My laptop crashed but I was bale to recover my data from the drive using an external cable to the drive on my desktop PC. I can see the recovery partition, can I make a recover USB from the drive without it being in my laptop?
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Hi there, Do you not have Recovery discs?How did you previously load Windows 7 on your Notebook? The media creation software allows only one system image to be created. If you created a set of recovery discs, you can not create a system image on a USB drive. The media creation software requires an uncorrupted recovery partition (FACTORY_IMAGE D. Uncorrupted means that the recovery partition has not been modified or removed. That being said, at this point, I cannot guarantee that the image will work on your USB.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/Re-Don-t-have-Recovery-partition-and-Recovery-Manager-to/td-p/5596486
.... but I didn't touch it.
My d:\ is not empty - it is almost 80% full but when i click on it there are no files. Tried - to the extent of my knowledge - to see if the files are hidden but didn't reach anywhere. Tried a restore point but that didnt work either. Please help
Recovery Manager has hiccups sometimes...
Try re-booting and entering at boot.
If that fails you can order the Recovery Media from HP for a reasonable price.
Hello nbsp I upgraded Recovery the HP to Using Manager Recovery delete Partition--... my notebook to Windows shortly after it was offered in August nbsp I also upgraded my main drive with a smaller SSD nbsp So now that the notebook's been running OK for almost a year I'd like to delete the recovery partition nbsp I only have a GB SSD so deleting that Recovery partition would give me almost more space on my C drive nbsp I tried using two different partition programs to do this-- both apps let me delete the partition D Recovery-- far right top but then neither will let me add the new space to the C drive nbsp There is small partition between the two and they will let me resize that partition but not the C partition nbsp nbsp I found that the HP Recovery Manager that's installed on my notebook has an option for deleting the partition Using HP Recovery Manager to delete the Recovery Partition--... but Using HP Recovery Manager to delete the Recovery Partition--... it doesn't say where it will put the new unallocated space but I didn't go all the way with it yet nbsp If I work through it the rest of the way will it give me the option of where to put the new unallocated space nbsp Or will it add it to the C drive automatically nbsp nbsp Below is a snapshot of the drives configuration the drive on TOP is the one in question nbsp
Hi, I can see C: and D: do not sit next to each other therefore Windows Disk Manager may not like this. Please try: http://www.easeus.com/partition-manager-software/combine-partitions-windows-10-free.html Note: you have to delete D: first. Regards.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/Using-HP-Recovery-Manager-to-delete-the-Recovery-Partition/td-p/5706070
My laptop has become very slow, I reinstalled windows and installed original drivers from HP's website. But, my laptop is still very slow. So, I'm hinking about restoring my laptop to factory settings. I don't have HP Backup & Recovery manager or Recovery Partition or any disc that came with laptop. If there is any way I can restore my laptop to Factory Settings, Please inform . And If I need to download anyting please give the link with it. Thank You.
Hi there @HPian_B, Before I provide troubleshooting documentation, I would like to take a minute to welcome you to the HP Support Community, where you can ask questions, find solutions and get help from the community! I read that you would like to reset your HP Pavilion g6-2310ex Notebook PC to factory settings. Please read the document called Backing Up Your Files. This will provide you with ways to back up the files you have on your Notebook. Here is a document for you to read called Creating Recovery Discs or Saving a Recovery Image to a USB Flash Drive. I pulled some information from the document for you. The first thing I would like to make you aware of is that only DVD-R, DVD-R DL, DVD+R, or DVD+R DL discs are compatible with the Recovery Media Creation program. The following disc types are not compatible with the Recovery Media Creation program:CDsDVD-RWDVD+RWDVD-RW DLDVD+RW DLYou will then also see that in the document it says: The Recovery Media Creation software program allows only one complete set of discs to be created.The Recovery Media Creation software program requires an uncorrupted recovery partition (Recovery Image (D) to create a set of discs. Uncorrupted means the recovery partition has not been modified or removed.The creation process takes about 30 minutes per DVD. The entire recovery set does not need to be created in one session.The Recovery Media Creation software can be aborted at any time, except during the writing (burning) process, by clicking Cancel. The next time the Recovery Media Creation software program is run, it automatically starts where it last stopped.You can use the recovery discs you create on your computer on another computer only if the second computer is the same model as the one that created the recovery discs.Here is a document called Performing an HP system recovery (Windows 7) and another called Recover Windows 7 Operating System Using Microsoft Windows Backup and Restore. - This is used to Recover, Restore, or do a Clean Install of Windows 7. Please make sure that you read these documents very carefully before you decided to reset to factory settings. Thanks for being a part of the HP community. Please let me know if this helps resolve the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution". If you require further assistance let me know and I will gladly do all I can to help. Please also re-post with the exact error message you received. If you wish to say "thanks" for my effort to help, click the "thumbs up" to give me a Kudos. Thanks!Have a great dayhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Don-t-have-Recovery-partition-and-Recovery-Manager-to-Reset/td-p/5594620
How to delete Recovery Manager partitoin? After reinstall successfully, it reboots always to Recovery Manager.
Bios is setup with right order of HardDrive first. Tried Boot.exe too.
Is there a command prompt to delete the Recovery Manager partition? I can't get to my desktop.
Why would you want to delete your Recovery Manager partition? It doesn't sound like the reinstall was successful, if your computer continues to boot into recovery mode. Did you use a recovery disk in this process and later remove it? Try booting up in safe mode. If that doesn't work, then I suspect your recovery did not complete successfully.
Also, you may want to try booting from USB and then accessing the hard drive to see if the integrity is OK.
Hi, everybody. Can someone solve my pb?I have Hp Pvilion Dv6-1355dx laptop. I bought it in jan 2010. Till this month it worked great. But now i hav a pb.Actually i was doing recovery of my windows 7, there was interruption bcoz of electricity pb. After that my laptop's OS wasnt loading, and i cldnt find recovery manager. Then i installed new windows 7. (bcoz i didnt hav Recovery disc also) My Hp Softwares arent damaged, I installed hp softwares fm my laptop, now the pb is MY RECOVERY MANAGER's IS NOT ABLE TO INSTALL, still i can see RECOVERY PARTITION here. Now what to do? Plzzzz tell me how can i use my RECOVERY PARTITION with Recovery Manager.waiting Anxiously.Regards
This works sometimes to boot into Recovery and do a Factory restore. 1.Right-click on "Computer" icon and select manage.2.This will launch the Microsoft Management Console.3.On the left side of the MMC, click on "Disk Management" and it will show you all of the partitions.4.Right-click on the "HP Recovery" partition and select "Mark as Active Partition."5.When the warning prompt appears, select "Yes" - Reboot and it will automatically boot into the Recovery Manager (without pressing F11).http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Recovery-Partition-not-responding-to-Rec-manager/td-p/3416723
I will try to be as precise as possible and give as much info as I can but I'm not sure what info is inconsequential and what HP HP manager recovery get inability Recovery Pavilion to error and past isn't at HP Pavilion Recovery error and inability to get past HP recovery manager this point But here goes For weeks I have tried to outsmart whoever it is that has had complete remote access to my laptop but changing as many admin permissions and incoming outgoing connections that I could find to keep them out A couple of days ago I did a system HP Pavilion Recovery error and inability to get past HP recovery manager restore to factory settings thinking this would do it It didn't he was still there He locked me out of all admin tools yesterday I have a system recovery disc made about a year ago and put that in my CD drive tonight thinking I could completely reformat the drive and wipe him out However at start-up I pushed F and came up with a screen that said something about HP Pavilion Recovery error and inability to get past HP recovery manager running the disc from E drive I apologize for not be able to give you specific language but I never thought it would get this far with no progress However under the line showing the drive it was booting from there was another line that started quot DETECTHAL REDIRECT quot then went on to say something about quot redirect name quot and redirect path quot none of which sounded legit to me And considering that this intruder had created so many other fake error info msgs already I didn't want to take the chance of this being something else that he had stuck in there I backed out of that reboot and restarted I've subequently tried to restart over a dozen times from the CD but even in Safe Mode it reverts to the HP Recovery Manager Once there I go through the prompts to reformat but then get an error msg that says error x a If the problem persists contact HP quot I can't get past this error nor can I get any type of command promt to come up I tried starting in safe mode with command prompt and it reverted back to the recovery manager Once the error comes up and I click OK to close it my laptop restarts and I continue in the same endless cycle If I try to boot up without the recovery disc in the CD drive I get a black screen that says quot Operating system not found quot I am assuming then that my Windows Vista system recovery disc is not working although if I put it into another computer I can see the files on it and there doesn't seem to be anything wrong I have a backup disc that I made a couple of years ago when I had Norton installed but have not tried them Should I Also a friend suggested that I use the recovery discs for my PC with Windows just to get an operating system loaded if it will load automatically from the CD then go in and try to access the Vista recovery CD I wish there was a quick fix to all of this as its been a very long weeks trying to get this guy out of my laptop and frustrating because I've been so incredibly unsuccessful I know you ask for detailed system information but I'm not sure what more I can tell you Please let me know what you need and I will do my very best to answer Any help with this issue would be so so appreciated - beyond words at this point So thank you to whoever can help
It sounds to me like you have malware. I suggest running malwarebytes.http://www.vistax64.com/general-discussion/296083-hp-pavilion-recovery-error-inability-get-past-hp-recovery-manager.html
I am working on my sisters Toshiba L d-S notebook windows gb amd v processor gb drive Started with error msg at boot quot encountered a problem communicating with create from as to partition mounted usb-external drive recovery how recovery dvd's a device at startup quot Couldn t get by this error took out drive inserted into usb-enclosure and tested numerous sector errors She has also lost the recovery disks I made for her I used partition software to scan just the recovery partition and there are no errors reported there What I would like to do is to copy to a flash drive or make new recovery dvd s from this recovery partition then I can use the coa from the back of the notebook if necessary how to create recovery dvd's from recovery partition mounted as usb-external drive for full install onto a new hard drive However I can t use the toshiba notebook for this I can only use my desktop pc for the xfer using the toshiba hard drive as a usb external drive and the toshiba media creator software will not install onto my desktop pc doesn t give me a reason I would prefer to go the dvd-route but flash drive would be ok too Any info is appreciated thanks nbsp
Hi Environment Deleted. Recovery Missing Recovery -System Partition everyone I Recovery Environment Missing -System Recovery Partition Deleted. m stuck in a pretty bad situation right now and I have no idea about how to help myself So recently I ve been wanting to reset my Windows laptop amp I just cannot because my recovery environment is missing First when I got this problem I thought there would be an easy-intermediate level fix like every other problem and I love fixing stuff But this one doesn t look like an easy fix or I m not even sure If there is a fix Recovery Environment Missing -System Recovery Partition Deleted. So the big mistake I did was I deleted my quot System Recovery Partition quot I have searched everywhere possible and I m not Recovery Environment Missing -System Recovery Partition Deleted. getting a fix I would really appreciate IF YOU GUYS HELP ME and another problem is that I don t live in the USA or Canada I ve got a nbsp Dell Inspiron R GB RAM intel i u and Dell provides Backup Media to only the people who live in the US and Canada Please guys I need a solution I have a separate Windows Installation Disk but what I m scared about is If I install my Windows from the disk my Dell features would be gone and I don t think I d be able to have a proper Recovery Environment in the future because this Disk s installation files are nothing related to nbsp Dell Its just a clean Windows installation disk I got from my friend a while ago I ve tried the repair my computer option from the disk and it does not help Thank you
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Hello, I've used the recovery media creator to create a USB flash drive recovery media.
