Open File History and explore File History options. Enable File History and configure a storage space on an external drive. Explore advanced settings and configure how long to save copies of files and keep saved versions. Learn how to exclude specific folders and add folders to back up that aren't included in default libraries already. Locate Local Group Policy entries.
- [Instructor] Windows 10 comes with a backup program…called File History.…File History scans the data in your libraries,…contacts folder, desktop, and favorites folders…every hour and copies changes to an external backup drive.…In order to configure the available settings in File History…we first need to set it up.…Right click the start button and click Control Panel.…Under System and Security…click save backup copies of your files with File History.…
What you see here depends on many factors,…including whether you've ever used File History before.…No matter what you see, click select drive.…We need to tell File History where to save the backups.…You can set up File History to back up data…to an external drive or a network location.…If you click add network location,…you'll need to browse to the location to save too.…I have an external drive connected just for the purpose…of backing up.…And you can see, I've already used it.…
I'll click OK to continue though, just the same.…It asks if I want to use this drive again.…
Note: The course also maps to the third part of MCSA exam 70-698, Installing and Configuring Windows 10. Taking this course will prepare you for objectives in the Manage and Maintain Windows domain of the test.
- Configuring Windows Update
- Updating Windows apps
- Reviewing event logs
- Using Resource Monitor and Performance Monitor
- Managing security with Windows Defender
- Creating a recovery drive
- Restoring and recovering files
- Recovering the OS with Windows Recovery
- Configuring authorization and authentication
- Securing Windows 10 with passwords
- Joining workgroups and domains
- Creating and using accounts
- Automating tasks with PowerShell
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Configure Updates
2. Monitor Windows
3. Configure System and Data Recovery
4. Configure Authorization and Authentication
5. Configure Advanced
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