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Windows 7: Restore points are disappearing every time I reboot

18 Jul 2011   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

Go back into Event Viewer and click the Details tab for Error Event ID 10.

It should give you some idea as to what's going on.

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18 Jul 2011   #12

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit


Let's get back to your problem.

| type Create a Restore point and create a restore point.

Immediately thereafter,

System Restore

| type System Restore | Enter

Is the restore point listed? Yes or No.

System Restore Point - Create

Win | type Create Restore Point | ENTER |
CREATE button | type a name for the restore point |
CREATE button |
CLOSE button after creation complete |
OK button

WIN is the key with the wavy flag.
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18 Jul 2011   #13

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit

Yes, karlsnooks, all restore points are there, automatically generated by system and manually created too, I even rebooted. So, restore system is back to normal.

Seavixen32, unfortunately checking Event Details didn't give me any ideas I don't understand nothing!

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23 Jul 2011   #14

Win7 Ultimate 64bit

Quick question if I may. If you do have a System BIOS booting (one in XP and one in Windows 7), is it still normal to loose the restore points once you boot from one OS to another(as in dual-booting using one hdd with two partitions)??
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