What is Windows System Restore?

Answer Windows System Restore is a part of the Windows operating system. It allows the computer to revert to a previously archived state if a new piece of hardware or software causes the computer to malfu... Read More »

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How to Do System Restore on HP Computer With Windows Vista When Windows Does Not Load?

Every edition of the Microsoft Windows Vista operating system includes the System Restore application. Enabled by default, this feature periodically generates copies of critical drivers, files and ... Read More »

How to Use System Restore in Windows XP?

This is a great way to "turn back the sands of time" if you make a mistake on your desktop or a more permanent change.

What does system restore do in Windows XP?

Windows XP's "System Restore" brings your computer back to a previous state, according to Microsoft. You can do a restore in XP only as a administrator by going to "System Tools" under "Accessories... Read More »

How do I perform a system restore on Windows XP?

Open the System Restore WizardLog on to your computer using an administrator account. Click the "Start" button. Go to the "Programs" tab, point to "Accessories," select "System Tools," then click "... Read More »