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Windows 7: Restore OS & all program back to drive C

13 Nov 2011   #1
drno

WINDOWS 7 professional 32BIT
 
 
Restore OS & all program back to drive C

Dear All,
Since wrong press F11(Recovery) which caused cannot boot up the Windows, but whole OS and all application program moved to Drive D (Type dir d: can browsed at command prompt under System Recovery Option)
Would like to know how can I backup whole partition(Drive D:-Windows, All application programs & working data) and can restore back to Drive C ?

Thanks in advance.


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13 Nov 2011   #2
theog

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ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

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13 Nov 2011   #3
drno

WINDOWS 7 professional 32BIT
 
 

Dear Theog,

Thanks for your information.
Yes, I've 3 original HP Recovery Disc, however, the information seems for notebook only, does it also can use on desktop machine ?

RGDS
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13 Nov 2011   #4
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Yes, it is base info for HP/Compaq PC's.
You can check your model on the HP/Compaq website.
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13 Nov 2011   #5
drno

WINDOWS 7 professional 32BIT
 
 

OK, I'll try it, but, also would like to know does is it one way to recovery the machine only ?
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13 Nov 2011   #6
theog

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HP/Compaq Recovery will restore to the first day you had your new PC.
Make sure you backup your personal data.
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