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Windows 7 backup

freaksavior

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#1
has anyone used it? what will it allow you to backup?

I need to reformat my mothers dell machine and she has a bunch of stuff. I do not want to copy and past it all.

She uses quicken so would it back that up? itunes library pictures documents ect.
 

freaksavior

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System Name Absolute Zero | M.A.S.S
Processor Intel i7 4770k | i7 920
Motherboard Gigabyte Z87X-UD4H | EVGA X58 FTW3 SLI
Cooling Phanteks ph-tc14pe | CM 212+ Push Pull
Memory Mushkin 16Gb at 2400Mhz | Corsair Vengence 6x8Gb=48Gb
Video Card(s) EVGA SC GTX 770 2Gb | Nvidia 7300GT
Storage Sandisk 256Gb Ultra Plus x 2 raid0 + 72.12 500Gb | Intel 320 80Gb 2x1.5Tb, 2x2Tb 2x.5Tb + 3 x6Tb
Display(s) Samsung 245BW + Asus PB278Q + Samsung 40" 650A | None
Case NZXT H630 |Rosewill 8bay 4u server chasiss
Audio Device(s) Asus Xonar HDAV + GTX770 | Onboard
Power Supply Silverstone DA800 | Rocketfish 700w aka fsp
Software Windows 7 ultimate X64 | Debian 7 wheezy
#2
if i do the bakp can i restore it on the final build?
 
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#3
Haven't used it but sounds like it based on Backup and Restore Center info found here. Says you can choose what files and folders if you want and also mentions a system image. Quicken has it's own backup option under one of the menus, use that too. I have for my mom and it's a breeze. Just reinstall app and use Restore in Quicken.
 

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#4
You can try Paragon Drive Backup 9 Express. It is available free of cost in x86 & x64 bit flavor and supports backup and restore of whole drive, partition or whatever. It also support bootable CD/DVD and bootable flash in case you need it.