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Can't create a system image backup on Windows 8.1

  1. #1

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    Windows 8.1

    Can't create a system image backup on Windows 8.1


    Trying to create a System Image Backup on a Windows 8.1 ACER laptop. My latest attempt is to a external hard drive with 3.63 TB free but the backup fails due to not enough disk .

    I have attached the full error message.

    New to the ways of Windows 8 and this is my first time trying to create a System Image Backup.

    Thanks in advance for any assistant.

    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Systme Image Backup failure message.jpg  

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Posts : 89
    Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit

    Quote Originally Posted by stuart253 View Post
    Install AOMEI Backupper and do a "System Backup" to your external drive. faster and safer than windows imaging.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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