If i then use that to restore the Windows 7 installation onto a new hard drive (as SSD) will that drive itself have the recovery media partition on it?
So if I then lose the USB stick could I restore again by holding down zero when powering on?
Or does it recover the Windows partition and nothing more?
Will Vista Recovery Disk Work if there is No Recovery Partition?
Product Name and Operating system DV el windows ultimate bit Hi I have this laptop for the last years and never used the recovery option as I didn't need to the recovery partition is there never been formated now my windows is too slow and wanted to restore it to factory install settings but not partition and working recovery tomake activ couldn't Recovery able when i press the F button in the start to boot in to recover mode it just take me to windows boot screen without giving an error I did some research and found out that i have to make the recovery partition as active partition but the problem is that i couldn't do it as there is no such option to make the partition active in WINDOWS DISK MANEGEMENT and couldn't see the recovery partition in DISK PART in windows images will be attatched if needed actually there was no error so that's why I didn't upload any image thanks in advance hoping i will get a reply here
100+ views and no reply ... seems like an over rated windows forumhttp://www.sevenforums.com/software/316879-recovery-not-working-couldnt-able-tomake-recovery-partition-activ.html
I am running windows 7 on my laptop. I has windows vista before the upgrade. I had recovery discs for windows vista created from the recovery manager. I tried to make discs for windows 7. I would like to know why it won't let me make a disc for windows 7 because if I had trouble and needed to put in the recovery discs I wouldn't want to use the ones i had for windows vista. what should i do? here are screenshots to show what happens when i try to create the discs for windows 7.
HP PC Recovery Disc Creator, is for your HP Vista only, not for UpGrade of Win 7.
Backup Complete Computer - Create an Image Backup
I am on Windows 10, and for the past couple months I have had booting/BSOD errors that usually give me "bad_system_config_info" and occasionally, "0xc000021a ". Sometimes, I have been able to boot in by accessing the UEFI settings, other times it seems like it just randomly decides to let me log in to my computer normally. When I am able to login, I check for viruses and I haven't found any, as well as run commands like "sfc/scannow", "chkdsk", or "bootsect". I am trying to recreate recovery media via the HP Recovery Manager, but each time I insert the empty flashdrive, the Recovery Manager suddenly crashes. Please, any response to these combined issues would be greatly appreciated, I haven't been able to use this laptop regularly for months now.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/HP-Recovery-Manager-Crashes-when-I-try-to-make-Recovery/td-p/5757604
If I abandon my efforts to install the latest Windows 10 update, would it be a feasible and a good choice for me to command HP Recovery Manager to make the "Minimized Image Recovery" to the factory condition of OS (Windows 7 Home Edition) with drivers and select software? I have used HP Recovery Mgr to backup my files on an external hard drive. Next question: How do I restore those files to my computer? Should the restoration be done in Windows 7 or after I install Windows 10 on my computer?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/HP-Recovery-Manager-option-of-quot-Minimzed-Image-Recovery/td-p/5843826
I have a Compaq Presario CQ62 417NR having problems. It was bought used and at some point started having cd-drive malfunctions where it no longer detected hardware and the drive didn't work. I reloaded completely from the recovery partition, it worked fine several days and I was able to install office but after that it stopped working again. I have tried an external usb cd drive but that doesn't work either. At this point, I'm thinking it has driver issues from the recovery and I'd need to buy the disk from HP but I'd like a second opinion as they are not free.
Does anyone have an idea of what the problem is? I've never had this happen on a fresh install...
could you check on device manager does any yellow or red exclamation?http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/528118/driver-issues-on-fresh-hp-recovery-from-recovery-partition/
I am trying to set up my Zbook G It is a refurbished model with set up warranty til I just got it amp it was upgraded to win There was no recovery partition on the hardrive nbsp I upgraded to the win aniversary edition amp have been updating software drivers as per HP support suggestions nbsp It was recommended to create a system recovery thru a HP support message which I attempted to do but there was an error amp it failed which led to a empty recovery partition being made on the harddrive nbsp Here is the summary amp details I am trying to delete this empty recovery partition but right clicking in disk management is not giving me anything Can someone please advise a solution nbsp Tried to create System Recovery as suggested by HP support Launch recovery media creation tool amp it attempted to make a recovery disc amp partitioned the hard drive The recovery failed error AstorA sys System Thread Exception not handled amp a empty recovery partition was made I am trying to delete this partition amp gain back the MB space nbsp This entry was made in Recovery Partition System Er... Empty Delete to Recovery How HP PBR Diskpart Notepad same day nbsp rem ResetPartitions-BIOS txt convert mbrrem System partition create partition primary size format quick fs How to Delete Empty Recovery Partition HP System Recovery Er... ntfs label System assign letter S activerem Windows partition rem a Create the Windows partition create partition primaryrem b Create space for the recovery tools partition shrink minimum rem c Prepare the Windows partition format quick fs ntfs label Windows assign letter W rem Windows RE tools partition create partition primaryformat quick fs ntfs label Windows RE tools assign letter T set id x list volumeexit nbsp nbsp Thank You in advance for your help nbsp I checked file explorer amp the partition does not show It's an unnamed partition with no letter assigned so I am not sure if the laptop came with this empty partition amp I never noticed it I 'm not sure if I checked disk management before but I thought I had Its been a bit hectic amp confusing as I updated computers so the various details are sort of merging nbsp Anyway even if the created recovery error did not make the partition I can't find a date t was made I still would like to remove it as its empty I have a GB HDD but still I don t like a almost GB partition just doing nothing nbsp Any advise is appreciated nbsp UpdateThis thread in MS addresses it IT's a hidden unnamed recovery partition so it may hae been just made from the create recovery error or it was always there amp I never noticed it nbsp https social technet microsoft com Forums en-US f b ac-b - e - a-f d e cant-delete-e nbsp There is a way to assign a letter to the drive amp unhide it described in bottom of the previous threadso disk manage can delete it nbsp nbsp Still would like to remove it if its not How to Delete Empty Recovery Partition HP System Recovery Er... needed It is empty but there have been some who have reported after removal that the system did not function so I am trying to be careful nbsp I thought maybe the error created this partition but maybe it was always there amp I am obsessing for nothing Just trying to keep my system clean nbsp Thanks for taking the time to help me address this concern nbsp Diskpart lists this nbsp Partition Primary GB offset KBPartition Recovery MB Offset GB nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsp nbsphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/How-to-Delete-Empty-Recovery-Partition-HP-System-Recovery/td-p/5720269
COULD NOT FIND RECOVERY ENVIRONMENT I know it's a redundant thread but I think I'm having a different scenario Specs nothing's changed except I did reinstall win - win x single languange - TB HDD THE SCENARIO There was a Unable recovery fix recovery Lost to partition / ASUS time when I want to resize my drive C to smaller partition I used Easus Partion Manager to do so to dumb I was After rebooting my system could not start The BSOD showed up RECOVERY PC needs repair blah x Error code x I was able to manage to repair and I came back up fine using a tutorial in youtube using bcdboot C Windows s any drive letter s uefi At this point I downloaded a new copy of windows SL thru quot mediacreationtool quot as a legit copy i suppose and then I reinstalled using the ISO from MS now I'm totally OK at least at the moment THE ISSUE Seems like everything's working as it is Unable to fix recovery partition ASUS / Lost recovery now but as soon as I try to press F upon boot up same error popup Error Code x and again I got used to doing the bcdboot method NOW this quot Restore quot partition the size of GB and appeared and it had something in it some files I think This wasn't there before and after reinstallation of win SL IT ONLY appeared when I pressed F then I repaired it using bcdboot MISSION IMPOSSIBLE Unable to fix recovery partition ASUS / Lost recovery If there's a way that I could restore my notebook pc back to day one Or am i that close close enough If this could be fixed I know its risky but I will take it as a new learning curve Or will I just have to accept that I'm doomed and there's no way to possibly get it back Unable to fix recovery partition ASUS / Lost recovery and learn from it Am I still having that original recovery drive that ASUS provide when the laptop was purchased based on the screenshots expanded view of the Restore partition Referring to user genet here I used the methods to possibly recover the lost partition I also set the ID's to recovery and enabled the reagentc exe reagentc enabled I did tried every thread I could find that could help me some were posted by genet After setting ID's to recovery here's what happen the Restore partition was gone but it's still here MRE partitions that were set with recovery ID outlined in blue Outlined in red is the Restore partition but this time it has no drive letter Then after a series of procedures I've done here's what I got gt gt gt gt I guess I'd totally messed up my system Im in an endless loop IDK what steps I need to revert or to continue on doing I'm in great trouble right now BUT the Recovery Index location is still empty p s I tried my best to be as detailed as possible I need your help guys I totally lost it
So Im not entirely certain on what you are asking here. Your computer is unusable right now, or you cant get the recovery partition to work correctly?http://www.eightforums.com/general-support/71303-unable-fix-recovery-partition-asus-lost-recovery.html
Hello everyone I'm a technician at TigerDirect and for one of our services we create recovery media for newly purchased machines For Windows machines As I'm sure you know we cannot create recovery disks and have to create a recovery drive using a flash drive On multiple occasions I have attempted to create the recovery drive using a CENTON gb USB stick and have selected the option to copy the recovery partition The process proceeds normally until it starts copying the recovery partition It will complete - of the copy and then all drive activity will stop The unit still works partition recovery Cannot win8 copy -- recovery creation perfectly fine but the flash drive is not indicating any read write and it stays on whatever percentage it stopped on continuously with no change I'm curious if anyone else has run into this before The current machine I'm working on is an ASUS G V running Windows not Pro The other machines we've had the same issues with have been multiple different ASUS models as well as a few Toshiba's and HPs Cannot copy recovery partition -- win8 recovery creation Any help is appreciated thank you -- fragment
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Try setting the HD Drive to never turn OFF.
