Create a system image in Windows 7

Windows 7 allows you to create a system image of your hard disk. In case of a disaster like virus attack or hard disk failure, you can use this image to restore your system back to as it was – all the programs, documents and settings restored. You can create this system image on a hard disk, a DVD disk or a network location (on ethernet). This is how you can create a system image in Windows 7.

    How to restore your computer from a system image ?

    If you can login to Windows 7, then the best method is to use control panel.

    1. Click on Advanced recovery methods

    If you cannot boot into Windows, then you will have to use Windows 7 DVD or recovery disk. Boot from the Windows 7 DVD or the recovery disk. Click Repair your computer. Select a recovery option, and then click Next.