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How to create a win 10 recovery disc


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#1 greystoke

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Posted 07 August 2015 - 10:13 AM

I upgraded to Win 10 Pro.  I created a boot disc, repair disc.

Now, I'd like to be able to recover from a system crash. How do do I create a recovery disc with the win system on it?



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Posted 07 August 2015 - 10:21 AM

Your best option is to create HDD image.

 

Acronis True Image: http://www.acronis.com/ - not free, but the best

Free alternatives:
- Macrium Reflect: http://www.macrium.com/ReflectFree.asp
- DriveImage XML: http://www.runtime.org/driveimage-xml.htm (tutorial: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/tutorial160.html)
- Paragon Drive Backup: http://www.paragon-software.com/home/db-express/


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Posted 07 August 2015 - 10:28 AM

I use Macrium. It is free, quick and easy.


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Posted 07 August 2015 - 10:38 AM

I personally use Macrium Free. DriveImage XML is limited as it's images cannot be restored to an unpartitioned drive while Macrium's can. It may also have trouble imaging the new UEFI/GPT disks and it does not have an option to create a bootable Restore disk. You can also Mount a Macrium Image to a virtual drive to explore it's contents and copy out any file you may need.

 

Another free option you can look at is Aoemi Backupper Standard (Free)

 

http://www.backup-utility.com/free-backup-software.html



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Posted 07 August 2015 - 10:46 AM

Windows 10 also have the System Image Backup option like Windows 7 and Windows 8.

http://www.howtogeek.com/220986/how-to-use-all-of-windows-10%E2%80%99s-backup-and-recovery-tools/

 

Doesn't have all the feature of some of those programs but it works ok for many users.


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