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Whats the best alternative to Ghost for NT 4.0

Have an NT 4.0 Box that has a hard drive failing.  System CANNOT be upgraded due to legacy software.  I want to replace the hardware, but need to "Ghost" an image of the PC.  Norton is great, but does not support NT with the latest version.  Suggestions appreciated.
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This suggestion may be slow but will give you the backup that you wanted. Get a copy of LapLink and connect the PC's via a cross over cable or even an parrallel cable. LapLink is easy and sets one as the master and one as the slave and clones the drive.

I have used this in last solution scenario's before hope it helps here.

Dave Jr
andyalderSaggar makers bottom knockerCommented:
Ghost 2003 does support NT4, the restriction is on what you run the Ghost server on, not on what file system you are ghosting. I don't think there is a Ghost client for NT4 but that's more for live backup rather than cloning.
www.powerquest.com/sabu/ghost/ghost_personal/sys_req.html - says all NTFS, also doesn't list Linux as a supported platform but it can ghost Linux EXT2/3.

That also applies to Ghost corp edition if it's server, check with symantec's freephone presales number at www.symantec.com/techsupp/enterprise/custserv/contact_cs_online.html

Assuming it is NT4 server you could also clone it by adding the new disk as a mirror, then remove the old one and swap the IDs.
I used to use ghost, the version I had didnt support Windows XP NTFS I was using. So I tried Acronis TrueImage 7 and thought it was much easier to use (do not know what the compression rates are compared to ghost). It says that supports NT 4 so you might want to try it. Website:
Ghost should support NT4. It may just not be possible to install it on a NT machine, but you can make a boot diskette set of ghost on another machine and then boot your nt4 server with it. Now you should be a able to ghost your server. Acronis is also a good software, I believe you can download a trial version.

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