Problem description: I am running Windows Home Server with MBR disk. Unfortunately, a computer virus attacked my computer. As a result, the operating system could not boot. Therefore, I restored the MBR by turning to a professional recovery company. After that, I was suggested to back up the MBR. Therefore, if the MBR was damaged later, I could restore it quite easily. Nevertheless, how to copy MBR from Windows Home Server recovery?
Solution: using partition magic, users can copy MBR quite easily.
As we know, the Master Boot Record (MBR) can tell the computer what to do when it starts. It contains significant information such as partition size and specification. If the MBR is damaged or corrupted, the computer will fail to identify the hard drive and access any data on this hard disk. As a matter of fact, if users back up the MBR in advance, they can easily and timely restore it. Next, let’s see the detailed operating steps to back up Master Boot Record.
Partition magic software can help users to easily back up MBR. And MiniTool Partition Wizard is a good choice for users because it can keep data safe even in case of power outages. Besides, it has powerful functions and simple operations. To back up MBR, users have to download this software from its downloading page at first, and then install it on computer. After that, launch it to open its main interface like this.
The above window is the main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard. At this time, users can see all disks and partitions and information about them. Here, select the system partition and click “Copy Partition” button from Operations group of the action panel to get its operating interface.
In the pop-up window, select the disk and mark the position where users would like to create the copy of the selected partition. And then, click “Next>” button to get the following window.
In this window, users can decide the partition size and specify the location of the selected partition. After that, click “Finish” button to go back to the main interface.
Finally, users need to click “Apply” button on the left to execute all changes to the computer. Thus, all work has been done.
After seeing the introduction, users will know how to copy MBR from Windows Home Server recovery with MiniTool Partition Wizard.