How to Restore a Backup from a Memory Stick

First, please select your operating system from the menu below:

Windows

To restore a backup file from a memory stick on a Windows PC, please follow these steps:

  1. Run Business Accountz.
  2. Select File>Restore a Backup.
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Accounting Software business restore windows 1

  1. Select ‘Specify a Backup file’, then click ‘Next’.
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Accounting Software business restore windows 2

  1. Click ‘Browse’.
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Accounting Software business restore windows 3

  1. The ‘Set Filename’ file browser box will appear, prompting you to locate the backup file you wish to restore.
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Accounting Software business restore windows 4

  1. Click the drop down ‘Look In’ menu arrow to search for the file’s location, and select your memory stick.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick windows 1

  1. Drag the bottom right corner of the window down and to the right using the mouse to expand it (7a, below), then click the ‘Details’ icon (7b) to show more information about the files on your memory stick.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick windows 2

  1. Click on the ‘Date Modified’ column header to sort the files into date order (8a, below), select your most recent backup (8b), then click ‘Set Filename’ (8c) to proceed.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick windows 3

  1. This will return you to the ‘Specify backup file location’ screen. Click ‘Next’ to continue.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick windows 4

  1. Click ‘Finish’ to complete the backup file restoration process.
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Accounting Software business restore windows 12

Mac

To restore a backup file from a memory stick on a Mac, please follow these steps:

  1. Run Business Accountz.
  2. Select File>Restore a Backup.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick mac 1

  1. Select ‘Specify a Backup file’, then click ‘Next’.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick mac 2

  1. Click ‘Browse’.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick mac 4

  1. The ‘Set Filename’ file browser box will appear, prompting you to locate the backup file you wish to restore. By default, you should see your username in the ‘Look In’ field.
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Accounting Software restore mac 1

  1. Click the drop down ‘Look In’ menu arrow to search for the file’s location, and select ‘/’.
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  2. In the next window, double click ‘Volumes’ to select it.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick mac 11

  1. In the following window, double click your memory stick to select it.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick mac 12

  1. Click the ‘Details’ icon to show more information about the files on your memory stick.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick mac 13

  1. Click on the ‘Modified’ column header to sort the files into date order (10a, below), select your most recent backup (10b), then click ‘Set Filename’ (10c) to proceed.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick mac 14

  1. This will return you to the ‘Specify backup file location’ screen. Click ‘Next’ to continue.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick mac 15

  1. Click ‘Finish’ to complete the backup file restoration process.
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Accounting Software business restore memory stick mac 16