Can iBack up drive in safe mode

  toni b 15:38 13 Oct 2003

I am having major booting problems with xp pro and can only boot in safe mode ,I want to back up hd but only have an external cdrw (lacie) is it possible to back up insafe mode and if yes How do I do it?,I have compressed drive down to less than 6gb but I am at a loss of what to do next I have nero 6 as cdrw utility can i span across sevral cdrw?can any one advise in laymans terms what I need to do

regards Toni

  goonerbill 16:14 13 Oct 2003

as far as i know, you can backup hard drive to hard drive but ya cannot backup to cd-r/w as windows only loads basic drivers in safe mode and dont load the drivers for any dvd,cd-r/w.

maybe someone else can prove me wrong.

good luck

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