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Does backup by full disk image even make sense wrt Windows activation?

Tools like Acronis promise to enable you to restore the PC to a running state in no time, because when your hardware is defect, you just replace it and restore the backup and everything's fine. ...
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Does Windows backup require reactivation?

I have an activated windows 7 installation on a HDD atm that I want to move to a SSD. I want to use the Windows backup function but I'm not sure about a few things. Do I have to create a bootable ...
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How do I backup Wpa.dbl from recovery console?

I know that a system repair will wipe out my Activation files so I need to backup the Wpa.dbl and another file int he System32 root. I unfortunately can't boot into windows right now due to BSOD half ...