Image Backup Software for Hard Drive

Hard Disk Image Backup is a complete snapshot of "physical" HDD contents, i.e. a disk copy based on sectors, rather than on separate files. It provides complete and precise hard disk backup. To perform disk image backup and restore, you need for dedicated disk imaging software, such as Handy Backup.

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Version 7.9.10, built on 16 February, 2018
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Complete Computer Backup

Complete Complete Computer Backup

HDD image backup uses low-level disk copying which gives no regard to the file system and allows backing up an operating system, boot records, apps, user data, libraries and other information in just one action. This is a complete, all-in-one backup of your PC data!

Fast System Restoration

Fast Fast System Restoration

Unlike file-based backup which requires reinstalling operating system and all apps manually, hard drive image backup drastically reduces both time and efforts required for restoration. You can use Handy Backup as both automatic disk image backup software, but also as a HDD restore utility.

HDD Cloning

Hard Disk Cloning

Disk imaging software can be effectively used for hard drive cloning purposes. For example, restoring one image backup to several computers can be used to set up multiple identical systems. This is a viable solution for administering server arrays and clusters, heterogeneous networks etc.

Recommended Solution

Handy Backup Professional

Version 7.9.10, built on 16 February, 2018 . 65.7 MB
Backup Software from Novosoft LLC. 99 USD per license.

Handy Backup Professional

To create HDD image backup, or take advantage of hard disk cloning, you need Professional edition, or higher. Free 30-days trial version with all functions available!

How to Create Disk Image Backup

Handy Backup delivers a fast and easy image backup of the entire hard drive, or any chosen partition, and supports all types of local and external HDDs (including USB and FireWire drives).

Adding the Disk Image Plug-in to Backup Set

Note: Since disk-based approach to backups provides the most effective data protection against operating system crashes, hardware failures, and other disasters, it is highly recommended for both home and business environments.

Backing up Drives of Networked Computers

Users of Handy Backup Server Network are also allowed to create disk images of remote workstations, on a client-server scheme. Learn more about Handy Backup Server Network. For a complete guide on how to create hard drive image backups, please refer to image backup section in the User Manual.

Download Handy Backup

Version 7.9.10, built on 16 February, 2018
65.7 MB

Try Handy Backup as your trusted disk image backup software by downloading the latest version and
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  • HenryHener | 2012-10-24 06:42:18

    Fast System Restoration - how fast?

  • HB_Moderator | 2012-11-12 05:07:38

    Pretty fast owing to hard drive imaging technology.В 

  • Natali_Morris | 2012-10-22 04:36:28

    Is Hard Disk Image Backup Handy Backup for disaster recovery? I`m hesitating my PC is able to hold the program.

  • HB_Moderator | 2012-11-12 05:00:03

    We`d recommend to use Handy Backup Home Standard for backing up of files on home PC. Hard disk image is suitable for structure copying.В  В 

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