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The program allows you to create an exact copy of your entire hard drive or its partitions by duplicating their physical contents sector by sector. “Image” is a low-level copy which is made with no regard to separate files, and therefore can’t miss any data.
The resulting backup contains not only common files and folders, but also system and hidden files, compressed and encrypted files and even boot records. This enables you to restore your system to the working state after fatal system errors or hard drive crashes.
Before you create a backup task, please read the following two sections:
To create an image of your hard drive or its partitions, follow these steps:
The devices are presented in the tree form and include all hard drives and partitions, including external USB and FireWire drives.
Note: When you check the entire hard drive, its partition table is included into the backup set automatically. Backing up partition table is required for configuring the partitioning during restoration.
The subsequent steps are identical to usual task creation. For more details, refer to Backing up Data.
Before You Back Up
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Image Backup is the option for painless system restore after a major disaster recovery, easy cloning of an entire computer, and keeping the most consistent backup copy of your data.
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