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Windows 7: Backup seems stuck

25 Jul 2013   #11
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

A restore can still have an infection, some are written to be persistent like that. A really good way for you may be this too.
An Old School Geek’s approach to Installing & Setting Up a Windows PC


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26 Jul 2013   #12
mjf

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

Again, I suggest you just forget DVDs and use a relatively cheap external USB Hard Drive. It's faster and definitely more reliable. An equally important advantage is that you can store multiple system images spanning a period of time. So if you are worried about some virus infection or other software issue you can go back far enough before the issue occurred.
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26 Jul 2013   #13
jadinolf

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

I purchased this backup hard drive just recently for U.S. $50.

Hitachi GST Touro Mobile Pro 500GB USB 3.0 Piano Black External Hard Drive 0S03105 - Newegg.com

It costs less to purchase this than it would cost to buy a hard drive and a case to house it.
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