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Thread: Create System Repair drive
2015-11-19, 18:10 #1
Create System Repair drive
I don't have an option to create a system repair drive on a flash drive - it only offers to create it on an optical disk. Is that some oddity in this older piece of hardware, or does W10 limit you to optical discs for this?
2015-11-19, 18:24 #2
OK never mind. I was poking around some more and found a way to do it. I was originally looking in File History, right after I created a system image.
But if I look in Control Panel>Recovery I can create a recovery drive in there, which now that I think about it is how I've created them in Win8.
2015-11-19, 18:29 #3
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If you have an older machine then it may not have the option to boot from an USB before HDD so you'll only be able to use a disk, but do you have the USB plugged in so that it can see it ?
2015-11-20, 12:53 #4
Yes I had a USB drive plugged in. In the Create System Image dialog, it is not available. In the Control Panel/Create Recovery Drive it is available.