Creating a Windows 10 Repair Boot USB Recovery Drive

This is a very important procedure you should carry out after installation of Windows 10, create a Windows 10 USB Recovery Drive.

Watch this video to learn how to create a Windows 10 USB Recovery Drive.

Creating and using a USB flash memory stick with recovery tools is quite easy, if you follow the steps described in this video tutorial.

If you run into problems with your PC, a USB recovery drive can help you troubleshoot and fix those problems, even if your PC won’t start.

Your PC might have come with a recovery image that’s used to refresh or reset your PC. The recovery image is stored on a dedicated recovery partition on your PC and is typically 3-6 GB in size. To save space on your PC, you can delete the recovery image from your PC and use a recovery drive instead. Windows 10 includes a built-in tool to create a USB recovery drive. Windows will let you know how big the recovery partition is, and you’ll need a USB flash drive at least that big.

*Warning*
Creating a recovery drive will erase anything already stored on your USB flash drive. Use an empty USB flash drive or make sure to transfer any important data from your USB flash drive to another storage device before using it to create a USB recovery drive.

A video explaining how to create the mentioned Windows 10 Repair/Boot CD or DVD can be viewed here.