Express Assist is designed as a lightweight software application with a strong purpose of helping users to create data from Windows Live Mail Desktop and Outlook Express.
Express Assist application uses a wizard-like approach in providing the help of backing up of data from users. It is one of the interesting features for users especially amateurs just beginning the use of this utility. It offers an extensive step-by-step guide till the end of the application configuration exercise.
The app gives the users option to select between two tasks it should carry out for you. The users can either archive copy of all your important data (create a backup file) or restore your data from a previous backup location.
Express Assist allows the users to decide which browsers and email clients they prefer to save or backup. Additionally, users can include files, My Desktop, My Documents, My Music, My Pictures, and Windows contacts with other user-defined to what you desired to backup.
The locations mentioned above are automatically scanned by the app and it shows a list containing files for different categories of the locations. It is also possible for users to make a selection manually for what they desire to exclude and include what they want to backup. Also, users can choose the directory to save to, protect their backup using a password for it and apply an encryption algorithm of 256-bit AES.
Express Assist has many other features such as creating reminders for backup and deleting logs or a set of previous backups when they become useless or exceeds the number of copies acceptable.
There is also a built-in scheduler that carries out tasks with given details. It conducts some tasks automatically after backups based on details and instruction such as shut down the computer, end the program, log off the current user, terminates all other tasks. The scheduler can be done on specific days and times.
Express Assist also can automatically save a backup log, show backup logs, compress your data as well as compression quality. It even can help you skip many other files from the compression by filtering the file extension.
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