[rescue] Transplanting a Sun Fire V210 motherboard - PSU requirements?`
lionel4287 at gmail.com
Thu Feb 28 15:48:42 CST 2013
Windows 7 Starter, and every other version, supports backup to
locally-attached USB/eSATA/other HD.
That Home editions don't natively support network backups isn't really that
big a deal IMHO - if you are setting up a home network the MS solution is to
run Home Server or Server Essentials, both of which offer bare metal restore
as well as more traditional backups/restores to network drives.
MS doesn't AFAIK sell single end-user support contracts, and all patches are
available to licensed users.
Finally, a user that gets the wrong version of Win7 can do an in-place upgrade
from inside the OS with a simple credit card transaction.
On Feb 28, 2013, at 2:27 PM, Phil Stracchino <alaric at metrocast.net> wrote:
> Yes, but crippling the backup program is a particularly low trick.
> Particularly when the program then taunts you about it.
> "Oh, you want to set up backups? Sure, you can back up to local disk,
> but you shouldn't do that because if your disk crashes you'll lose your
> backups too. Or you can back up to optical media, but you shouldn't do
> that either because someone might steal your backups. What you SHOULD
> do is back up to an off-machine location like a network share, BUT we're
> not going to let you do that because you're a LOSER and you bought Home.
> So neener neener neener. Wanna buy an upgrade to Pro?"
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