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Windows 7: Backup strategy and solution

27 Jun 2018   #11
scripttron75

Windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 

Roland is correct What i am trying to avoid is reinstalling all the DATA on Drive D:\ hence Apps like adobe master collection, lots of PC games, STeam, GOG, Origin hence software programs that have desktop icons, Saved folders etc linking to the C:\ OS - registry I want to be able to restore exaclty how i have installed it C OS and D data, and yes updates can screw up an install of the OS anytime anywhere does not matter seen it many many times with servers, DT and whatever else windows touches and a lot of the times restore time point does not work.


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28 Jun 2018   #12
mrjimphelps

Linux Mint 18.2 xfce 64-bit (VMWare host) / Windows 8.1 Pro 32-bit (VMWare guest)
 
 

Keep your data on its own totally separate drive or partition, not shared with apps or anything else, and your backups and restores will be greatly simplified.
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