The Importance of Backing up Windows 7
Tips and Suggestions for Backing up and Restoring Windows 7
If you want to backup Windows 7 and also hope that the disk space will not be taken up by the backup, it is recommended that you save the Windows 7 system image and files to an external hard drive. Besides, if you are using Windows 7 Home Advanced Edition, it is recommended to use a third-party backup and recovery tool to backup and restore Windows 7. Because backup and restore program is not available in it. But you could use the built-in Backup and Restore if you are using Windows 7 Professional or Windows 7 Ultimate.
Solutions to Backup and Restore Windows 7
Solution 1: Use a Reliable Backup and Recovery Tool
Solution 2: Create Image and Restore with Built-in Backup and Restore on Windows 7
After the backup is completes, Windows will ask whether you want to create a system repair disc. Just select “No”.
Solution 3: Set up and Restore the Backup Using Built-in Backup and Restore on Windows 7
The above solution 2 “Creating system image” is helpful for restoring system and boot information while the solution 3 “Backup and Restore files” aims at the personal library and specified files or folders on the partition. In this solution, all data of multiple partitions can be backed up, but the boot information is not included. In brief, the entire operating system will not be restored properly via “Backup and Restore files” function.
Tips: If you want to backup Windows 7 and also hope that the disk space will not be taken up by the backup, you could save the created Windows 7 system image to the external hard drive. Please connect the hard drive to the PC before you perform a system backup of Windows 7.
|Solution to Backup and Restore Windows 7||Files Backup||System Backup||Run Backup on a Schedule||Whether the program supports all versions of Windows 7|
|Use Renee Becca||√||√||√||√|
|Create Image and Restore with Built-in Backup and Restore on Windows 7||√|
|Set up and Restore the Backup Using Built-in Backup and Restore on Windows 7||√||√||√|
As you can see, Renee Becca is a better choice. If you use the built-in Backup and Restore in Windows 7, it’s very complicated because it takes 10 or more steps to perform a backup and recovery for Windows 7. Compared with it, Renee Becca takes only a few steps to backup and restore Windows 7, which will save a lot of time. Besides, Renee Becca also supports all versions of Windows 7.
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