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View Poll Results: What do you feel if your computer crashes and all your files are disappeared
Be glad with, because there is more space on my PC. 0 0%
Don't care. 2 33.33%
Don't like it, but live with it. 3 50.00%
Go cry in a corner. 1 16.67%
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Old April 7th, 2013 (12:43 PM).
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I have very good news:
In early 2011 , my computer crashed, but recently I wanted to open a file that I had marked as hidden, so I set hidden files also can be seen. What turned out, the files from before crash were just over TWO YEARS hidden. I'm so thrilled, because early 2011 I burst into tears of the crash.
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Old April 7th, 2013 (12:44 PM).
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I love that feeling of discovering old files. It's like travelling back in time. You almost feel as if you were 2 years younger and less cynical.
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Old April 7th, 2013 (12:50 PM).
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Backups ftw.

In all seriousness, I usually hate it whenever I lose files. But after a while, files and files pile up, so I usually get forced to delete. I have an external HDD, but even that fills up quite a bit. Needless to say, I am a packrat on computer files.

I still have files from 2010 on my computer, but I don't have any OS installs from then. I have at least wiped my PCs once since last year but before doing that, backed up any files I wanted to have on the hard drive.
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Old April 7th, 2013 (1:04 PM).
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Moving this over to Technology & the Internet.
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Old April 7th, 2013 (8:21 PM).
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If it's something I need, I have it backed up. If it's not, I don't care.
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Old April 8th, 2013 (12:51 PM).
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I wouldn't care. I just got this computer wiped yesterday so there's literally nothing on it but like.. skype and photoshop ._.
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