Do not back up files to the same hard disk that Windows is installed on. You can back up your files to an external hard drive or network, but it cannot save files on main Windows drive. Then Im going to hit next and Im going to let Windows choose.
The system image is stored in a separate location from the original programs, settings, and files. To learn how to back up and restore individual files on a Windows-based computer. Answers are showing in the picture. You can set up Windows Backup to back up files with the option to include a system image. Now, select File Backup under the Backup tab. In previous versions of Windows there has always been a system utility to make backup copies of your files.