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Windows 7: 10 gig recovery partiton

06 Dec 2009   #21
solar

Vista U32 , now Win7 64
 
 

well... you don't need 3rd party tools really... create the wimre .wim image with imagex, capture C, delete, delete system small one, reformat in windows setup or better, in the wimre, all those 3 spaces (will now be your new C, reapply C to new C.

I'll add this option to my project build of suck.


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06 Dec 2009   #22
solar

Vista U32 , now Win7 64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SIW2 View Post
It is already there.

If you want to add it to the boot menu, type bcdedit /enum all /v , find the {Identifier} and add it to the menu.

e.g.

Windows Boot Loader
-------------------
identifier {b48cfc66-d1fe-11de-92d0-001966657855}
device ramdisk=[D:]\Recovery\fef675fc-c5fd-11de-9bca-d0fdd828c7
3e\Winre.wim,{b48cfc67-d1fe-11de-92d0-001966657855}
path \windows\system32\winload.exe
description Windows Recovery Environment
locale
osdevice ramdisk=[D:]\Recovery\fef675fc-c5fd-11de-9bca-d0fdd828c7
3e\Winre.wim,{b48cfc67-d1fe-11de-92d0-001966657855}
systemroot \windows
winpe Yes


bcdedit.exe /set {bootmgr} toolsdisplayorder {b48cfc66-d1fe-11de-92d0-001966657855} /addlast

If you prefer to add it to the regular boot menu:

bcdedit /displayorder {b48cfc66-d1fe-11de-92d0-001966657855} /addlast

there you go, a proper useful reply!
However, I would perhaps add the /detecthal yes option for the ramdisk
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