BurgersNFries 2,407 Posted December 10, 2011 Share Posted December 10, 2011 How to backup your Windows client Evernote databaseInvoke EvernoteGo to tools/options/general tab. This shows the folder where your Evernote database & associated files live on your Windows computer. Make a note of it.Completely exit Evernote. IE, make sure no EN icon is showing in the system tray.Copy & paste the folder noted above. I prefer to append the date of the backup in the folder name in YYYYMMDD format. IE, I will copy "My EN Files" to "My EN Files 20111209". This is helpful when you have multiple backups b/c you can sort them chronologically & also quickly know when the backup was done.That's it.FYI, the most crucial file is the YourUserName.exb file where "YourUserName" is your EN account login name. But I prefer to backup all the files. If you wish, you can simply copy the exb file.EDIT on 2/3/2012: ALL notebooks, regardless if they are local (non-sync'd) or sync'd are stored in your exb file. All attachments are also stored in your exb file. IOW, this gets the whole kit & kaboodle.(Or is that kitten kaboodle???) Link to comment
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