I assume the recovery disk would look for a partition on the HDD to restore from, therefore as its a new drive, I think you need to use the DVDs you made.
You shouldn't need the drivers as they should be part of the image on your DVDs.
This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.
Should I upgrade to Windows 10? 8 reasons why you should upgrade to Windows 10... and 2 why you…
We are being sold the ability to spend money we don't have. And we love it
IKinema aims to banish droopy shoulders and wonky spines in animated CG characters
How to use Apple Music in the UK: Complete guide to Apple Music's features