2.6.2 Backing Up System State Data
You can use the Backup utility to back up the system state data. The system state data includes: the Registry;
Component Services Class Registration database; System startup files; Certificate Services database; Active
Directory directory services; and the Sysvol folder.
To back up the system state data on a local computer, do one of the following:
In the Backup wizard, on the What To Back Up page, click Only Back Up The System State Data.
In the Backup wizard, on the Items To Back Up page, expand My Computer, and then select the check
box to the left of System State.
In the Backup utility, on the Backup tab, expand My Computer, and then select the System State