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Procedure I am following is the same as given on your website. and hit Ctrl+Shift+Enter. PLEASE Help. worked right for me July 19, 2011 Brad How do i create a restore point for a time and date which does not appear on my list of restore points? Source

April 22, 2009 MICHELL I NEED HELPED MY COMPUTER IS TRIPPIN LOL I TURNED IT ON ONE DAY AND THE AUDIO WASNT WORKING IT SAYS IT DOES NOT HAVE A SOUND Essential Addons for Windows PART DEUX Essential Addons for Windows Sick and Tired of Windows? I have been given to understad that system does it automatically everyday. Conversely, restoring is also best done without a pile of programs loading on bootup.

The link to Shadow Copies on the System Restore screen is absent. jgw] Edited by jgweed, 12 January 2009 - 10:59 AM. Liverbird July 22, 2008 Joe I just wondered if there was any way of creating a restore point on another device - a USB memory stick or a CD/DVD. If it isn't, then set it, reboot and see if you can make a new restore point. __________________ MS MVP-Security 2006~2014 03-08-2008, 09:37 AM #5 vblguns Registered Member

Thanks I would really like to resolve this issue too. - Linda December 14, 2009 Jean Jr./ Poirier If I ‘m going to physically create a restore point I expected to Thank you September 24, 2010 john You computer should already have a restore point automaticaly saved,their are diffrent ways to find it.Look in the start icon on bottom left corner of Remove one link in the chain, and the chain is effectively broken. August 4, 2011 Nathan Woolums THANKS SO MUCH!!!

When I try to use my restore disk I get a blue screen error... Click the "Create" button to create a new restore point. Security software, including firewalls and antivirus suites, are sometimes the cause of restore point creation problems. Join Now Help Remember Me?

When I try to create one I get the error message that says [the restore point cant be created. So, this new Laptop is worth scrap for me. Can not just reinstall, the vendor disappeared, lol. We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Vista forum 5 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions icon http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/250607-44-windows-vista-create-restore-point My operating system was "factory" installed, unfortunately. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Can't create a system restore point in Vista This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our Thank U.

Get geeky trivia, fun facts, and much more. this contact form To do so, click Start menu, then type services.msc in the Start Search box (in non Windows Vista OS, click on Run command box), and hit Enter. You already touched on several things that might interfere with setting a Restore Point. I appreciate your help.

Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? Despite the fact that it tells me the restore point has been created, everytime I go into System Restore, I have no restore points! If you do not disable this feature, then System Restore will probably not work. http://skimwp.org/cannot-create/cannot-create-restore-point-in-vista.php I mention this last because it will remove all of your existing system restore points.

which is after the problem started, so no point in retoring when the virus was already there. The setup screen is grayed out so I can't change its settings. Sunny March 12, 2008 Liverbird For all those looking for help (not sure this site provides answers to your queries so I apologise if you do) try the computeractive forums: Readers


Posted by: Alex 05 Nov 2011 Well, I try to keep all data backed up to a separate drive so I don't lose anything. The cause of the lack of disc space? Use Add/Remove Programs on the Control Panel to remove software from your computer. see the checkmark?

I keep all photos, music, files and other stuff I don't want to lose on a Passport drive, and when Windows throws too big a rod, I just do a clean Acer suggested reverting back to the factory settings which means dumping everything that's on the drive. This really helped me out. http://skimwp.org/cannot-create/cannot-create-a-restore-point-vista.php Thanks DID YOU KNOW?Sold between 1908 and 1927, the Ford Model-T was the original best selling car: it sold over 16.5 million units and in 1914 it was estimated 9 out

Appreciate for you advice as I am a novice in IT. And please limit your remarks to 3-4 paragraphs. Wouldn't surprise me if the registry cleaners had a hand in this. Although I have 4 tabs ( Computer Name l Hardware l Advanced l Remote) I cannot find the ‘System Protection' tab.

Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion I can try anything not sure with for me. Click the Create button, and then the system will create the restore point. If you find this is not your problem search your hard drive for .wab file, then import the file back to OE using the method; Open the Address Book in Outlook

but a restore point can not be created and the same message is flashed. Any idea on how to fix this? January 14, 2008 Les In Windows Mail cannot get Contact Group to appear on toolbar. How do I enable restore point creation?

Navigate to your Vista system folder (i.e. Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefitsBecome a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook and Twitter Back to top Back to Windows Vista 1 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 1 guests, Just copy and paste from this box: Cannot Create a Restore Point (Ask Bob Rankin) This article was posted by Bob Rankin on 25 Oct 2011 For Fun: