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Norton Ghost 2001 Sunday, December 31, 2000
What if, one fine morning you discover that your machine has crashed due to the file system getting corrupt? Even if you had a backup of your data, itíd take quite some time to restore everything to normal. Youíd have to install the operating system, all applications, and your personal preferences before you even get to the data. Norton Ghost 2001 is a solution to these problems. The software works with Win 9x, NT, and 2000. It helps you clone your hard drive and restore it easily.
Norton Ghost 2001
|PC Cloning and imaging SW.
Features: Supports Linux EXT2, FAT16, FAT32, and NTFS file systems; hard drive cloning; disk/partition image creation; compression on the fly.
Pros: Easy to deploy; incremental updates of data.
The software dumps all your hard disk data into an image file, which can either be stored on a local partition, a network drive or burnt on to a CD. The main application or the Norton Ghost Executable has to be run from a boot disk, which can be created using the Ghost Boot Wizard. You can then run the program from DOS and create or restore any hard drive image.
Apart from this, the product also has various other utilities. You wouldnít want to keep creating an image every time you made changes to your system. Thatís why, thereís the Ghost Explorer for updating your systemís ghost image with the latest file changes. The application looks similar to Windows Explorer and supports drag-n-drop. Another utility called G Disk is a DOS application, which lets you do command-line partitioning and formatting. It also gives better partition information report than Fdisk and you can also hide or unhide partitions. So you can create a separate hidden partition on your hard disk and dump the ghost image there; safe from prying eyes and accidental deletion possibilities.
ITS Ghost Disk Imaging Software
Gates Foundation Document "Norton Ghost 6.0 Instructions"
Soulmaniacs - Ghost Tutorial
Making a Ghost Image
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Computing.Net - Burning Norton ghost image
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