Documents, library, pictures, videos, favourites, desktop icons, applications settings etc. of a computer user are known as the User Profile. When you let Windows to choose the files and folders during a backup procedure, then your profile is definetely included in the backup job. User profiles are normally big in size and can increase up to GigaBytes of data!
User Profile restore steps:
- Open the Backup and Restore console -> Start/Search – type Backup and click Backup and Restore
- From the Backup and Restore window click the Restore My Files button
- From the Restore Files window click Browse For Folders button
- Select your username and click the Add folder button – you can add other user profiles, folders or files as well Read more…