Windows 7 comes with the built-in ability of being able to create a System Repair Disk that can be used to recover from major issues.
The same recovery features can be found on the Windows 7 installation disc, but if you don't have an installation disc, or your was lost or damaged, you'll need this recovery disc to access the Windows 7 recovery features in case your system becomes seriously corrupt or unbootable.
What can Windows 7 system repair disc do for you?
The first thing a new Windows 7 user should do is create a System Repair Disc. With a System Repair Disc, you'll have access to Windows 7 diagnostic tools like Startup Repair, System Restore, System Image Recovery, Windows Memory Diagnostic, and Command Prompt.
Things you need:
1. A CD or DVD burner is necessary
2. A USB flash is not supported bootable System Repair media.
How to create a System Repair Disc?
Step 1: Click on Start -> All Programs -> Maintenance in order.
Step 2: Click on the Create a System Repair Discshortcut.
Step 3: Choose your optical disc drive from the Drive:drop-down box.
Step 4: Insert a blank CD or DVD in your optical drive.
Note: An empty CD should be large enough for a System Repair Disc.
Step 5: Click the Create disc button.
Step 6: After the System Repair Disc creation is complete, Windows 7 displays a dialog box that you can close by clicking the Close button.
Step 7: Click the OK button back on the original Create a system repair disc window that's now showing up on your screen.
Step 8: Label the CD or DVD as "Windows 7 System Repair Disc" and keep it someplace safe.
Well, sometimes, if you want to reset the forgotten Windows password, you can also use the System Repair Disc for your Windows password recovery.