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RescueZilla Installation and How to Backup and Restore 2020 Guide

Linux Backup: Clonezilla vs Rescuezilla

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  • Moving to a bigger drive: cloning, live environnement to decrypt and then expanding the partition with GParted?
    1) cloning the disk (using RescueZilla which is basically a more friendly CloneZilla). Source: 8 months ago
  • Trying to make a clone of one drive onto another
    Rescuezilla. The Clonezilla GUI (graphical user interface). Free open source software. Source: about 1 year ago
  • My Steam Deck is stuck on the logo and none of the troubleshooting works
    That sounds excessive for a solvable issue. You're likely just out of space. Use a bootable linux live drive, such as Rescuezilla to get access to the internal drive and delete some replaceable files. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Can I make a perfect copy of my HDD to a new SSD of an equivalent size?
    The easiest way would be to use RescueZilla (it's compatible with CloneZilla but has a nice interface to it for ease of use). Source: about 1 year ago
  • create a backup of my system
    You can use to backup the installed system. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Can I mirror my C: drive (Windows) onto a new hard drive?
    Yes, there are a lot of programs that can help you do that. I haven't personally tried it, but have heard good things about Rescuezilla, which is open source and free. Source: about 1 year ago
  • What is the best way to go about upgrading from an HDD to an SSD on an Ubuntu Laptop
    I would rather use tools like Their graphical interface is easier to use than Clonezilla. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Newbie - How to (image) Backup a rasberry PI
    Clonezilla or Rescue Zilla both work great for me. I’ve used them on macOS, windows and Linux machines and both backups and restores work flawlessly. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Just got a MFR Recert WD 16 TB. How to test?
    I use open-source Rescuezilla (a Clonezilla GUI) for disk imaging & cloning. YMMV with a failing source disk 🤷‍♂️. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Can't install Linux on SSD
    Maybe try cloning the drive to the SSD with Source: about 1 year ago
  • Need help to backup / restore full Linux installation
    Rescuezilla is what I've been using for cloning, easier interface than Clonezilla. Source: about 1 year ago
  • Software that you love and/or makes your job easier
    I’m not sure how it compares but rescuezilla is another gui option. Source: about 1 year ago
  • dd command is taking very long
    You can use something like Redo Rescue which is a simplified GUI for clonezilla: or its fork rescuezilla: Source: over 1 year ago
  • Every SSD upgrade should involve CloneZilla
    I used RescueZilla which is supposed to be a friendlier CloneZilla and the process was exactly the same. Some of the other methods of cloning (like dd) didn't always handle the partition expansion successfully or there were other issues with being unable to boot successfully. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Linux software list. Discussion and advice welcome!
    Rescuezilla - disk imaging app with backup, restore, and recovery. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Acronis Free/OpenSource alternative
    Clonezilla is good, as previously mentioned. I happen to like Rescuezilla, which is essentially an easier GUI for the same tools. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Make Linux installation replicable / bootable (keeping files and settings)
    Simplest way could be to use something like Rescuezilla to make an image of all partitions and then restore the image to clone it on multiple computers. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Addicted to tinkering
    I found a way to do what I wanted using an External ISO for Just had to boot to the ISO and plug in my external SSD. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Remember: If you configure your Steam Deck just the way you want it, you can clone it with CloneZilla, so you can restore it if you screw it up later.
    I'm super lost here, how can I launch rescuezilla on the deck? I downloaded the file from here but I have no idea how to run it :/. Source: over 1 year ago
  • Scared of migration
    Rescuezilla is a simple utility to use for the backup. Boot it up, tell it to back up your drive and tell it where to store the backedup files, and you're done. Restore is similarly easy: point it to the backup file, tell it which drive to restore to, done. Source: over 1 year ago
  • How to i transfer OS from one drive to other
    Might be late, but use this and this. Source: over 1 year ago

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