Windows 10: How can I configure Drive D:\ as a Recovery drive?

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
  1.    21 Feb 2017 #11

    Ztruker said: View Post
    How do I get the GUI boot menu back?
    Use the Edit Boot Menu option in EasyBCD and click on the box for Use Metro Bootloader.

    When you change or remove drive letters you do not have to change anything in the boot menu because the boot menu runs off the partition identifiers - not drive letters.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 1,981
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10
       22 Feb 2017 #12

    From an elevated command prompt type> bcdedit /set {bootmgr} displaybootmenu False
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  3. Posts : 1,981
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10
       22 Feb 2017 #13

    I don't know if all Windows PE when booted assign X: to the RAM disk
    YES

    And the system partition will usually be assigned Z:

    To prevent any conflict with any other drive letter assignment
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 1,981
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10
       22 Feb 2017 #14

    Re-worked Batch File to allow user to Select the options

    Batch File will ask for partition "Drive Letter"
    Batch File will ask you to type a "Name" for the Boot Menu Entry
    Batch File will ask you if you want to Display "Metro Boot Menu"
    By default batch sets a 10 second Timeout

    PESE_BootMenu_Option.7z
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  5. Posts : 5,684
    Windows 10 Pro X64 16299.192
       22 Feb 2017 #15

    @NavyLCDR, @Kyhi, thanks. Back to normal again.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


 
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Related Threads
After I did a clean install of Win10 about a year ago, I created a USB Recovery Drive. I also have a Norton Security Recovery Drive and Iíve created USB Bootable PE Rescue Disk by Kyhi. I also use Acronis to create regular full disk images and I...
Hi, just received my first custom laptop from PC Specialist, UK. Am unfamiliar with UEFI and want to configure the DVD drive as primary boot for disk imaging etc. However I can't see it listed in the bootable devices. PC Specialist doesn't...
Recovery Drive in General Support
Can I use the recovery drive I have for the first build or do I have to make a new one for this new build
Solved Recovery Drive in Performance & Maintenance
I have tried several times to create a system recovery drive on a USB. Followed the instructions to the letter, and used two different brand, brand new USB's. After initial start up it says I need a USB with at least 8 GB capacity, which...
Hi, Here is my situation: 1) the HD in my laptop was dying, so I ordered a replacement, and tried to create a recovery drive so that I could reinstall Win 10 when the replacement arrived 2) Windows asked me to use a drive of 16 gigs or...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:50.
Find Us