Thursday, 25 September 2008

Tutorial Step By Step Make Image Ghost

Here I use a Hiren's Boot Cd.
All in one software for maintenance your system.It FREE!!
Download Hiren's Boot Cd here
Then Burn ISO file to cd.
Boot the disc and choose
Clone tools>Norton Ghost>Ghost Normal.

Step 1

Click Local > Partition > To Image

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Step 2

Choose your hard drive.
If you have 2 hard drive will appear drive 1 and drive 2.
Here have 1 hard drive,so will appear drive 1 only.

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Step 3

Then will appear all your partition in hard drive.
Choose 1 partition where you want backup.
Here I backup 1.Primary Partition ( Windows )
click OK.

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Step 4

Choose where you want save the image file.

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Step 5

Write your file name.
Recommended use partition name and date.
exp: PRIMARY25092008
Click SAVE.

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Step 6

Example file name PRIMARY25092008
*Don't change the extension for this file name.

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Step 7

Popup comfirmation for created image process.
Just clicks YES

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Step 8

Process created image file for Norton Ghost
Wait and see.

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Step 9

After all process finish.
Will apear this popup.
Click continue and exit this program.

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Step 10

Reboot your PC and
login in your windows and check your image file where you save.
for more safety you can burn this image file into cd-rom.

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FINISH...IT'S EASY !!! :-)



Tuesday, 23 September 2008

How To Create Backup File

Backing up data has become golden rule in the computer world. You need to backup data once in a day to avoid panics at the time of data loss.(Backup Computer Systems) Data backups, hard drive backups, email backups prove beneficial when you lose some important data. In such case you can trust the backed up data!

How to create backup of your data:

You might have heard many people saying about backing up data but might not know how to create backups of your data. You can create backup by following simple steps without any added backup software to your computer system.

1. Click Start

2. Select All Programs Accessories System Tools Backup

3. Backup and Restore Wizard window will be displayed.

4. Click Next. The following window will ask the operation you want to perform.

5. Select Back up files and settings option if you want to create backups of your data or select Restore files and settings option, if you want to restore any backup.(Backup Computer Systems)

6. Click Next.

7. What to Back up screen will be displayed. Here you can select what files you want to backup. The backup system allows you to backup:

My documents and settings: Create backup of My documents folder, Favorites, Desktop items and cookies

Everyone’s documents and settings: Create backup of every user’s My Documents folder, their favorites, Desktop items and cookies

All information on this computer: Create backup of entire data of the computer system. It also creates a system recovery disk which proves helpful while restoring Windows in the case of major failure.

Let me choose what to backup: Create backup of your desired files and folders.

Select the appropriate option and click Next. The next screen is displayed according to the selected option. We had selected Let me choose what to backup in the previous screen. The window to select files and folders form your computer system will be displayed.

8. Select the files and folders and click Next. The window to select saving destination of the files which are being backed up will be displayed.

9. Select any location to save backup of your files and click Next. The finishing window of the backup process will be displayed.

10. Click Finish to complete the backup process. You can also specify advanced backup options by clicking the
Advanced… button. You can choose the type of backup which you want to create: Normal, Copy, Incremental, Differential and Daily.

11. Select the type of backup you want to create and click Next. The wizard will now start creating backup of the files and folders.

The Backup Progress window will appear with backup statistics. Backup of the files and folders on your computer system or on network has been created and now your data is safe and saves you from facing data loss situations.(Backup Computer Systems)

Why Backup ( Backup Computer Systems )

Data security is a serious issue that should not be treated with levity. Most organization in this age rely heavily on management information systems to process and store data.

Such data are vital to the smooth running of the organization. Examples of data usage in organization are; marketing decisions, such as customer preference, data showing weak sales e.t.c

Due to the important role data and information play in the success of an organization its security must be a priority.(Top Backup Software Computer System)

The Need For Data Backup

Data backup is a data security tool. The constant availability of data without backup cannot be guaranteed.

Why We Need To Backup Our Data

Computer systems are subject to failures or accidents. Such failures and accidents affect the availability of data.(Top Backup Software Computer System)

Fortune 500 companies, with large volumes of data depend on these data for per second decision making cannot afford a downtime of 5 minutes which result into losses running into millions of Dollars.

The Following Could happen To Your Computer System

  • Hard disk could crash.
  • Computer processor could develop serious faults.
  • There could be a serious virus attack.
  • Accidents such as a burst in the water pipe, which could lead to water flooding the office and destroying computer systems.
  • Natural disasters such as earthquakes, hurricane e.t.c.
  • Human mistake, such as spilling tea or water over a computer system, accidental formatting of the hard drive, accidental data change e.t.c.
  • Theft of the computer system.
  • Software could get corrupt, such cases have happened before where saved Microsoft Word document was lost without a trace.(Top Backup Software Computer System)

Where To Store Your Data Backup

The location of where to store your data backup is another serious issue.

Why backup your data and store such backup in the same location with your management information systems. The purpose of the data backup is defeated.

Tips On Where To Locate Your Data Backup

  • Make sure your backup data is not located in a disaster prune area. Disasters such as earthquake, flood, hurricane e.t.c.(Top Backup Software Computer System)
  • Make such you have two copies of your backup data.
  • Ensure backup data is stored in a secure place.