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Create custom image of windows with bootable USB flash dr

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    Windows 8

    Create custom image of windows with bootable USB flash dr

    Good day...

    I wanted to create an image of my os and applications so i found the " recimg" in windows 8 and 8.1 and i did the image i needed but if i wanted to recovery this image how can i recover it in bios boot can i create for it a partition and make bootable USB flash drive or i can put it on external hard drive and also recover it from bios like "express recovery2 on gigabyte motherboard"


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    Windows 8.0 x64

    If you have a large enough USB stick you could use Macrium Reflect Free to put both the boot restore program and the image on the stick. There may be a way to do something similar with the Windows imaging tools but I have used 3rd party tools for so long I haven't tried the built-ins.

    Perhaps another poster can answer about using the Windows imaging tools.
    But the Macrium imaging is about as easy as it gets. No need to read the manual.
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