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Creating back up Image, flash drive space needed?


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#1 WeldPhaser

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Posted 04 July 2013 - 05:28 AM

Hello, 

 

I have just restored my laptop to factory default, and I am preparing to make a back up image on a flash drive. I know it varies from machine to machine, but will an 8gb flash be good enough?

 

I imagine the flash drive should be wiped clean, and only the image stored on it correct? How do I go about doing this? 

 

Thank you



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#2 Grinler

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Posted 08 July 2013 - 07:30 AM

Yes, on a factory default machine a 8GB should be fine. Unfortunately, as you said it varies per machine so only creating one will provide a definitive answer.




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