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Can yuo backup windows also? If the harddrive fries, I get a new one, I plug in the backup and windows will come back to me? how does that work?
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You need a program such as one from Acronis, Norton Ghost, Partition Manager, Partition Magic
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When Windows Home Server comes out, it will do automatic nightly backups that you could throw onto a new HDD and it will run perfectly.
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ok, So If my harddrive fails and I get a new one. When I load windows on it, I will use the same key to activate it. Will this work or will it tell me that the key is invalid?
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Should work fine. You might have to call them up to get an activation code though.
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You should check this page out. It has several freeware programs that can accomplish what your looking for.

http://www.terabyteunlimited.com/utilities.html
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