Backup image of hard drive
When you're required to create a backup of the entire hard drive, a convenient solution would be to create an image of your hard drive, i.e., direct copy kg the entire drive, compressed into a single file. You'll have to install a program, which creates images. One such program is the Drivelmage XML, it can be downloaded from www.runtime.org/driveimage-xml.htm and install it on a drive separate from the one that n needs to be copied. Select the drive to be copied and the destination of the images click on finish. Your image will be created in anytime between half an hour to several hours.