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Windows 7: backing up with macrium#?

04 Dec 2012   #1
soulfood

XP windows Professional
 
 
backing up with macrium#?

hey i want to back up all other programs & files (music, games, docs, etc), and but not the c:drive system disc, how do i do this using macrium free (or windows back up which ever works best)? thanks


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04 Dec 2012   #2
Mark Phelps

Win7 Pro 32-bit, Win8 Pro 32-bit
 
 

You can't back up programs without doing an image backup. When programs are installed, different components are written into different directories and updates are made to the registry files. It's not a simple matter to search and find all this information.

MR provides you a file and directory backup -- that can be used to save music, docs, etc -- but not programs.
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04 Dec 2012   #3
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by soulfood View Post
hey i want to back up all other programs & files (music, games, docs, etc), and but not the c:drive system disc, how do i do this using macrium free (or windows back up which ever works best)? thanks
If you could post a screenshot of your Disk Management, we could better help on your backup. Be sure and expand the columns so we can read all of the print. You can use your Snipping Tool to post it. This tutorial will answer any questions you have about using it. Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums
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