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Disk Imaging Software?

#1
Short version is this:

I'm tired of formatting/re-installing software on my parents' computers, when there's an option to just do that once, then pop in a "recovery DVD" every time after that. The computers themselves run WinXP, so the program doesn't have to support Vista or 7 (as well as any flavor of Linux or iOS).

So, what's the best one out there? I've heard about Acronis and Norton Ghost, are those at the top or is there something else that's better?
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#2
http://www.spotmau.com/

It has been recommended in the past, i have yet to try it, but I have a nifty new Legit MSDN 1 time activation Ultimate key I need to use, so I'm gonna try it out.
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Acronis TrueImage. It has never let me down.

Dead simple to use and it will let you do a ton of different things. You can create a 'restore DVD' or even create a restore partition which negates the need for a DVD at all. With the restore partition all you have to do is hit F11 at boot and it will walk you through the restore process. I use this method on all of the friends and family PCs I work on.
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I will try it out myself, thanks Jason.
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#5
I use Clonezilla, its 2 steps to create an ISO image, but it can be done. Plus its free.
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