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acbcon
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Windows Users

I'm thinking of  subscribing to MozyHome.  My Win7 PC has several users on it .  Can I back up data for all the users at the same time and will Mozy backup all outlook data frorall users at the same time ?

 

Kind Regards

 

Allister

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JaredG
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Re: Windows Users

@acbcon

 

Good question.  Mozy will backup all Windows user profiles if Mozy is installed using a Windows administrator user who has access to all data on the computer.

 

If you are logged in as a user without admin rights then you will only be able to backup the data of the user that is logged in.

 

If Mozy is installed on a Windows admin user account,  then yes Mozy can backup all PST files for all users on the Windows account.

 

Feel free to post any other questions or comments.

 

Thank you,

Jared
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zachm
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Re: Windows Users

Thanks for the followup Jared.

Zach M.
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Re: Windows Users

@acbcon,

 

You might want to read this:

 

http://community.mozy.com/t5/Idea-Exchange/Make-Mozy-Client-Work-for-Multiple-Windows-Users/idi-p/82...

 

If every user has admin rights, then you should be okay. If some users have standard accounts, then you might have problems.

Tyler_W
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Re: Windows Users

Hello! Did the previous post answer your questions, or do you need anymore help from us? Please let us know!

 

Tyler W.
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Re: Windows Users

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Tyler_W
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Re: Windows Users

@acbcon It appears that you ended up getting the paid version of MozyHome, welcome! Also see that your two machines are now backing up.  We feel like this issue has been resolved. We are marking the solution for future reference. Please let us know if you need any further assistance.

Tyler W.
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