System Restore

  tiberius 19:05 14 Sep 2008

Can anyone help me by explaining why I cannot get the system restore function to de anything but tell me that "restoration was unsuccessful"? This is the case however many restore points I try to use. It is switched on and I use XP.
I seem to have lost my financial accounts when for an unknown reason my Money Program was updated and attemts to restore have, as stated, failed miserably.
Many thanks

  woodchip 19:09 14 Sep 2008

Only way to get it back working is to turn it off then back on. You will lose all Restore Points

  mfletch 19:09 14 Sep 2008

Are you using Norton for your security?

If you are you have to temp turn it off then do a system restore then turn Norton back on,

You may be able to do this by right click on the Norton icon in the system tray {task bar} there may be a option there

  woodchip 19:13 14 Sep 2008

This could also be your problem click here

  provider 2 22:20 14 Sep 2008

The answers to Q (9) may be what you are looking for:

click here

  birdface 09:26 15 Sep 2008

Try doing it in safe mode.

  tiberius 10:57 15 Sep 2008

Many thanks to you all - Norton was the culprit.

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