Now it warns me that hey there already is a file here

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Now, it warns me that, hey, there already is a file here named ipsum.rtf, so I have to make a choice.Do I want to replace the file in the destination location? This would take the older version of the file,which is actually the correct version of the file, and use it to replace the newer version of the file that Imade the wrong edits to. We could skip it, or we could compare info; we know in this situation that we actually want to replace that newer version of the file because it's got wrong information in it. So I'll click this option, wait just a minute while it's pulled from the snapshot, and then restored. Notice that the folder's opened up in File Explorer, and the file that we just restored is selected.
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Now if I double-click on it, we can see that it's back in the state that it was in before I deleted all that text. Close this window, close this window, and we'll close this window as well. So, that is how you restore a file from backup using File History. I do need to point out before we leave File History, come over here to Advanced Settings, that, depending upon how you are using this system, you may want to adjust the interval where File History takes a snapshot of your files. Right now, it's set to every hour, which is the default. That's usually pretty good. But if I'm working on files that are extremely sensitive, and I want to make dang sure that I have a backup that contains the latest changes in it, as late as possible, then I will click on this drop-down list and set it down to even every 10 minutes. Now, with a file that we just restored over here, I haven't actually worked on it since Friday, and so it really wasn't a big deal that the snapshot was a couple of hours old that we restored. But, if I had been working on this file all morning, and then had to do a restore, I would have lost all the changes that had been made in the last hour, so I've got about an hour's worth of re-work to do. To prevent that from happening, sometimes you might need to change this interval down to every 10 minutes.That way if I have to do a restore, then it's possible that I will only have ten minutes' worth of changes to make instead of an hour's worth. Let's hit Save Changes, and we'll close File History. So that's one option for restoring files. Windows Backup and Restore 4:55-8:14 Now, if you're working on an older system, that doesn't have File History, or if you've failed to configure file history on a newer version of Windows, then you're going to have to rely on other backup mechanisms to protect your files. For example, you may have configured Windows backup and restore. If we open up Control Panel, and go back into System and Security, notice that Windows 10 has a function called Windows Backup and Restore, Windows 7. This option performs a traditional backup of your files. Now, be aware that Windows Backup and Restore is available on Windows 7, and earlier versions of Windows, and it's also available on Windows 10. The one place that you cannot use this feature is in Windows 8, it doesn't have this function. Early versions of Windows 8 did, in Windows 8.1 they took it out; in Windows 10, it got put back in again.
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