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backup image software (free?)

Posted on 2010-08-31
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a person left the company. I would like to back up an image of the person's workstation to the network before re-assigning to a new user. what kind of software can i do this with. is freeware available to do this with that is easily configurable and won't drive me wacko figuring it out? the operating system is win xp pro backing up to a win server 2003 ent.
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SelfImage is a great free tool for this.
 
http://majorgeeks.com/SelfImage_d5588.html 
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Clonezilla meets your requirements.

 http://www.clonezilla.org/

I would create a Clonezilla Live CD

A step by step guide how to use Live:  http://www.clonezilla.org/clonezilla-live/doc/


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Here is a collection of free backup software:
http://www.thefreecountry.com/utilities/backupandimage.shtml
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by:DrDamnit
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As rnicolaus said... Clonezilla. It's basically free Symantec Ghost.
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thanks everyone. problem solved.
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