I have spent more than two weeks in fixing this. Click on Repair your computer. Browse other questions tagged or. Boot from the Windows 8 DVD. This forum is so much of wealthy info and thanks to you all for helping folks like me. On the next page click on Advanced Options. Enterprise version is no use to you. Tried applying the image of the install. Created a Windows set up USB using my friend Enterprise DVD and overwrote the Install. I never imagined so quick replies from so many folks!
What a wonderful forum! Yes, but you will need bootable media, winpe preferably with something that can apply wim images, gimagex, or imagex. Now click on Troubleshoot. More details on this here - Alternatively you can download Lenovo One Key Recovery Engineer Edition.
You have a OEM key - Make sure it is OEM version of win8. The BIOS has UEFI. I copied the DISM files from my other computer and overwrote the ones on the setup usb disk that I created using the Enterprise DVD but this time when it came back to command prompt without throwing any error. What version did you have? OKR image : UltraISO:- You changed your partition size and now OKR no longer works. Can you get to a command prompt from booting with a System Repair Disc or Install or upgrade disc.
I never imagined so quick replies from so many folks. If so, how do I make sure I find and install the same version. Boot from the Windows 8 DVD.
Click on Startup repair and follow the on screen instructions. I can hear you all laughing! Ask in Lenovo forum if they can direct you to the One key Recovery Engineering download repair disc and how to fix your recovery button.