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I know, that's why I said that. One of the requirements the OP stated was to be able to do it though.



Did you read the manual for it?

http://www.paragon-software.com/home...ad_manual.html
Indeed I did.

I want my acronis!!!! I loved how I could make a cloned bootable copy of my main drive and still access it to read write to it
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I haven't worked with a SB system so I don't know, but isn't MBR still supported?

Acronis will more than likely have the lower cost and/or free versions that work with GPT later this year. I can't imagine them not.
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I haven't worked with a SB system so I don't know, but isn't MBR still supported?

Acronis will more than likely have the lower cost and/or free versions that work with GPT later this year. I can't imagine them not.
gpt is a uefi thing to get rid of limitions so Id rather use it. And they do support it just not in the free versions.

paragon backs up but doesnt make a browseable backup just an archived backup. Im really wanting a browseable backup like acronis did for me. Any suggestions on how to do that? I can drop the weekly backup requirement if necessary.
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Not at the moment. I'll see what I can find though.
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post #15 of 18
so does this mean paragon is quite comparable to Norton Ghost? I used to own it myself and been wanting a free program for such. Srry for thread jacking but figured be a waste of making another thread

Plus i thought GPT was only beneficial if you where using a drive bigger then 2.1tb as a boot drive?

It does you just have to buy it, it says so here http://www.paragon-software.com/home...omparison.html must have home or the suite to get volume explorer.
Edited by terraprime - 1/21/11 at 11:09pm
 
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post #16 of 18
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so does this mean paragon is quite comparable to Norton Ghost? I used to own it myself and been wanting a free program for such. Srry for thread jacking but figured be a waste of making another thread

Plus i thought GPT was only beneficial if you where using a drive bigger then 2.1tb as a boot drive?
I belive you are right about gpt but my os is already installed on a gpt (did it auto cuz of uefi I believe). That being said I cant change it to mbr without a clean install which I dont want to do. Paragon works well except that I cant figure out how to explore the drive so that I can look through the individual files which acronis could do. I could pop the drive in any comp and browse it through windows explorer. That is the real feature i want I cant get.
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It does you just have to buy it, it says so here http://www.paragon-software.com/home...omparison.html must have home or the suite to get volume explorer. And it is only $29.95 and 49.95 for premium, which is a nice price i do say so myself.
 
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post #18 of 18
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so I got acronis and it wont even clone my drive since its a guid LOL it will only back it up.
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