system restore wont restore

  kench 22:15 26 Jul 2006
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Even though my system restore is turned on it wont restore to an earlier date,any advice anyone?

  ArrGee 00:05 27 Jul 2006

What antivirus apps do you have installed. Norton by any chance? With Norton GoBack active?

  fossy1 07:27 27 Jul 2006

I'm suffering the same problem.
Have AVG anti-virus

  Andsome 08:29 27 Jul 2006

Have you tried switching it off, rebooting then switching it back on? Worth a try.

  rawprawn 08:30 27 Jul 2006

Try this, turn system restore off and reboot, then turn it back on and reboot once more. WARNING you will lose all previous restore points but it should set a new system check point when it kicks in. If that doesn't work you will have to try a repair, Go to Start/Run and type sfc /scannow (exactly as it is here), hit enter and you will need your XP CD

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