"Backing Up Your Genealogy Data" Live Webinar by Thomas MacEntee

  • 14 Apr 2014
  • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Vigo County Public Library - Rooms A, B & C


"Backing Up Your Genealogy Data" 
Live Webinar - Presented by 
Thomas MacEntee 
Monday, April 14, 2014
6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.
Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
  Rooms A, B & C
Vigo County Public Library
Summary: Participants will learn various methods for backing up their genealogy data including many free online programs such as DropBox, Google Docs, Picasa and more!

Description: Have you ever experienced a data loss when it comes to your genealogy research? Not yet? Well if not, have you prepared for what might happen if your hard drive fails? What if your laptop is lost or stolen? Learn the basics of backing up all your genealogy data including identifying data, common backup methods and how to use free online programs to help you make sure your data will always be available!


  • How Safe Is Your Genealogy Data?
  • Why Backup Your Data?
  • Make a Data Backup Plan
  • Identifying Data for Backup
  • Identifying a Method That Works For You
  • Restoring Data
  • Data Backup Best Practices
  • Glossary
  • Resource List



"Preserving The Past, Serving The Present, Promoting The Future"

Wabash Valley Genealogy Society 

Based in Vigo County, Terre Haute, Indiana. Serving Clark, Crawford and Edgar Counties in Illinois.

Clay, Greene, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo in Indiana


P.O. Box 7012

Terre Haute, Indiana 47802-7012


Society Email Address: wvgs@inwvgs.org

President: Debby Warren      Email: dlrw1951@gmail.com

For other WVGS officers and their contact information click on "Contact" above left.

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