I gave up doing backups to tape on Windows 7.Instead, I bought a WD-Passport 1 Terabyte external disk drive for Linux backups, and repartitioned my two WD-Passport 750 GByte external drives for Windows backups. It back up fine, as fare as it goes, but that is not far enough.I have two partitions as far as Windows is concerned. One is drive C: and the other is drive K: or something. But whatever it is, Windows backup seems to back up stuff only on drive C. The partition on drive K is FAT32 or VFAT (depending if you are talking Windows or Linux, on purpose so I can read and write it in either Windows or Linux. That way, when I back up Linux to tape, I back up that Windows partition too. But I set it up that way so I could be sure I got that backup (tax information there). But I do not see how to back it up at all under Windows.Is Windows that bad? In addition to not being able to back up stuff to tape, I cannot back up anything except drive C? More likely, I am missing something. What?
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