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    Incremental backups replicate deletions as well as additions?

    I tend to use incremental backups from time to time, but I prefer regular full backups. (These days I use Paragon, but have also used Macrium, Easeus and others).
    My question is: if I create an incremental backup, will deletions that I have just made* be faithfully replicated if I need to use the system backup, or would I be better advised to do a full backup after such changes, to ensure that those unwanted things don't recur should I ever need to use the system backup?

    (*especially those changes and deletions required for hitting MS's non-stop Windows 10 upgrade attempts on the head (ie deleting gwx.exe files, hiding KB3035583 from windows update and making relevant changes to the registry)

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    An incremental backup will reflect any changes occurred since the last backup.
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    Thanks Ruirib :-)
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    It's not the backup type, it's the restore process that determines what you get on disk. If your backup software has a "point in time" restore, then you will get all the files that were on disk at that time.
    Note: it's probably not called "point in time" restore so ask on the support site for the software you use.

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