Windows Boot Genius – Disk Tool: How To

4WinBoot (Windows Boot Genius) offers you an all-in-one disk tool to help you safely and efficiently clone entire disk/ partition, perform disk/partition backup, manage partition, and remove all data off the hard drive and partition permanently with the easiest steps. To get started, download Tenorshare 4WinBoot and install it on any PC you can access.

1. Create a Bootable Disk

Run the program and insert prepared CD/DVD disk into the CD-ROM drive or connect USB Flash Drive into a USB port on computer. Then click Burn to start burning.

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2. Boot Your PC from the Bootable Disk

Insert the newly burned bootable disk to the computer that won’t boot, and continuously press F12 and set computer to boot from USB or CD/DVD/CD-RM Device depending on what is your disk. Lastly, tap Enter and you will see an integrated page of program.

Note: The detailed steps slightly differentiate from computer brands and Windows versions. If you have any difficulty in setting, please take Set BIOS to Boot Computer from CD/DVD/USB for reference.

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3. Clone Entire Disk

Click Disk Tools and then select Clone Entire Disk from the left list.

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Here your all hard disk on computer are listed with name, type, size and capacity. Select one you want to clone and click Next to move on.

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Click Start to initial cloning. You can check progress with Progress Indicator. This step will take more time, depending on how large the files size is.

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4. Clone One Partition

Click Disk Tools and select Clone one Partition from the left list.

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Here your all partitions on computer are listed with name, type, size and capacity. Select one you want to clone and click Next to move on.

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Click Start to initial cloning. You can check progress with Progress Indicator. This step to take how much time depends on how large the files size is.

5. Back up Disk

Click Disk Tools and select Disk Backup from the left list.

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Here all of your disks on computer are listed with name, type, size and capacity. Select one you want to clone and click Next to move on.

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Unfold the disk layer by layer to check and select an image you need to back up. Then click Next to start backing up.

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Here are three options for you to specify the compression level. The higher compression ratio, the more speeding time, but the less archive file size. After that, click Next to last step.

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Click Start to initial backup. You can check progress with Progress Indicator. The backing up time depends on how large the files size is. Please wait patiently.

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6. Back up Partition

Click Disk Tools and select Partition Backup from the left list.

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Here all of your partitions on computer are listed with name, type, size and capacity. Select one you want to back up and click Next to move on.

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Unfold the partition layer by layer to check and select an image you need to back up. Then click Next to start backing up.

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Here are three options for you to specify the compression level. The higher compression ratio, the more speeding time, but the less archive files size. After that, click Next to last step.

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Click Start to initial backup. You can check progress with Progress Indicator. This backing up time depends on how large the files size is. Please wait patiently.

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7. Restore Disk

Click Disk Tools and select Disk Restore from the left list.

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Unfold the disk layer by layer to check and select image you need to restore. Then click Next to start disk recovery.

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Specify the location where your restored files will be reserved. Click Next to initial backup. This restoring time depends on how large the files size is. Please wait patiently.

8. Restore Partition

Click Disk Tools and select Partition Restore from the left list.

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Unfold, check and select the partition you need to restore layer by layer. Then click Next to start partition recovery.

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Specify the location where your restored files will be reserved. Click Next to move on.

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At this stage, click Start to initial restore. You can check progress from Progress Indicator. This restoring time depends on how large the files size is. Please wait patiently.

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9. Create a Partition

Click Disk Tools > Select Partition Manager > Select the unallocated space > Click Create button > Enter partition properties and set file system, partition label, drive letter, partition type and cluster size of new partition > Click Yes > Tap on Apply.

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10. Format a Partition

Click Disk Tools > Select Partition Manager > Select partition > Click Format in the interface > Select the file system, drive letter and allocation unit size > Click Yes > Tap on Apply.

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11. Delete a Partition

Click Disk Tools > Select Partition Manager > Select partition > Click Delete > Tap on Yes > Click on Apply to finish.

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12. Resize a Partition

Click Disk Tools > Select Partition Manager > Select the partition you want to shrink or extend > Click Move/Resize on the menu > Drag the slide bar to input the partition > Click OK > Tap on Apply to perform the operation.

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13. Wipe a Partition

Click Disk Tools and select Data Wipe from the left list.

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Three models are presented to you. Click Wipe Partition to go on.

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Now all the partitions on your computer are listed here and select a partition you would like to erase. Later, click Next to start erasing. Click Yes to make confirmation while a pop-up window comes to you.

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14. Wipe Specific Folders

Click Disk Tools > Tap on Data Wipe > Click Wipe Specific Folders to go on > Import the folder that you want to erase > Click Next and make confirmation.

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15. Wipe Files

Click Disk Tools > Tap on Data Wipe > Click Wipe Specific Folders to go on > Click Add to import the files that you want to erase > Click Next and make confirmation.

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