Insert the HP Recovery media.
Access the system Startup menu.
For computers or tablets with keyboards attached, turn on or restart the computer or tablet,
quickly press esc, and then press
For tablets without keyboards, turn on or restart the tablet, quickly press and hold the volume up
button, and then select f9.
‒ or –
Turn on or restart the tablet, quickly press and hold the volume down button, and then select f9.
Select the optical drive or USB flash drive from which you want to boot, and then follow the on-screen
Using HP Sure Recover (select products only)
Select computer models are configured with HP Sure Recover, a PC OS recovery solution built into the
hardware and software. HP Sure Recover can fully restore the HP OS image without installed recovery
Using HP Sure Recover, an administrator or user can restore the system and install:
Latest version of the operating system
Platform-specific device drivers
Software applications, in the case of a custom image
To access the latest documentation for HP Sure Recover, go to http://www.hp.com/support. Follow the on-
screen instructions to find your product and locate your documentation.
Chapter 7 Backing up, restoring, and recovering
for boot options.