TimeShift for Linux is a application that provides functionality similar to the System Restore feature in Windows and theTime Machine tool in Mac OS.
TimeShift protects your system by taking incremental snapshots of the file system at regular intervals. These snapshots can be restored later to bring your system to the exact state it was in at the time when the snapshot was taken.
You need to run
the first time and
change, if necessary, the required settings on
to Settings, and then click Save.
will create copies
of files and folders in the file system
without your participation
in the folder /timeshift
case of a system failure
or for some
to close programs, open
you want to restore your system to
previous state, and
press the Restore button.
Installation into Linux Mint:
Since Mint 18.3 this program is included in the basic package of the distribution.