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How can I use File History to backup SkyDrive on 8.1

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    How can I use File History to backup SkyDrive on 8.1


    I know SkyDrive is explicitly excluded from File History backup in 8.1 but does anyone have an idea of how I could get the same functionality?

    I'm using File History to make ad-hoc system images from C:\ to E:\ and also various libraries. As SkyDrive doesn't get backed up even if in a library is there some other (free) tool I can use or some way to replicate the functionality?

    I'd like to have the time stamped versions of files if possible. I was thinking of replicating Skydrive to another folder somehow and then backing that up with file explorer but that seems a rather inefficient way of doing things.

    Any better ideas?

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How can I use File History to backup SkyDrive on 8.1
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