Hard drive image backup and restore?

Discussion in 'Computer Software and Operating Systems' started by Dermy, Dec 24, 2009.

  1. Dermy
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    Dermy GBAtemp Fan

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    I'm looking for a program that can backup a whole hard drive partition and restore it later from a boot disc if the hard drive gets screwed up. Anyone have experience with such programs?
     
  2. Scorpei

    Scorpei GBAtemp Maniac

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    Yes, PartImage works quite well and driveimage did the trick. However the of the latter I am unsure how well it works with newer file systems as I have never used it past 2004. PartImage didn't work with NTFS (Vista version) the last time I used it.
     
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    Elritha GBAtemp Addict

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    DriveImage works with Xp, Vista and Windows 7 according to their site anyway.
    DriveImage
     
  4. Thoob

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    Clonezilla is a nice, free hard disk cloning program that runs from a Live CD or USB flash drive. There are tutorials, etc. on the website.
     
  5. Dermy
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    Thanks. I'll take a look at those programs you guys mentioned.