Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: How to use norton ghost(Win 7 Professional)

02 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
How to use norton ghost(Win 7 Professional)

Hello guys, this is my first thread, and i m very new to forums.
So i don't know how to ask the help in forums.If i make a mistake please forgive me.

I came to know that we can use Norton ghost to backup the windows 7, and i came to know that it is easy to backup and again restore windows 7 when os corrupts.

So i request the forum members to help me, how to backup my OS,and how to restore again using this software.

If possible please give with screen shots.

OS : Win 7 Professional 32-bit
HDD: 320GB
Laptop : Dell Inspiron 1564

My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Oct 2010   #2


Welcome to the Windows 7 Forums!

Windows 7 has a good backup/imaging program built in. Nothing needed except an external, or a separate partition.
Backup Complete Computer - Create an Image Backup
Recovery of a System Image

To be better protected. it's best that system images get saved to an external or a secondary drive.

Many of us here, thanks to WHS video tutorial, prefer imaging with Macrium Reflect Free Edition. It's an alternative to Windows 7 built-in imaging program. It's super easy to use and both the imaging and recovery process are much faster.
Imaging with free Macrium
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Oct 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

While I really like Nortons Internet Security, for Imaging and File/Folder Backups I would recommend another solution.

You will get many suggestions, but I think youll find the most popular recommended here are:

1) Macrium Reflect (Free)
2) Windows built in backup
Both of which Eldinv has provided links for above

3) Acronis
My personal choice & IMHO the best, but its also a paid software.
Some HD makers supply a free version of Acronis. Although it is stripped of all the extra features, its core backup works perfectly fine.
I believe its WD and Seagate HDs that offer it
My System SpecsSystem Spec

02 Oct 2010   #4

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit

Thanks to @eldinv,@Wishmaster for giving me valuable suggestions.
Thanks to the Administrators for supporting this forum
Thanks for Quick replies.....
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 How to use norton ghost(Win 7 Professional)

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Norton Ghost 15
Does anyone use Norton Ghost 15? I am currently just using the built in backup with Win7. I have used Ghost in the past (well then it named Norton Save & Restore) and had a lot of luck. BUT I have read mixed reviews with Ghost 15.
Backup and Restore
Norton Ghost 15.0
I use the Norton Ghost 15.0 and i will like to know,is it possible to restore my computer without using the recovery cd? (I have the recovery cd but i looking for the easiest/better way)
Norton Ghost For Win 7
Hi friends, Is there any one who got nortan ghost for windows 7 ultimate x64? I have been tired of searching it. If not nortan ghost is there any other software that does the same thing as that? A help would be gladly appreciated. Thanks in advance. Best Regards
Backup and Restore
Norton Ghost 15.0
Trailing this product and when I installed got the error "No Mapping Account Names and Security ID's Done". Uninstalled and tried again got the same thing again. It works and made a back up but don't like the error. Gives the feeling like something is not right.
What's with VMs and Norton Ghost?
Tried XpVM and VMware VM (via VM Server 2.0) and when i tried to use Ghost, it ran but could never get my USB seagate drive to be on the drop down menu when trying to ghost from image. What do i do i get this USB HDD detected? :mad:
Norton Ghost restore in Win 7
I've got one I did something moderately stupid that killed 7201. In order to revive the box I tried to restore a N Ghost image. Booted from NG recovery F12 to boot order. Boot from CD (Cd is bootible) and windows wants to do a recovery. Ok let windows do it maybe it can recover. Win does its...
Backup and Restore

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:46.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App