By AOMEI / Last Updated October 18, 2018

Why Need to Backup Hard Disk?

Because we are accustomed to using an operating system, such as Windows 7, most of us may wonder can we transfer the operating system that is being used to a different hardware when we decide to buy a new computer to replace the old one. Many users think it is easy, and it just needs to reinstall the OS on the new computer. Is it really that simple? The answer is obviously negative.

Reinstalling OS and some other computer programs is a tedious and time-consuming task; no one wants to do it if there is a method that can make the process simply. Does this magic method really exist? Yes, it does exist. You can find a hardware indelendent imaging software to image your hard drive.The following paragraphs are going to introduce it at length, please read on.

AOMEI Backupper, as a professional backup software and disk clone software, can backup hard disks and partitions. It also can restore partitions or disks through image files, clone disks and partitions inspect and browse image, create a bootable CD/DVD.

Hard Disk Image Backup

As for the above question, we can backup the whole disk if we want to transfer all the data on the disk. If we just want to transfer the operating system, we just need to backup system partition. Users can choose an appropriate way according to their needs, and then create a bootable CD/DVD, which can help restore system partition and hard disk. The following picture is the screenshot of the main interface of AOMEI Backupper:

Main Interface

In our daily use of computer, we need to backup all the data on the hard disk in case of system crash, data loss, bootable failure and virus infection. When we want to change or upgrade our hard disk, hard disk image backup is also especially useful. Therefore, Data Backuper is really a useful assistance for us. Download here!