By Bryce / Last Updated April 24, 2019

Why not backup Asus laptop before data get lost?

It is well-known that there are chances that you will face various events like hardware failure, operating system crash, accidental file deletion and etc. Then, you may suffer from disrupting data loss. In such condition, it is highly recommended to backup necessary data stored on Asus laptop in advance. Thus, you can restore hard drive image file if there is any issue happens. Apart from data protection, it is very helpful to backup and restore hard drive in laptop disk upgrading.

Free but powerful backup software for Windows

To backup Asus, HP, Lenovo or other laptops, it is a great decision to employ a professional and reliable backup tool like AOMEI Backupper Standard. It is especially designed for Windows operating system and can work Windows 10/8/7, XP and Vista. It supports full backup, incremental backup and differential backup and allows you to backup laptop to external hard drive, NAS or network share. It permits you to password encrypt backup images, preventing unauthorized access; enables you to compress backup image, saving storage space. You can experience advanced functions like universal restore, real-time sync and so on, if you upgrade AOMEI Backuppper Standard to Professional version.

Backup Asus laptop hard drive within few steps

Now, download AOMEI Backupper Standard and have a closer look at how it works (Take backing up Asus laptop entire hard drive to external hard drive in Windows 10 as an example).

Step 1. Connect an external hard drive to your Asus laptop and make sure it can be recognized by Windows OS. Install and open AOMEI Backupper Standard.

Step 2. In the main interface, click Backup and Disk Bakcup.

Disk Backup

Step 3. On this page, choose Asus laptop system hard drive as source disk.

Choose Source Disk

Step 4. Choose the external drive as the path to save backup image.

Save Path

Step 5. Here you can make personal adjusts.

Start Backup

Click Backup options, you can encrypt, compress and split backup image.

Click Schedule, you can backup laptop hard drive daily, weekly, monthly, event-trigger or real-time sync (the last two options not available in AOMEI Backupper Standard version, but available in Professional version).

Click Scheme, you can manage backup storage. This option is disabled in AOMEI Standard version, enabled in Professional edtion.

Step 6.After that, click Start Backup to backup Asus laptop hard drive for the first time.


  • If you don’t want to backup entire system hard drive of Asus laptop, you can choose System Backup or Partition Backup.

  • It is available to clone entire system disk and single partition as well via AOMEI Backupper Standard.

Wrap things up

You may consider that your Asus laptop works well and there is no need to backup data placed on it. However, you will not be notified previously it your system is damaged or your hard drive is dead. For important and necessary files, it’s never too early to make a backup.