Windows 8: Create System Repair Disc

This section provides a tutorial example on how to create a system repair disc on Windows 8 system.

A "System Repair Disc" is a compact disc that can be used to boot your computer. It also contains Windows 8 system recovery tools that can help you recover Windows system from a serious error or restore your computer from a system image.

A "System Repair Disc" is a very important system recovery tool. You should create one as soon as you receives your Windows 8 computer.

1. Insert a black CD into the CD drive.

2. Go to "Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Windows 8 File Recovery" and click the "Create a system repair disc" link. You will see the "Create a system repair disc" screen with instructions.

3. Select the CD drive where the blank CD is inserted and click the "Create disc" button.

4. Wait for some time until the repair disc is created.

5. Review files on the repair disc. You should see "boot", "efi", "sources" folders and "bootmgr", "bootmgr.efi" files.

6. Take out the CD and label it "Windows 8 Repair Disc" for future use.

The picture below shows you the "Create a system repair disc" process on Windows 8 system:

Windows 8: Create System Repair Disc
Windows 8: Create System Repair Disc

Table of Contents

 About This Windows Security Book

 Windows 8: System Security Review

 Windows 8: System Security Protection

Windows 8 System Recovery

 Windows 8: System Recovery Options

 Windows 8: View Available Restore Points

 Windows 8: Restore Point Settings

 Windows 8: Create Restore Point

 Windows 8: Apply Restore Point

 Windows 8: Create System Image

Windows 8: Create System Repair Disc

 Windows 8: Boot from Repair Disc

 Windows 8: Modify UEFI Boot Order in BIOS

 Windows 8: Recovery Option 2 - System Image

 Windows 8: Verify Factory Reset

 Windows 8: Recovery Option 3 - Factory Reset

 Windows 8 Defender for Real-Time Protection

 Windows 7: System Security Review

 Windows 7: System Security Protection

 Windows 7 System Recovery

 Windows 7 Forefront Client Security

 Norton Power Eraser - Anti-Virus Scan Tool

 McAfee Virus and Malware Protection Tools

 Spybot - Spyware Blocker, Detection and Removal

 Keeping Firefox Secure

 Keeping IE (Internet Explorer) Secure

 Malware (Adware, Spyware, Trojan, Worm, and Virus)

 HijackThis - Browser Hijacker Diagnosis Tool

 IE Add-on Program Listing and Removal

 "Conduit Search" - Malware Detection and Removal

 "Tube Dimmer", "Scorpion Saver" or "Adpeak" Malware

 Malware Manual Removal Experience

 Vundo (VirtuMonde/VirtuMundo) - vtsts.dll Removal

 Trojan and Malware "Puper" Description and Removal

 VSToolbar (VSAdd-in.dll) - Description and Removal

 PWS (Password Stealer) Trojan Infection Removal

 MS08-001 Vulnerability on Windows Systems

 Antivirus System PRO


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