Installed Windows 7 Pro 64 bit on original Vista CQ60 and now can't do the system recovery

I have a Compaq Presario CQ60-320SA, which came with Vista Home Premium 32-bit and do a new install of 7 Pro 64-bit.  Now I want to go back but F11 does not work, and there is no recovery for a reason Manager any. The recovery partition is still there.

I don't have useful recovery discs because when I tried to make them when I got the laptop, the process has failed for an unknown reason (I asked the TechGuys, who suggested to use a better quality than DVD, but I don't bother).

What can I do?  Is my only option of order recovery disks?

The main point of this exercise is to get the original settings before you install Windows XP 32-bit.  Which is the best thing to do, or should I just go directly from 7 to XP?   Will I have problems if I decide to go back to XP?

Thank you

No, just be sure that install you XP to the right partition, (a greater) and not to the recovery partition.

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