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Forum: Backup and Restore 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
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Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Ok, that clarifies things a bit. You do not clone...

Ok, that clarifies things a bit. You do not clone to a file. A clone is an exact copy of something. If you clone a drive, then you will have a duplicate drive. If the drive you want to keep the data...
Forum: Microsoft Office 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 170
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Have you tried calling Microsoft about it? They...

Have you tried calling Microsoft about it? They may be able to activate it for you.
Forum: Backup and Restore 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 317
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I've been using Macrium Reflect for years so I...

I've been using Macrium Reflect for years so I know what I'm talking about. I've made numerous clones and even more images so I know darned well a clone is not the same as an image. They are two...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 317
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
No, you still aren't paying attention. I am NOT...

No, you still aren't paying attention. I am NOT talking about imaging. I'm talking about cloning, something Macrium Reflect is also able to do. A clone is a duplicate of the original drive or...
Forum: Backup and Restore 1 Day Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 317
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Sigh! You aren't paying attention. Once a clone...

Sigh! You aren't paying attention. Once a clone is made, you do NOT need to any additional software to browse it.
Forum: System Security 1 Day Ago
Replies: 1,374
Views: 185,530
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
This beta was released 11 hours ago and is...

This beta was released 11 hours ago and is already getting reports of problems on Malwarebyte's forums.
Forum: Backup and Restore 1 Day Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 317
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Carob If I'm understanding you correctly, what...

Carob If I'm understanding you correctly, what you would need would be a clone. An image would require the software that created the image to be able to browse it. An clone is an exact copy of the...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 579
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
:rolleyes:

:rolleyes:
Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Days Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Macrium reflect can handle multiboot computers....

Macrium reflect can handle multiboot computers. It can even backup a Linux only computer but you have to run it from the recovery disk or USB stick.

I image my system before downloading and...
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Days Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I recommend Macrium Reflect Free...

I recommend Macrium Reflect Free (http://www.macrium.com/reflectfree.aspx) for the System files (OS and programs) and FreeFileSync (http://www.freefilesync.org/) for my data files. This requires that...
Forum: News 3 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
:ditto:

:ditto:
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 4 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
That depends on whether he used System Restore or...

That depends on whether he used System Restore or an image of his System. I found System Restore to be unreliable in XP and I could never get it to work on my Win 7 machines. I always make an image...
Forum: Microsoft Office 5 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 668
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
SyncToy is another folder/file syncing program...

SyncToy is another folder/file syncing program that is often recommended. I found FFS easier for me to learn how to use (there still is a bit of a learning curve).

Btw, once downloaded and...
Forum: Microsoft Office 6 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 668
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Malwarebytes and some AVs (Antivirus programs)...

Malwarebytes and some AVs (Antivirus programs) blocking FreeFileSync (FFS) are a frequently reported problem on the FFS forums. I disable Malwarebytes temporarily, download FFS, install it, "sandbox"...
Forum: Microsoft Office 6 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 668
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
When using Mirror mode in a folder/file syncing...

When using Mirror mode in a folder/file syncing program, the only files that get deleted by the program are on the destination (aka backup) drive and those are only the ones you have already deleted...
Forum: Microsoft Office 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 668
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I agree about it being inefficient to keep...

I agree about it being inefficient to keep rewriting data. That's why I always recommend using two different methods of backups, depending on the type of files involved.

Imaging is the best...
Forum: Microsoft Office 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 668
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Malwarebytes might protect you somewhat but I...

Malwarebytes might protect you somewhat but I wouldn't count on it. Security programs, like Malwarebytes, usually only protect against general malware rather than ones targeting security holes in...
Forum: Microsoft Office 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 668
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Acrobat X is two versions out of date (12 is the...

Acrobat X is two versions out of date (12 is the current version) and is no longer supported so you need to replace it anyway (keeping it could open you up to malware). However, v12 is cloud and...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 572
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
First, your backup drive should NOT be inside...

First, your backup drive should NOT be inside your computer. Having it there subjects it to the same dangers as the other drives, such as malware, user error, power surges blowing through the PSU and...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 651
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
No worries. We'll send you a bill at the end of...

No worries. We'll send you a bill at the end of the month. ;)
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 651
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
If you feel comfortable doing it, got for it!...

If you feel comfortable doing it, got for it! Check out these links:

SATA Hard Drive - How to Install and Setup...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 651
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
You made some valid points. Since you are...

You made some valid points. Since you are inexperienced with working on computers (nothing to be ashamed of, we all were there once), the easiest route would be a variation of what our friendly,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 572
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Also, before you make any changes to the drive,...

Also, before you make any changes to the drive, make sure to back it up!
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 651
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I'm so glad I'm not the only anal one here!...

I'm so glad I'm not the only anal one here! :thumbsup:
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,092
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
The problem is the OEMs are coming out with...

The problem is the OEMs are coming out with patches only for their very latest boards (one released in the past year) and apparently have no plans to patch older ones (I'm talking about you, ASUS;...
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