Want to Know Something about Computer Recovery Partition?
"Hello, everyone there! I recently buy a new laptop and create four partitions for the future use. However, when searching related partition information over the internet, there are many web friends who talk about the computer recovery partitions and say it is really workable when some computer problems happen to us all. However, I do know nothing about such recovery partition and don’t know how to create or operate it. Do you also get a recovery partition for your PC? How can I also create one for my compute? Thank you very much for any related suggestion here."
Hello, friends! If your new laptop is not been set with any recovery disk, you can create a hidden recovery partition on your own. Merely read more detailed information below and see what you are supposed to do.
What Is a Computer Recovery Partition?
Most of computer users do get accustomed to divide their installed internal hard disk into several partitions so that people could easily allocate their distinct data in different partitions based on their own needs or conditions. However, in daily use, except partitioning their PC hard disk into smaller sections for better data managing, people also especially create or set a special partition that often contains everything necessary to help them return their computers back to factory status when something bad or unexpected happens, like sudden system crash, virus infection, or power surge, serious PC data loss troubles and more. And that special PC partition is also widely called as "Recovery Partition". Moreover, generally, in case that the created recovery partition is deleted, formatted or damaged due to unintentionally operations and loses its function, people are also suggested to hide it till it is needed. That’s also why people often cannot find or visually see them generally.
Overall, the computer recovery partition really could be useful for you to restore your computer back to a desired point when something terrible happens to your PC.
How to Create a Computer Recovery Partition?
Also want to create a computer recovery partitions so that you can restore your PC even when there is a serious PC crash, system crash or related bad computer issues? OK! It could not really be difficult for people to add a recovery partition to his computer. However, in daily use, under different Windows OS version environments, people often do have different ways to set their computer. Therefore, you’d better search for your solutions over the internet. Here are some detailed steps for Windows 7 OS users:
Step1. Back up all important computer data on another computer hard disk or external drive in case of losing data.
Step2. Choose or create a free partition as the recovery partition.
Step3. Download or install your Windows operating system on this recovery partition.
Step4. Reset your computer boot device order.
And then, hide this recovery partition
* When there is no empty partition for you to take a needed recovery partition, remember to delete or shrink your partitions with enough free space to create a special partition for that.
* If you do not want to download and install the Windows 7 OS again, merely create a OS image with some related partition image software and save it on this recovery partition.
* In case that your PC will find no valid bootable device to set up, you’d better check the computer boot device order in BIOS interface after creating this recovery partition well.
How to Delete or Remove a Computer Recovery Partition?
You do have played a good habit to create data backups all the time and get no data loss trouble? Your computer hard disk is nearly out of space and the recovery partition extremely decreases the PC hard disk free space? Or your recovery partition is created by manufactures or others without your permissions? Really want to delete or remove this computer recovery partition right now? OK! Here are common steps for all Windows PC users:
Step1. Make computer partition data backups on another storage device.
Step2. Unhide your recovery partition if yours is hidden somehow.
Step3. Extract everything stored inside to another backup device or location in case of data loss.
Step4. Delete this partition in Disk Management as you often do.
* NO matter why you have to delete or remove this recovery partition, remember to create a recovery disk, CD or DVD instead, if it is necessary.
* No matter how good or bad your conditions are, remember to extract entire partition data to another PC or device in case of data loss troubles.
* Search for partition deleting, creating or removing software to help you, if you get no idea about deleting or removing your computer recovery partition.
How to Recover Data from Recovery Partition?
Have not hidden your computer recovery partition and delete or format it accidentally? Need recover data inside and also restore the common use of this recovery partition? OK! Do not panic! After deleting the recovery partition by mistake, you can go try deleted partition recovery software to retrieve deleted files from this deleted recovery partition. When you accidentally format your recovery partition, there is also formatted partition data recovery software to help you recover data from formatted partition with ease. Overall, when you really delete or lose something important there, go take chances with data recovery software.