Dell datasafe not updating
Just for info for those that have a Dell with all the Dell software still installed The Backup & Recovery software has been updated and it has updated the recovery partitions for Windows 10 I have no blank media at the moment to test, but you can now create recovery disks for Windows 10 along with any other backups you may have created for while updating Just for info for those that have a Dell with all the Dell software still installed The Backup & Recovery software has been updated and it has updated the recovery partitions for Windows 10 I have no blank media at the moment to test, but you can now create recovery disks for Windows 10 along with any other backups you may have created for while updating Are you able to verify that the recovery partitions created by the new version of Dell Backup & Recovery are in fact for Windows 10?
I did a fresh install of Windows 10 using the ISO from Microsoft, and installed Backup & Recovery and I noticed it create the recovery partitions.
Computer Type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell Inspiron 15 7548 OS Windows 10 Home RTM + Insider CPU i7-5500U Memory 16 GB Graphics Card Intel HD Graphics 5500 On Board Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 Sorry, just noticed your system spec says Win 8.1.
Mine came win Win 8.1 2 months ago and I created the DBAR recovery media on a USB drive (one flash and one on an external).
Dell Data Safe Local Backup is a safe, simple and reliable backup and recovery solution that can protect your system (OS, applications, drivers, settings) and data (music, photos, videos, documents and other important files) from data loss.
Haven't tested restore yet but may get a chance soon if no one else does and reports back.
During the clean install I just totally deleted all partitions from the SSD and, after successfully clean installing and activating Win 10, I imaged the entire disk with Macrium and did a full system backup with the "Windows 7" backup tool in Win10's control panel. Then I tried installation media creation tool for win 10. G'day lads, I just just recently purchased a laptop with Windows 8.1 as below: Buy ASUS 15.6" F550DP-XX178H W8 Notebook | Read Reviews | Dick Smith Online Shopping System Spec Computer type: Laptop System Manufacturer/Model...
Yes, I would have felt warmer and fuzzier if I still had an intact and functional Dell factory restore partition, especially if it had actually "updated" it to a "Win 10 factory restore DBAR partition", but I've got enough disk images (and have test restored them) such that I'm OK just recovering the 7-8 GB and moving on.