System Restore

  Astrid 13:32 24 Nov 2008
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I started up my computer this morning and because I've recently had problems I decided to make a system restore point as everything was working fine. Since then I tried to view a programme with BBCiPlayer and have discovered that my DRM has failed so I have no licence. I tried to do a system restore but received the message that my system could not be restored, though it's only two hours or so since I made a restore point. I tried to do it for a day earlier but received the same message. Is there any solution to this apparent anomoly, i.e. making a restore point and then it not being possible to use it?

  rawprawn 13:47 24 Nov 2008

Have you tried to restore in Safe Mode?
Keep tapping F8 when booting to get into safe mode.

  Astrid 08:15 25 Nov 2008

Thank you for the advice on Safe Mode. In the end I didn't need to do it as I managed to repair the BBCiPlayer via their help list of problems. I shall remember the F8 in future though.

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