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Lenovo Solution Center shows CD/DVD recovery media for Microsoft Windows 8 - ThinkCentre, ThinkStation, ThinkPad, IdeaPad, IdeaCentre

Symptom

When running Lenovo Solution Center in Microsoft Windows 8, a graphic text appears that suggests it is possible to create a factory recovery media CD or DVD.  This action is not possible and the only way to create recovery media on Microsoft Windows 8 is by using a USB memory key.

Affected configurations

The above symptom is associated with, but not limited to, the following systems:

  • ThinkCentre
  • ThinkStation
  • ThinkPad
  • IdeaPad
  • IdeaCentre

System is configured with:

Lenovo Solution Center

Applies To:

  • Microsoft Windows 8

Solution

The only way to create recovery media on Microsoft Windows 8 is by using a USB memory key.  For instructions on creating recovery media running Microsoft Windows 8, go to one of the following:

 

Additional Lenovo Support Information

  • Alias ID: SF13-D0030
  • Document ID: HT076692
  • Last Updated :17-06-2014
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