Backup Watcher for MySQL works with your data with the help of profiles. You can create any number of profiles to make data backup more effective. All created profiles will be shown in the list of profiles, which is situated on the main form of the program. Every profile contains the main following data:
MySQL server parameters
Local or Remote MySQL
backup of a database
Databases for backup
Location of the backup copies
working with data via profiles (this makes your work easier, quicker and more effective);
built-in and easily-customized scheduler (you make the program do backups automatically – daily, weekly, monthly or once on the established date and time);
SQL-script creation (contains everything necessary for the full restoration of the database);
archiving of the backup results (can be done by any available archiving program);
saving all program adjustments into the INI-file and restoring them at the next launch.
Backup Watcher for MySQL doesn’t have any special system requirements and can be installed under any operational system of the Windows family - Windows 98 or its later versions. You need approximately 3 Mb of free space on the hard disk for the installation of this program.
The installation process is very easy, as it is made as a Wizard. Everything you have to do is to follow Wizard’s instructions.
[!] For Windows NT/2000/XP users: To install Backup Watcher for MySQL you need to have administrator’s rights.