restoring backup from windows image 7

Hi, can someone tell me how to restore the computer back to a windows image to the top. I saved from the rear on an external drive and I see that the disc external there 2 files 1 VHD is restore and the other is compleate image 107 GB and I see also 7-8 files marked xml.document.

I tried may go in F8 and restore from that image and I get an error message no hardware found.

I mounted the virtual hard drive on my laptop to see if it's all there and it is so... How do I restore this back from this image? I can't find information on how to do this on the microsoft Web site...

Help, please...

Thanks in advance

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Hi dezigner98,

·        How did the external device connected to the computer?

·        It is through the port USB or e-sata?

You can follow the steps from the link that provides steps on how to restore the backup of the image below: restore your computer from a system image backup: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Restore-your-computer-from-a-system-image-backup

Find out more about how the system image and restore back works refer the links below:

Learn more about the system image backup:http://blogs.technet.com/b/filecab/archive/2009/10/31/learn-more-about-system-image-backup.aspx

Back up and restore: frequently asked questions:http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Back-up-and-restore-frequently-asked-questions

Recovery of your files under Windows 7:http://blogs.technet.com/b/filecab/archive/2009/11/12/recovering-your-files-in-windows-7.aspx

With regard to:

Samhrutha G S - Microsoft technical support.

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