Life is not all roses, and so is computer. When using computer, people may encounter different kinds of problem, either software or hardware. To reduce the losses, preparation is important. For computer, make a backup and create a system repair disc is necessary.
We never know when computer disaster will happen, but it is potential. When we buy a new computer and then install system and applications, it is time to do a full backup. Nowadays, many users have the high security consciousness, that’s why besides Windows built-in backup program, some brand computer manufacture developed their own backup software sold within their machines. But users still look for professional third-party backup tool.
Except full backup, generally backup such as incremental/differential backup, schedule backup are also good habit. However, only backup is not enough. When failure or virus infection comes, it will change your system file or setting, which could make your system unbootable or can’t run normally. then we need repair utilities try to fix system. That means we need to create a system repair disc that can use to repair your system.
Windows 7 is popular today. There is a good news that Windows 7 has a function named “Create a System Repair Disc” wizard, you can burn a CD or DVD that you can boot from when Windows do not works well.
Following are two ways of starting “Create a System Repair Disc” wizard and creating.
Method 1: Start Menu -> All Programs -> Maintenance -> Create a System Repair Disc.
Method 2: Control Panel -> System and Security -> Backup and Restore. In the column on the left, click “Create a system repair disc”.
To use the disc, you have to boot your system from it. First, make sure that your BIOS is configured to boot from the disc.
Another way to create a system repair disc is with the help of AOMEI PE Builder. It is a free bootable media creator that provides a wide variety of utilities for repairing Windows. It supports both Windows PC and Windows Server operating systems: popular Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012. Following is a screenshot of AOMEI PE Builder.
Full name of Windows PE is Windows Preinstallation Environment. With AOMEI PE Builder, the Windows PE bootable media can be a CD/DVD disc, USB flash drive, or ISO image file, you see, AOMEI PE Builder is more convenient than Windows built-in tool. It will help you create a bootable environment based on Windows PE without installing AIK/WAIK, and it integrates a set of tools that enables you to boot up your computer for easy maintenance and fast recovery tasks when the native system is corrupted or cannot be used.
Besides above advantages, AOMEI PE Builder enables you to create a DIY Preinstallation Environment based on Win PE. Except internally installed utilities, AOMEI PE Builder supports you adding more portable tools you like into the bootable media.
It can be installed on both Windows PC and Windows Server operating systems. Compare to Windows 7 built-in tool, it is simpler and more options. It network supported is great, one feature is off-line antivirus, another is maintain system with convenience, because it supports network connection so that you can easily maintain systems of computers which have different hardware. For instance, you can easily backup system to NAS or network shared directory.
Tutorial includes creating process and how to use please visit Help from the left panel.