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Windows 7: system image

26 Jan 2010   #1
unisol0

windows vista
 
 
system image

i just read on another site that you cant create a system image using win7 home premium. that you need third party software to do it. they say its only reservered for the more expensive versions. is this true.


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26 Jan 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

No.


I use system image on home premium, but prefer the free software from Paragon

http://www.paragon-software.com/home/db-express/
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26 Jan 2010   #3
valtonray

Windows 7 Ultimate Signature Edition
 
 

check this out Backup Complete Computer - Create an Image Backup hope that helps
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26 Jan 2010   #4
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Yes, that is correct, however there are free/inexpensive alternatives.. Macrium Reflect is a very good one ... get it -=> here
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26 Jan 2010   #5
unisol0

windows vista
 
 
system image

thanks for your help. i back my computer up weekly. next backup ill do a system image on a secondary drive. thanks again.
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26 Jan 2010   #6
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

You are very welcome. I and the other posters are happy that we could be helpful to you.
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