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Windows 8 Recovery Media


Taff™

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Just managed to mess up my first Win 8 setup and can't access the Windows system. Can someone point me to a download for recovery media. (64 bit)?

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rdave13

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Give me Vista every time!

I'd stop glugging now.........

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rdave13

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I think it's becoming clear that to multi boot will take a new type of boot manager. In future, in my humble opinion, Windows, Linux and any other OS will have to be installed on different hard drives and not on partitions within the hard drive. I don't know what is really going on but think Microsoft is going for the "Apple" type of issuing new OSs.

I might be totally wrong, of course.

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Taff™

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Well I gave up on this setup and the machine went back to PCW. Techguys didn't have a rescue disk or USB memory stick rescue device. Simply exchanged the tower. Very courteous service with no fuss at all.

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brohan

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Luckily the Open Source community has worked hard at resolving the issues created by proprietary people trying to lock down the hardware we purchase with our hard earned dollars for themselves. In Ubuntu try the Boot-Repair found in the standard ppa

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