Setup

The below steps assume you have acquired and installed the GFI Backup software.

First select “Backup” from 4 choices presented.

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In step 2, enter a backup task name:

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In step 3,choose either a file/folder, Email account, or Web Browser settings/favorites to backup: (We recommend making separate tasks for each of the 3 categories to make data restoring easier in the event of a failure)

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In step 4,select “remote location using FTP” and enter the host name and user credentials you were given. We recommend entering a short computer description of the PC you are using for the “Initial remote directory.

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In step 5,select the options indicated below or customize to your liking.

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In step 6, set the schedule to your liking on how often to perform backups.

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In the final step, set up any notifications you would like to receive, as well as whether to verify the backup.

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At this point the software will prompt you to perform your first backup. That’s it! You are now on the road to safe, reliable, online backups.

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