Re: Extrenal box for backup hard drive?
There are cheaper, but not efficient. Those "backup" programs
are pig slow, and nearly impossible to understand. Ghost or
PowerQuest DriveImage2001 works fine, and is fairly quick
depending on your cpu. My AMD64 3000+ does and image
at about 1 gig per minite. My old AMD Athlon 1800 did an
image at about 75 meg per minute .. not fast !
- Re: Norton Ghost 9.0
... Ghost recovery floppy with Ghost on it, a bootable Ghost Image DVD/CD, ... The image I use to restore will usually be the latest one, ... From DVD I just put the first DVD of a Ghost bootable DVD ... I run a separate restore using another data backup program to update ...
- RE: Computer Freeze prevents Backup
... which included Ghost, and my life became a nightmare, starting with an evil ... Recovery Disc unable to install the required Drivers. ... be the same as the Sonic Backup My PC. ... As for System Restore: if you also have Norton Antivirus, ...
- Re: Boot from C:prompt?
... that I had tried to make a backup of my wifes computer, and in the attempt, Ghost failed to launch after the requisite restart following setting up the job. ... My goal at this point is to get it running again...either by voiding the current backup job which will not run and hoping I can then return to Windows, or by finding if a reload of Windows will preserve the current files, or, if I reload Windows, will I then be able to install the files to her computer from the external usb hdd where I placed a backup of her files via Windows backup utilty? ... Create boot disk ...
- Re: Mirror Hard Drive
... >> Anna is right on about the external harddrive and backup software. ... > external drives okay for home systems but should not be relied alone for ... the Ghost disk imaging program over more than four years time. ... The source disk contained corrupted system files (If you clone garbage, ...
- Re: saving disk partition
... My experience is with Norton Ghost and so ... space in a large partition does not add bulk to the backup "image". ... I would still prefer a nice clean install for computer 2. ...