Potential Computer Nightmare Ahead

Backups are something that people never think of until their computer starts doing weird stuff.  Normally it goes from “Hey, what’s up with this?” to “OMG! What about my documents, pictures, and emails!”  It’s never a pretty site, and really there is no reason to fuss about it.  With flash drives, external hard drives, online backup, and the “Cloud”, there shouldn’t be any reason that you lose any documents.   This is fine, but what if you have a disaster that involved a virus or hard drive failure that required you to reinstall all the software?  For the people who just use their computer to surf the internet and play internet games, not a big deal. Read the rest of this entry