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Windows 7: Backup size

15 Oct 2016   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.

Doing backup including Windows is now 32Gb. Thanks to everyone, I'll mark this as solved

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15 Oct 2016   #12

Main - Windows 7 Pro SP1 64-Bit; 2nd - Windows Server 2008 R2

I'd still recommend imaging your whole C:\ drive. Not having to reinstall everything after a disaster is a wonderful thing.

Glad you got the data backup working!
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