System Restore has been turned off!!

  bamfiesler 09:38 07 Jul 2006
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Something has been dropped on my pc that has turned sysrestore off.I think I inadvertently click 'allow' ona Spybot window that popped up, and now I can't restore the pc.

Any ideas?

  VoG II 09:42 07 Jul 2006
  johnnyrocker 09:42 07 Jul 2006

as i see it if you cant now actually set restore to work maybe a repair/reinstall is only option?


johnny.

  bamfiesler 09:56 07 Jul 2006

It is on. I really don't want to go through a full day of reformat and reinstall - the thought of that is doing my head in. :-)

  rawprawn 11:47 07 Jul 2006

Try these two ways. First turn system restore Off and reboot, then turn it back on and reboot. If that doesn't work go to Start/Run/type sfc /scannow (watch the space between sfc and /) you will need your XP CD. That should repair any system restore problem files.

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