I have an SD card that contains 2 volumes (H and I). I have found programs where I can turn Drive H and I into an ISO or IMG seperately. But I want a program that will take the entire card and turn it into an IMG or ISO file with all the volume info. I have done this with hard drives using the program reflect, but reflect doesn't see the SD card. IMGBURN will allow me to do either H or I independantly...

Does anyone know what my options are? I've Tried easeus disk copy, easeus backup, winimage, win32diskimager, RMPprep, and USB image tool...


Since you are in windows you can simply use the same program you mentioned 'win32diskimager'. Press the folder icon and select the location and file name you want to create. (sdcard.img) and write. Tool will clone the entire SD card as it is. If you can use Linux you can easily do that using dd command like this

dd if=/dev/sdc/ of=/home/sdcard.img 

Replace the sdc and sdcard.img with appropriate names

If you worrying finding machine with Linux you can simply enable Windows subsystems for Linux (WSL) which gives you full featured Linux terminal on your windows

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    I tried that, but under device I can pick Drive H or drive I. But not the entire card. Both Drives H and I are on that one card, so I want both to be in the image as is. Basically its a raspberry PI, and I want to clone it, so if the card dies, I just apply the img to a new. H is the boot partition, I is the file structure. – jjohnston Aug 24 '18 at 15:41
  • Macrium Reflect (free) allows selecting whole drives including the boot sector or only some of its partitions (what you call "drive H" and "drive I" are actually partitions in the same drive). – GabrielaGarcia Aug 24 '18 at 16:32
  • yep, reflect doesn't work with flash media. I did try AEOMI and it seemed to do it. it created it as a .adi file. I'll have to test. – jjohnston Aug 24 '18 at 17:33

To create image of the whole card (not just one Windows-visible partition), you can use dd for Windows (http://www.chrysocome.net/dd).

Run CMD as Administrator:

dd --list

Check which device is your SD card. In my case it was: \\?\Device\Harddisk1\Partition0. Partition0 refers to the whole disk, Partition1 to the first partition, etc.

Copy whole SD card to an image file:

dd if=\\?\Device\Harddisk1\Partition0 of=my.img bs=1M --progress
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    This worked perfectly for me -- I was able to img a RaspberryPi card w/ 2 parts from within Windows. dd for Windows is available here: chrysocome.net/download Version 0.6Beta3 appears to be the latest version still. – itnAAnti Dec 3 '18 at 15:44

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