By Ivy / Last update December 27, 2021

Need the Best Software for One Click Backup

"I know Lenovo computer comes along with a factory image, but I don't want to rest my computer to the factory default settings when it runs into trouble. So, is there any best software for one click backup including everything I use currently on my computer? Thanks you guys."

As you say, Lenovo has a factory image, and I will make a few additions, you need to use it one key recovery software - Lenovo OneKey Recovery to do this task. And this software allows you to use it to do one click backup that will include your data and programs on your computer. Besides, other brandy computers also provide such software, Backtracker for Asus, for example. 

Of course, for users who have computers with different brands, you may want to use one for all of them. Thus, you can manage them easily and flexibly. Usually, such software provides more useful features than a built-in tool, automatic backup, for example. Then, please keep reading below to learn how to create one click backup with these software.

Method 1: Create One Key Backup by Lenovo Onekey Recovery

For Lenovo users, you can do one click backup under the help of built-in Lenovo Onekey Recovery. It contains a factory image and allows you to do a customized system backup and then you can choose to factory reset Lenovo desktop or restore from a created backup at an earlier date. Learn more about Lenovo OneKey Recovery.

Then, follow the steps below.

Step 1. Open Lenovo Onekey Recovery. You have 4 ways in the following.

  • If you have installed it and created a shortcut on your desktop, just double-click its icon in Windows.
  • Or, "Start"->"All programs" -> "Lenovo" -> "Lenovo OneKey Recovery" to open it.
  • Or, just press Novo Button in Windows, usually on the upper left corner of the Top nearby the Power button, to enter it.
  • If you have not powered on the machine yet, you can directly get to Lenovo Onekey Recovery also by pressing Novo Button at startup.

Lenovo Ideapad U310 Touch Onekey Recovery

Step 2. Choose “System Backup” to do one key recovery backup.

Step 3. Select backup destination to store the one click backup on Windows 10. 

Lenovo Onekey Recovery 8.0 Select System Backup Destination

Step 4. Confirm the one key backup and click“Start” to backup your Lenovo. Wait until it finishes.

Method 2: Perform One Click System Backup with Asus Backtracker

Like Lenovo, Asus also provides users a smilar software to create one-click backup. It requires USB flash drive no small than 16GB and you need to download Backtracker and install it first. Note that this software only works for Asus notebook preloaded with Windows 8 or 8.1. And it only back up the Asus recovery partition, not including the default programs, music, movies and personal files.

Step 1. Open Backtracker and click “Get Started”.

Asus Backtracker

Step 2. Click Start under the back up the factory recovery image.

Asus Backtracker Backup Factory Recovery Image Start

Step 3. Select your USB flash drive as destination to save system image files.

Asus Backtracker Select USB

Step 4. Pay attention to the notices and click "Start" to do 1 click backup. Wait until it finishes and exit.

Asus Backtracker Backup Factory Recovery Image Warn

Method 3: Execute One Click System Backup with AOMEI Onekey Recovery

Except for above software, you can still seek help from machine snap-in one key backup function, like Dell, HP, Acer, Sony, Toshiba, Samsung, etc. But if you want to backup system automatically (eg: daily, weekly, monthly) or you have different brands of computers, try best software for one click backup - AOMEI OneKey Recovery.

And you can compress the backup image to reduce the backup size as much as possible. Besides, you can encrypt it to avoid any unwanted access or modification. After it completes, you can set recovery key (F11 or A) or boot menu to access this software quickly at the next startup.

Thus, if you don't want to lose any data or factory reset to default settings, download this software and protect everything on the computer. Then, follow the steps below.

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Step 1. In its main interface, select “OneKey System Backup”.

OKR Backup

Step 2. Select “Backup system to AOMEI OneKey Recovery Partition” if you want a safer way. It will create a recovery partition but not specify drive leter and store the system image in it.  

Backup system to AOMEI OneKey Recovery Partition

Here, you can set many useful features to make this task more flexible. For example, to compress or encrypt system image with Backup Options on the bottom.

Set Backup Options

Also, you can use its Scheduler to keep changes from factory default to the present or between the previous backup and the next one. Daily, Weekly, Monthly are supported. 

Daily Backup

Tip: you can also use "Backup system to other location" if you don't want the backup image occupy too much your disk space, Lenovo OneKey Recovery to new hard drive, for example.

Step 3. Select a partition from system disk to create AOMEI OneKey Recovery Partition on. Then, click  “Start Backup” and wait for it finishes.

Select Partition

Tip: the greyed out partitions are unavailable for there is not enough space to make recovery partition.


All three ways above can help you one key backup system easily. However, the first two are limited to its own brand computers. And the second only works for Asus Notebook in Windows 8/8.1 and it just backup recovery partition on it. 

While the last one is almighty. It supports all brands of computer and all Windows system (all editions). And it allows you to backup system, program, data, etc on the system partition continously via Daily, Weekly, Monthly Scheduler. Also, you can compress or encrypt the backup image if needed. To protect unlimited PCs, please try its Technician or Customization.