How to create a recovery disc of Windows 8.1 RRS feed

  • Question

  • I need to find out if there is a way to create a recovery disc for Windows 8.1 with cd/dvd put into the driver, so that when Windows 10 crashes on me I have a way to get my pc back up and running please help. I do not have a USB.
    Wednesday, November 25, 2015 3:00 PM


  • Hi schwenk,

    Thank you for your question.

    We could open Control Pane\All Control Panel Items\Recovery, then click “create a recovery driver” to create recovery disc with CD/DVD.

    The more details could be referred to by the following link: 

    Best Regard,

    Jim Xu

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    • Proposed as answer by jim-xu Wednesday, December 2, 2015 4:53 AM
    • Marked as answer by Bruce WoodingModerator Friday, December 4, 2015 8:23 PM
    Thursday, November 26, 2015 5:28 AM