Saving partitions (local)
What is to be
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SINUMERIK 840Di Manual (HBI) – 06.03 Edition
The operating actions explained in the following are intended to make a backup
copy of the partitions C:, E: and F: of the PCU hard disk (partition image) and to
transfer it to D:\IMAGES.
The following requirements must be fulfilled:
Sufficient free hard disk capacity must be available on drive D:
The maximum number of possible partition backups may not yet be
After the PCU has been turned on, the menu of the boot manager is displayed.
1. Choose the menu item Service Menu (hidden).
The following menu will appear:
Install/Update SINUMERIK System
SINUMERIK Tools and Options
Start Windows NT (Service Mode)
SINUMERIK System Check
Start PC Link
Reboot (warm restart)
Your Choice [1,2,3,4,5,7,8,9,P] ?
2. Choose Backup/Restore using the key "7".
The system prompts you to enter a password:
3. Type one of the passwords of protection levels 0–2.
Hard disk Backup/Restore with GHOST
Partitions Backup/Restore with GHOST
Back to previous Menu
Your Choice [1,4,9]?
4. Choose the menu option Partitions Backup/Restore with Ghost using
15 SW Installation/Update and Data Backup
15.3 Data backup