1.    17 Jul 2017 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 184
    Windows 10

    Boot into Macrium?


    I installed Macrium Reflect so that I can have complete backup images of my new desktop.

    I noticed that upon reboot I'm offered a dual-boot: Windows, as expected. And Macrium as an alternate.

    So what happens if I choose Macrium?
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  2.    17 Jul 2017 #2
    Join Date : Apr 2016
    Manchester, U.K.
    Posts : 549
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit

    It will boot into the Macrium recovery console so you can restore an image.
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  3.    17 Jul 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 9,390
    Windows 10 Pro

    However, in addition to adding the boot menu item for booting into Macrium Reflect, you should also create a Macrium recovery USB flash drive. If you hard drive fails and needs to be replaced, you will boot into the Macrium recovery USB flash drive and use that to recover the backup image to the new hard drive or SSD.
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  4.    18 Jul 2017 #4
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 184
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Thanks. I'm burning the recovery disk now.
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