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how do I restore wim files to my hard drive? I saved filed after computer crashed, to an external drive. Now I need to restore those files to my hard drive. Thanks

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You can use DISM or ImageX to apply a WIM to a partition:

Dism /apply-image /imagefile:N:\Images\my-windows-partition.wim /index:1 /ApplyDir:W:\

Source: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh824910.aspx

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