This is a guide about Dell recovery disks for the following versions of Windows: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8. A recovery disk is also known as a restore disc, repair disc, boot disc or rescue disk. Dell no longer ships operating system disks with new systems.
Data Recovery Services at Disk Doctors includes crashed hard drive recovery, RAID Recovery, Tape Recovery, Memory Cards USB Data Recovery and Undelete services either the data is lost by accidental formatting, deleted partition, corruption in Windows, Linux or Mac operating system. Thanks for the tips, they were very helpful.
I tried to take a different approach at first but failed. First attempt, I kept the bad/ old hard drive in the laptop, hook up a usb external drive and tried to copy the recovery console to the external by taking your directions and reversing some of the steps.