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Windows 7: Partition Wizard

30 Mar 2011   #1
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
Partition Wizard

Partition Wizard ver 5.2:
Is the copy function the same as a disk clone. I want to clone an OS to a new disk.


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30 Mar 2011   #2
Mike Connor

Several, including Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

It seems to be;

Copy Disks - Partition Wizard Help

They don't mention any other cloning technique in the features list.

Regards....Mike Connor
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30 Mar 2011   #3
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
Copy Vs Clone

I always held "copy" was different than "clone". But I have had misconceptions before.

I'll try it if it don't work I'll hunt up another disk.
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30 Mar 2011   #4
Mike Connor

Several, including Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HammerHead View Post
I always held "copy" was different than "clone". But I have had misconceptions before.

I'll try it if it don't work I'll hunt up another disk.
Yes, me too, but they mean cloning in this instance. There seems to be a lot of confusion with the terminology used.

Regards....Mike Connor
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