Backup Utility in Windows® Vista®
What is the need of backup utility in Windows Vista? What are the issues that may arise while creating backup?
Windows Vista is one of the most successful Operating Systems from Microsoft. This became an immediate success because of its eye pleasing graphical user interface and many advanced features that came with the product. Windows Vista comes with Windows gadgets, Windows Search, Windows Defender, two-way firewall and so on. There are very large numbers of applications that can be also installed on Windows Vista to improve the functionality of the OS. Data on any computer must be backed up. As all computers are susceptible to issues or problems when they are in use, manufactures recommend users to create backup, so that even if some major issues come up with the system, data on the system would be always safe and secure. Windows Vista comes with a backup utility so that users can create backup easily. The backup utility in Windows Vista has a very simple interface so that even novice computer users would be able to create backup of files on the system effectively. The backup utility even lets users create image of entire system for easy restoration.
Following details mentioned below give users more information about problems that might come up while creating backups in Windows Vista:
- Process freezing
- System restart while creating backup
Windows Vista users might face errors while using the backup utility to create backups. These errors might range from blue screen errors to error messages indicating the backup cannot be created. Such problems are usually because of malware in the system. Malware cause this problem so that users would not be able to backup data before reinstalling the OS to remove the infection. Such problems can be resolved by removing the malware using good antivirus program.
The backup utility on Windows Vista might freeze when users are attempting to create backup of data on the system. Such issues are known to come up if some of the system files associated with backup utility on the Windows Vista got damaged or corrupted. The problem can be resolved by repairing the OS using default OS repair tool and then creating the backup.
The system restarting while creating backup of data problem might also come up on your system. Such issues are usually because some conflicting or incompatible applications are running in the background or the registry entries of the backup utility had gotten corrupted. This problem would not let users create the backup as system would restart every time command is given to create backup. This problem can be resolved by terminating all active processes running in the background and cleaning the registry of the system using good registry cleaning software.