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I want to make a year-end backup of my data. I found the backup within the software, but I’m uncertain as to what exactly is being backed up and where. Is this backup sufficient for my needs?   Read More...


Platinum: HotBackup

November 2018    Tags: , ,
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Do you often find yourself clicking No when prompted to make a backup in Tabs3 and PracticeMaster software? If so, is it because you don’t have time to wait for a backup to complete, or because other people are currently working and they don’t have the time to log out and wait?   Read More...


There’s a chill in the air that suggests winter may not be too far off. You and some fellow coworkers head out on a camping trip for one last weekend before the weather turns cold. As dusk approaches, a campfire is built and you’re soon sitting around a crackling fire, watching the flames and shadows dance as the light quickly fades. As the night progresses, tradition demands that horror stories be told.   Read More...


You’ve heard about Platinum, but haven’t had time to look into it yet. Now you wonder if your firm should take action now, before it’s too late. You’ve heard the horror stories whispered around the water cooler; you try to shake off the cold chill as you walk back to your desk – is that just air conditioning, or premonition? The following stories wend their way through your thoughts for the rest of the day…   Read More...


Backing up your firm’s data is the most important form of maintenance you can do, but many firms overlook this task. Backup prompts from within the software are skipped, and external backups are not regularly tested to verify they are working as expected. Often, this is simply due to not understanding the process.   Read More...


Do you know how to restore from an incremental backup? Make sure you are familiar with the process of restoring before you need to do it. Incremental backups work by backing up the full dataset, and then only backing up those files that have changed from then on.   Read More...