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Windows 7: Help files lost due to system restore

28 Oct 2010   #11

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

Get in the habit of making system images and this problem wont occur in the future....

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28 Oct 2010   #12

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

I'm mystified how there is a system image folder on E: drive that the user doesnt know about. Just back it up to an external drive (explore its contents in leisure), then delete from the hdd.
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28 Oct 2010   #13

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

It might be a good idea to keep your folder in a different location and have a shortcut to the folder on the desk top
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28 Oct 2010   #14

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bill2 View Post
I'm mystified how there is a system image folder on E: drive that the user doesnt know about. Just back it up to an external drive (explore its contents in leisure), then delete from the hdd.
as far as i know my hdd on hp laptop comes with only 2 drives ... d drive for in built hp recovery (fresh os install without dvd) and c drive for everything else. e drive is my optical drive. i've no idea what ur referring to. any way thnx for the help.
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