Accidentally Deleted Recovery Partition in HP – How to Deal with?

December 14, 2018

If you have accidentally deleted Recovery Partition in HP, Lenovo, Dell and other computers that running Windows, you can turn to partition recovery software to restore the deleted partition.

Help! I accidentally deleted my Recovery Partition

“My HP computer is running Windows 10 and I mistakenly deleted Recovery Partition in HP computer when I intended to delete another partition using Diskpart utility. Is the HP Recovery Partition important? Should I get the partition back? If I need to retrieve the partition, what should I do? Any advice will be greatly appreciated”

Overview of HP Recovery Partition

HP Recovery Partition contains a copy of all software installed at the factory including the Microsoft Operating System and supplemental products. Dell, Lenovo, or other computers can have such kind of recovery partition as well. With it, you can enter a specified key to boot into Recovery Environment to recover operating system to factory condition without a Windows installation disc, if there is anything happens to your OS. Therefore, it is necessary to keep it. Or you can copy HP Recovery Partition to another hard drive and then delete it.

If you have deleted the recovery partition and don’t have a copy of this partition, don’t worry! AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional, a powerful and reliable partition recovery tool, allows you to retrieve deleted recovery partition in HP, Lenovo, Dell and other computer in few clicks. It is especially designed for Windows OS, you can use it in Windows 10/8.1/8/7, XP or Vista based computer; if you and it is with user-friendly and concise graphic user interface, thus it is very easy to handle even for green hand.

Detailed steps to restore deleted partition

To restore accidentally deleted partition successfully, you should not reformat this partition, add new items to it or rebuild its partition table after deleting it mistakenly. Then, let’s see how AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional recovers deleted partition step-by-step (Supposed that you computer is running Windows 10).

Step 1. Install and launch AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional. Select Partition Recovery Wizard.

Recover Accidentally Deleted Partition

Step 2. In the pop-up window, choose the disk contains the removed Recovery Partition.

Select Disk

Step 3. Here offers you two search methods. It is recommended to choose the first one – Fast Search at first. If this way can’t found the removed Recovery Partition, you can try the second one.

Two Ways

Step 4. Choose the partition that you want to recover and click Proceed. After a while, you’ll be prompted that the operation is completed. Click “Finish” and you’ll see your Recovery Partition again.

Select Partition

PS.: If you can’t confirm what partition is the one that you need to recover, you can click Explore files in this selected partition to see what files stored on it.


You are very likely to delete partition including Recovery Partition in HP or other compute unintentionally using Diskpart utility, especially when you are unfamiliar with Windows. Fortunately, AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional enables you to find and recover the deleted Recovery Partition.

Besides, it is embedded with many features based on partition. For example, it is capable of cloning system HDD to SSD without reinstalling; it permits you to converting dynamic disk to basic without losing data and etc. Give it a shot and it will let you down!