i tried to use the recovery wizard on my SONY VAIO VGN-A250 Laptop and the error messaged i receieved was "VAIO Recovery Wizard cannot find recovery partition" please restart computer. I restarted many times and still get the same message. I also have used the F10 key method and no luck. It wont even open the wizard. I am able to boot. Im out fo warranty and tight on cash and really need my laptop to work fast. Want to remove all from the pc so i can use for school. Please i saw a thread about same problem i had but the thread was closed. if anyone can help please do so.
I have a customer's NB200 on the bench. It came in with complete OS failure and would not boot from either the OS partition or the Recovery Partition.
I have checked the Hard Disk and it is in perfect working order. However it seems that all is not well as I cannot get it to boot from the recovery partition even after holding doen the 0 key.
I tried to instruct it to start from the BOOT.INI file by pointing a 'revoery' option at the partition but it just comes up with an error saying <Windows Path>\system32\HAL file is either missing or corrupt. Does anyone know how I should instruct the partition to start or how I could extract the information from the image files?
If you check page 48 in user?s manuals you will find exact description how to start recovery installation. The procedure on this NB200 is same or, at least, similar to all notebooks delivered with HDD recovery image. Please check it.
Useful document about HDD recovery installation you can find in ?How to..? category > http://forums.computers.toshiba-europe.com/forums/ann.jspa?annID=58
hp 241 g1 laptop given by rajasthan govt., india to schooler students !My son received these laptop with pre installed genuine win 8.1 with ms office 2013 & other educational software.but we received these laptop with already removed recovery partition !!so i can't able to create recovery disk !! for this issue i contact hp support care number. but they say they have not any recovery media !!How to solved this issue ? how to make recovery disk myself if recovery partition removed? my mobile no. is : 9460410231 email : [email protected]http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/how-to-make-recovery-disk-myself-if-recovery-partition/td-p/5631806
I had deleted recovery partition because of boot mgr error. pre-installed OS: Windows 8.1 I have also ordered two sets of hp recovery disc but both shows same error (boot mgr) but yesterday I can't even open system recovery from hp recovery disc by press F11, even I try to change bios setting from secure boot to legacy boot but can't open system recovery What I do now?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/can-t-open-HP-recovery-manager-from-hp-recovery-disc/td-p/5798200
My laptop came with Windows bit operating and there is a recovery partition to factory reset It was nbsp protected by the HP recovery manager After i update to Windows reset my PC not factory reset create manager media recovery recovery without with the option keep my files so now i have a Windows and i can create recovery media without recovery manager see nbsp in recovery partition nbsp one recovery folder and inside it one file of name lang in the Recovery partition rest of the files and i can't create recovery media without recovery manager see and there isn't any virus in my laptop its just create recovery media without recovery manager of changing settings i took the step of reset windows i believe my recovery partition is save but due to un availability of recovery manager it is not protected nbsp now i want to factory reset and by going to advance startup option i saw recovery manager ther but when i clicked to recovery manager it says can't open file x recovery hp rita-tool thats why i cannot proceed for factoey reset please guide me how can i get back recovery manager or how can i make recovery media nbsp please help nbsphttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/create-recovery-media-without-recovery-manager/td-p/5832416
This is a last resort for me nbsp My PC failed and would no longer boot to Windows Just kept spinning while trying to load Manager Cannot failure. Recovery access Recovery nbsp At this point I decided to access Recovery Recovery failure. Cannot access Recovery Manager Manager to do a Systom Restore back to factory settings I know I should have created a restore point when upgrading to Windows but life lesson learned nbsp Either way my installation failed and I'm no longer able to access Recovery Manager I did my diligence and backed up Recovery failure. Cannot access Recovery Manager my files to USB but it's useless since there's no operating system nbsp I downloaded a copy of Windows and burned to a disk but when booting from CD Drive it doesn't prompt to install Windows just says it is preparing set up for first use then an error appears saying Windows could not complete installation To install windows on this computer restart the installation nbsp I tried using my CD key on the microsoft website to try and download a copy of windows but it wouldn't let me because it was a factory copy nbsp I'm at a complete loss right now can't find any help with this situation and paying someone to fix this isn't an option nbsp What am I missing here guys nbsp Any assistance would be appreciated
Hi @xxboramirxx I would suggest you try the troubleshooting steps given in the link below : http://support.hp.com/in-en/document/c01867418 I am an HP EmployeePlease click ?Accept as Solution? on the post that solves your issue to help others find the same solution.Click the ?Thumbs Up? to say ?Thanks? for helping!http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/Recovery-failure-Cannot-access-Recovery-Manager/td-p/5841450
Hello, I am trying to completely factory reset my pc but when I select Windows Recovery Environment in HP recovery manager, it just brings me to the login screen after it restarts my computer. I have tried factory resetting using windows but I get the message 'Could not find the recovery environment.'Is it possible for me to factory reset without having to spend any money, or will I have to order a disk from HP?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/HP-recovery-manager-Recovery-environment-not-doing-anything/td-p/5685793
I removed some spyware and recovery from Manager not Recovery Gateway the does work viruses from my father-in-laws computer It works ok for a little bit but then I will get a BSOD with the STOP x e error I do not have the peripherals that originally were installed on the system as I only took the tower to work on and have my own mouse keyboard and monitor installed Would this cause the problem At any rate I want to use the Gateway Recovery Center to do a factory system restore When I open it up and chose the factory restore option it wants me to restart my computer I chose to restart but it doesn't do the restore I have also asked it before to do a scandisk check recovery from the Gateway Recovery Manager does not work on start up but it won't do that either I have the mini dump files from the BSOD messages but I am just wondering if I should go ahead and take it back to his house and hook up the normal monitor and such and see if I get the BSOD then It doesn't seem to have any particular triggers like now I have had it on and running just fine for about minutes just trying the things that I have tried before It is running Windows Update now as it hasn't had any updates since March of this year I did a System Restore and then used Spybot S D to remove what was there whatever it had at the time would cause the computer to go to a blank white screen after about seconds on the desktop at startup I was told that it had started with some FBI pop up that was asking them to send to them to unlock their system or such Spybot caught a trojan something like fakeporn and removed it Since then the computer will start up normally but then give me te BSOD after a while It will start in safemode and run ok Guide me OMG don't judge me
This might help:http://www.majorgeeks.com/files/det...0x0000007e seems to often relate to drivers and 0x0000008e to RAM. If there is a virus still about then you could get confusing BSOD errors.Always pop back and let us know the outcome - thankshttp://www.computing.net/answers/windows-vista/recovery-from-the-gateway-recovery-manager-does-not-work/13395.html
Guys I cant complete succesfully my system recovery nbsp Here is an event-by-event detail I have a DV Pavilion nbsp - I Complete fails) (Recovery Problem Recovery Manager Recovery Recovery is complete message appears Once your system restarts and you finish the inital - I restart- CMD exe window appears- Software Installation HP window appears- It restarts black window with HP Logo then Microsoft Corporation windows starting - Please wait while Windows sets up your computer Black screen - Please wait WHile Windows Continues Recovery Manager Problem (Recovery fails) setting up your computer light blue screen - Restarts again- black screen mouse pointer windows logo appears start sound Welcome Screen appears Vista Home Premium - Windows setup window Windows is now setting up the following items Pre-PININST Check Preinstall Software InstallerPre-PININST Preinstall software Installer ndPost PININSTAC Power CheckingBurnBoot Recovery Manager Problem (Recovery fails) All this with a HP on the back screen with the grey completation bar -Takes long time to complete the second task Preinstall Software Installer - Restarts Recovery Manager Problem (Recovery fails) logging off shutting down - Black screen white pointer again- Windows Welcome screen againNow when it is in the Windows is now setting up the following items - Pre-PININST An Recovery Manager window appears saying that The recovery attempt has failed Please select one of the following buttons Details or RetryWhen I hit details it appears the following - ChkErrBB CMD Detect some error during PININST-BBV - ChKErrBB CMD Check C system sav logs BurnBootWarn logI hit retry and the DVD CD open and it restarted the machineAnd Again back to the Welcome to the Recovery Manager original screen nbsp nbsp How can I solve this Thanks Solved View Solution
I found away past it. Just close the window with the "X". Don't hit retry or it will just keep starting over. The box will appear a few more times during the process, but just keep hitting X and it should go through. Worked for me! I'm not sure if there are features or files missing because of the errors, but the system seems to work fine so far.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Recovery-Manager-Problem-Recovery-fails/td-p/97667
HP Pavilion Notebook - 15-ab223nx (ENERGY STAR) i had upgrade windows 10 to build 10586the recovery partion had changed to letter Fand then hp recovery maneger donnt sea or know the recovery partitioni changed the recovery driver letter again to Dbut still have the same problem
thats my partitionshttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/hp-recovery-manger-dont-sea-recovery-partition/td-p/5636672
I am having a hard time finding the straight answer I am looking for. Could someone help me please?
