If user have a define custom key and would like to use the Smart Recovery function in the future, then he should disabled encryption key in the Advanced options of the project.
To create a HDD Image backup set, you need to open Xopero and run the Backup set, wizard by clicking on New backup set button in My backup sets tab.
In the What you want to backup? field, you need to choose Advanced copy and then HDD image from the dropdown list. Name this backup set.
HDD image backup
Bare-Metal Backup option will allow you to restore all backup data to another computer using only pendrive or you can also restore your backup as a virtual machine in Smart Recovery function.
Partition Backup makes image of one or more partitions and it lets you recover it all.
To create HDD image backup set, choose the type of backup and then decide, which disk/partitions will be included in it.
HDD Image Backup is available for Windows 7 systems and higher. In the current version of application only full system image will be always executed
Performing HDD Image backup start from preparing data to send in initialization process. At this time VSC shutter is created, it ensures consistency of data, which is copied from hard disk in backup process.
Backup project can be started manually by user or automatically, according to defined schedule.