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Windows 7: Why is scheduled system restore point running for hours?

23 Dec 2010   #1
GeneO

Windows 7 64 bit SP1. EFI boot partition, full EFI boot.
 
 
Why is scheduled system restore point running for hours?

So using 25% of my CPU for an hours now, the scheduled daily system restore point creation. I can manually create a restore point in no time:




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23 Dec 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Two quick solutions
Disable the automatic point creation from the task scheduler
and/or
download and use the free macrium reflect to make images
http://www.macrium.com/reflectfree.asp
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