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What is this ?

When starting a backup with Acronis, in addition to the backup from "C"  I see something called

 

SERVICEV001

 

What is this and should I also back it up?

 

Lenovo 3000 J115/7387A11

 

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Re: What is this ?

hello

 

you are refering to the hidden partition which is present in you hdd

 

did you make recovery cds??if not do make them otherwise you may loose the hidden parition

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Re: What is this ?

I made the recovery CDs as soon as I got the computer.

 

Do I need to back up SERVICEV001?

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Re: What is this ?

no you dont need to do that its just a process that runs when R&R has been initiated
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Re: What is this ?

So if I restore an Acronis image copy without a restore of SERVICEV001, I could no longer run R&R?
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Re: What is this ?

you can use acronis it may even backup the service partition as well...however in the eventuality that you start using a new hdd the restore cd's will come handy in creating the service partition
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