How to create a new HP recovery partition

How to partition your hard drive is the first thing that should be done before installing Windows. How to partition the hard drive means dividing the hard drive into multiple partitions, which will appear as “C”, “D”, “E” and so on in Windows Explorer. Most hard drives have one partition, the “C” partition. Sometimes the hard drive is provided with an additional recovery partition by the computer manufacturer and is usually hidden. Never delete this partition unless you are sure about what you are doing. HP computers come with recovery tools to help with partition creation. Things You’ll Need
HP Recovery Tools CD
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Insert the “Recovery Tools” CD. Click “OK” to restart the PC and open the “Recovery Tools” CD menu.
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Click “Run Microsoft Recovery Console”, then select “Next”. After “Microsoft Recovery Console” has run through the system checks, press “R” to start the repair process.
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Enter the number of Windows installations you would like to log on to and press “Enter”. Enter the administrator password. If there is no password, press “Enter”.
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Type “diskpart” at the “C:\\Windows>” prompt. Use the “Down” and “Up” arrows to highlight the partition to create.
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Press the letter “C” to create the partition and enter the partition size. Press the “ESC” button when finished creating partitions.
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Remove the “Recovery Tools” CD from the drive and type “exit” at the prompt to restart the PC. Partitions have been created.

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