I deleted system reserved
That's the location, as you probably know, for the Windows Recovery Environment files that puts "Repair Your Computer" on the Advanced Boot Options menu.Easy solution:
If you have the Windows 7 Installation DVD
, then you already have Windows Recovery Environment files. Just boot from DVD to repair your computer. If not
, then you can always create a Windows 7 Repair CD
. It does the same thing.Harder solution:
If you are want to create another partition on your hard drive to manually place the Windows Recovery Environment (Difficulty level: Advanced)
, you could have a read here: How to install Windows RE on the hard disk.
- Warning: You should always backup important files before partitioning a hard drive.
- You still need the Windows Installation media and Windows AIK.
- I have used the procedure in Step 2 (link "here") to add the WIM file to the C: drive and add "Repair Your Computer" option to a Vista computer. I did not create a separate partition. (Difficulty level: Moderate)