10525 Upgrade adds new Recovery Partition

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  1. Posts : 9
    Windows 10

    Yeah, I'm keeping mine.

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  2. Posts : 3,865
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10

    Using the Windows 10 RESET feature is just like doing a Clean Install.. But if you remove WinRE you disable that RESET Feature..
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  3. Posts : 191
    Windows 10 Home 64 bit

    I upgraded from 8.1 and I have 4 partitions. System which is 450 MB, Windows 925.75 GB, Recovery 450 MB, and another Recovery partition of 4.88 GB. There is no D: partition on the HDD, D: is my DVD drive and E: is my BluRay drive. F: is my second HDD that is used for backups.

    I think the 4.88 GB one is from my OEM installation of Windows 8 which is what the computer came with.
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  4. Posts : 3,865
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10

    that is because windows 10 did not over-write your windows 8.1 Winre recovery partition, it created it's own partition..
    and yes the 5GB partition is most surely the oem recovery image partition for windows 8.1
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