HP USB Recovery Flash Disk Utility for use with computers running WIN 7/WIN 7 64 bit . The app is fairly compact tool, which has been designed to help you restore your laptop to its original state.
HP USB Recovery Flash Disk Utility is designed to be used on HP devices that have the ability to create removable recovery media. With it, you can facilitate the recovery process of restoring the original settings on your computer. As using this tool will remove the files which are stored in the personal folders it is recommended to backup your files ‘before’ beginning the recovery process.
Almost all HP laptops include the ability to store system details in a recovery partition which allows you to restore the system to its original factory settings without any additional tools. Unfortunately, this disk partition can be damaged by virus attacks or hardware failures therefore making it impossible to use the HP System Recovery.
As a disaster preparedness solution HP have designed this USB Recovery Flash Disk Utility, which can protect you from this possible scenario. With it, you can create a set of discs that can be used for manual recovery. The tool is designed for HP laptops, which do not have an optical disc drive.
In order to create the USB disk, the app transfers the data from the dedicated partition to a connected Flash drive. to two this, the USB flash drive requires a minimum 8 GB of storage.* The process is automated and requires almost no user interaction; simply rename the flash drive with an appropriate name.
Overall, the USB Recovery Flash Disk Utility is a handy tool to have in your kit, when you want to backup a recovery partition on a HP machine. Even if your laptop is recovery partition has been damaged you can make sure that your laptop can be restored.
*Cannot be used with portable hard drives.