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Clone Encrypted USB Drive, SD Card and Hard Drive

2017-11-15 18:39:24 Posted by Tracy King to Backup Utility

Summary:
This page introduces you how to clone encrypted USB drive, SD card or hard drive with best cloning software with sector by sector clone feature that allows you to bypass the encryption or permissions on the source drive.

Now many users like to encrypt their USB flash drive, memory card or hard drive to protect their data from being accessed without a security password or hardware key. But, many cloning software does not support to clone hard drive with encryption. It does make disk cloning much more difficult. When you happened to face such a job, how can you clone encrypted hard drive, USB drive or SD card successfully? 

Best cloning software for encrypted USB drive, SD card and hard drive

Usually, you feel it is difficult to clone encrypted USB flash drive, SD card and hard drive, because you don’t find a reliable cloning software. Here, we would like to recommend you to try EaseUS Windows backup software, the best cloning software for encrypted USB drive, SD card and hard drive. Supporting sector by sector clone, it allows you to bypass the encryption or permissions on the source drive and copy it sector by sector to a new drive. No bootable issue will happen after disk clone

Steps to clone encrypted USB drive, SD card and hard drive

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Todo Backup and go to "Clone" feature. Select the source disk you want to clone and then click Next in the Disk/Partition Clone window.

choose source disk to clone encrypted USB flash drive, SD card and hard drive

Step 2. Select the destination disk and then click Next.

Here, under Advanced options, you can find the "Sector by sector clone" option, tick this option, then you can clone all sectors from the source disk to destination disk. If you're cloning encrypted hard drive to an SSD, tick Optimize for SSD to improve SSD performance.

choose destination disk to clone encrypted USB flash drive, SD card and hard drive

Step 3. Preview the disk layout and then click "Proceed" to clone encrypted USB flash drive, SD card and hard drive. 

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