How to create System Restore and System Repair Disc in Windows 8

Microsoft has released Windows 8 Developer Preview for users to see the list of available features. Since this is a developer preview only it is quite possible that you might face problems while working on system. Listed below are the steps required for creating system restore and system repair disc in Windows 8

Create System Restore

Navigate to Control Panel –> System , then click System Protection. This would display the following System Properties window.

Windows 8 System Properties

Click the Create button under Protection Settings and enter a name for your restore point.

Windows 8 System Protection

This would start creating System Restore Point and finally will display a confirmation message.



Create System Repair Disc

Creating System Repair Disc will help you to access system recovery options. Windows 8 users can create system repair disc by navigating to Control Panel –> Action Center –> Restore Your Computer to earlier time. Now expand the Advanced Tools in Recovery window and click the Create System Repair Disc option.

Windows 8 Recovery

Insert a blank disc in CD/DVD Drive and click the Create disc button.

Windows 8 Create System Repair Disc

After preparing and creating the disc the following Using the system repair disc window will be displayed.


This would help you to recover and repair your Windows 8 system.

In Category: Windows, Windows 8

Ravi Shankar

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