Copy partition means copying data from a partition to another partition. PrtititonGuru provides three modes of partition backup. Similarly, it provides three copying modes as follows:
1.Copy all sectors.
2.Copy all valid sectors according to the layout of the file system.
3.Copy all files.
To copy data, please click menu items "Tool" and "Copy Partition" in sequence, or right click mouse button and select "Copy Partition". PartitionGuru will pop up the following dialog box:
After the above dialog box popped up, Partitionguru will show dialog boxes, as shown below:
After selecting the source and target partition, come back to the dialog box of copying partition. Select a suitable copy mode according to your requirement. If the size of the target partition not exactly same as the source partition, you can only select the 3rd mode "Copy all files". Click the "Start" button to prepare for copying. PartitionGuru will show the following warning message:
It'll return to the dialog box "Copy Partition" after you select source partition and target partition. Choose a copy mode in line with requirement; however, if source partition an d target partition are not of same size you'll have to choose "Copy all files". Then click "OK" to prepare for copying, and PartitionGuru will show the following warning message:
Click "Yes" if you confirm there is no mistake. PartitiomGuru will try to lock partition, if it can't lock the source partition (usually including system partition and the partition that installs PartitionGuru), PartitionGuru will show the following warning message:
If you want to copy partition without locking source partition, please click "Yes" and PartitionGuru will start copying.