My question concerns the HP brand computer...
When you create recovery discs, are they created from the recovery partition that is there to restore to factory settings or some other hidden partition?
yeah i was just seeing if you could make a recovery disk from the recovery partition? it wouldnt make sense to why u couldnt do it?? but how to go about it??
You would do that by creating an image. Then burn it to a cd.
Do you mean a XP recovery Console cd? or a whole system image?
i have an asus to recovery have install how partition, disc, No recovery CE netbook For whatever reason i don't have the recovery No recovery partition, have recovery disc, how to install partition on it I do however have the recovery backup that i made when i first got it It is stored on a USB external desktop hard drive toshiba TB When i boot up from it i get to the asus recovery screen but when i select either 'install to partition' or 'install to entire HD' it pops up with a message 'please insert external hard drive for backup' this makes no sense to me anyway i have tried different usb ports tried attaching another external hard drive and its made no difference it still comes up with the same thing because i don't have that recovery partition i can't go the normal route and boot straight off that on the hard drive Is there any way i can recreate that recovery partition put the backup files that are currently on the USB external drive onto the partition and then try it will that work
You're best bet by far is to follow this tutorial by Gregrocker. Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/355124-no-recovery-partition-have-recovery-disc-how-install.html
I created a Factory Recovery Media on a Flash Drive from Dell Backup & Recovery Panel.
Do I still need to keep the Factory Recovery Partition (6GB) on my C:\ Drive?
Or can I delete this partition and still be able to restore my Software back to it's factory image using the bootable Recovery media Flash Drive?
Thank You for writing to us!
We would not recommend you to delete the factory image on the system,also please check the factory image that you have backed up.
Hello! I'm a owner of a HP Mini 5101. It has a function to press F11 to return the system into the "out-of-the-box" state. But my problem starts here. When I press F11 I imediately get a screen that says Windows Boot manager on top and and error : 0xc000000e and required device is inaccessible. This started after I made a "clean" install with the DVD Windows 7 that came with the computer as I tried to avoid all the "crapware" that comes included with the new notebook. If I boot into Windows, the HP_RECOVERY partition is visible and the HP recovery image is on it. Is there anyway to get the F11 recovery back to working state? I have some BCD editing knowledge in that would help in any way with my problem..... Thank you very much! U
Thank you very much for getting back to me so fast.I have to apologize as I did not explain my problem in the right way. Technically I am able to boot the partition, but the problem occurs when the partition needs to boot into WinRE or WinPE I guess so that the recovery can start. The loading process gets stuck immediately at the beginning even before anything "Windows related stuff" starts loading. So about five seconds after I turn on the computer and boot into the recovery partition, or pressing F11 the error that I'm describing shows up. Update: I managed to fix my problem. After setting the recovery partition to active, and booting from the installation USB with windows 7, I managed to fix the mbr that was corrupted and the partition didn't know what to boot. So after fixing it, i had no problem running the recovery. Thank you!http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/F11-HP-recovery-doesn-t-boot-into-recovery-partition/td-p/197434
Hello I have a Lenovo laptop running Windows Professional and I need about Recovery - Windows 7 Partition/Recovery methods to somehow use system recover to sort out the multiple problems The OS was installed when it was new and no WIndows OS DVD's were issued with the laptop The WIndows install is legit The problem is only the failure of Lenovo to give customers the OS DVD's with the new laptop The Lenovo warranty period has expired and their help support is less than useless The about Recovery Partition/Recovery methods - Windows 7 recovery method in the Lenovo instructions does not work I press the Novo key and F and get to the start of the recovery process where I select language and then when I click Next the process stops with an alert saying I need to log in - see system administrator So I am unable to use the built in Recovery method I read there are several other methods of recovery and two of them I have explored Mircosoft website has a software-recovery section where I can enter my Product ID Key and language and download an ISO for burning to be used as an install disk for fresh WIndow Professional install The required character Windows Key xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx which I obtained using a registration key app but is not accepted by Microsoft so I cannot proceed to download an ISO I believe the Key is correct as it matches what I recorded one year ago and is same using two different Key recovery apps The Lenovo website gave instructions for burning DVD's to be used for restoring the laptop to as released from factory settings I have successfully burned all three DVD's from the Recovery partition and since this is my last option and there is some uncertainty about whether or not I have the correct Windows Key I hesitate to proceed with this option because if I am asked to key in the Windows Key and it is not correct accepted I am in a worse position than I am was before I attempted recovery I can't find any references to exactly what happens using these reovery disks so I am uncertain if I'm going to encounter the potential for the Product key barrier So it all comes down to one question If I use these Recovery DVD's is the Windows registration key included already so I can restore to as new without hiccups If the Windows Key is stored in the recovery disks I can proceed and all will be well but if not I will be stuck
The site that you inputted your key does not accept OEM keys. Right click Computer > Properties. At the bottom of the page you will see your PID. If it has OEM in the PID then you cannot download an iso from Microsoft's site. You can input your key into the Ultimate PID checker and it will tell you the key is Valid.
If you created DVD's using lenovo's utility then you should not need to enter any key. It will be pre-activated.
When it asks you to login does it have a user and password box? Can you post a screen shot of the window?
i deleted lenovo recovery partition on g510 laptop and don't have recovery dvd.
i need to recover laptop to original state.
please help me
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Welcome to the Forums.
If you didn't create a recovery drive (using this method) then I recommend you contact lenovo on how to obtain a copy of the recovery disc which restores the preloaded Win8 OS, drivers, and apps.
Alternatively, if the machine came preloaded Windows 8 or Windows 8.1, you can try the following:
For Windows 8:
1. Obtain a Windows 8 installation disc and use it to reinstall Windows (if the system is preloaded with Windows 8, the installation will automatically detect the Win8 product key in the UEFI Firmware / BIOS and will automatically activate Windows).
2. From here, you can obtain the drivers from the G510 drivers page and/or upgrade to Windows 8.1 via the Windows Store (see this guide)
For Windows 8.1:
1. Check this guide on how to obtain a Windows 8.1 ISO (see Option One)
2. When finished, follow this guide to make a bootable UEFI Win8.1 installer via DVD or USB flashdrive and use it to install Windows (the installation should be able to detect the Windows 8.1 product key in the UEFI firmware that will let you activate Windows).
3. If successful, obtain the drivers from the G510 drivers page
If you have a recovery drive - that includes the recovery partition - made on one computer, but have a toshiba laptop with a bad drive (but the recovery partition is ok), can you replace/copy the partition on the recovery drive with the recovery partition from the bad laptop HD?
My friend's laptop would not boot, and would not factory recover, reset, or refresh. I tried to clone the hard drive before I started messing with the disc. It would not clone, but I was able to copy the recovery partition to a USB drive.
He never make recovery discs, so could not re-install, but I can borrow the recovery drive that my aunt made for her laptop.
There may be a couple problems with that. The Factory Image is too large to be just copied to a Fat32 partition, so it has to be divided in sections. You could do that using DISM and put the .swm files in the sources folder. Not even a guess as to whether it would work.
There is other information concerning the configuration of the computer making the recovery drive. If it was made on a different computer, that info would probably be incorrect and not allow a reset.
I have never tried, but you might be able to copy the Factory image to a drive formatted as NTFS and then set the recovery to look for that file for a reset. Maybe you have already copied the entire recovery partition...
If you assume the factory image is the same for both systems, can you copy the entire Recovery Image partition from the bad drive to the good drive?
Can I get some help with this please?
What make & Model.
We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
& made the Startup Repair CD.
startup repair disc-create
Did you make the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?
Well I finished my project - the program script allows me to create MBR and GPT hard drive partitions with a recovery image partition. The script also allows me to install 3 different versions of windows. and lastly it allows me to capture a recovery (push button reset) image. which can then be used to create recovery media..
