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Windows 7: Creating System image

12 Apr 2011   #1

Windows 7 x64
 
 
Creating System image

Hi, I'm creating a system image on my laptop. Is it safe to use my computer while creating a system image?


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12 Apr 2011   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

I wouldn't, just because i don't like anything interferring while it's doing it's thing. That's just me though
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12 Apr 2011   #3

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Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

Yes, it's safe . It uses a copy on write driver. Might take longer.
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12 Apr 2011   #4

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Ok. I'm creating a system image on an external hdd. If I use my computer while its creating an image, will it restore without errors?
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12 Apr 2011   #5

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Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

Using your pc while creating the image will not damage the image.
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12 Apr 2011   #6

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Ok cool. Thanks for the replies.
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