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Mozy Online Back-Up Problems

Discussion in 'Programming' started by infomax467, Aug 25, 2009.

  1. infomax467

    infomax467 New Member

    I installed MOZY FREE Backup software on my computer by following their instructions.
    After installation, my computer kept freezing and then I got the Windows Blue Screen of Death!
    Basically, MOZY FREE Backup CRASHED my computer.[SIZE=+0] [/SIZE]I could not even do a system restore. I had to restore my computer from scratch. I am still in the process of putting back all my programs and files, this is very time consuming.

    Furthermore, after I backed up my files, I could not retrieve them using another computer. It kept telling me that I had to register and install MOZY Backup, it just would not retrieve my previous registration.
    I am still not able to retrieve my files.[SIZE=+0] [/SIZE]Luckily, I kept local backups on some DVD's.[SIZE=+0] [/SIZE]MOZY may be free, but there is always a catch.[SIZE=+0] [/SIZE]Please be aware Mozy free backup could crash your computer?
    [SIZE=+0] [/SIZE]Maybe that's how they get you; then they tell you have to purchase one of their plans???
    FYI:[SIZE=+0] [/SIZE]I have 2GB of RAM and a 2.0 GHz AMD processor and it still CRASHED it!
  2. naimish

    naimish New Member

    Is this allowed to advertise like this ?
  3. shabbir

    shabbir Administrator Staff Member

    Does not look like an Ad and probably a bad review of Mozy.
  4. naimish

    naimish New Member

    See the another thread having same way of advertising.
  5. shabbir

    shabbir Administrator Staff Member

    Its gone.

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