Creating regular backups of your most important files and pictures is important in case anything goes badly wrong with your device. Your computer device could crash, components could fail, it could be stolen or infected by a Virus that locks all of your data.
Regular backups will limit the damage caused if anything goes wrong.
It is easy to back up your data; the simplest way is to buy an external hard drive and copy your most important files on a regular basis.
You could also subscribe to online cloud storage such as Google Drive and Microsoft One Drive.
If your computer has Windows, the built in backup software works brilliantly to backup or and restore your computer to an earlier state.
Below are guides on using the Windows Backup and Restore features;

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 10