Hello again Rock:
I have the operating system & my important data on a Raid 5 volume.
The balance of those drives and the other drives is not backed up since it
would be unwise to spend the money to back up recorded tv movies. Thanks for
the reminder though.........with so many drives, failure becomes more likely.
> "xiowan" wrote
> > Hello Bill Yanaire:
> > The data is mostly standard definitiion recorded tv movies and my
> > drives are warranted for 5 years. The content only has to last until my 3
> > standard definition tvs wear out lol! I guess I could back them up to VCR
> > tapes though!
> > "Bill Yanaire" wrote:
> >> If you need that much space, how are you going to backup all that data?
> Warranty on the drives is irrelevant. Hardware failure can occur at any
> time. If the data is important it should be backed up.
> Rock [MS-MVP User/Shell]