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backup and imaging

  1. #1


    Posts : 3
    win 8.1

    backup and imaging


    i am pretty new to backing up and images ect TBH i didnt bother but think its time to think ahead

    anyone recommend a good bit of software for creating a system image of the SSD only and how i would go about making it bootable image off a usb HD

    i am on win 8.1

    OS and programs are saved on a SSD and documents ect are on a 2TB internal HD


    i have been playing about with the trial of true image 2014 any thoughts on it seems ok

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  2. #2


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Macrium Reflect might be suitable.
    I use the standard version.
    There is a free version.

    Macrium Reflect FREE Edition - Information and download

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  3. #3


    Posts : 3
    win 8.1


    giving it a try out now and have to say very impressed with it
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  4. #4


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    I like it.
    It works good.
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  5. #5


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center
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  6. #6


    Posts : 5,592
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Does anybody use the built-in System Image Backup?

    YES. & I have Windows 8/8.1 installed in a way, System Image Backup will work.

    Latest Win 8.1 ISO "Breaks" System Image Functionality
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