Backup considerations for Windows

Windows files that can be excluded from your backup routine. …

I exclude from backup the following Windows-specific files:

I normally also exclude "shortcut" (*.lnk) files unless (1) the backup follows them and (2) I want this behavior for a particular reason. Otherwise all you are backing up are broken links.

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So far: Customer support guy, jungle guide, IT consultant, beach bum, entrepreneur, teacher, diplomat, over-enthusiastic cyclist. Tomorrow: who knows?
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