• How to run a MySQL database backup during the day

    We're trying to backup a MySQL database but we need it run during day (so there is a load on the server). We can't have it impact Apache and our other databases that are running on the same server. Can we use the mysqldump command? Appreciate it

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  • How to backup SVN respositories on Windows

    I'm working on a project (SVN related) and I'm trying to figure out how to backup repositories in a Microsoft Windows environment. Has anyone done that before?

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  • Backup VMware ESXi server

    We're trying to back up our VMware ESXi server but we've run into a few issues. Here's our backup process: Create a snapshot of VM Copy files to a backup location And delete the snapshot But how do we schedule backup jobs? Is there a script we should write? Thank you.

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  • Best way to backup a MySQL server

    Hi experts! In everyone's opinion, what would be the best way to back up a MySQL server? Is there a way to do it that wouldn't bring down the server? Should we just use the MySQL Administrator tools? We appreciate the help.

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  • Cannot open up backup on SQL Server 2008 database

    We have a query that we're using to backup our database. But when we run it, we get this error message: Msg 3201, Level 16, State 1, Line 1 Cannot open backup device 'C:\Users\Kimpoy\Desktop\Backup\AcinsoftDB.Bak'. Operating system error 5(Access is denied.). Msg 3013, Level 16, State 1, Line 1...

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  • Backup NAS

    I have a 12TB Sinology NAS (only used at this stage for 8TB) and I was looking some advice on how to do a proper and regular backup. For the moment I use Carbon Copy Cloner and four WD2TB external disk but it is very slow and cumbersome.

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  • Can we use pen drive or an external HDD (both USB) as an operating system?

    My IDE internal HDD is in its last stage and may die anytime. I want to use an external HDD as my operating system so that I can carry the device anywhere and login normally and use it. Is this possible?

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  • Restore SQL Server 2005 database backup over network

    I apologize that it's old software but we're using SQL Server 2005. Does anyone know if we can restore a database backup using Server 2005 over our entire network? We would appreciate any help.

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  • How to backup our development machine

    We're working on a disaster recovery project for our organization and we're trying to find out how we should back up our development machine (in the event of a disaster), we're back up and running as quick as possible. Any advice for us? Thanks!

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  • Backup messages and files on Android

    Does anyone happen to know if it's possible to backup messages (such as emails and text messages) and files, then restore it using the same application without jailbreaking the device? I'm on the Android platform.

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  • Backup database in MySQL

    We currently have a 4 GB database that's in MySQL. What's the best way for us to back it up? We have had a few times that we almost lost all of the data. In another question, would there be a way to speed up the backup process in the event we need to recover? I appreciate the help.

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  • Should I use RAID on my backup server?

    I've been setting up a new backup server (using Symantec Backup Exec so that it stores hard disks instead of tape). This is because the size of our backup is outgrowing our tape capacity. But here's my question: Should I use RAID for the backup server? Thank you

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  • Automatically backup PostgreSQL database on Linux

    Does anyone know how to automatically backup a PostgreSQL database that's on Linux daily? Thanks so much!

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  • Script out SQL Server backup into a batch file

    Would there be a way to script out SQL Server backup into a batch file? We need to execute it from the command line so this seemed like a logical way to do it. Thanks!

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  • Finding backup application log is located on SQL Server 2008

    In SQL Server 2008, we're trying to find out why our database backup failed in one of our systems. Here's what the log says: BACKUP failed to complete the command BACKUP LOG XXXXXX. Check the backup application log for detailed messages. Would anyone know where this backup application is located?...

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  • Backup strategy for web applications in Django

    I have several we applications that were built using Django. For security purposes, does anyone know of an effective backup strategy so I can maintain backups both on webfaction and an alternate location? Thanks so much!

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  • How to make robocopy slient in the command line

    We've been using robocopy to do backups with a PowerShell script but we only need it to show the progress percentage while it copies. We don't want all of the other information. Our command window is covered with other information. We need it as clean as possible (just want to see the overall...

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  • Should we use Dropbox as a backup for subversion repositories?

    Would anyone happen to know if it's a good idea to use DropBox as a backup for subversion repositories? We're not sure if we should use it because we don't think it DropBox and Subversion will work together. Can anyone give us advice?

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  • Error when backing up database on SQL Server 2008

    My friend and I are trying to backup a database that's located on localhost/SQL Express but we keep getting this error: Backup failed for Server 'localhost\SqlExpress'. (Microsoft.SqlServer.SmoExtended) For help, click:...

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  • How to force backup through on SQL Server

    My SQL Server won't restore my backup because there's active connections. Is there a way to force it through?

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