Solved Need Help Making Recovery Disc For Windows 8.1 Tags: Windows 8 Data Recovery Recovery Disk Last response: March 7, 2014 9:57 AM in Windows 8 Share pacificredhawk March 4, 2014 9:21:23 AM Hi all, I have a Lenovo that came with Windows 8 and recently upgraded to 8.1 It did not come with a recovery disk when I bought it. So, my question is: Can I make an optical recovery disk? Please tell me how? More about : making recovery disc windows Reply to pacificredhawk Best solution dodger46 a c 481 * Windows 8 March 4, 2014 11:34:25 PM You probably have a Recovery Partition which can be copied to Recovery Media. 16Gb USB drive is recommended, (Disk backup was never reliable, anyway!) See http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?D... Reply to dodger46 Share RushNReady March 7, 2014 9:57:14 AM yeah go to your search and type in file history ......then in bottom left there is system image back up..... that is what you need i have just backed up mine onto a spare 150g hdd i had . Reply to RushNReady m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !