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Windows 7: How to create recovery partition on new Windows 7 installation?

30 Apr 2011   #1
ykumbhar31

windows 7 ultimate 64
 
 
How to create recovery partition on new Windows 7 installation?

how to create the recoverypatition at the on new installation of windows 7


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30 Apr 2011   #2
Carolyn

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

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30 Apr 2011   #3
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

You are probably better off with an image than a recovery partition - preferably on an external disk. But you can also make one on a seperate partition on the same drive. That will only not help when the disk breaks and you have to install a new disk.
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30 Apr 2011   #4
mjf

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

Recovery Partitions are a convenient way for OEMs to distribute their OEM OS and sales material.
I don't see the value in making a customized recovery partition as opposed to storing an image.
I do see value is resurrecting special function key (F8) WinRe function if you've lost it.
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