Can I get to recovery manager from "Run" in Vista?

By glhglh
Sep 30, 2009
  1. i have been working on my daughters notebook for a few days. i finally discovered that the hard disk needed to be replaced. i just received the hard disk replacement, but i don't have a recovery disk. i can boot that computer in safe mode, but the start programs has no programs listed.

    does anyone know how i can open the recovery manager from the "run" command. or how to open it another way? Or, where i can find the command file?
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    The recovery data was on the failed drive... Reinstall Vista fresh
  3. glhglh

    glhglh TS Guru Topic Starter Posts: 662

    actually, i found the comand, and was lucky that the recover data was OK. this saved alot of time.

    Thank you for your help.
  4. adu123

    adu123 TS Maniac Posts: 278

    You can create recovery disk from "Recovery Disc Creation", (Start -> type recovery disc creation). If your hard drive fails again, you have back-up in the future.
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