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Apps & Extras - Wavestreaming Backup

Wavestreaming Backup is an online service to store important files and folders securely in the cloud. Access them anywhere and anytime from either a PC, Mac, smartphone, or tablet.

Below are three quick step by step tutorials on how to get setup.

 

In the Browser

Manage all of you files simply through your web browser from any computer in the world.

  • Login to your Wavestreaming backup account. Login using the URL provided in your welcome email or go directly to “www.yourusername.wavestreamingbackup.com”.
  • Enter your username and password (again this will be provided in your welcome email).
  • Once logged in all your files that have been uploaded will appear in a list. You may also notice some files which have a red mark next to them, this means that they haven’t been uploaded successfully or they are in the process of being uploaded.
  • If you click on the backup tab you will be able to view a list of all the computers and devices registered with your account. There is a limit of 5 registered devices at a time. You can remove devices in your account setting section.
  • You can search for files either by file name or by file extension like “Muse – Madness” or “.mp3”. There is also a web based audio player, photo viewer, and editor.
  • You can either download individual or multiple files in one go, including folders.
  • Finally you can download and install the desktop software from your dashboard, this is compatible with PC and Mac which is great for automatic syncing and simplicity.

 

On Windows

  • Login to your web based portal using the url provided in your welcome email or go direct to”www.yourusername.wavestreamingbackup.com”.
  • Click download software for Windows.
  • Then you’re going to want to run and install.
  • Enter your username and password and it will verify with the server, please make sure that the Wavestreaming backup application is allowed through Windows firewall.
  • Now you’re going to want to check and select which folders you want backing up, you can chose from the list of select a custom folder by clicking “add folder”
  • Once the whole process has finished it will start backing up your folders and files. Please bear in mind that if you have a lot of items on your hard drive the backup process may take quite a while.
  • You can check the progress and status by clicking on the Wavestreaming logo in the Windows task bar at the bottom right of your screen, from here you will be able to pause the backup and change various settings like time schedules or adding and deleting folders.

 

On Mac

  • Login to your web based portal using the url provided in your welcome email or go direct to”www.yourusername.wavestreamingbackup.com”.
  • Click download software for Mac.
  • Un zip the “Mac-Setup” and the software will be extracted into wherever it was downloaded to.
  • Double click on the software and move the software into the “applications” folder and then click “Continue” the software will now install itself
  • Next you’re going to want to enter your Wavestreaming backup username and password
  • Now you’re going to want to check and select which folders you want backing up, you can chose from the list of select a custom folder by clicking “add folder”
  • Once the whole process has finished it will start backing up your folders and files. Please bear in mind that if you have a lot of items on your hard drive the backup process may take quite a while.
  • You can check the progress and status by clicking on the Wavestreaming logo in the Mac menu bar in the top right of your screen, from here you will be able to pause the backup and change various settings like time schedules or adding and deleting folders.

 

Please note: Wavestreaming Backup is a service offered by Wavestreaming for personal backup only. It is not for use with SHOUTcast or Cloud DJ servers, and will not save Cloud DJ configurations or uploaded files on Cloud DJ storage areas.