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Important data such as your photos, documents and financial records can be lost instantly, so back it up regularly before it's too late.

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Our devices are home to all of our important data. But if that device is damaged, lost or destroyed, your data may be lost. Whether it’s hardware failure, theft, natural disaster or your device being infected with a virus, recovering data can be expensive or impossible.

That’s why it’s so important to regularly back up data. Here is some information, advice and step-by-step guides to help you back up your data.

Advice for backups

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