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Create a recovery drive

To create a recovery drive in Windows 11: In the search box on the task bar, search for Create a recovery drive and then select it. You might be asked to enter an admin password or confirm ... When the tool opens, make sure Back up system files to the recovery drive is selected and then select Next. ...

Create a recovery drive

To create a recovery drive in Windows 11: In the search box on the taskbar, search for Create a recovery drive and then select it. You might be asked to enter an admin password or confirm your ... When the tool opens, make sure Back up system files to the recovery drive is selected and then select ...

Create a USB recovery drive

To create a USB recovery drive Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search. (If you're using a mouse, point to the lower-right... Enter recovery drive in the search box, and then select Create a recovery drive. After the recovery drive tool opens, make sure the Copy the recovery ...

Recovery options in Windows

For a limited time after upgrading to Windows 10, you’ll be able to go back to your previous version of Windows by selecting the Start button, then select Settings > Update & Security > Recovery and then selecting Get started under Go back to the previous version of Windows 10. This will keep your personal files, but it'll remove apps and drivers installed after the upgrade, as well as any changes you made to settings.

Recover lost files on Windows 10

Press the Windows key, enter Windows File Recovery in the search box, and then select Windows File Recovery. When you are prompted to allow the app to make changes to your device, select Yes . In the Command Prompt window, enter the command in the following format:

Back up and restore your PC

To find restored files: Select the Start button, then select Computer. Double-click the icon of the drive that the files are saved on, for example C:\. Double-click the Users folder. You will see a folder for each user account. Double-click the folder for the user name that was used to create the ...

Backup and Restore in Windows

Connect the external storage device that contains your backup files. In the search box on the taskbar, type Control Panel, then select it from the list of results. In the search box in Control Panel, type File History. Select Save backup copies of your files with File History from the list of results. Follow the instructions to restore your files.

Recover lost or deleted files

Recover lost or deleted files. Windows 7. Note: If you've recently updated Windows 10 and are having problems finding files, see Find lost files after the upgrade to Windows 10. If you can't find a file on your computer or you accidently modified or deleted a file, you can restore it from a backup (if you're using Windows backup) or you can try ...

How to refresh, reset, or restore your PC

To reset your PC. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap Settings, and then tap Change PC settings. (If you're using a mouse, point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, click Settings, and then click Change PC settings .) Tap or click Update and recovery, and then tap or click Recovery.
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