Archive for 2024

BackupChain® Software Donations to Non-Profit Organizations

One of the major goals of our corporate social responsibility efforts is to promote and support charities and non-profit organizations around the world. We contribute by donating funds and products directly to hard-working charities and by strengthening non-profit awareness through our software network. We donate BackupChain® licenses to non-profit organizations and charities of all kinds […]

How to backup VMware VMs, Step-by-Step Video

In the video below, we back up a VMware VM while it’s running. However, the task will also run properly when the VM is off, too. If you aren’t familiar with live VM backup, it’s basically the same quality of a backup that you get when you back up your PC or Windows Server while […]

How to V2V, V to V Conversions for Hyper-V, VMware, VirtualBox

In the video below, we show how simple it is to set up a V2V Conversion for Hyper-V. The steps for Hyper-V, VMware, and VirtualBox differ only in the target format selected: VHD / VHDX, VMDK (VMware), and VDI (VirtualBox). The main step when converting a virtual machine from one platform to another or one […]

How to Set up P2V, P to V for Hyper-V, Step-by-Step Video

In the video below, we show how simple it is to set up a P2V for Hyper-V conversion. The steps for Hyper-V, VMware, and VirtualBox differ only in the target format selected: VHD / VHDX, VMDK (VMware), and VDI (VirtualBox). Note that some versions of VMware and VirtualBox also support VHD. Also have a look […]

How Set up a Windows Disk Imaging Backup Task

In the video below, we set up disk imaging backup task in Windows. Disk imaging creates a container file where the disk contents are stored. That’s different from disk cloning, where disk contents are copied directly to another disk, without having to restore anything later. If you are interested in disk cloning instead of disk […]

How to Mount Wasabi as a Network Drive with Drive Letter

In the video below, we show how to mount or map Wasabi S3 bucket to a drive letter in Windows (Windows 11-7 and Windows Server 2008-2022) using DriveMaker. You can use the drive from Windows Explorer, and any other Windows application, such as Microsoft Office and the Command Prompt: Download DriveMaker DriveMaker Details