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System Recovery; Creating Recovery Media - Toshiba NB500 Series User Manual

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System Recovery

There is a hidden partition allocated on the hard disk drive for the System
Recovery Options in the event of a problem.
You can also create recovery media and restore the system.
The following items will be described in this section:
System Recovery Options
Create Recovery Media
Restoring the pre-installed software from your created Recovery Media
Restoring the pre-installed software from the Recovery hard disk drive
The System Recovery Options feature will be unusable if this partition is
System Recovery Options
The System Recovery Options feature is installed on the hard disk when
shipped from the factory. The System Recovery Options menu includes
tools to repair startup problems, run diagnostics or restore the system.
See the Windows Help and Support content for more information about
Startup Repair.
The System Recovery Options can also be run manually to repair
The procedure is as follows. Follow the instructions shown on the on-
screen menu.
1. Turn off the computer.
2. While holding the F8 key, turn on the computer.
3. The Advanced Boot Options menu will be displayed. Use the arrow
keys to select Repair Your Computer and press ENTER.
4. Follow the on-screen instructions.
Check your Windows
system (including the system image backup feature).

Creating Recovery Media

This section describes how to create Recovery Media.
Be sure to connect the AC adaptor when you create Recovery Media.
Be sure to close all other software programs except the Recovery
Media Creator.
Do not run software such as screen savers which can put a heavy load
on the CPU.
Operate the computer at full power.
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