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32bit RMB disc for Vista

wolverine10 asked
Last Modified: 2017-03-11
Am using Paragon 2014 Free Backup and Restore to burn a RMB disc for a 32bit Vista system but can't uncheck the box next to USE  ADK/WAIK  in order to do so.  It tells me at the end that I need to download that ADK program from MS in order to complete the process but I do not want to do that.  Is there some easier way to do a recovery disc as I do in my 64bit systems in this one?  

I am asking this for a friend who will be doing a Windows 7 upgrade soon on his Vista system and he wants a backup of his system on a external hard drive in case something goes wrong and needs the RMB disc to access that drive.  Thanks for any help you can give me.
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David Johnson, CDSimple Geek from the '70s
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it does need the windows pe to create the disk, so you do need to download and install the windows pe components from WAIK
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Thank you both for your answers but my friend doesn't want to download the pe components so I will tell him about going with a different backup program.
John TsioumprisIT Supervisor
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Aomei till now has never failed me and has tons of features.


I just downloaded AOMEI Backupper and what a nice program, do  like all the features it has.   This program will make it easy for him to do his backup and create/burn his bootable media.  Thank you so much for telling me about this really nice program.  Truly appreciate it as I know he will also......

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