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How To Create Windows 8 Recovery Disc Step by Step



How To Create Windows 8 Recovery Disc Step by Step


     

 

Windows 8 recovery whether on CD/DVD or USB all is used to fix Windows 8 startup issues and to access advanced  tools like reset or refresh PC and many more in our earlier post we already discussed and guide you to create your Windows 8 recovery USB flash drive.

Today we are going to discuss and preparing guidelines for you to make a Windows 8 Recovery Disk CD/DVD this recovery disc contains all troubleshooting tools and option built-in in it.

Lets start how to Create Windows 8 Recovery CD

 

Step 1: First Press Windows + Q you will get search here type Windows 7 File Recovery  and press enter key to open the it.

 

     

 

Step 2: In this Window at the left-pane, click on Create a system repair disc option to launch Create a System Repair Disc dialog.

 

    

 

Step 3: Now you need to choose  your CD/DVD drive from the drop-down menu, insert a blank CD/DVD into the drive, and now click Create disc button to start burning your Windows 8 Recovery disc. It will take some time to create your recovery CD/DVD.

  

   

 

   

 

One thing which is important to discuss here if you are creating 32-bit Windows 8 recovery disc it will only be used to repair 32-bit Windows 8 not 64-bit Windows 8 and also if you are creating a Windows 8 recovery disc it will not work on any previous version of Windows.  To be able to boot from the recovery CD/DVD, you need to first change the boot priority to boot from CD/DVD under BIOS.

 

 


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Article ID: SLN207378

Last Date Modified: 01/21/2013 12:00 AM


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