Backup Options for Students

Available To: Students

It is important to back up your documents and files because they can easily be lost or destroyed. You never know when your documents and files will get damaged by a virus, accidentally be deleted, become corrupted, or your hard drive fails. We provide many options for File Sharing and Storage. This information will cover common options.

We do not provide software for automaticallly backing up your files on your desktop or mobile computer.

Related Services

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Documents and files backup options for Faculty & Staff.
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Google Drive is supported for use by NAU students. Google Drive is a lightweight suite of applications that provides you with the ability to create text documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and more, all through your web browser.
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ITS offers centralized home drives to students for file and document storage.