Chapter 8. System Recovery and Diagnostic Tricks


Backup and Restore Center

Computers die. It’s true. They overheat; they get old and run down. A lightning strike creeps up the wires into your box. They call them terminals for a reason. It’s because their lifespan is terminal (okay, not really, but you take my point). The difference with a computer is that you have the ability to back up your data, settings, and preferences and restore them to the same machine with new hardware or ...

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