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Windows 10 Recovery Tool for 32 Bit and 64 Bit

Updated on Apr 08, 2019 by Jean to Backup and Recovery

Summary:
Windows 10 recovery tool comes to use when your PC isn't working well or won't start and you badly need to do a repair or restore a system restore point. Here, we picked up two of the best Windows 10 recovery tools in 2018 for both the 32-bit and 64-bit operating system for you. You can easily create your own customized bootable resuce disk by carefully reading this article.

Applies to: Windows 10 32-bit and 64-bit operating system

Creates on: An 8GB to 16GB USB flash drive

Windows 10 recovery tool is used to create a Windows 10 recovery drive. The time to make a Windows 10 recovery drive is before your PC dies. After reviewing so many advertised tools on the market, we picked up two of the best options for you regarding the effectiveness and ease of use. One is the Windows 10 built-in tool and the other is EaseUS Todo Backup, a third-party Windows backup software.

PAGE CONTENT:
Part One. How to Create a recovery drive with Windows 10 built-in recovery tool
Part Two. How to Create a recovery drive with EaseUS Todo Backup

How to Create a recovery drive with Windows 10 built-in recovery tool

Notice:
The recovery drive created by this way can help you troubleshoot and fix problems with your PC, even if it won't start. If you back up system files to this drive, you'll also be able to use it to reinstall Windows. If you chose not to back up system files when you created your recovery drive, Reset this PC and Recover from a drive won't be available.

Step 1. Insert the USB drive into your computer. In Windows 10 Control Panel, click "Recovery".

create a windows 10 recovery drive by using windows 10 recovery tool

Step 2. You'll arrive at the Advanced recovery tools area, choose "Create a recovery drive".

create a windows 10 recovery drive by using windows 10 recovery tool

Step 3. Tick the option "Back up system files to the recovery drive" if you wish to use the drive to reinstall Windows or restore a previous version of Windows. Click "Next".

create a windows 10 recovery drive by using windows 10 recovery tool

Step 4. Wait until the wizard prepares to copy files to your flash drive.

Step 5. Select your USB flash drive as the recovery drive and click Next.

Step 6. Confirm the warning message that "everything on the drive will be deleted. If you have any personal files on this drive, make sure you've backed up the files" and click "Create".

Step 7. When the final message "The recovery drive is ready" appears, click "Finish".

How to recover Windows 10 using the recovery drive:

Step 1. Connect the recovery drive and turn on your PC.

Step 2. Select "Troubleshoot" and choose one recovery option.

recover Windows 10 from the recovery drive

  • Restore from a system restore point by selecting "Advanced Options" > "System Restore". This will remove recently installed apps, drivers, and updates that might be causing your PC problems, but it won’t affect your personal files.
  • Select "Reset this PC" and then choose to keep or remove your files.
  • Select "Recover from a drive". This will reinstall Windows 10, and it'll also remove your personal files, apps, and drivers you installed, and changes you made to settings.

How to Create a recovery drive with EaseUS Todo Backup

Notice:
Create Emergency Disk is only for data & system restore when your PC can't start properly and you wish to restore from a backup image. It's not for any system repair purpose.

Step 1. Prepare a USB drive which can be written and read.

connet the USB to computer to create emergency disk

Step 2. Launch and install EaseUS Todo Backup on the Computer B

Step 3. Open the tool and click "Tools" > "Create Emergency Disk".

create WinPE emergency disk

Step 4. Select "Create WinPE emergency disk".

Step 5. Select a bootable media type: here we choose USB drive.

create emergency disk to a usb

Step 6. Click "Proceed" to create a bootable disk.

Now you have created your own EaseUS Todo Backup bootable USB recovery disk. Go back to the main window of EaseUS Todo Backup. You need to create a backup image according to your demand. For example, system backup, file backup, etc.

How to recover Windows 10 using the recovery drive:

Step 1. Connect the recovery drive and keep tapping "F2" while turning on your PC. Choose to boot from EaseUS Todo Backup.

Step 2. After accessing EaseUS Todo Backup, choose your system image or other backup images and click "Recovery".