Re: Recovery Partition
yea i guess your 100% right...thx!
"Jay Moore" wrote:
> Generally when someone deletes a partition and format the drive...depending
> on how they do it the partition data is either still there or it's been
> overwritten. There's no real way of telling unless you knew on what sectors
> the original partition existed on and could recreate a new table..but you
> run the risk of if it sat at the beginning of the drive, the repartitioning
> has already overwritten it.
> If you burned the CD's, you're fine. Honestly...I don't see where a
> tech-savvy person needs it. The recovery just restores your system to
> factory-new like conditions....If you know how to install windows and can
> obtain all the drivers you need (which i've yet to find a laptop manf that
> didn't have drivers for download) then, there's really no reason to use
> recovery..you're getting a better install of windows doing something fresh
> rather than dealing with the OEM installed stuff....
> "Altiar" <Altiar@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >A friend of mine formatted my laptop (Toshiba Satellite-windows vista
> > premium) and he deleted my 1.5GB recovery partition....
> > is there any way to retrieve this partition???