All pilots using CrewLounge PILOTLOG, including the free Student Edition, have automatic database backup.  The number of backups you can make, depends on your plan (read here).

How to make a Backup

The software makes automatic backups every X days, according to your settings.  These backups are stored in CrewLounge Cloud.  

You can also make manual backups to other media, like an external data storage device, or other cloud storage media, such as iCloud, Google Drive, Dropbox, etc.

Read more about making backups on page 140 in the User Guide (here).

How to restore a Backup

There are various reasons for which you may want to restore a backup.  However, restoring a backup is not always needed.  It depends on the circumstances.

We have listed the best solution for different kinds of circumstances in the following article: