Windows 10: Windows 10 Recovery Tools - Bootable Rescue Disk
I had missed this. Thanks so much!
Can this be executed somehow using a BCD editor when the system won't boot?
Hope your dad is doing well.
For OP benefit.
Run Macrium Reflect,
select restore tab,
click 'fix windows boot problems'.
It will now list Windows install(s)
Click next, finish and boot sectors will be rebuilt, even creating dual boot menus as appropriate.
This facility in Macrium is basic but just works with no effort.
Kyhi has done all the hard work putting it on the iso.
Kyhi - hope you are ok (often people forget the stress on family).
Thank You C, for the program details..
I'm doing good, got the options from the Dr. about my dad..
Because of his health there are no GOOD options for my 80 year old dad..
For every treatment option there is a down side or risk because of his health..
so the only less risky option, is cemo and radiation, with the hope of destroying the cancer cells
but the problem is (and the problem I'm having is) it is the same type cancer that I seen my mother fight for 2 years before it took her life last year.. She had no quality life for those 2 years and the treatment really took a serious toll on her..
This is so tough - it brings back painful memories of my dad dying. We basically lied saying the (placebo) drugs would help as we know he only had a few weeks to live.
Just before he died, he smiled and said he knew we were lying but played along for OUR sakes. I will always treasure that moment.
PM me anytime if you just need somebody to talk to or even shout at.
Always hope for the better. My father-in-law who was diagnosed for cancer in stomach 26 years before was operated and stomach was removed. Now he is alive without stomach for last 26 years even in his 86th age.
Not 100% certain but the 64 bit version will work on a UEFI or older legacy bios pc for sure, but the 32bit version may only work on older legacy bios pc.
Thanks - then maybe no real difference unless 64 bit version has 64 bit programs?
32bit OS supports both x86 and x64 Systems
64bit OS supports x64 Systems - and may contain x64 programs - although most are 32bit programs..
32bit programs and files are smaller then x64bit programs.. Better for PE
x64 OS supports more memory use - PE uses memory - x64 pretty much common place today with 8/10
So in closing x64 better for memory use and x32bit programs are smaller - both of which are perfect for PE..
Cool little trick with Kyhi's recovery drive: take a standard Windows 10 install USB flash drive, copy the boot.wim file from \sources from Kyhi's recovery drive to the \sources on the Windows 10 install USB flash drive (overwrite the old file). Now your Windows 10 install USB flash drive will boot into Kyhi's recovery drive giving you all those utilities. If you want to install Windows 10, run setup.exe from the USB flash drive from file explorer. Bonus! Two drives in one!
Have a new Double Power 8.1 Tablet that I've upgraded to Win 10. Now I've got it set up just right, I'm attempting to create a Rescue Disk. Purchased a 16gb micro-usb drive which is successfully recognized. Ran 'Create Rescue Disk' from Windows...
Does anyone know how this software can be configured to boot from usb on uefi/gpt.
I formatted usb using rufus on the relevant mode then dragged over the contents of another usb where it does work on bios/mbr set up.
But when booting...
I have a new laptop with win 7 pro installed. Once Win 10 is installed in July how will I be able to create a system restore disk?
Just sharing this.
I made another boo-boo today and deleted 500GB worth of media files (just movies and music). Don't ask me how because that's something nobody wants to do. :)
I don't keep a backup of these files. For me these are disposable...