Macrium Reflect™ Information

  • Live imaging with Microsoft Volume Shadow copy Service

    No need to shut down Windows to create a complete disk image of your PC.

  • Simple step by step operation

    Image and Restore using intuitive wizards and interfaces.

  • Restore to new hardware

    Includes Macrium ReDeploy™ to move Windows to a new or virtual PC.
    Including Windows Server!

  • Scripting

    Advanced users can use the VBScript scripting language for complex backup scenarios.

  • Restore individual files and folders

    Create a 'Virtual' drive in Windows Explorer and recover selected files and directories using simple copy and paste operations.

  • Optimize

    You can create full, differential or incremental images to optimize backup speed and disk space requirements.

  • Windows PE 5.0
    New Feature

    Includes the latest Microsoft Windows Recovery Environment for maximum hardware compatibility and effortless restore.

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v5: Macrium Reflect Command Line Arguments
Friday, August 01, 2014

This article explains how to use the Reflect from the command line. Getting Help You can retrieve a prompt for all the command line arguments by simply typing reflect -h from the command line. Running a Backup The command line form is as follows: ...

VSS fails due to disks with a non-standard sector size
Monday, July 28, 2014

Error Backup aborted! - Failed to create volume snapshot error. Result Code: 0x8004230F Description The windows snapshot component VSS will fail if a disk with a non standard sector size is attached to your system, even if this disk is either being backe...

How to troubleshoot Microsoft Volume Shadow copy Service errors
Monday, July 28, 2014

Macrium Reflect uses a Microsoft service called Volume Shadow copy Service to enable disk images to be created and files to be backed up when in use. When VSS fails it can sometimes mean that you are unable to create a disk image or backup open files with Mac...

5.3 install/upgrade issues caused by security software
Monday, July 28, 2014

What is the issue? Recently we released a significant update to Macrium Reflect. This update went through rigorous internal testing on a variety of platforms and was not released until it passed all of our tests. Unfortunately upon release a number of our users h...

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