I’m ready, you’re ready. We’re both ready.

This backup software must be the strong silent type. It’s spends a lot of time quietly thinking and not telling you what is going on.

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In this image it says it is “Ready to perform category backup”. Good, coz I’m ready too. Now what? In fact, it will sit there a long time being “Ready to perform category backup”, and then, suddenly, it will perform category backup. (Turns out it’s waiting for me to go to bed.)

The Importance of Good Communication

Good software keeps you up to date with what’s going on, what’s about to happen and what you need to do (or, it reassures you that you don’t need to do anything).