A decent backup program is essential for any computer user as there is always a chance that you could lose all of your important files one day，whether as a result of disk malfunctions or your mistakenly deleting them. Paragon Backup & Recovery 2013 Free is a complex disaster recovery and system migration solution which offers a rich set of features to satisfy the needs of even the most demanding user.
Based on solid commercial backup and recovery software from Paragon, the new Backup & Recovery 2013 Free Edition allows users to back up image of almost everything from individual partitions, or your hard drive’s Master Boot Record, to the entire hard drive, and at same time recover/restore backup copy again to your drive when necessary. Disk backup to save not only all on-disk information but also the system service structures. It is ideal for making a backup image of an entire hard disk (including GPT-discs) or system partitions to guarantee the operating system’s working capability. Various backup options available, you can plan your regular backup, you can run full, or differential backups, the latter only archive changes since the last full sector-based image, thus considerably saving the backup storage space. Backup files can be saved to local, external or remote drives, or burned to CD, DVD or Blu-ray discs. Also restoring data from backups is easy, you can restore an entire disk, separate partitions or only files you need from the previously created backup image.
Paragon Backup and Recovery also enables you to build a disaster recovery CD or DVD that you can use to restore a backup image of your hard drive, fix boot problems, and perform copy operations, just in case the worst happens and your PC will no longer start. For skilled users, the advanced mode provides you even more options, including the ability to create differential backups of your drive, as well as a useful set of partitioning tools there’s everything you need to create, format, delete, move, resize, hide, unhide, delete and otherwise organise your partitions.
Paragon Backup & Recovery 2013 Free Key Features
Complete and Reliable Backup
- Complete Backup – Create an exact copy of your PC including the operating system, applications, user settings and all data
- Differential Backup – backup only changed data
- Backup Scheduler – plan your regular backup
- Backup Capsule – you can place a backup image to a special secured place on the hard disk called the Backup Capsule and get additional level of security to all archives which it contains
- Any backup destination – including external storages, CD/DVD/Blu-ray discs, network as well as the secured hidden partition (Backup Capsule)
- Automatic data exclusion – automate the process of building up contents of the future backup image, by excluding irrelevant data such as movies, music, etc.
Fast & Easy Recovery
- Complete Restore – restore your computer to an earlier state without losing data and reinstalling and reconfiguring your programs
- Restore an entire disk, separate partitions or only files you need from the previously created backup image
- Restore with Shrink to restore a backup image to a free block of smaller size taking into account only the amount of actual data of the image
- Create a bootable USB Flash drive – recover your PC on demand
- Linux/DOS bootable recovery environments – Our Disk Imaging and Professional Recovery applications are used by millions of satisfied customers worldwide
Basic functions for initializing, partitioning and formatting hard disks (create, format, delete). Instead of the standard Windows disk tools, the program supports all popular file systems
Supported Operating Systems: Windows 8 (32/64-bit), Windows 7 (32/64-bit), Windows Vista (32/64-bit), Windows XP Professional SP2 (32/64-bit), Windows XP Home SP2, Windows 2000 Professional SP4.
Download Paragon Backup & Recovery 2013 Free
Download Paragon Backup & Recovery 2013 Free: br_free.msi [102 MB]. The program requires free registering before you’ll be able to receive the product key and serial number necessary to get it running. Just click the Registration button during installation and fill all the required information, and you’ll be sent the license details (product key and serial number) via email within a few moments. Alternative, you may use this direct link to open registration page.
For more powerfull features like recover your system on different hardware, backup to and restore from ftp, WinPE based Recovery Media, File based, cyclic and synthetic backups, you will have to Upgrade to Backup & Recovery 12 Home which is Price at $39.95. Check out this link to compare the free and paid Editions.
Good for regular sector backup, as it only archives changes since the last full sector-based image, and save considerable backup storage space