Differential backup of disk image?

Discussion in 'Paragon Drive Backup Product Line' started by Piko71, Apr 19, 2010.

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  1. Piko71
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    Piko71 Registered Member

    I did the disk image with Paragon Drive Backup from the USB stick.
    Then I booted in Windows XP and verified image with Paragon Drive Backup 9.0 Personal OK.

    In the next step I start up Differential Backup Wizard and it shows in the Archive Content my disk image. When I click Next it shows error message: The Wizard did not find any objects that can be used to make a differential backup.

    Is it impossible to make differential backup of disk image or I do something wrong?
  2. SIW2
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    It seems not to recognize the original ( base) archive as relating to the same partition you are trying to make a differential of.

    Have you changed the partitions in any way?
  3. Paragon_Tommy
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    Paragon_Tommy Paragon Moderator

    Like SIW2 mentioned, Paragon's not recognizing the current disk and the archive as compatible images. Couple of things might've cause this: the partition tables were changed or your disks are encrypted.
  4. Piko71
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    Piko71 Registered Member

    Well, I didn't changed the partition, but I wonder if we talk the same thing.
    I made the image of the disc with only one partition on it.
    It is the disk with Windows XP on it so I did the image from the recovery USB memory.
    I tried to do differential backup after I booted from the disk I did the image of. I started Disk Backup v.9 from the very same disc.

    Should it be possible?
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