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Windows 7: Backup and Restore Questions

20 Dec 2010   #21

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1

Looks like it should work then. You've probably tried it by now.

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05 Jan 2011   #22

Windows 7 32 bit and 64 bit Professional

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
This is not good. I never had this problem. How is the disk to which you imaged attached - USB2, USB3, eSata or Internal? Mine are USB2 or Internal.
Hello again -- not sure this thread is still open or if I should open a new one...

I bought a new portable USB drive over Xmas and am preparing to back up three different PC's in my home.

Do I need to create a different Rescue Disk for each PC ?

One is running W7 64 bit PROF -- one is W7 64 Bit Home Prem --- one is W7 32 Bit Home Premium.
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05 Jan 2011   #23
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

I think you need a different one for 64bit and 32bit. I usually make one for each system - but then my systems are in 3 locations thousands of miles apart.
On the external disk I suggest you make a seperate folder for the images of each system. Then the images do not get mixed up.
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