of an Impending Hard Drive Failure

If you recognize the potential for computer hard drive failure, you give yourself a chance to pull essential data off the machine before the device gives out entirely. While you should always back up

Best Free Data Recovery Tools

When a virus rips through your computer and consumes all your data, or when you accidentally delete a file you wanted to save, data recovery software can save the day. While many data recovery tools r

How to Recover Your Files After a Factory Reset

Many electronic devices, such as PCs, smartphones and tablets, are equipped with a software feature called a factory reset. This erases all information on a device as part of the process of restoring

How to Recover Data from a RAW Hard Drive

A RAW hard drive refers to an unformatted disk. When data corruption occurs, the drive on which you've saved important data can fail, resulting in the recognition as RAW. This failure can result from

DIY Data Recovery 101

Losing a document on your computer is one of those panic-inducing moments. You try accessing your file, but nothing happens, and you are at a loss about how to retrieve your file. Most of these incide

How to Back Up Your Data

In the event of a computer crash, theft, or other catastrophe, your data – files, photos, settings, everything stored on your hard drive – can be gone in the blink of an eye. Make sure your data is ba

How to Back up Your Computer

Imagine losing every personal document, work file, family photo in one catastrophic swoop. Do you keep your first draft of the great American novel on your hard drive? Pictures of your cat? A diary? I

The Importance of Backing Up Your Data

Imagine one day, out of the blue, your computer fails catastrophically. It won’t boot at all. You take it to a repair shop, but they tell you the hard drive is fried. You’ve permanently lost all of yo

Data Recovery Made Not Easy

Every major innovation in data recovery has come from enterprising developers seeking to resolve an issue, and their ideas became their business. Virtually anyone with an algorithm or a view of the te

Winning the Data Recovery Game

We identify many interesting trends when we update our data recovery sites, and Mac disk recovery is no exception. Sifting through the information that we collect, we find that the largest group of ou

Why Your Time Machine Won't Be Enough

Mac users are one of the most studied consumer groups out there, and there is plenty of anecdotal evidence to prove it. In 2011, media outlets ran with the not-so-scientific survey by Hunch.com, “Mac

Cloud Backup Risks: Why IT Admins Are Afraid of Commitment

While the choice between PC backup software and software as a service (SaaS) is not the same as choosing a cell phone contract, it does provide similar challenges. Frequently, information technology p

Start Your iPhone Recovery with iFonebox

Every time your iOS device crashes, you risk losing data. Without the right data recovery software, you could lose your photos, your contacts, your messages and more. Recovering your basic data from i

Recover Lost Data on Your iOS Mobile Device with Aiseesoft FoneLab

In today's world, mobile devices such as the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch play a huge part in people's lives, and often hold extremely important information and precious moments such as pictures and vi

Making the Most of the Best Server Backup Software

Making the most of your backup server software should be about as easy as selecting the best server backup software for your network, but that is not always the case. Of course, you want to find softw

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