Three Options to Backup HP Laptop Windows 7/8

Posted by @AOMEI

December 25, 2014

How to backup Windows 7 HP laptop is the major question about this article, we are prepared three backup options for readers to choose, namely, System Backup, Disk Backup and Partition Backup. Each of them has its specific features, you should choose them based on your needs.

For HP laptop users who are using Windows 7 or Windows 8 operating system, there is increasing needs for backup operation. With the help of creating backup image files in advance, we could prevent data loss and regret suffer which may lead by various of accidents. Based on this condition, hiring a backup software to enhance the security of your HP laptop Windows 7/8 allows no delay. To solve this question, we are going to introduce three backup options in this article with the professional free backup software - AOMEI Backupper. Let’s give a review about it from three aspects.

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System Backup to Backup HP Laptop Windows 7/8

System Backup
System Backup is a specialized feature which is reserved for users who only want to backup their operating system. By using this feature, AOMEI Backupper will automatically backup all of the applications and files which are needed to run a system. It’s worth noting that, using System Backup to backup HP laptop Windows 7/8 would also backup those system-irrelevant data and files which are located in system partition.

Backup HP Laptop Windows 7 with Partition Backup

Partition Backup,
Partition Backup is a similar feature to System Backup, the only difference between this two functions is that, System Backup only can do a backup for system partition while the Partiton Backup can create backup for all the partitions, include system partition. This feature is mostly used by users when they only want to backup a singular partition but not the whole disk of their laptop.

Disk Backup for HP Laptop Windows 7/8 Backup

Disk Backup
Then, what can Disk Backup do? After you learning about System Backup and Partition Backup, You might have already guessed it, yes, it’s a function permits you do what is called the full backup, after disk backup images has been created, all the data, files, settings and softwares of your computer would be backup once and for all.

Although HP laptop provides an "One-key Reset" function, however, it may not render any protective effect against data loss, because it only offers a very primitive function to restore those basic applications which provide by Factory Settings. Just because of this, we strongly advise you to backup hp laptop Windows 7/8 with AOMEI Backupper.


  • All of those three backup types (System Backup/ Partition Backup/Diskbackup) provided by AOMEI Backupper would allow you to add a schedule/encryption for backup tasks and, they would also allow you to backup to an external hard drive, NAS or networks.
  • If your HP system is Windows 8 (both 32bit and 64bit), you can still use AOMEI Backupper to do the above three backup. AOMEI Backupper fully compatible with Windows 8/7/Vista/XP and Windows Server 2003/2008/2012 operating system.