By Delia / Last update December 13, 2021

Why need aeasy way to backup PC files

Acknowledging the easy way to backup PC files can help you backup your data in a time-saving and energy-saving method. The following is the necessity:

1.On one side, backing up PC files is crucial. It can prevent your files which is precious from losing and damaging.

2.On the other side, you may want to back up PC in a simple way to save time and energy because of the fast-paced study and work.

Detailed steps of easy way to backup PC files

To back up your PC files, there can be a lot of method to realize this. By using AOMEI Backupper, you can do the data backup in a brief way. It is a software which supports almost all storage devices recognized by Windows, such as IDE, SATA, SSD, USB external disks, hardware RAID, Network Attached Storage(NAS) and so on.

PC is the abbreviation of Personal Computer. It refers to desktop, laptop, PDA(Personal Digital Assistant) and tablet.

Method 1:BackupPCfiles to astorage device

Choosing the position you back up your PC files to decides the difficult extent of backing up files. An external hard drive has large capacities and can be connect easily, and it can be physically isolated from the computer. Here we take an external hard drive -USB drive as the example. Let me show you in detail.

Step 1.First of all, download AOMEI Backupper, install and launch it.

Step 2. Click the “File Backup” under the “Backup” option.

Add File

Step 3:Edit a “Task Name” to distinguish from the other backup. Here name it “My File Backup”.


Step 4:Click the Add File of the”Step1”, choose the PC files you want to backup. Then insert the USB Drive, find it in the Windows explorer. Here it is “F:\”.

Add File

Step 5:If you want to backup PC files regularly, check the box in front of “Schedule”. Then it will pop up a setting interface. You can set the frequency of the backups in case files get changed. You have three mode to choose.

Schedule Settings

Step 6:Click the “Start Backup” button to begin the backups. When all the backup is done,click “Finish”.

Method2:Backuponline(backup cloud)

Backup online enables you to upload files and have them available anywhere. The developing version of AOMEI Backupper will realize this utility.


1. What device you use to save the backups should have spare space to preserve the image files.

2. The PC files under using can not be backed up.

3. Learning more about backing up files, you can view the the “Incremental and Differential Backup”.