backing up files



cowboy
07-09-2005, 11:27 PM
i installed the backup utility from the home edition of xp on my computer
now i am trying to back up my files all goes well u ntil i get to the page
where you deterine the source i choose drive e and then it asks me to enter
a file name i don"t know what to put in file name i have tried numerous
items and none work i always get an error message that it is invalid what
ges here please type an example of what it would look like i'm a real
novice thanx
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cowboy

Richard Urban
07-09-2005, 11:27 PM
Choose a valid drive to place the backup on. Any filename will do.

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Richard Urban

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You would realize that you don't know what you thought you knew!


"cowboy" <cowboy@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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>i installed the backup utility from the home edition of xp on my computer
> now i am trying to back up my files all goes well u ntil i get to the
> page
> where you deterine the source i choose drive e and then it asks me to
> enter
> a file name i don"t know what to put in file name i have tried numerous
> items and none work i always get an error message that it is invalid what
> ges here please type an example of what it would look like i'm a real
> novice thanx
> --
> cowboy


backing up files