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Les28 15:14 06 May 08 Reading your posts again hiwatt, did you say you were looking in services for system restore, as far as I know there is no system restore I still think Windows XP was the best Microsoft OS ever (and Vista the worst). Andy, I know disabling the System Restore service will more than likely cure it, I was more interested in finding the cause of its constant reverting to being back on. Microsoft thinks they know everything that is best for us and they take too much control. have a peek at these guys

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You may have to Register before you can post. If all else fails, I will do just that ... HTH Gre Reply With Quote 2010-01-07,16:09 #3 satrow View Profile View Forum Posts Super Moderator Join Date Dec 2009 Location Cardiff, UK Posts 4,679 Thanks 309 Thanked 604 Times in 503 When Bill Gates left Microsoft, the company's average IQ declined so much that they now do idiotic things like disable System Restore. Jim Murdock September 23, 2016 at 3:23 am

  1. Windows 10 has excellent ‘in-place upgrades' from build to build, but this interferes with System Restore in some way, therefore they are turned off.
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  4. Nobody is entirely sure, but some current theories are: On smaller devices (cheap tablets) with only 16 or 32gb of space, there isn't enough room to have a system restore file
  5. Hopefully not a lot - System Restore is only used when your computer is unable to start, bluescreens, or you experience random happenings in programs and can't fix any other way.
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  8. I love the idea of this, but still don't trust it entirely!
  9. skidzy 18:56 05 May 08 Do you have Norton installed ?
  10. This is unacceptable!

I have windows 8 pro installed on my system. Andy, I know disabling the System Restore service will more than likely cure it, I was more interested in finding the cause of its constant reverting to being back on. If all else fails, I will do just that ... If anyone has any more thoughts, or an official response from Microsoft, please let me know!

Google is even more guilty of the same thing. System Restore is too complicated for end users (might be true, but it is very useful when troubleshooting a client's computers!) Users thought System Restore was a replacement for a backup The larger you make this the more restore points you have and the further back in time you can go. hiwatt 18:34 05 May 08 Hi folks,I've just now came in and switched the computer on and again there are no restore points.I've had a look in services and can't find

System Restore is used to backup your computer's settings, not your files. Joe Joe Reply With Quote 2010-01-12,09:25 #7 rgerick View Profile View Forum Posts New Lounger Join Date Jan 2010 Location Tyler, TX Posts 23 Thanks 0 Thanked 1 Time in 1 How can I be notified when my favorite forums contain new threads? From the Desktop, in the search box type ‘System Protection' and press enter when ‘create a restore point // control panel' is displayed: Note under the protection column System (C:) (System),

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Reply With Quote 2010-01-07,17:19 #5 satrow View Profile View Forum Posts Super Moderator Join Date Dec 2009 Location Cardiff, UK Posts 4,679 Thanks 309 Thanked 604 Times in 503 Posts I'd More about the author Ask Windows 8 Forum Earn and Learn Program (EALP) - Windows 8Rankings 29-12-201201:37 AM #1 Unregistered System restore turns on itself As a rule I turn off system restore for windows All Rights Reserved. turn off the service.

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Les28 22:35 05 May 08 Don't know whether this site re third party tools running at boot time in Vista and missing restore points is any helpclick herewhether you could try hiwatt 09:26 05 May 08 Sfc /scannow did not find any integrity violations?Any ideas folks?Thanks. Having said that, the number of times I have visited clients and solved their issues with System Restore is uncountable!

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I did not like the update because it screwed up my monitor configuration and other nuisances and wanted to reverse it until I could get everything working like it did before Technology for the rest of us Home The Internet Explained Technical Stuff Projects Sixty Second Solutions About Me Search Why is System Restore turned off in Windows 10? (And how to Any ideas, please? hiwatt 21:02 05 May 08 No skidzy,no Norton.Avg 7.5,spyware blaster,spybot s&d and windows defender.Thanks.

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