Would Someone Confirm My Plan Will Work?
I'm new to using this software and to imaging harddrives. Please tell me if what I'm planning to do below is likely to work and what I need to be aware of.
We have four computers, all running on Windows 10.
I bought a 4 TB external harddrive to be used exclusively to store image files of all four computers, to be used if any one of the computer's hard drives should fail, in which case I would purchase a new harddrive of equal or larger size, install it in the computer, and restore that computer's image onto the new harddrive.
The harddrive info on the four computers is:
Capacity Used Remaining
Computer 1: 1,810 GB 441 GB 1,380 GB
Computer 2: 1,810 GB 247 GB 1,560 GB
Computer 3: 568 GB 238 GB 330 GB
Computer 4: 911 GB 177 GB 733 GB
Totals: 5,099 GB 1,103 GB 4,003 GB
None of the computers is partitioned. All have only C: drives.
Based on what I've read so far, my plan is to use Disk Backup to create each image file. As I say above, I plan to store them all on a single external harddrive dedicated to this purpose alone.
Does my plan appear to be workable? What pitfalls, if any, do I need to be aware of?