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  • Question

  • I am trying to back up my files to an external hard drive woth One Care but when I try and change location, it still comes up CD/DVD as location. Any suggestions?

    Sunday, October 19, 2008 1:50 AM


  • Try resetting the backup plan by first saving it with Backup turned off and then configuring it once again for you preferred destination:

    Open OneCare

    Click Change Settings

    backup tab

    Click Configure Backup

    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, configure backup 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, October 20, 2008 5:03 PM