Norton Ghost recovery on NTFS?

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Hi,

I've just go through some of the issues on group and found that i might face
this problem so i bought out for to get opinions. I've an old pc pointing to
one of my drive using incremental drive backup(networked). And i'm using
Norton Ghost 9 which claims to support bootup. Now i'm worried bout file
system, does any of you had experience with ghost where it only able to read
from FAT32? cause the drive keeping the backup is in NTFS. I'm sorry if
discussion anything related to sysmantec is not welcome. But i tot i might
get more experts idea here.

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Thanks & Regards
Min


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  1. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics (More info?)

    Ghost can read image backups from either NTFS or fat32 without any problem.

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    Regards,

    Richard Urban
    Microsoft MVP Windows Shell/User

    Quote from: George Ankner
    "If you knew as much as you thought you know,
    You would realize that you don't know what you thought you knew!"

    "jienmin" <jienmin@gmail.com> wrote in message
    news:Ol1lqBQsFHA.1204@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
    > Hi,
    >
    > I've just go through some of the issues on group and found that i might
    > face this problem so i bought out for to get opinions. I've an old pc
    > pointing to one of my drive using incremental drive backup(networked). And
    > i'm using Norton Ghost 9 which claims to support bootup. Now i'm worried
    > bout file system, does any of you had experience with ghost where it only
    > able to read from FAT32? cause the drive keeping the backup is in NTFS.
    > I'm sorry if discussion anything related to sysmantec is not welcome. But
    > i tot i might get more experts idea here.
    >
    > --
    > Thanks & Regards
    > Min
    >
    >
    >
    > ---
    > avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean.
    > Virus Database (VPS): 0535-3, 09/02/2005
    > Tested on: 9/4/2005 11:26:15 AM
    > avast! - copyright (c) 1988-2005 ALWIL Software.
    > http://www.avast.com
    >
    >
    >
  2. Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics (More info?)

    GHOST version 9 is really a variation of the Drive Image program by
    PowerQuest, which was bought by Symnatec. Drive Image can recover an image
    from an NTFS drive, so can GHOST 9.

    The original GHOST (version 2003 and earlier) was DOS-based, and as such
    could not recover an image from an NTFS drive. However, the older GHOST
    could make an imgae of an NTFS drive and save it on a FAT32 drive and then
    recover form that FAT32 drive.

    "jienmin" <jienmin@gmail.com> wrote in message
    news:Ol1lqBQsFHA.1204@TK2MSFTNGP15.phx.gbl...
    > Hi,
    >
    > I've just go through some of the issues on group and found that i might
    > face this problem so i bought out for to get opinions. I've an old pc
    > pointing to one of my drive using incremental drive backup(networked). And
    > i'm using Norton Ghost 9 which claims to support bootup. Now i'm worried
    > bout file system, does any of you had experience with ghost where it only
    > able to read from FAT32? cause the drive keeping the backup is in NTFS.
    > I'm sorry if discussion anything related to sysmantec is not welcome. But
    > i tot i might get more experts idea here.
    >
    > --
    > Thanks & Regards
    > Min
    >
    >
    >
    > ---
    > avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean.
    > Virus Database (VPS): 0535-3, 09/02/2005
    > Tested on: 9/4/2005 11:26:15 AM
    > avast! - copyright (c) 1988-2005 ALWIL Software.
    > http://www.avast.com
    >
    >
    >
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