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Windows 7: How to view the contents of a recovery partition

22 Dec 2016   #1
Nihal mazhar

Windows 7 home basics x64
 
 
How to view the contents of a recovery partition

My laptop is having 3 partitions named recovery partition.It showed 100 percent free in disk management .So I used a partition resizer program.Now its displaying all the 3 partitions in it along with my 2 primary partitions.one of them is WINRE partition (2GB),the other one HBDR partition for drivers (4gb),and the other one is HBDR partition for OS(13gb).Now, is there anyway I can view the contents of the recovery partitions??Can i copy it to another drive ?




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22 Dec 2016   #2
samuria

win 8 32 bit
 
 

You can copy but they are normally bootable when you press a recovery key. Some partition software let's you. View files or you can assign it a drive letter in disk Management which then let's you view it in explorer
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