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Unable to create recovery disk.

Hello. I have a Toshiba L305D which I bought without a recovery medium and worse without a Recovery Disk Creator. I downloaded the software from the Toshiba website and installed it but on trying to run it, I got this error "No HDD area. The Toshiba Recovery Disk Creator cannot be launched". Could you please help? Thanks

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Hi there.
Sounds like the software could be corrupt, but there is an easier way to create a recovery disk, check this tutorial out >>>>>

http://createrecoverydisk.com/

If you need more advice please feel free to post back.

Good luck and thanks for using FixYa!!

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