Here is the Menu Snippet:
(A) CREATE A "BIOS_MBR TYPE" PARTITION STRUCTURE
(B) CREATE A "UEFI_GPT TYPE" PARTITION STRUCTURE
(C) CAPTURE AND CREATE A "BIOS_MBR TYPE" RECOVERY
(D) CAPTURE AND CREATE A "UEFI TYPE" RECOVERY
(I) INSTALL MICROSOFT WINDOWS FROM THIS USB DRIVE
(X) QUIT THIS PROGRAM
WinPE 5.1 was the preinstallation environment use for testing
Good one! I always have to go back and look up the procedure and commands when doing this. Really a help for an old brain.http://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/57595-create-recovery-partition-recovery-image.html
Dear Customer Service of HP I want to inform you about all your tips about making the Recovery partition as active is not working at all. I have changed as active and nothing. Is there anything else that I can doI have pavilion dv9819wm with vista home premium. I've format drive C with windows 7 and now the F11 is not starting the recovery partition. I tried also with the makeing the recovery partition active and still nothing.I download recovery partition software from official HP site and still nothing. The instalation is starting but at one point of the instalation it says "The recovery manager setup has stop working" and there is no solution online.Please if you can help me to get my original software. Thankking you in advanced
sounds like you need to order a set of recovery disks from hp, you can usually find them online at www.hp.com/support
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Does anyone know how to create an ISO from a recovery partition? I'm looking to create a bootable flash drive to install XP on my ASUS 1005HA. (I have Windows 7 starter, but I don't want to pay the 80 bones to upgrade to the full version.) I also have an ASUS 1000HA with XP--and the corresponding recovery partition--that I'd like to use to put XP on the new netbook. Unfortunately, I don't have a USB optical drive (I'm cheap--sue me) and so I need to use the bootable flash drive.
Long story short, I know how to make the bootable flash, but I need an XP recovery ISO to load onto it to allow me to install the OS. Anybody know how I can make one from the recovery partitions?
Using a recovery image from one PC to install on another PC with different hardware is not going to work.
Besides it is illegal, we cannot help with that here, read the site rules.
Other Illegal Activities - As you might expect, we don't want anything illegal going on here. Users cannot post hacks, cracks, pirated software, or anything of the like. Furthermore, we do not allow instructions on how to complete illegal activities, such as pirating. Please don't ask for advice on using illegal software, as it will be removed.Click to expand...
I earlier wanted to format my Lenovo laptop (with vista home basic SP1) but then dropped the idea when i found out i had not received the vista OS disc with the laptop.
Now i discovered tht a recovery cud be made from my computer itself through the recovery partition, but when i checked, the recovery partition SCREAMS THAT ITS 100% FREE! , although I have never formatted it since i bought it!
It was my understanding that a recovery is pre-installed...
Now i need to know if a recovery is still possible....!
As a bonus, my DVD optical drive is also not working!
Thanks in advance!
I would not be concerned, the partition is not the way to go, anyway. If you use the partition you must upadate, install software, change settings etc. Why not use the free Macrium Reflect, put an image on your hard drive (upadate once a month). When disaster comes use the image to reinstall. Hey its free and you do not have to worry about reinstalling software etc.
For the record the partion should really be there. You could donwload the free windirstat and see just what is on that hard drive.
For the record the partition is probably there, but they usually hide it. In that case Windirstat may not be of benefit, either.
EDIT: In addition, if you put the image on your external hard drive (as you should) you have protection even if the HD fails.
Hi everybody I have HP or Disks Partition Recovery Recovery Desktop with Windows Home Recovery Disks or Recovery Partition Premium When I was using Vista there was a difference between using recovery partition on the hard drive to restore Windows and Recovery disks that you create yourself The Recovery Partition one would only restore your computer to it's shipping condition - meaning that if I had partitioned the drive and had Windows partition separately Recovery Disks or Recovery Partition from my other files it will Recovery Disks or Recovery Partition erase all of it and get rid of that new partition of mine along with all my files If I used the disks - it will give me an option of shipping condition OR just to reinstall Windows partition of my drive so all other files are not erased In Windows the created disks give me only one choice - Factory System Reset Does it mean that it will erase it ALL or just the Windows partition I really don't want to back up GB of my data just need the Windows partition erased and reinstalled Will Recovery Disks do that or is there any other option for doing it with Windows
I would not run the Recovery Disks without backing up data. It doesn't sound like they will let you choose where to install Win7.
You can always borrow or locate a clean retail copy of your version Win7 to clean install with Product Key on your COA sticker on machine. Many tech enthusiasts do this to avoid the bloatware and useless factory utilities. Let us know if you want more information on this.
You can also make your own Win7 Backup image saved externally so you never have to reinstall or recover again, just reimage from the saved file. Backup Complete Computer - Create an Image Backup
High Guys and Girls I joined the forum for assistance with a botched using New Partition Recovery copy USB on on Recovery HDD recovery on a new HDD B From the beginning I created a Repair Disc Then I Xcopied the Recovery Partition files to an external HDD Years Recovery on New HDD using Recovery Partition copy on USB later tragedy Recovery on New HDD using Recovery Partition copy on USB struck and the HDD stopped working After a few attempts at recovering I concluded the HDD was dead Now I have a fresh HDD I can not receover with the Repair Disc anymore so I searched and found this article which seemed promising since I did a file copy of the RecPartition https guyrleech wordpress com le-usb-storage It wouldn't boot from the USB so I came here to request help when I found this by searching System Image Recovery - Restore Image Recovery on New HDD using Recovery Partition copy on USB on Computer in Windows The caveat at the top of the page fixed why the USB wasn't booting due to the Legacy setting in BIOS So I tried again and it appeared to be working so I let it run and postponed starting this thread After numerous Auto restarts and configuring quot Restoration Incomplete quot I get this message in CTOERROR flg ChkErrBB cmd Detect some error during PININST BBV error code x c The memory could not be read When I check the BurnBootMergeBBV log file this is what shows as failed Everything checks out until the section for Beginning of the EPSCT bbv CMD The last line shows quot CDC Checking Failed quot Result of Intel Smart Connect Technology Driver ERRORLEVEL - RESULT FAILED Everything subsequent shows quot Passed quot I select retry and get the same thing I've been up all day working on this so I'll have to start searching for the new ERR messages later A glance at the directory structure of C appears to have all of the Programs loaded in P-Files amp P-Files x Overall the installation takes up GB If you have tried this type of installation or have any tips on what the problem could be I'm all ears err eyes fingers screen and keyboard I guesshttp://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/72944-recovery-new-hdd-using-recovery-partition-copy-usb.html
Hello new to the fourms here i hope to be a contrubuiting member Anyways onto my dilema I had recently purchased a new Emachines C for a client of mine however the machine only comes with XP Home on it the machine is recovery system recovery using partition being used for card access so I needed to install XP professional onto it Well I went out purchased the upgrade and well being the man that i am I completly disreguarded the little set of instructions that said quot please insert the upgrade disk After the computer has started up quot Soo what I did was I inserted the disk before it started up went into the windows installiation screen and installed it onto the main partition there were two partitions by the way one of them one i left alone was a partition housing the recovery-cd information see emachines does not give you a copy of the recovery cd's instead you need to make your own with a program emachine's provides system recovery using recovery partition with the system please note that i did not reformat the partition completly so i didn't reformat it to ntfs i left it as so and just overwritten the OS files now when i system recovery using recovery partition boot the computer it says quot Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt lt Windows Root gt system hal dll please re-install a copy of the above file quot so im basicly screwed I have a copy of ERD Commander like a system utilities bootable enviroment and theres a nifty program on it to assist in restoring the system back to a previous wipe it specificaly says quot incase of an accidently reformatt quot but im not sure what to do with the files it finds some are orphaned and whatnot just clueless here Anyways emachines is shipping me a set of recovery cds which should be here in - days which isn't good for me because without this pc the building is well defenceless in terms of door security So heres what I was thinking what if i install a copy of windows home or professional i have a few copies laying around but the product keys has been registered so the purpose of me doing this would just be so i can have some sort of OS to do the following since the recovery partition is still intact Does anyone here know of a way that I can somehow access the files on this partition to make the restore cd's the phone-tech person said that i can not do this they are bootable files iso's but that doesn't mean that Someone outthere might know something any help is GREATLY appreciated thank you
see if there is something among this lot to acheive what you want
Since I'm not an expert at present I can't do a lot to help others in this forum solve their problems So I figure that the most helpful thing I can do is post enough information that hopefully others can learn from my experiences That's why I'm putting so much documentation Partition Resize Partition Failure Recovery 2) (Part - PW found issues into this thread I have a WD TB external hard drive that I use for both System Image and data file backups A week ago I was trying to resize one of its partitions and the process got hung up partway through I took some steps to try to address any problems that may have resulted but apparently I didn't do enough Here's the background nbsp nbsp Quote Originally Posted by LaurieD I was using Paragon Hard Disk Manager to resize a partition on a WD TB external hard drive I let the process run overnight and somehow it was interrupted during the Quick Data Moving step Upon resuming the program indicated Resize Partition Failure (Part 2) - PW Partition Recovery found issues it had data that still needed to be moved so I let it continue The process apparently stopped at the quot Rebuilding Partitions Info quot stage - neither the percent complete nor the elapsed time nor the time had remaining changed for at least the past - hours Until it suddenly stopped the elapsed time had been steadily growing I've attached a screenshot showing the Paragon dashboard and status windows nbsp nbsp Quote Originally Posted by LaurieD Update When I began to deal with the issue here were the results - I was able to close the Paragon app and its various windows without having to force it to close - I was able to reboot my laptop without having to force anything to close - Upon reboot I could see all of my partitions both on my internal drive and my external drive I immediately ran CHKDSK on each partition and each one passed with no errors except for the partition I had been trying to re-size - It had a corrupt attribute that said it was fixed and part of the free space was changed to show as being allocated - When I checked that space through Disk Management it had been set up as its own partition rather than being added to the partition I was trying to expand and in fact several sections of unallocated space were showing up in odd places - but the partitions that hold data appeared to be intact and the same size as they were before I started and I could see the files and folders that had been there before http www sevenforums com software -resize-partition-failure-process-stopped-no-error-message html
I read about PW Partition Recovery in one of the tutorials, so I ran a Quick Scan of the entire 2TB drive, with the following results (see screen shot).http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/365768-resize-partition-failure-part-2-pw-partition-recovery-found-issues.html
So a while ago my Manager can't HP Why Up Offi... Open save Recovery Manager/Back automatic updates told me I should upgrade to Windows on my Windows Why can't HP Recovery Manager/Back Up Manager save Open Offi... computer I did I've used it find for a while and then suddenly Why can't HP Recovery Manager/Back Up Manager save Open Offi... it started repairing itself and I got one of those bsod that eventually lead me to a nbsp pick a keyboard set up It of course made it so that I couldn't use any ports keyboards or mice no matter which I used After some reading I was told to go back to factory settings but before I did that I used the backup manager that HP offers I selected music videos and documents actually I think I selected all of the available options Anyhow once my computer was finished backing itself up onto my external harddrive with the HP program I reset the computer back to factory settings Upon opening the recovery manager and searching through my recovered files i have everything except my Open Office Files Is there a reason why this happened Did I do something wrong Does anyone know why it wouldn't have accepted those as documents to back up I'm extremely frustrated as I am a writer a poor one obviously since I have to use a free program instead of Microsoft Office and everything I was working on is simply gone with no explanation nbsp nbsp Can anyone help me understand Possibly even help me find the files if they are somewhere not quite so obvioushttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/Why-can-t-HP-Recovery-Manager-Back-Up-Manager-save-Open/td-p/5850885
As the topic says; after installation of a fresh copy from the original disc win7, my second partition "D" has been renamed itself to the Recovery Partition. You can see it only in the application "Disk Management". I do not have access into it at all. When I click the right mouse button ?help? option appears only . There are very important files to me.
