Windows 7

Working with System Image Backups in Windows 7

with 7 Comments by Daniel Petri

Windows 7’s Backup and Restore tool allows you to backup and restore individual files, groups of files, or all of the files that you have backed up. One possible use for it is when something goes terribly wrong with your operating system, causing you to have to either format and re-install, or use the System Image backup you created. In this article, MVP Daniel Petri will show you how to successfully restore your Windows 7 computer to working status.

Windows 7 Backup & Restore – What it should have been in Vista!

with 3 Comments by Daniel Petri

In Windows Vista, the Backup Status and Configuration tool was the place where one could (at least try to) backup pictures, music, media and documents on their computer. However, as many users found, it just didn't allow for some key configuration options. In Windows 7 this has changed, and it seems quite likely that we’ll finally get a good backup tool. In this article, MVP Daniel Petri takes you inside Windows 7 Backup & Restore .

New Taskbar Features in Windows 7

with 2 Comments by Daniel Petri

Windows 7 (currently in beta) has a bunch of cool new capabilities that might come in handy for a lot of users. Some good, some bad, some a welcome change, others are a thing to get used to, in this article, MVP Daniel Petri will walk you through some of the new features found in the Windows 7 taskbar.