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Windows 7: Any way to recover data from before an image backup?

20 Jul 2014   #11
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Neil,

If you are referring to files in a Windows Backup, then you may be able to use the method in the tutorial below to manually extract them from the backup.

Backup - Manually Extract Files from in Vista & Windows 7

Hope this helps.


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20 Jul 2014   #12
Neil2305

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Thanks Brink.. the title makes this look very promising! Many thanks
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20 Jul 2014   #13
Neil2305

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

And this has worked Backup - Manually Extract Files from in Vista & Windows 7

Thanks to all have contributed... need to work on how to store backups etc....
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20 Jul 2014   #14
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Great news.

Depending on what you need to back up, I've always just made a direct manual copy and paste to a backup drive. This way there's no problem restoring the files as needed.
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20 Jul 2014   #15
Neil2305

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Yes I think that will be the way to go.... I will let the backups run... but also make manual backups...
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