Creating backup copies in Microsoft Windows

 

Do the following:

 

1.       On your desktop, double-click My Computer and then go to the file(s) or folder(s) you want to copy.

 

2.       Use the following to select file(s), folder(s) or both:

 

         For single files or folders, use the left mouse button.

 

         For multiple files or folders or both, use the left mouse button along with the CTRL key or the SHIFT key.

 

3. Press CTRL-C to copy your selection.

 

4. Go to a location where you want to create a backup folder.

 

5. Click File > New > Folder, and then type the name of the backup folder.

 

6. Double-click the backup folder and then press CTRL-V to paste your selection into it.