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- What good are image backups if I can’t restore an old backup to my new machine? - Image backups are excellent protection against almost all forms of data loss. They're not really intended to make transferring to a new computer easier, though in rare circumstances they can come in handy for that too.
- Should I back up if my machine is infected? -
If you believe you've been hacked, you will want to protect and preserve your data right away. First, make sure exactly what has been hacked.
- Backing Up a Machine that Won’t Boot - The rescue or emergency disk provided by many backup programs is useful for more than most people realize.
- How do I restore my backup to a new machine? - More than likely, you will want to keep the new operating system on your new machine. All that you need from your image backup is the data that has luckily been preserved.