How to create W7 recovery media from retail Windows 8

I installed retail W8 on my new X230T upon purchase.
Q drive is preserved, however I cannot find a way to create recovery media from it.
Any suggestions?

I'm not sure you can, bitlocker ties your installation to the hardware.
"To P2V a BitLocker drive, please suspend the protection"
REF: http://blogs.technet.com/b/chrad/archive/2012/03/12/upgrading-to-windows-8-consumer-preview-just-got-easier-using-vhd-tools-to-p2v.aspx

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