“No Boot Camp Partition Found” error

Winclone Basic users may get an error when trying to create an image or restore an image stating that “No Boot Camp Partition Found!“. There are two possible causes for this error: No Boot Camp partition is detected on the internal drive. If the Boot Camp partition is present and mounted on the desktop, the…

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Running Windows from an External Drive

First, some excellent user videos for migrating to Thunderbolt or USB3.0 Drives: How to Install Windows 10 Boot Camp External SSD USB 3.0 drive There are some general considerations for runningWindows Boot Camp from an external drive: 1. The Windows operating system must supportEFI booting. Windows 7 is not compatible but Windows 8/8.1 and higher…

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Winclone and System Integrity Protection

System Integrity Protection (SIP) Apple has implemented a new security feature, System Integrity Protection (SIP), starting with OS X 10.11.  SIP prevents anyone from altering the contents of files in key System folders and is designed to protect System files from malware and viruses.  SIP also affects third-party apps like Winclone that need to write to files now under protection…

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Installing License Key (Winclone 4 and 5 Only)

This article refers to Winclone 4 and 5 only. For Winclone 6 license installation help, see: How do I get a Winclone 6 License Key? When downloading and installing your license key please make sure to do the following: Right click on the license key link and select “Download linked file” Save the license key…

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Windows 7 on latest Mac Models

Starting with the 2015 Macbook Pro and Macbook Air Models, Macs no longer support Windows 7 Please view Apple’s boot camp requirements here: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204048

Locating Partition Identifier using Terminal

You can locate your bootcamp or Mac OS X partition identifier using Terminal. Open Utilities -> Terminal on your Machine Enter in the command ’diskutil list’ (without the quotation marks) Select the disk identifier from the list Locate the boot camppartition from the list. In this example, the identifier is disk1s4 Boot Runner Setup Screen…

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Purchasing a Winclone Upgrade

Winclone 5 to Winclone 6 Upgrade Eligibility If you purchased Winclone 5 between December 15, 2016 and March 15, 2017 you are eligible for a free upgrade to Winclone 6. If you purchased Winclone Pro with a Support and Maintenance contract after March 15, 2016 you are eligible for a free upgrade to Winclone 6….

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Using Winclone Backup

Table of Contents Activating Incremental Backups Basic Configuration Excluding Folders Setting Backup Intervals Restoring Files The release of of Winclone 5 introducedour Winclone Backup feature. The combination of periodic cloning with scheduled incremental backups ensures a speedy recovery from data loss, even in the worst case scenario. Activating Winclone Backup To activate Winclone Backup, open…

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