How to backup & restore Microsoft windows 10

Backup and Restore is a component of Microsoft Windows introduced in Windows Vista and included in later versions that allow users to create backups & restore from backups created earlier. It is a replacement of NTBackup, which was included in previous Windows versions. In this tutorial, we are learning to backup and restore windows 10. This guide includes 4 steps

1.Backup windows.
2.To make a system image.
3.Create a restore point.
4.Restore.

 

1.Backup windows.

To backup, Select the Start  Window button, then select Control Panel > System and Maintenance > Backup and Restore.

Do one of the following:
If you’ve never used Windows Backup before, or recently upgraded your version of Windows, select Set up backup, and then follow the steps in the wizard.
If you’ve created a backup before, you can wait for your regularly scheduled backup to occur, or you can manually create a new backup by selecting Backup now.
If you’ve created a backup before, but want to make a new, full backup rather than updating the old one, select Create new, full backup, and then follow the steps in the wizard.

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Backup and restore windows 10

 

Select where you want to save your backup.

Backup and restore windows 10

 

Review backup setting, What and where you want to backup.

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Windows will start backup your files.

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2.To make a system image.

System images contain all of the info on your PC at a particular state

Right-click the Start window button, then select Control Panel > System and Maintenance > Backup and Restore.
In the left pane, choose to Create a system image, and then follow the steps in the wizard. Administrator permission required If you’re prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.

 

3.Create a restore point.

You can use a restore point to restore your computer’s system files to an earlier point in time. Restore points are automatically created each week by System Restore and when your PC detects change, like when you install an app or driver.

Right-click the Start button, then select Control Panel > System and Maintenance > System.
In the left pane, select System protection.
Select the System Protection tab, and then select Create.
In the System Protection dialog box, type a description, and then select Create.

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4.Restore.

Right-click the Start button, then select Control Panel > System and Maintenance > Backup and Restore.
Do one of the following:
To restore your files, choose Restore my files.
To restore the files of all users, choose Restore all users’ files.

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Anwar Yakkiparamban

Anwar Yakkiparamban is the founder of Lauyou Learning. Prior to Lauyou learning, Anwar worked at ARD Engineering & Development, Qatar. He holds bachelor degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Govt. Engineering College Idukki.

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