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01-15-2012

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How long should i wait for a system restore local partition?

2012-01-17, 0:06 AM

I am restoring my M55 8811 to the last back up.  It did a bunch of stuff, seemed to reboot to continue and is now just a black screen with a white pointer (mouse works) for the last 2 hours.  Is it still doing something?  I can't tell.  I don't want to burn a lot of time waiting for a failed restore, but if it is working I don't want to interupt it.

 

How long should I wait?

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04-11-2011

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Re: How long should i wait for a system restore local partition?

2012-01-19, 0:41 AM
hey JulieJean

when you restore a backup it really depends on the difference between what it is "now" and what it was back "then" .

i have seen backups taking up to 12hrs .





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