About recovery disk
Windows users may have the problems like system crash, hard drive failure, human’s unexpected operation, etc. Any of them will cause a big damage. In order to prevent those problems, Windows provides System Recovery Options, which allows you to restore computer to an earlier date to minimize the damage. But you need to prepare a recovery disk for Gateway first.
A recovery disk is also known as repair disc, boot disc, rescue disk or restore disc. When your system cannot boot normally, you can access System Recovery Options by booting a Windows installation disc. However, if you do not have a Windows installation disc, you can create system recovery disk for your Gateway to boot it, and restore your computer to a normal state.
How to create system recovery disk for Gateway?
There are many ways you can use to create system recovery disk for Gateway. You can use the Windows built-in tool to create system recovery disk, or use other powerful software to create Gateway system recovery disk.
Use Windows built-in tool to create Gateway system recovery disk
In Windows 7 or Windows 10, you can use the Backup and Restore to create system recovery disk with a CD/DVD, or USB drive. Insert the disc to your computer and make sure it is writable empty disk.
1. Open the Backup and Restore.
2. Click Create system repair disk in the left pane, and follow the instructions to finish the task.
While, if you are using Windows 8, you can create a system recovery disk with File History. You can open it by accessing Control Panel-> All Control Panel Items-> Recovery. Then, select Create a recovery drive to start the task.
When you have created system recovery disk for Gateway, you can use it to boot your computer when you need. You can enter the BIOS to change the boot order so that your computer can boot from the recovery disk. However, you may meet the problem that you cannot create a system recovery disk with an error message: System recovery disk could not be created (0x80070057). Fortunately, you can try some third party software to create Gateway system recovery disk.
Guide for create Gateway system recovery disk with AOMEI Backupper
AOMEI Backupper Professional is a powerful software that can be used for making system repair disc in simple steps. You can use it to create system recovery disk for Gateway, HP, Dell, Toshiba, Asus, etc, and it can work with all Windows PC users including Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP.
Step1.Connect your CD/DVD, USB drive, or other external hard drive to your computer and make sure it can be detected by your Gateway computer. Install and launch AOMEI Backupper. To create system recovery disk for Gateway, here you need to click Utilities, and then, select Create bootable Media.
Step2. Choose a type of bootable disc that you are trying to create. Click Next.
Step3.Select the storage device to specify the location path to export the ISO file. Click Next to start.
Create Gateway system recovery disk is such a simple thing with AOMEI Backupper. You can use the recovery disk to boot any Windows computer. Besides, AOMEI Backupper allows you to create a system image backup to the recovery disk or other storage devices so that you can boot your Gateway or other computer from the system repair disc and restore your computer. You can also create a recovery partition on your internal hard drive, which allows you to restore your computer when you need.
Tips: If you are a Windows Server user, the AOMEI Backupper Server edition is suitable for you.