To recover from a system failure using Automated System Recovery


Make sure you have the following items before you begin the recovery procedure:

Your previously created Automated System Recovery (ASR) floppy disk.

Your previously created backup media.

The original operating system installation CD.


Insert the original operating system installation CD into your CD drive.


Restart your computer. If prompted to press a key in order to start the computer from CD, press the appropriate key.


Press F2 when prompted during the text-only mode section of Setup. You will be prompted to insert the ASR floppy disk you have previously created.


Follow the directions on the screen.


ASR will not restore your data files. For more information about backing up and restoring your data files, click Related Topics.

Related Topics

Restoring files and folders

Backing up files and folders

Create an Automated System Recovery set using Backup

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