How to use 7z

Select folders you would backup

7z a -p -mhe=on stuff.7z MyStuff
   ^  ^     ^      ^        ^
   |  |     |      |        `--- Files/directories to compress & encrypt.
   |  |     |      `--- Output filename
   |  |      `--- Encrypt filenames
   |  `---- Use a password
   `---- Add files to archive

Once done, put the archive in an usb hard disk somewhere else than your home or in the cloud (for archivage).

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