Double Image Backup

Double Image Backup
Double Image Backup
Developer(s) Host Interface
Stable release 7.0.28 / February 21, 2011; 8 months ago (2011-02-21)
Operating system Windows
Type Backup software
License Commercial Proprietary

Double Image backup software runs on Windows workstations and Windows Servers. Double Image was first released in March 1994 and since followed by major releases with Double Image 7.0 released January 12, 2011 to become compatible with Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 operating systems.



  • Files are copied natively and remain non-proprietary on the target.
  • Designed to run multi-threaded allowing for simultaneous copy sessions.
  • Graphical user interface or commands: can run from a user interface or from another initiating program or script using commands and command variables.
  • Works with any disk or disc or network share Windows recognizes including local and external drives, network drives, virtual storage, CD drives, DVD drives, USB Flash drives, Memory cards, drives using the UDF file system and newer optical disc formats.
  • Individual profiles may be scheduled using a built-in scheduler interface from which scheduled tasks are created to the Windows Task Scheduler job list.
  • Runs on Windows PCs and Windows Servers with I-O for networked PCs, network storage devices, Windows Virtual machines, Linux, IBM Domino, BlackBerry Enterprise Servers and other networked machines.
  • Uses a incremental copying scheme based partly on file time-stamp and file system type allowing file comparisons between Windows controlled drives and non-Windows controlled drives to determine if a files should be copied or not. Non-Windows controlled devices can be Linux, Network-attached storage (NAS) devices from D-Link, Iomega, HP, Netgear, Seagate, Buffalo, Western Digital, and others.
  • Permits backups to occur without interrupting the user.
  • Simulation backups or simulation restores can be run before doing an actual copy sessions with the results provided to a summary or extensive event color log.


Supported Operating Systems
Operating System architecture
Windows 7 32 bit and 64 bit
Windows Vista 32 bit and 64 bit
Windows XP SP2 32 bit and 64 bit
Windows Server 2003 32 bit and 64 bit
Windows Server 2008 32 bit and 64 bit
System Requirements
Minimum 1 1.4GHz (x64 processor) or 1 1GHz (x86 processor)
Minimum 512 MB RAM
Minimum 32 GB Hard disk drive space or greater
Display Super VGA (800 × 600) or higher resolution monitor
Browser Minimum Internet Explorer 7.0 or Mozilla Firefox® 3.0

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