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Using DVD instead of USB as Recovery Drive in Windows 8.1

  1. #11


    Posts : 18
    Windows 8.1


    Brilliant, thanks.

    Much easier and cheaper to store a DVD disc and free up my USB stick.

    Would I just copy the files from the USB to the DVD as they are or would I need to create an ISO image containing them first and then burn that to the blank DVD?

    Regards..,

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  2. #12


    Posts : 2,690
    Windows 3.1 > Windows 10


    you would just copy and burn
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  3. #13


    Posts : 18
    Windows 8.1


    Thanks for the pointer, I have found a tutorial for this procedure.

    Kindest regards..,
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  4. #14


    Posts : 18
    Windows 8.1


    Excellent. 😀
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