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Windows PowerShell™ Scripting Guide by Ed Wilson

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Chapter 11. Managing User Data

After completing this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Work with backups.

  • Enable offline files.

  • Configure offline files.

  • Work with System Restore.

Note

On the Companion Disc All the scripts used in this chapter are located on the CD that accompanies this book in the \scripts\chapter11 folder.

Working with Backups

Because Windows Vista no longer has a backup utility, there are just a few backup options for you to choose from: rely on users to create backups of their computers using the Backup and Restore Center, use the system restore points, redirect user data to a network share, map a drive via a network backup program, write a script that backs up files to a network location, or purchase a third-party backup solution.

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