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  • Question

  • I had to re-format my xternal backup disk; when trying to perform a new backup, one care backup keeps asking for the original backup (whick is already gone), can I get help on how to perform a new backup?, tks

    Sunday, May 4, 2008 11:44 PM


  • Try the following to reset the plan for backup:

    Open OneCare

    Click Change Settings

    backup tab

    Click change settings in the lower left

    Make sure that the first screen for Centralized Backup has "No Centralized backup" selected

    Click your PC on the left.

    Uncheck the selection for "Turn on backup for this PC."

    Click Next and save the revised plan.


    Go back to the backup tab and click Change Settings in the lower left once again.

    Select your PC and click.

    Click Turn on backup

    Select the change location link and select the drive you want to use for backup

    Modify the schedule as desired for "When"

    Select the file types as desired for "What"

    Click next and save the revised plan with the new selection.



    Monday, May 5, 2008 4:27 PM