1. Joined : Sep 2015
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    Windows 10
       10 Sep 2015 #1

    Windows 10 recovery disk in DVD?


    Is it possible to take Windows 10 recovery disk in a DVD? I know that recovery image can be created in a USB flash drive. Same possible with DVD?

    Thanks
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  2. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
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    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       10 Sep 2015 #2

    Yes, you can, I made one weeks ago.
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  3.    10 Sep 2015 #3

    OldMike65 said: View Post
    Yes, you can, I made one weeks ago.

    Same here! I've got 2 for safe keeping. . lol I have one at my desk in case i need it and one in my fire proof box in case the house catches fire.
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  4. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 18
    Windows 10
       10 Sep 2015 #4

    OldMike65 said: View Post
    Yes, you can, I made one weeks ago.
    How to?
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
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       10 Sep 2015 #5

    Joyous said: View Post
    How to?
    Looks like what I did make was a Repair disk Joyous, not a recovery disk. Looks like Windows 10 only gives you 1 choice to make the recovery disk on a USB drive. No choice for making one on a dvd. What you could do thou is make a complete backup of your Windows 10 partitions to a DVD using 3rd party backup program like Macrium Reflect which is a free program.
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  6. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 459
    Windows 10 Home
       11 Sep 2015 #6

    OldMike65 said: View Post
    Looks like what I did make was a Repair disk Joyous, not a recovery disk. Looks like Windows 10 only gives you 1 choice to make the recovery disk on a USB drive. No choice for making one on a dvd. What you could do thou is make a complete backup of your Windows 10 partitions to a DVD using 3rd party backup program like Macrium Reflect which is a free program.
    Yes, I made one and it was 25gb, way too big for one DVD @ 4.7gb
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  7. Joined : Aug 2015
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       11 Sep 2015 #7

    Yeah, I make complete system backups to my 2nd hard drive, about once a week lately cause of the tweaking I keep doing. This way I can choose which backup to restore incase I screw something up making changes.
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  8. Joined : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
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    Windows 10 Pro X64 14393.576
       11 Sep 2015 #8

    Depends on the size of the flash drive. If it will fit on a DVD (dual layer probably needed) then you can make and ISO from the flash drive then burn it to a DVD.
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