How do I create restore CD from XP

  Seth Haniel 08:50 28 Feb 2008

on my old PC there was a link to Create a system restore CD from the Start menu (only one copy could be made)
was this an additional program or can anyone point me to the program??

  MAJ 08:58 28 Feb 2008

It was an additional program installed by the computer manufacturer. The only way to create a 'restore disk' if you don't have that option or a disk, is to Ghost the installation using a Program like Symantec Ghost, or, Acronis True Image.

  Graham. 09:01 28 Feb 2008

On my laptop, in System Tools, there is still a link to make a Recovery disc, even though I've already made one. Advent, XP Media Centre.

  Seth Haniel 09:05 28 Feb 2008

if you right click on link and go to properties where does the link point??

  Graham. 09:17 28 Feb 2008

I'll fire it up.

  Graham. 09:24 28 Feb 2008

It's in Programs, System Recovery, Recovery Media Centre.

Properties: C:\\WINDOWS\CREATOR\CD Creator.exe.

  Graham. 09:27 28 Feb 2008

Mmmm, if I launch it I get '...already created. You are not allowed to make another'.

Worth a try, though.

  Seth Haniel 10:06 28 Feb 2008

cheers will have a look tonight

  Seth Haniel 08:06 29 Feb 2008

it has a hidden partition on the 2nd drive so must be the only way with this pc

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