Call us: 1-888-347-5462  
Customer Login

Paragon Recovery Media Builder add-on


Paragon Recovery Media Builder add-on™ is a wizard that helps you prepare either Linux or WinPE-based bootable environment on a USB thumb drive or in an ISO image format. Containing a set of utilities corresponded to the purchased product, it will allow startup of your computer for maintenance or recovery purposes when OS is corrupted or cannot be used.



A WinPE environment offers excellent hardware support with a familiar Windows interface.

Unlike Boot Media Builder, Recovery Media Builder add-on doesn’t require to have Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) or Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) installed in the system. However, it can only be used under Windows 7 or higher (latest Windows Service Packs should be installed), and its functionality is rather limited.


Key Features of Paragon Recovery Media Builder add-on

  • An intuitive three-step wizard enables to build a WinPE environment on flash memory or in an ISO image format in several minutes
  • Doesn’t require Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) or Automated Installation Kit (WAIK)
  • Separate installation packages for building x86 or x64 WinPE media


How it works

  • Install the main Paragon’s product (otherwise you won’t be able to complete the operation)
  • Depending on your system, install either x86 or x64 package of Recovery Media Builder add-on
  • Plug in a thumb drive of at least 512 MBs in size. Please note all data on that drive will be deleted
  • Select: Start > Programs > Paragon Software > Recovery Media Builder add-on
  • The welcome page introduces the wizard’s functionality. Click Next to proceed
  • Select a thumb drive from the list of flash memory devices available in the system at the moment (if several), click Next to proceed
  • The whole operation takes a couple of minutes. As a result, you receive the required bootable media



If you’ve got Windows Vista or older, please use Paragon Boot Media Builder
to prepare the WinPE recovery environment.




US: 1-888-347-5462
UK: 44-800-047-0957
+49 (0)761-59018-201

Sales request

Related products