System restore

  Chopin 16:05 30 May 2004
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When I try to restore to an earlier state I get a message that there are no restore points. When I try to set a restore point I get a message that the system can't create one. Is there something that needs setting?

  VoG II 16:11 30 May 2004

If you have Windows XP then click here may help you.

  Graham ® 16:13 30 May 2004

Start, Programs, Accessories, System Tools, System Restore, System Restore Settings, Turn on System Restore.

  Chopin 16:41 30 May 2004

Thanks. I have Me edition. When I go through Start,Progs, Acc's, Syst Tools, System restore I don't have an option for settings.
If I go through Control Panel, Syst props, Performance, File System, Troubleshooting the Disable System Restore box is not ticked.
I have over 50GB clear.

  VoG II 16:56 30 May 2004
  Graham ® 16:57 30 May 2004

See if this applies

click here

Please ask if unsure about the Registry.

  Chopin 17:55 30 May 2004

It looks fearful - I don't know whether to attempt it or live without the restore function, as I have for 2 years.

  Chopin 20:14 30 May 2004

Thanks for pointing me in the right direction but I'll probably have to leave it. I'm closing the thread as resolved.

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