Manual Backups

Manual Backups

Manual backups make it easy to move your Virtual TimeClock software to a new computer. Manual backups are also a simple way a secure an off-site backup of your data. 
 
  • For general information on backing up Virtual TimeClock, see the Overview of Backups article. 
  • See our Automatic Scheduled Backups article to learn how to setup regular automatic backups in the Virtual TimeClock Pro and Network editions.
  • Important Note: DO NOT save backups to the same computer as your TimeClock data. Damage or loss of the computer will cause you to lose your data and backups.

 
Performing a Manual Backup

It only takes a few seconds to create a manual backup of your Virtual TimeClock data:

Virtual TimeClock Basic & Pro
  1. Select Turn Administration On from the File menu.
  2. Click the Backup icon in the administrative toolbar on the In & Out Board window.
  3. Navigate to your backup device and select Save. ‚Äč
 
Virtual TimeClock Network Edition
  1. Launch the Virtual TimeClock Server Manager program
  2. Select the Backup icon in the toolbar. 
  3. Click the Backup Now button, navigate to your backup device and select Save.
   
Virtual TimeClock Network Backup