Couldn't you just use the Windows back up prog? Barry ----- Original Message ----- From: Steven Hicks To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Sent: Monday, September 11, 2006 4:58 PM Subject: [access-uk] Disk Imaging software Hello friends, I have just had to re-build my machine and am considering how I can maybe use imaging software to take an image of it. Does anyone know of anything that is accessible that they have tested that i can use to backup an image to my USB laptop drive. It is the restore procedure that I would imagine is tricks, do you need to do it from a boot disk with a hardware screen reader and MS-DOS? Steve.