The Best Seagate DiscWizard Free Alternative - AOMEI Backupper

Posted by @Cherry

February 23, 2016

AOMEI Backupper can be the best free alternative to Seagate DiscWizard, which can not only do a simple disk backup, but also many other things like cloning, migrating operating system, etc.

The Seagate DiscWizard

Seagate DiscWizard can backup the operating system, the entire hard drive or selected partitions. It is a software that can keep the information on your PC in safe. Computer users may know that there are many unexpected situations can lead your data loss, disk damage, or system crash. Thus, you may suffer a big disaster. The Seagate DiscWizard provides you all the essential tools for recovering the backed up data in a short time to rebuild your hard drive with its system and applications and the data from the backup time point.

Seagate DiscWizard allows you to make an exactly sector-by-sector backups, and you can store backups on almost all the PC storage device, such as local other disk or partition, external hard drives, network attach storage, USB flash drive, CD/DVD, etc. If you want to change a new hard drive for your computer, the Seagate DiscWizard can help you migrate the data from the old hard drive to the new one.

Seagate DiscWizard can be used in the following operating system: Windows XP SP3, Windows XP prfessinal 64 bit edition SP2, Windows Vista SP2 (all editions), Windows 7 (all editions); it supports the file systems of FAT16/32, NTFS, Ext2/Ext3, ReiserFS.

The basic functions of Seagate DiscWizard

Seagate DiscWizard has many powerful functions:

★ The Seagate DiscWizard can help you backup archive components including Archive, Slice, Volume;

★ The Seagate DiscWizard can backup file format using compression to reduce the storage space;

★ The Seagate DiscWizard can create disc images even system partition backups while running Windows without rebooting computer by using the “Snapshot”;

★ The Seagate DiscWizard allows you to make an sector-by-sector backups for your operating system and other data;

★ The Seagate DiscWizard can make disc clone. it provides you make an exactly copy for the entire hard disc on your hard drive;

★ The Seagate DiscWizard is a good helper that can help you migrate your system form he old hard drive to the new one;

★ The Seagate DiscWizard can recover the system and all the data you backed up when you need to restore the operating system and the data.

After installing the Seagate DiscWizard, you can use it to do what you want.

The best Seagate DiscWizard free alternative: AOMEI Backupper

Although the Seagate DiscWizard has such great functions, it still has many restrictions, for example, it doesn’t support Windows 10, what if you want to create a backup image for your Windows 10? The best way is to find an alternative to Seagate DiscWizard, and AOMEI Backupper must be the best one.

AOMEI Backupper Standard is a freeware that for you to backup, clone, restore for your data without interrupting your current work. It supports Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7/8/8.1/10, and you can choose many device to store the information like other local hard drive or partitions, external hard drive, USB flash drive, CD/DVD, even NAS. What’s more, its concise graphic interface make things easier for users. Take an example of cloning Windows 10 64 bit hard drive.

Step1. Download AOMEI Backupper Standard, install and launch it. Select Disk Clone under the Clone tab.

Disk Clone

Step2. After clicking the Disk Clone, you will be moved to the page that you need to select the source disk. Select Disk 0, click Next.

Source Disk

Step3. Here you need to select a destination disk to store it. Select Disk 1 and click Next.

Destination Disk

Step4. You will move to the Operation Summary, confirm all the information. If there is no problem, click Start Clone to execute it.

Operation Summary

Maybe you will notice the content cycled as red. Yes, here you can edition partitions on the destination disk by clicking the settings icon; and you can still do a sector by sector clone by ticking the box; if you are trying to clone the hard disk to the SSD, you tick the last box to optimize its performance.

Besides cloning, AOMEI Backupper has many other functions. As the best free alternative to Seagate DiskWizard, AOMEI Backupper is more powerful than it. You can use it to do an automatically schedule backup, automatically backup files with a certain file extension, and many other things.