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Copying Your Hard Drive

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#1 diannawolfe


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Posted 08 March 2008 - 05:13 AM

My daughter wants to find a program that will allow her to make an exact copy of the hard drive on her laptop. Does anyone know of such a program?

thanks, dianna

Oh she has windows xp on her laptop.


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#2 alumbagh


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Posted 08 March 2008 - 05:15 AM

Acronis True Image.

Not free, but very good and very simple to use.

#3 diannawolfe

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Posted 08 March 2008 - 05:24 AM

thank you so much. easy is good.

I've gotten very gunshy about programs, especially registry fixers. I screwed my last computer with one of those. if they only made a registry cleaner for "dummies" :thumbsup:

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Posted 08 March 2008 - 07:27 AM

Hi , You would be wise not to use any type of registry cleaner . They cause more harm than good . I agree with Alumbagh to use Acronis True Image. :thumbsup:

Edited by snooker, 08 March 2008 - 07:28 AM.

#5 hamluis



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Posted 08 March 2008 - 09:49 AM

FWIW, regarding registry cleaners:

XP Fixes Myth #1 Registry Cleaners - Windows BBS - http://www.windowsbbs.com/showthread.php?t=61015

Should I Use A Registry Cleaner - http://aumha.net/viewtopic.php?t=28099


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