backup files Tags: Backup CD-Rom Windows XP Last response: August 13, 2003 4:32 AM in Windows XP Share eagamer August 12, 2003 5:37:45 PM This may sound stupid, but how do you backup important system files to a CD in Windows XP home? I am installing Linux to dual boot and I don't just want to use system restore, I want to backup to a CD. Thanks for any help! More about : backup files | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Flinx August 12, 2003 9:27:45 PM You need a CD writer. Do you have one? The loving are the daring! | Report abuse eagamer August 12, 2003 10:00:58 PM yes I do, I am wondering where to find the program in XP that does it, if there is. | Report abuse kinetic_tw August 13, 2003 1:45:25 AM Drag and drop, click 'write these files to cd', done. | Report abuse eagamer August 13, 2003 2:15:27 AM I should have specified, I can do that, I want the important system data, the stuff system restore saves. | Report abuse khha4113 August 13, 2003 4:32:33 AM You can use <b>Files and Settings Tranfer Wizard</b> and <b>Backup</b> (both of them are located at All programs\Accessories\System Tools). :smile: Good or Bad have no meaning at all, depends on what your point of view is. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>backup files> Related ressources: ForumWho can tell me how can I recover my files from iPhone backup ? ForumRestoring files from backup ForumHOW CAN I BACKUP FILES ON MY SD CARD BEFORE FORMATTING? ForumDoes back-up include Windows files ? ForumRestoring .bkf (XP) backup files in Windows 7 Pro ForumCan't backup files in Windows 7 Backup ForumHARD ONE. need help with viewing iphone backup files . ForumIs it possible to find files which is modified without backup ForumI can't transfer backup files from my nexstar3 ext HD to XP computer ForumRecover files and programs from Win7 Backup ? ForumUsing Windows ' backup and restore' to...restore some files ?? ForumHow to backup files without overwriting existing files ? ForumCAN I DELETE THE HUNDREDS OF BACKUP SET FILES (SOME DATING BACK TO 2009) ForumUnable to view backup files ForumSearch backup files on a mac ForumRestoring backup files but access denied ForumGetting past administrative password ForumCan't uninstall files!!! ForumProtecting files/folders ForumNoobie backup questions/advice More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !