Disk Clone - Backup Instructions

Follow the below steps to create disk image backup.



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Drive and System Image Backup

To create drive image,
  1. Download and install IDrive on your computer.
  2. Sign in to your IDrive account with Username and Password.

    Note: If you have set a private encryption key for your account, then provide the private key.

  3. Click the 'Clone/Computer Backup' button on the LHS.
  4. The 'Clone/Computer Backup' screen appears. Click 'Disk Clone'.
  5. In the 'Drive Image Backup' tab and select the 'Local Backup + Cloud Backup' or 'Local Backup’ radio button.

  6. Note: For local backups, you can choose to store the local backup with or without encryption.


  7. Select ‘Source drive’ for backup.
  8. Choose a local drive from the ‘Temporary local backup destination’ drop-down.
  9. If you have selected ‘Local Backup’, select a ‘Target destination drive’.
  10. Click 'Schedule Now'. The 'Schedule Backup' screen appears.
  11. Create a schedule for performing regular drive image backups and click 'Save Changes'.
To create system image,
  1. Download and install IDrive on your computer.
  2. Sign in to your IDrive account with Username and Password.

    Note: If you have set a private encryption key for your account, then provide the private key.

  3. Click the 'Clone/Computer Backup' button on the LHS.
  4. The 'Clone/Computer Backup' screen appears. Click 'Disk Clone'.
  5. Go to the 'System Image Backup' tab and select the 'Local Backup + Cloud Backup' or 'Local Backup' radio button.
  6. Note: For local backups, you can choose to store the local backup with or without encryption



  7. Select ‘Source drive’ for backup.
  8. Choose a local drive/network computer from the ‘Temporary local backup destination’ drop-down.
  9. If you have selected ‘Local Backup’, select a ‘Target destination drive’.
  10. Click 'Schedule Now'. The 'Schedule Backup' screen appears.
  11. Create a schedule for performing regular system image backups and click 'Save Changes'.
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