Can a Trojan disable System Restore?

Answer As of 2010 there are viruses, Trojans, and spyware that are capable of disabling Microsoft's System Restore utility. If possible, a comprehensive virus scan should be performed before System Restor... Read More »

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Trojan and stuff in system restore?

if it was me to be totally sure it was fixed i would format the hard drive and reinstall windows with your recovery disc that you will have made when you got the pc new

I have a virus in my system. It is a back door trojan. I'm looking for a free download to clean my system.?

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My laptop which is just 6month's old used to system restore but the last 3times i have tried it won't restore?

Although we could go back and forth gathering details required to resolve your issue, I noticed one key piece of information...your laptop is ONLY 6 months old.Even if you did not purchase an exten... Read More »

Can"System Restore"be used to restore a program that was accidentally uninstalled?

The Windows System Restore utility will not restore an application that you have previously uninstalled or deleted. You should reinstall the software using the program's installation CD or a downlo... Read More »