I tried to use EASEUS Partition Master but I'm afraid of losing data.
Have you taken the install disc out ? Sounds dumb but the d: partition is generally a reserved partition and indicates your CD-ROM drive, to me it looks like your install disc, the file system is UDF which is universal disc format, you have two recovery partitions on top. Remove the disk, reboot. Then choose a different letter other than D for your recovery partition.. Best to start with z
The fact that the file encryption is UDF, you will not have the ability to modify it, its not NTFS, FAT or FAT32.
currently I am using vista ultimate. I have only one partition (C:)
i want to install vista home premium onto (C:) but my dvd/cd drive does not work. I do not have (or want to use) a portable DVD/CD drive to reformat.
Im thinking of creating another partition (D:) and then transfering the "bootable folder for home premium", from another computer to (D:) via usb drive.
Can I boot from this new partition (D:) and reformat (C:)?
Shrink the HDD --> http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/w...n-my-hard-disk
However, Vista must be installed from DVD.
Regards. . .
I deleted the unwanted recovery partitions on windows 8.1 using 'Diskpart'.The unallocated memories were created but they cannot be used to extend any other partitions even by using Diskpart.I am just able to create them as normal partitions buth
not by combining them but each seperately.Any solution for this...pls...
Need some help. I recently bought Acer Aspire 5560G. It comes with 500GB HDD with only one partition which is drive C. There are 2 hidden partitions as well. I would like to split my drive C in 2 partitions without effecting my Recovery partition. Is it possible??? if yes than what's the best way?? Help would be highly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
I think the easiest way to accomplish that is to shrink your C: partition. That will create unallocated space. And the unallocated space can be used to create a new partition.
Partition or Volume - Shrink
Partition or Volume - Create New
Is there a way to boot directly off of D:(recovery partition) so i can restore my gateway laptop to factory settings? Right now I get a "BOOTMGR is missing" error message. The C: drive is completely gone, but like i said, the recovery partition is intact.
Thanks in advance.
Edit: I tried hitting f11 at startup to bring up gateways recovery menu, but again nothing. I have the windows vista recovery environment disc also if that helps.
There are files on c: used by the recovery partition on d:
Boot with your Vista recovery DVD and reinstall Vista.
Regards. . .
I have a hp pavilion g7-1219wm Notebook PC and upgraded from windows 7 home premium to the new windows 10 and the hp set up manager and hp recovery manager will not open the user account control says this app has been blocked for your protection. I do not know if my Norton 360 is blocking it or what. Windows 10 also did not load the hp wifi connection manager. My hp launch box ans hp support assistant works fine. Does anyone else have this problem?
I have a HP Pavilion g6 Notebook PC and I have experienced the same problem with HP Setup Manager after upgradingfrom Windows 7 to Windows 10. It has also de-activated my Microsoft Office 2010 and completely got rid of my Norton antivirus program. Any suggestions would be most appreciated. Thanks WinonaJShttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-recovery-manager-and-hp-setup-manager-not-working-with/td-p/5176949
I have a Samsung Ultrabook series 5 laptop..some couple of month usage i completely remove my hard drive and change the windows 8 to windows 7..when i use windows 7 i realize windows 8 is much better then windows 7 so again i clean install of windows 8. i boot drive in PXE UEFI Only Mode.Some reserved partition created also 300MB Healthy Recovery Partition is Created.when i install a Samsung Recovery Solution Software it Says "Recovery Partition Does Not Exist"..What do i do.also when i refresh Pc it gives me Error "The Drive is Locked Where the Windows Installed" I want to make my Laptop like 1st time it was...
Can any one Please Help me...
I want to make my Laptop like 1st time it was
If you did not make the factory recovery discs during the initial setup of you laptop, your only recourse at this time is to order them from the manufacturer. You have no other options available at this time to recover your laptop to "factory status."
I just lost a partition. It changed, something happened I cannot access my hard drive now.
I have used R-Studio data recovery in past and it has worked well for me. I was just wondering what other people out there think is the best data recovery software for a lost or changed partition?
Hey guys I want to upgrade my gf's computer by putting in a new hdd that is double the size of her current hdd She has a dell which has two partitions one which is where the os is located and the with OS recovery partition [SOLVED] and partition HDD Cloning other one has a recovery partition which is activated [SOLVED] Cloning HDD with OS partition and recovery partition when I press ctrl f at boot up The recovery partition is a ghost software just for further information I read something on this thread http www techsupportforum com f on- html I plan to use drive image xml to do the clones What I plan to do is to clone each partition one at a time and than restore it on the new hdd which would have the same C partion for the OS the D for the recovery partition The question that I have is if when I complete the restoring of both the partitions will I be able to activate the recovery partition just by pressing ctrl f [SOLVED] Cloning HDD with OS partition and recovery partition as I did with the original hdd The reason that I am asking is because pressing ctrl f is the only way to use the recovery partition when it is needed Thank you
You have to also clone the MBR and partition table. Or you might be able to use the tool from the following web site to restore the Dell proprietary MBR:
Inside the Dell PC Restore Partition
Hi guys I am trying to fix this HP Compaq dx 2300 Microtower. It is running Windos XP Pro.When it is turned on there is a message on the screen that says:Boot from CDWarning: A partion overlaps your system recovery partition. Press F10 to start system recovery anyway or another key to delete the recovery partition.I did not press F10, instead i pressed any other key. The reason is because I think it will ask for a Restore CD when I press F10. and the restore CD will surely clean out everyting on the hard drive. How on earth can I get this message on screen out of the way....and is there another way around this ??Please help me......
Since this is an HP specific recovery partition, I really would suggest contacting HP Technical Support as they may have better information for you.I would suggest using their online chat since it is usually faster and they are more willing to help even out of warranty (in my experience)However if they refuse to help you out of warranty. (assuming it is out of warranty)My following suggestions are assuming that you have proper HP restore media (cd/dvd) in their entirety in proper format and are not scratched or damaged.Sometimes if the recovery partition of your hard drive is damaged, even doing a recovery using the cd/dvd is not going to re-write the recovery partition, it will only reformat and recover the main user parition.For that reason what I really would suggest is to backup your files, and reformat your hard drive from another computer. Then use the restore cd's to re-write the partitions on the drive.http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/194736/a-partition-overlaps-system-recovery-partition/
I was running partition magic to partiton an external hard drive but partiton magic took it upon itself to do...something to my recovery partition. the recovery partition doesnt show up. its there because the other partition software i use (minipartition) sees it and can view the files. i think maybe partiton magic unlabled it or something. PLEASE help. i have no idea what to do
That's no problem; try giving it a letter in Device Manager.
Drive Letter - Add, Change, or Remove in Windows 7 - Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to TSF by the way!
Help. My Hp Touchsmart 300 won't boot up windows it goes to the blue house screen when switched on. If I press F11 it will only let me do a system recovery with warning it will go back to factory setting. I want to "file back up program" but it is greyed off and won't let me click it.
