How to Backup Your Data to A Network Drive?

Posted by @AOMEI

December 25, 2014

This is an article based on how to backup data to network drive. You must have encountered data loss no matter what influence it brought to you. An effective way to prevent it from happening is to do backup to network drive in advance.

What is a network drive?

A network drive is a storage device of which the data is shared on other computers as long as they are connected to the same network. It is widely used in a business or a home. The most obvious advantage of this data storage type is that you will find it easier to store and share files without having to deal with every computer. Network drive acts as a database and allows all users in the same network to store and use data.

The reasons to back up your data to network drive

Whether you accidentally delete a file or lose a bunch of your data due to a hard drive crash, regularly backing up your machine is always a good idea. You never think losing data will happen to you until it actually does, and you're caught without a backup. Backups are extremely easy to keep, so there's no reason not to have one. From what has been talked earlier, you know it is a wise choice to back up data to network drive since it is safer and more convenient than other methods as long as there is network.

AOMEI Backupper Professional helps achieve this goal

There are multiple kinds of software in the market that can solve the problem of backup data to network drive. Among them AOMEI Backupper Professional is an outstanding backup assistant to achieve this goal. It ensures your system and data are protected as well as can be restored rapidly in the event of disaster. Supports system/files/folders/disk/partition backup, also provides restore and clone as well as other advanced features. Here presents the detailed steps.

Step 1: Download AOMEI Backupper Professional version, install and run it. Then you can start you backup. Here take Partition Backup for example. Click Backup, and then choose Partition Backup.

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Step 2: Choose the target partitions you want to backup. AOMEI Backupper supports select more than one at a time. Click Add after the selection.

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Step 3: In this step, you are expected to choose Share/NAS.

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Step 4:Now it's time for you to finish the necessary information. Then click OK and Start Backup. You will find it easy finally.

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In a sum, it is vital to back up your data in case of data lose. Back up to network drive is becoming a common way to prevent bad situation from occurring. And AOMEI Backupper Professional is right this kind of software for you to solve this problems. With AOMEI Backupper, all backup issues are not exactly rocket science.