Windows 10: Backup drive has not enough space

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  1.    08 Oct 2015 #1

    Backup drive has not enough space


    When trying to make an image backup I get"not enough space on drive" although it is a blank drive with 75 GB
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  2.    08 Oct 2015 #2

    How big is the file system you are trying to back up?
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  3.    08 Oct 2015 #3

    I assume the destination disk is formatted with NTFS ?
    When you say blank disk, I also assume it is not just a raw partition ?
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  4.    08 Oct 2015 #4

    It's NTFS.Meanwhile I saw that it wants to save all my partitions.
    I wish only to backup C as my program files are on a separate partition.
    But there is no option :
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  5.    08 Oct 2015 #5

    I thought that Windows 10 system image only creates an image for the entire drive and not for individual partitions?
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  6.    08 Oct 2015 #6

    ddinc said: View Post
    But there is no option :
    Yes, there is. It's called Macrium Reflect Free:
    Macrium Reflect Free


    :-)

    Kanata said: View Post
    I thought that Windows 10 system image only creates an image for the entire drive and not for individual partitions?
    That is what ddinc's problem is. He can't backup just 1 partition with Windows 10 imaging. But Macrium Reflect Free will image individual partitions.
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       08 Oct 2015 #7

    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    Yes, there is. It's called Macrium Reflect Free:
    Macrium Reflect Free


    :-)



    That is what ddinc's problem is. He can't backup just 1 partition with Windows 10 imaging. But Macrium Reflect Free will image individual partitions.
    And compress them, my whole C: drive is 42+GB in use from 512Gb, but my Macrium image is only 21.3GB.
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  8.    08 Oct 2015 #8

    Thanks a lot 👍
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  9.    08 Oct 2015 #9

    Macrium, ToDo Backup Free, Aomei backupper all will accomplish was you want to do (individual partitions)
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