You can not make recovery disks after upgrading to windows8, but here is a tip. IMMEDIATELY copy that winold folder to a flash drive or external hard drive. It will disapear after 30 days. This way, if you want to revert back to win7, you have the files and can copy that folder back to the C drive if neccessary.
Own a Predator Laptop? Then I bet you have learned a thing or two from beststevie. He has been helping out in this forum for quite a while and it's about time we recognized him for it. Thanks beststevie!