Windows 10 – How To Back Up & Restore An System Image File

Re-Blogged From PC Magazine

Windows 10“Has your Windows 10 environment ever become so hosed that it was unusable? A special backup feature from Microsoft could rescue you should you ever find yourself in that predicament.

Known as System Image Backup, the feature creates an entire image file of Windows 10 rather than just select folders and files, like File History. This way if Windows ever gets corrupted, crashes, ...

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How To Access Windows 10 Safe Mode

Safe ModeJust as in Windows 8, 8.1, the older way to access windows “F8” safe mode on Windows 10 is still disabled by default. With a simple command entry you can enable the old style “F8” boot entry key.

The recovery repair environment in windows 8, 8.1 and 10 actually provides you with additional repair & recovery features. The trouble is, accessing these features on a ...

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Windows 10 Activation Explained

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iDrive Automatic Backup“Windows activation is alive and well in Windows 10. Microsoft doesn’t like to talk about the inner workings of its anti-piracy software, but it’s clear from testing that Windows 10 included a major change in the way activation works.”
Windows 10 activation status for a device is stored online. After you successfully upgraded first, and activate Windows 10 for ...

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Elan Touchpad Not Working On Windows 10 – Solved

iDrive Automatic BackupHad a customers Toshiba Satelillte Radius laptop here few days ago, along with a few other problems she was having the laptops touch pad was not working at all. Customer had purchased this laptop 4 weeks prior, brand new basically. Had Windows 8.1, customer stated it “updated to Windows 10 automatically about 2 weeks prior. Customer lost the touch pad completely 4 days prior ...

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