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I don't know if you can schedule WinZip backups or not, but I would think you can. That system has passwords, but be sure to check file size if you are trying to do the entire 25 GB. Also WinZip is no longer free.

For a very moderate price you can get a great Backup program at
http://smartsync.com/
According to the Help files you can password protect your backups. You can schedule automatic backups. I find customer support for this software (only via email) excellent.


Pretty Good Privacy
http://www.pgp.com/

Used to be free, but I understand the newer (and not free) systems are much easier to use and implement. This is about as good as it gets -- good enough that the NSA & FBI went to court to prevent the public from using this. I don't know what our government uses, but according to the books I have read on the subject, this is the same technology use by our government.

A less expensive approach

http://www.tomshardware.com/2004/09/16/locking_down_your_data_with_cipher_shield_external_hard_drive_encryption/

Gordon
Atlanta
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