Hello, Welcome to the HP Support forum. Thank you for post. Some (most) HP Recovery procedures include procedure to back-up files before the actual recovery process. However, yoy may back-up your files this way usig external software.Please, download GNU/Linux version - > Linux Mint XFCE 18 - Linux based OS. >> https://linuxmint.com/edition.php?id=222 Download/save the ISO image. You need to write it on a new blank DVD or on empty USB thumbdrive (min 2 GB capacity). How to create bootable ISO on USB device >> http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/create-a-usb-stick-on-windowsorHow to write ISO to DVD >> http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/burn-a-dvd-on-windows When ready with the USB drive or with the DVD: * Ensure Secure Boot is disabled.* Ensure Legacy mode is enabled.* Save the UEFI/BIOS changes.Details>> http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03653226 Eventually, please, shutdown the computer using the power button.Insert the Windows USB thumdrive or the DVD prepared previouslyPower on the PC.As soon as you press the power-on button, keep hitting the Esc button (like tap-tap-tap).This should open a HP Startup Menu which may look similar to this one Choose F9 to open Boot options. Select the thumb drive as boot option.You will now boot from Linux Mint media. Once ready and once you open the Files, you will notice it has automatically mounted your PC's HDD - you will be able to browse through your directories and copy/backup to external device the required files. Once ready, you can use the F11 option to reimage your PC / restote to factory default condition.Hope this helps, let me know how it goes.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/Recovery-manager/td-p/5840488
i have tried to installed hp recovery manager software from different setup .. but none of them works. recovery manager is not working in my pc.. how to download? where to get?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/hp-recovery-manager/td-p/5649923
Upgraded to Windows 7 from vista but now I cant revover my files that I backed up before to this version cause the hp recovery manager freezes around when it gets to 12% of the first disk. If possible I would like to get those files back. Any ideas anyone?
im having some very painful problems with my computer. i had to reformat my system so i made a backup using the HP recovery manager which backed my files in an external hardrive and they are names as Backup.001.exe and backup.002.fbw etc until 005
after i installed a fresh new vista i execute my backup.001.exe and when it tells me to click next it freezes for a minute then its back to normal and the next button dont work... (the next button does not take me to the next step of restoring, it stays in the same page)
the next button is active but does not take me to the next step so i cannot back my files up... i need help badly.. there is atleast 2 years of data in those backup files... i cannot get them running
i have Windows Vista Ultimate with 3 GB RAM
anybody??? i reli need help badly
New to the site, a little slow on computer knowledge and ill face it, I AM COMPLETELY INCOMPETENT WITH A PC. So, with that said...
I deleted my Recovery Manager feature off of Windows 7, wondering if it possible to recover? I wanted to restore back to factory settings but it fails every time, pretty sure it is due to the recovery manager being missing. Tried the F11 option also, still no hope. After hours of searching I now realize that it cannot just be added like a regular application but is there any possible way? I ordered the HP Recovery Disc hoping it holds an answer but I'm kinda in a time crunch. Any alternatives?
Even thought about upgrading Windows 7 but I'm guessing it wouldn't upgrade what isn't already there, correct?
Help is appreciated, and THANK YOU very, very much.
Hello and welcome to Bleepingcomputer.
Are you stating that you removed Windows system restore from your computer or are you referring to a third party recovery manager program?
Thanks in advance.
In my desktop PC, Windows 7 Professional 32 bit was preinstalled and recovery partition also available. But in the programe menu, HP Recovery Manager was not available. I have downloaded HP Recovery Manager software in several time and tried to install, but failed. I want to re-install windows through hp recovery manager. Please help me about the installation of HP Recovery Manager and how can I get this software. Sir, help me in details. My email- [email protected]http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-Recovery-Manager/td-p/5637770
ive recently created the recovery disc from the recovery manager, ive installed it, say it would turn my laptop to the original factory setting, after i installed it, everything is clear, as i expected, but however, now my laptop performance shrink ALOT! i mean ALOT! i cant even run Need For Speed Undercover properly in the lowest graphical settings, do anyone know whats the problem here?
ive checked the graphic card to see if its installed properly after the recovery and it is install and working properly, do anyone know the problem here?
however after the recovery, i didnt seen to care about the window update that much, could this be the problem?does updates make a difference? my laptop has Intel Dou Core @ 2GHz and has 2GB RAM, and graphics NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS, my laptop now cant even run games at high graphics setting where prior to the recovery i can and very smooth
Start by updating all of your drivers.
and yes, windows updates can make a huge difference. For example, no windows updates, no directx.
i have got a laptop acer aspire 5535 ! i wanna make a recovery disc !
but i was search in search box of start menu for recovery manager and i found nothing ....
perhaps i have delete the file and i dont remeber ...
i wanna format my laptop and can find the way ....
i am greek and i donno very good english ...
thanks for your time and assistance
Too many computer manufacturers don't furnish a Vista installation DVD with their pcs that are pre-installed with Vista. Often they only have a hidden recovery partition that you can access to take back your pc to its original factory installation state! (Thus you lose your data and all installed applications, setting changes, etc.)
If you don't have an installation DVD, then you cannot reinstall Vista without using this recovery partition, and you cannot access the new Vista Recovery Environment, which is what corresponds to XP's Recovery Console. So, if you don't have a Vista installation DVD, what do you do in order to access the Vista Recovery Environment, at least? You go to this site and download the makings for a recovery disk:
Windows Vista Recovery Disc Download — The NeoSmart Files
As far as formatting your hard disk, you can boot from the sytem recovery disk you download from the URL above, then go to the Command Prompt section of the Recovery Environment, then use the FORMAT command to format, as explained in this tutorial:
How to use the Command Prompt in the Vista Windows Recovery Environment
I read in another board that HP Recovery Manager can be accessed from the start menu. But it cannot be accessd from the Start Menu on my Windows 10 system! I haven't tried this recently, but can I still access it by pressing F11 immediately after switching on my PC? More importantly, can I still reset my PC to Factory Settings using the HP Recovery Manager now that I have Windows 10? If not, I might as well delete the HP recovery partition to free up space....http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/HP-Recovery-Manager/td-p/5800291
I was creating the recovery of window 8.1. I used HP recovery manager for creating recovery DVD's. It required 5 DVD.my two DVD's completed burnig process but 3rd DVD completed 80% or 85% and show ' error ' .I tried many times but it cannot work. So, please give me response What am i do in thi situayion..http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/recovery-manager/td-p/5643901
My question is hopefully simple. I recently reinstalled Windows 7 on my HP Pavilion 6000 series desktop using the HP Recovery Manager app built-in to the computer. The restore went well, without any hitches. What I need to know is whether the process wiped the hard drive clean. That is, is the data I created, e.g., Excel, Word files, etc., still there even though the file names, etc. have been deleted? Is the computer hard drive wiped such that I could donate the computer and not worry about someone using some data recover utility to find and recreat the data that was on my C:\ partition?http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/recovery-manager/td-p/5801144
Using an E-machines desk top with Vista 32-bit Home Premium.
Recently, I tried to install some service pack update & it wreaked havoc on my computer. After fiddling around with it (it had basically frozen while installing the pack), the whole thing ended up wiping Everything clean & in the end, I needed the install disc to fix it. (which I *just* found)
So now I'm stuck on some "Welcome Window" & it won't connect to the internet. I know the connection works, cause I'm using the same broadband line to it on my laptop now. I keep reading online about fixing w/ a "Recovery Manager" in the start menu, but I'm not seeing that anywhere. There's an error I see that says "Error 815"..."WAN miniport", etc.
What to do now? Thanks.
5 days. all is still quiet. * bump*http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/400403/help-w-recovery-manager/
Hi !I want to make a recovery disk for my envy- dv6 win 8 operating system.do I lose the ability to refresh and install win 8 from my Hdd and have to Install it every time from the recovery disk or refreshing windows from hdd is still available ?thanks.
Hi, The option to reinstall the OS from the hard drive partition will still be available after you create your recovery media. Regards, DP-Khttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/recovery-manager/td-p/5708685
Hi....I want to install a new operating system (linux) on my laptop and I havent made the recovery disk yet,after installing new operating system , can I do the recovery by the default recovery drive on my hdd without having the disks? in case I make the recovery disk , do I lose the the ability to recover from My hard drive recovery drive ? (Because my hdd drive is much safer than the Disks in case of protection)thanks.
Kooshan wrote:Hi....I want to install a new operating system (linux) on my laptop and I havent made the recovery disk yet,after installing new operating system , can I do the recovery by the default recovery drive on my hdd without having the disks? in case I make the recovery disk , do I lose the the ability to recover from My hard drive recovery drive ? (Because my hdd drive is much safer than the Disks in case of protection)thanks.Create a usb recovery flashdrive before you make any changes! Do not create a recovery disk set! A Recovery disk set is quite fragile and can be destroyed with a single scratch on the disk label. A usb recovery flashdrive is, unlike a recovery DVD, quite durable. If you install Linux on the hard disk it will change the bootloader if you are not careful and no longer allow you to boot to Windows. Making a usb recovery flashdrive will not remove the ability to use F11 unless you make any changes to the D: Recovery partition. That is where the Recovery Manager boots from when you use F11.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Recovery-manager/td-p/5709811
Hey from where to download hp recovery manger for windows 10 ? 2. when i purchase laptop i have pre installed windows 8.1 then i formatted and clean install windows 10. now how to get back like when we purchased new laptophttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/hp-recovery-manager/td-p/5648430
I have a 2 months old HP Pavilion DM1-3014AU running on windows 7 home basic.
My query is that if i delete the recovery partition, can i get it back if i restore the netbook to factory condition through recovery disks.
HP's recovery DVDs will not perform a Repair Install ...
It's also a good idea to make a Repair CD ...
After You remove the recovery partition .. W7 can resize the system partition to fill in the unused space ..
W7 can Extend or Shrink a partition.
Any partition resizing can be risky .. Make sure you have your data backed up.
I'm not sure about W7 .. but it used to be that if you removed the recovery partition ..
Then tried to use it to recover a HP supplied application ... it would know that the recovery partition was missing .. and ask for the recovery DVDs
Hi i have Windows 8 currently installed on my computer which i upgraded from windows 7, i am disliking windows 8 so i want to go back and i remeber there being a recovery manager on windows 7 but i can no longer find it on windows 8. i have looked in my C drive and cannot find it either.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/Recovery-Manager/td-p/5788307
My Hp Laptop Was In The Process Of Getting An OS Update & My Sister Turned It Off (As A Prank) Before Windows 10 Finished Installing. Long Story Short I Had To Reinstall Windows 7 On It But Before Downloading Win 10 I Had To Free Up Space On My Recovery (Partition). So I Formatted It. Now I Don't Have HP Recovery Manager Or Any Other HP Factory Apps. How Can I Get Those Back?
