Paragon System Backup 2010 is a full utility program which the company claims as the simple, automatic and reliable backup solution for complete PC protection, allowing users to easily store backup images to a secure places including local drives, Paragon’s exclusive Backup Capsules, external USB (like USB 2.0 external hard drives) or Firewire devices. It’s the successor to Paragon Drive Backup 9.

Key features of Paragon System Backup 2010:

  • System Backup with intuitive user interface is based on simplicity and minimal user participation
  • Self-running data protection system provides a “set-and-forget” backup strategy
  • Analyze your disk system and determine the most appropriate place to save your backup images thanks to the Create New Storage wizard
  • Paragon’s Smart backup engine effectively distributes resources among other applications while backing up in the automatic mode
  • Easy restore your complete PC to a previous state
  • Fast, easy recovery after system failure thanks to the Simple Recovery Wizard
  • Selective restore from a snapshot without needing to restore the whole PC
  • Worry-free Paragon Recovery CD provides the possibility to boot and recover your computer in case of hard disk malfunction, virus attack or system failure

Paragon System Backup 2010 normally costs about $30. As part of promotion from Paragon Software Group, users are entitled to get a Paragon System Backup 2010 Release Candidate version worth $29.95 for free.

Follow these steps to grab a free copy of Paragon System Backup 2010 RC:

  1. Visit the promotional page at

  2. Complete the registration form and you will received a license serial number and product key by email.

  3. Download setup installer of Paragon System Backup 2010 RC from Paragon_SystemBackup2010-rc.exe
  4. Enter the received product key and serial number to activate the full RC version of Paragon System Backup 2010.

Paragon System Backup 2010 is compatible with 32-bit and 64-bit of Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 operating systems.

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