How to delete Windows 8. 1 Recovery Partition. Would be great to recover that 10 gb Recovery partition space now that the backup is created. I get 90 days free Signature support from Microsoft. So called them, but even after long wait, no one picked up the phone, so just hanged up. windows 8.1 recovery partition Windows 8. 1 partition recovery Execution: You can recover Windows 8. 1 partition data even from deleted or missing partitions Partition recovery is a process of recovering files and folders from missing deleted partitions which are erased or lost due to any technical or human errors.
I have tried to use the method to create a USB for recovery, since my recovery partition is for WIN 8, not 8. 1. I get the box to use the partition in the creation, but when I get to the end, I do not get the option to delete the disk partition. I ran the command prompt utility you demonstrate, and I do have the recovery windows 8.1 recovery partition
May 18, 2015 Microsoft Community Contributor. The Recovery partition you are looking at contains the Windows Recovery Tools image, which is what you boot to when you enter the Recovery Environment. The partition contains about 220 MB of files and is not used except to recovery operations. There is no need to optimize it. You do not have an OEM type Recovery Dec 04, 2014 I previously had windows 7 Home Basic 64 bit OS on my HP G62 laptop. I then upgraded(via Bootable USB Drive) to windows 8. 1. I'm having 15gb recovery partition of windows 7. So now I wanted to wipe 1 Answer 1. active oldest votes. up vote 1 down vote. Taken from this Microsoft TechNet blog article. Download the Windows 8. 1 Enterprise evaluation kit ( if you dont have installation media ) Note: Be sure to download the version of the evaluation kit ( 32bit vs 64bit ) that matches your Windows 8. 1 operating system installation. windows 8.1 recovery partition How can the answer be improved?