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Forum: Installation & Setup 06 Dec 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 14,272
Posted By Victor S
No, sorry. I've moved on to Win10. Personally,...

No, sorry. I've moved on to Win10. Personally, I'd look at other software solutions now instead of sysprep. Pretty sure there's a couple that will migrate your system to a different PC.
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Dec 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 14,272
Posted By Victor S
You might try this, which is included in Kari's...

You might try this, which is included in Kari's instructions at the top.
"Kari, just a suggestion.

You might note in the tutorial that if on first booting Windows can't finish configuring, a...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Oct 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1,023
Posted By Victor S
You have added only ONE unique level of file...

You have added only ONE unique level of file structure to the hierarchy.
Whatever its name (Backup-Files for example) search on that.
And use a good search tool. I'm using Power Desk Pro's file...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Oct 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1,023
Posted By Victor S
It works. That's how I do it. And I only have...

It works. That's how I do it. And I only have to back up one folder. I call mine D-Backups. Everything I back up is under that folder.
Forum: Gaming 02 Oct 2015
Replies: 24
Views: 2,645
Posted By Victor S
It wasn't worth the money to me. Wish I had...

It wasn't worth the money to me. Wish I had waited a year (or two) until it was in the 20 dollar range.
Haven't even played it in couple months. Only reason I'll play it again is to kill that SOB...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Sep 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 690
Posted By Victor S
You're better off with free Macrium. But you...

You're better off with free Macrium. But you have a "learning curve" for imaging to be efficient. Once you learn how to do it, it makes keeping your PC well-running pretty easy. There's an...
Forum: Gaming 29 Sep 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 1,610
Posted By Victor S
I've been using these for about 2 years. No...

I've been using these for about 2 years. No complaints.
Amazon.com: Corsair Vengeance 1500 USB Connector Dolby 7.1 Gaming Headset (CA-9011112-WW): Computers & Accessories...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Sep 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 821
Posted By Victor S
Well, Win 7 system image isn't very "smart." I...

Well, Win 7 system image isn't very "smart." I think your problem is the size of the C: partition. What was the previous size?
What is the size of your target drive?
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Sep 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 821
Posted By Victor S
Here are my suggestions. 1. Use Macrium to...

Here are my suggestions.
1. Use Macrium to make and restore images. There are too many issues with Win 7's imaging utility.
2. For system images, you want to have a system partition that...
Forum: System Security 17 May 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 780
Posted By Victor S
If you don't want to waste many hours of your...

If you don't want to waste many hours of your time, do this:
1. Keep your system partition small, and image it.
2. Back up important data to an external hard drive, then unplug it.
3. Don't buy...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 May 2015
Replies: 17
Views: 1,083
Posted By Victor S
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Apr 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 631
Posted By Victor S
If you have your games installed when you image...

If you have your games installed when you image your system, there's no problem with the registry.
But you have to save your save games elsewhere before you do system image restore.

Then move...
Forum: Backup and Restore 29 Apr 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 800
Posted By Victor S
Cut your time losses by uninstalling it. Unless...

Cut your time losses by uninstalling it. Unless you're okay with crippleware. My understanding of Giveaway is that the software they provide can only be installed on the day you download it - it...
Forum: Backup and Restore 29 Apr 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 852
Posted By Victor S
You shouldn't have any problem putting you old...

You shouldn't have any problem putting you old drive with the backed up files in the new computer. Windows won't format it unless you tell it to. If you're worried about, don't connect that hard...
Forum: Backup and Restore 27 Apr 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 892
Posted By Victor S
If you aren't afraid to tinker with your new...

If you aren't afraid to tinker with your new computer, you don't need an enclosure. Just plug your old hard drive into the HDD
controller and a power source.
Forum: Backup and Restore 11 Apr 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 3,868
Posted By Victor S
Good job! It's a shame that such setting are...

Good job! It's a shame that such setting are hidden in the registry.
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,438
Posted By Victor S
You can run Win 7 from a USB stick. Google "run...

You can run Win 7 from a USB stick. Google "run windows 7 on usb flash drive."
You can install Win 7 from a USB stick. Google "install win 7 from usb flash drive."
Running Win 7 from a USB stick...
Forum: Backup and Restore 07 Apr 2015
Replies: 16
Views: 1,272
Posted By Victor S
The Rescue disk should be all that's needed. As...

The Rescue disk should be all that's needed. As I recall I uninstalled Macrium after creating the Rescue disk when I tested it. I've been using Ghost 15 for years without it installed on my PC.
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Mar 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,370
Posted By Victor S
SIW2. have you tried this yet?

SIW2. have you tried this yet?
Forum: Software 20 Mar 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 1,119
Posted By Victor S
You should learn to image your system. I...

You should learn to image your system. I installed Win 7 once - 6 years ago. See http://www.sevenforums.com/backup-restore/
I've been using MSE for about 4 years. The few times a virus got through,...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Jan 2015
Replies: 77
Views: 4,693
Posted By Victor S
I don't image my data. It is backed up on...

I don't image my data. It is backed up on multiple drives using the Power Desk synchronize function. Similar to SyncToy.
I have created folders on my data drive under a master folder named...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Jan 2015
Replies: 77
Views: 4,693
Posted By Victor S
I don't use Windows libraries, and ignore them. I...

I don't use Windows libraries, and ignore them. I point data to my data drive. Of course I have my own "libraries" there, using the directory structures as I see fit. Application settings are saved...
Forum: Chillout Room 23 Dec 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,142
Posted By Victor S
We have it spread over two days, Christmas Eve...

We have it spread over two days, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Ham, veg salad, asparagus, baked potatoes, bigos, pierogi, golumbki.
Shrimp and guacamole appetizers. Probably forgot a few things. ...
Forum: Backup and Restore 23 Dec 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,376
Posted By Victor S
Some here swear by W7 backup, and know about...

Some here swear by W7 backup, and know about shadow volumes - or whatever it is - and should be able to help.
I'm sure they can help you to get your image recognized.
Forum: Gaming 10 Dec 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3,808
Posted By Victor S
Nope, haven't had any of the listed issues. ...

Nope, haven't had any of the listed issues. Thoroughly enjoying it. Almost completed. I did see a glitching Yak today, for the first time. I couldn't kill and skin it, so I just went around it. ...
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