Originally posted by MDesigner:
Your best bet is to buy a 2nd hard drive, say maybe 10-20GB or so.. should be cheap. And then run the backup program that comes with WinXP. It\'s under Start->Programs->Accessories->System I believe.
Without getting into too much detail, you should first do one large backup of all the stuff you want to safeguard. After that, schedule a daily (or 3-day, or weekly, whichever you prefer) incremental backup--this will back up only the files that you\'ve modified.
This is the way my machine is set up. Now I don\'t worry about a thing [img]images/icons/smile.gif[/img] If my system crashes or something, it\'s safe on the 2nd hard drive.