Hi, There's no download for Recovery Manager, but pretty much all the other software and drivers for your notebook can be downloaded from the link below. http://support.hp.com/us-en/drivers/selfservice/hp-pavilion-dv7-3100-entertainment-notebook-pc-serie... Regards, DP-Khttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Software-and-How-To-Questions/HP-Recovery-Manager/td-p/5693246
Is the HP Recovery Manager installed on this computer or does it have to be downloaded?If is installed how do I access it?Frank C
Hello, Thank you for posting in the HP Support forum. If the computer arrived with Windows preinstalled and if you did not attemp to manually remove HP Recovery manager software then it should be there. You can click on the Start button of Windows and type its name to search for it. If you would like to perform system recovery, here are the official instructions >> http://support.hp.com/bg-en/document/c04758961#AbT0 If you simply want to create recovery media, here are the official instructions >> http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03481733 (even though it states Win 8, it will work for Win 10, as well.) Please, let me know if this works for you.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/recovery-manager/td-p/5594026
I have pressed F11 key on startup and searched recovery manager on the search but hp recovery manager didnt come. Can anyone tell me what to do ?
Hello, Thank you for posting in the HP Support forum. Welcome! HP Recovery is only available for comuter that originally came with Windows preinstalled by HP (a.k.a. OEM Windows). It will appear if the recovery partitions are working and intact. Once you start your computer after pressing the power-on button, keep hitting the Esc button (like tap-tap-tap).Then an HP boot options will appear and you can choose the recovery options. Alternatively, start to Windows and load it from there. More information can be found in the HP official article >> http://support.hp.com/bg-en/document/c04758961 (Win 10)>> http://support.hp.com/bg-en/document/c03489643 (Win 8/8.1) If the recovery partitions are not working, if you want to recover your machine to factory default condition, you may have to reinstall Windows and/or purchase recovery media from HP to restore to factory default condition. Let me know if this works for you.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/where-is-recovery-manager/td-p/5653706
I got something buggy on my laptop, and i want to recover my laptop to the first time i got the pc. And when i downloading the recovery manager i got a message : This softpaq wil nott be installed on this pc beacuse HP Recovery Manager cannot be found in this system. Any help ?
Your specs say, HP PC with Windows 8 x86, therefore not Pre-installed, HP Recovery Manager would only work on the old OS & not on the upgraded OS.http://www.eightforums.com/performance-maintenance/24196-hp-recovery-manager.html
I accidentally uninstalled HP Recovery Manager. I tried doing a system restore but it did not help. Is there anyway I can download this program ? Thank you
shge123 Try this link: http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp45001-45500/sp45415.exe Good Luckhttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/HP-Recovery-Manager/td-p/5827287
If there's here any user with a Hewlett-Packard PC that has preinstalled Windows 7 , maybe has notice that has some recovery tools, which are call "Recovery Manager" and is showed in the start menu. Inside the program there are many options, and two of them are which I need further information. (Sory but the interface is in Spanish, anywhere options are positioned in the same place of the English version... I think :s)
One of them (mark as number 1 in red) allows to restore the computer to its original factory condition. So what I figure out is that the program will format the hard drive and will install install everything from scratch. Am I rigth?
The other option (mark as number 2 in red) allows to delete the recovery partition. Is that recovery partition the same which is common name as FACTORY_IMAGE ?
If anyone KNOWS something about this, please give me a hand, thanks.
Unless it gives you a further option for Non-Destructive Recovery which saves your files, a Factory Recovery will wipe the HD first before putting it back to factory condition.
It can also be run from boot by tapping the F11 key at bootup.
Make the Recovery Disk set from within that Windows7 utility now so you have another option, or can then consider wiping the Recovery partition although having it as another backup is probably wise with a Win7 computer.
Many tech enthusiasts find a clean-copy retail installer for their version to clean reinstall without the factory bloatware, using the Product Key on COA sticker on machine. In that case, you can wipe the HD before reinstalling, but make the Recovery disks first as sometimes the maker requires factory install to service hardware warranty.
HelloI have a laptop hp pavilion entertainment dv6500 and I needed to format it, but by mistake I formatted the recovery manager.Can I get/buy a recovery manager CD?Thank you
Yes you can purchase recovery CDs further instructions here Jameshttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Recovery-manager/td-p/5646134
I just deleted my recovery drive from my pc and lost my recovery drive and disk too how can i restore my pc or how to get recovery drive back.......http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/recovery-manager/td-p/5632778
Hi my Compaq presario laptop has been corrupted by a virus...unfortunately, I did not take a recovery disk. Although I am able to access my vista I am not sure if I make the recovery disk now, it will reset my comp to current condition(with viruses) or factory outlet ????? What should I do????
Backup your files, shut off the PC, turn power on again and keep tapping F11. That will get you to the reinstallation wizard - follow the prompts.
HP Notebook PCs*-* Using HP Backup and Recovery Manager*
Getting error code FFFFFF15 then i click on ok and come up with error code=45D can anyone tell me if this is a motherboard problem and will it be easier for me to buy a new laptop or to get it fixed
Please explain in more detail what you are attempting to do when you see the error code. Are you trying to perform an HP recovery for the notebook from the onboard HP Recovery Manager? Did you create USB or DVD recovery media? You can boot to recovery media to invoke the HP Recovery Manager and perform a recovery.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Hp-recovery-manager/td-p/5615762
hey does anyone know were i can get the recovery manager for my HP pavilion desktop computer a1253w?
ive looked for it everywere in my computer but it isnt there...
Originally Posted by vistafever
hey does anyone know were i can get the recovery manager for my HP pavilion desktop computer a1253w?
ive looked for it everywere in my computer but it isnt there...
Welcome to the forums!
According to the HP support website, here are the steps to use the recovery manager:
Starting the recovery from Windows Vista
Use the following steps to recover the computer starting from the Windows Vista desktop:
Turn off the computer.Disconnect all connected devices (such as the Personal Media Drive, USB drives, printer, and fax), remove media from drives, and remove any recently added internal hardware. Do not disconnect the monitor, keyboard, mouse, and power cord.Turn on the computer.From the Windows desktop click Start , and then All Programs .Click PC Help & Tools .Click Recovery Manager .
The Recovery Manager Welcome screen appears.Click Next . On the Software Program Re-installation screen select No , and then click Next .On the Hardware Re-installation screen select No , and then click Next .On the screen that prompts for Microsoft System Restore select No , and then click Next .The Recovery Manager prompts if you want to restore the computer to its original factory shipped condition. Click Yes , and then click Next .
The computer restarts and opens the Recovery Manager program.Click Next .On the Microsoft System Restore screen select No , and then click Next .Confirm that you want to run a System Recovery by selecting Yes , and then click Next .The Recovery Manager gives you the option of backing up your data files. Backing up your files is recommended. To back up your files select Yes , and then click Next . Follow the onscreen instructions.
If you do not want to backup your files, select No , and then click Next .After the System Recovery is complete, the computer restarts and continues into Windows setup. Complete the setup screens and wait until the computer finishes the setup. Then, turn off the computer, reconnect all peripheral devices, and turn on the computer.Before using the computer, update and protect your computer. Reinstall any virus and security software that was installed before the System Recovery.Reinstall any software applications that were added after puchasing the computer, and any files that were backed up.
If you can't access the recovery manager with these steps or it's not working, you'll need to order recovery disks from HP directly.
Please let us know if this works for you.
Here's the source URL which contains links that may be helpful to you: HP and Compaq Desktop PCs*-* Performing an HP System Recovery in Windows Vista*
When I open my HP Recovery Manager and select "yes" for the Software Program Re-Installation,
the Select a program to install window appears (like it should) EXCEPT it is EMPTY!!!!
Where is the list of all the programs that we installed on my computer when I first used it?
HP Pavilion dv7-1245dx
Vista Home Premium x64
Above link may answer any questions you have about HP's reovery manager.
Every time I use the magnify button on my microsoft comfort sculpt mouse the hp Recovery Manager screen opens up..... This is so agrivating.... is there anyway I can get this to stop.... and usually it is right where I am working...I am 70 years old and I need the magnify button....http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/HP-Recovery-Manager/td-p/5715741
Hello. When i start my computer it goes as usual, then when the windows icon is expected come it says ''Recovery Manager''Then it says ''The attempted to recovery has failed. Click one of these buttons'' with the options ''Save log, Ditails and try again'' the rest of the screen is black. Help please.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Recovery-Manager/td-p/5820114
Hi I have Hp-Labtop with windows 10 home edition, few days I think windows a liitle bit slow, So I decided to make a recoveryHp recovery manager gives a message that recovery parition is not found(recovery parition exists in my computer and I haven't touch it) I have split C into two paritions one for my files and other for windows, could this be the reason????also by mistake windows.old was deleted..... If I try to create recover disks through Recovery manager will this delete recovery parition or what???Help Pleasehttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Hp-Recovery-Manager/td-p/5814125
I want to restore my G60 to factory settings. It came preinstalled with Vista. Not sure if its 32 or 64 bit. When I enter the recovery manager, the directions state to make sure the wireless connection is enabled. The computer button is red indicating the wireless connection is turned off. I press it, and nothing happens, it remains red. I don't think the issue is the internet connection because if I boot up the computer normally I do get an internet connection. Not sure if I should continue to the next step in the recovery manager or not since I don't appear to have an internet connection in there. Help please. Thank you.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Operating-System-and-Recovery/Recovery-Manager/td-p/5728775