How to Use Repair Disk Windows 7

To use the system repair disc Insert the system repair disc into your CD or DVD drive. Restart your computer using the computer's power button. If prompted, press any key to start the computer from the system repair disc. ... Choose your language settings, and then click Next. Select a recovery option, and then click Next.

If your Windows installation is messed up and you cannot figure out how to fix it, creating a system repair disk for Windows 7 can help you get your computer up and running again. In this article, we will show you how to create a disk and how to use it if you ever face any issues with your Windows 7 installation.

Creating the Disk

To create a system repair disk, go to Start and click on Control Panel. Next, click on System and Security and then Backup and Restore. Click on Create a System Repair Disk and select a CD/DVD drive. Insert a blank writable CD into the drive and click on Create Disk. You will now have a disk that can help you fix your Windows installation if things go wrong.

Using the Disk

If you cannot reach the desktop on your Windows computer, restart your computer with the Windows 7 installation repair disc in the disk drive. It will pop up with an option to install Windows in English. Click Next and then System Recovery Options. You will see options like Startup Repair, System Restore, System Image Recovery, and Windows Memory Diagnostic, among others.

To fix issues on your computer, you can run the Startup Repair right from the System Recovery Options. If that does not work, you can use the command prompt. Click on Command Prompt and type “FSC /scan now /offbootdir=c: /offwindir=c:windows” and hit Enter. This will check the disk for issues and fix them automatically.

In conclusion, creating a system repair disk for Windows 7 is a simple process that can help you fix issues with your Windows installation. It is always a good idea to have one on hand in case of emergencies. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to leave them in the comment section below.


What does Windows 7 repair disc do?
Using the Windows 7 System Repair Disc You can now boot from this disc to access System Recovery Options, the set of system recovery tools available for Windows 7. As with booting from any disc, you'll need to watch for a Press any key to boot from CD or DVD message on screen.
How do I start Windows 7 in repair mode?
Restart your computer.Press F8 before the Windows 7 logo appears.At the Advanced Boot Options menu, select the Repair your computer option.Press Enter.System Recovery Options should now be available.
How do I boot from a recovery disk Windows 7?
Restart your computer.As your computer restarts, press and hold the F8 key before the Windows logo appears to open the Advanced Boot Options menu. ... Use the Arrow keys to select Repair Your Computer, and then press Enter.More items...•
Can I install Windows 7 from repair disk?
Insert the Windows 7 installation or system repair DVD. If you created a system repair disc, you can insert that instead. If you don't have a Windows 7 DVD or system repair media but have access to a working computer with a DVD burner, you can use it to create a new installation disc.