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Windows 7: I want to Backup my Drivers - advice please

04 Nov 2009   #1

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I want to Backup my Drivers - advice please

Hello folks, I am up and running with Windows 7.
All seems to be alright.
Now I want to Backup my Drivers.

What is the favourite app to use.
I just want to backup the drivers.
I don't want to have to use the backup software to Restore a driver.

Needless to say, I have System Restore points and Acronis backups of full system and data.
I am interested in just the Drivers.
And want to use only tried and tested apps.

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04 Nov 2009   #2
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

Backing up an installed driver is not of much use. You need the installation .exe. If you still have those, you just copy or move the folders to a drive of your choice. What, in fact, are you trying to accomplish?
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