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How to re-install win 8 from D drive if I can't start win

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    How to re-install win 8 from D drive if I can't start win


    My Lenovo crashed and won't start and I can't even get to the repair options screen. I backed up all my files by starting the computer from a flash drive with linux and accessing the files in read only mode. I don't know how to access the D-partition and recovery options though. Thanks for your help

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    windows 8.1 Update 1 Pro 64bit


    If you are unable to factory restore using the recovery partition from here
    Lenovo Technical Support: how to Lenovo Laptops - Restore factory settings
    you may order a recovery disk from Lenovo:
    How can I get a Product Recovery CD or DVD? - Lenovo Support (US)
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