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HP iPAQ Pocket PC h5100 and h5500 - Backing up Information

Introduction
Use HP iPAQ Backup or Microsoft ActiveSync Backup to back up and restore information on the HP iPAQ Pocket PC.
  note:
HP iPAQ Backup is already installed on the HP iPAQ Pocket PC. ActiveSync must be installed on the personal computer before using ActiveSync Backup.
To help reduce the chance of losing information, information should be backed up on a regular schedule.
Backup/restore using HP iPAQ Backup
HP iPAQ Backup saves data in a backup file. A file name and a location may designated for the file to be saved. HP iPAQ Backup backs up to a memory card, main memory, or the HP iPAQ File Store folder.
Close all applications on the HP iPAQ Pocket PC before backing up or restoring information.
  caution:
Restoring information replaces the current information on the HP iPAQ Pocket PC with the information saved in the backup file.
To backup/restore using HP iPAQ Backup, do the following:
  1. From the Today screen, tap Start, Programs, then HP iPAQ Backup.
  2. Tap the Backup tab or the Restore tab.
  3. Select the files and folders to be backed up or restored.
  4. Select file location for backed-up data.
  5. Set backup or restore options.
  6. Press the Backup or Restore button, then press the Start button on the next screen.
For more information on backing up or restoring files, from the Backup or Restore tab, tap HP iPAQ Backup, then Help.
Backup/restore using ActiveSync
Close all applications on the HP iPAQ Pocket PC before backing up or restoring information.
  caution:
Restoring information replaces the current information on the HP iPAQ Pocket PC with the information saved in the backup file.
To backup/restore using ActiveSync, do the following:
  1. Be sure the HP iPAQ Pocket PC is connected to the personal computer.
  2. From the personal computer, open Microsoft ActiveSync. From the Start menu, click Programs, then Microsoft ActiveSync.
  3. From the Tools menu, click Backup/Restore.
  4. Click the Backup or the Restore tab, then select the options.
  5. Click Backup Now or Restore Now.

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