Surface Go Tip: How to download the official recovery image

In this article, we will guide you how to download a right recovery image to create a recovery drive for resetting your Microsoft Surface Go.

Surface Go Tip: Downloading Surface Go Recovery Image

Microsoft finally unveiled its new 10-inch tablet with the new name “Microsoft Surface Go“. It’s over three years since the company released the Microsoft Surface 3 on May 5, 2015. In this new generation, it has much better features than its predecessor, including the new 10-inch PixelSense display with a higher DPI of 217, double performance, new 165° full friction kickstand, Windows Hello support, Surface Connect port, and a more rounded edge design.

Every Microsoft Surface PCs also comes with a recovery partition easy for you to reset your Surface back to factory settings if you needed. However, in case you can’t reset your Surface Go with the existing recovery partition or it doesn’t exist anymore, you can use a recovery drive instead. To create a recovery drive, you will need to have the official recovery image specifically for your Surface Go model.

In this tutorial, we will walk you through step-by-step how to download the right recovery image for your Surface Go.

There are two pieces of information that need to know when you want to download a correct recovery image for your Surface Go.

  1. Surface Model: Surface Go.
  2. Serial number: 12-digit number located under the kickstand.

Now you need to visit download a recovery image page on Surface support site.

2 Options to download Surface Recovery Image

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