Measuring the virtues of drive imaging

Kathleen Atkins

On a recent afternoon, Lounge member bbearren meddled with his Windows 8 registry and rendered his computer unbootable.

Happily, he had a three-day-old, restorable drive image. Guess how long the image file restoration took? You might be surprised — and impressed.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

Office Applications    
General Productivity Problems with Office 2013
Word Processing Word 2007 formatting emergency
Spreadsheets Extracting data in Excel
Databases

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About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.