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    win 8.1. I want to have the pc to automatically backup a specific folder routinely. file history just backs up all my stuff. I don't want that. a specific folder only, routinely, to an external drive. Im open to using a 3rd party program if needed.

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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Macrium Reflect--- Standard version---$$$--- Macrium Reflect FREE Edition - Information and download

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    I don't think you really need a password.

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    You can play with it.
    I just made one on my desktop.
    You can leave the usb inserted & use it for the destination.
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    Windows 8.1 Update 1


    Or you use Areca which is free and open source. It uses open archives so you can unpack and restore data from backups without a working Areca on your hd if need be.
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