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format before restoring image?

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#1 cogs10


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Posted 29 August 2011 - 05:00 PM

does a drive have to be formatted before an image is restored? or can the image write over
the info already there?

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Posted 29 August 2011 - 05:28 PM

You should not need to format the drive before restoring the image.
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Posted 30 August 2011 - 07:49 AM

Well...I would think that it depends on what application is involved...and the ground rules established for use of same by the developers. Although I would think that any app would restore to either...I haven't tried a lot of them for creating images.


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