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Windows 7: Restore Windows 7 System Image to another hard drive!!!

05 Feb 2011   #21

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by hassaanid2011 View Post
Hello Guys!!!

I installed new windows on my 320GB HDD and works fine for me. Thanks to all who tries to help me in this thread regarding restoring system image matter.

Thanks again to all!!!
You're most welcome. Sorry that you had to do a clean install and could not do a system image recovery to your 320GB.

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05 Feb 2011   #22

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Vista x64 / 7 X64


You can mount the vhd in disk management, shrink the partition to below 320gb, make an image of the mounted partition vhd with another app. eg macrium/paragon , restore the image to the 320gb drive.

With only 30gb data on there - it won't take long.

I did it the other day - about 20gb data - took about 25mins for the whole job.
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