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Windows 7: How to save a restore point?

03 Aug 2014   #1
infeno161

Acer Windows 7 32bit
 
 
How to save a restore point?

[acer PC running win7 32bit]
Hello, I said in another thread, my pc will not boot. It happens quite often, but isnt usually a problem because I just go into safe mode with command prompt and do a restore to an earlier time point. However, this time the selected restore point (for whatever reason) was set to today... I could have changed it but stupidly I didnt. I beleive that was probably the source of my problem, as I basically set it to the day the crash happened. After it finished the restore process, windows still didnt boot, and I assumed this was because I set it to the wrong date. So I decided to do the whole process over again, however when I went into safe mode, typed in rstrui.exe on cmd like I usually do, it went to the restore page but said "no restore points found". So I figured I just had to click where it said to set a restore point, in system protection. It brought me to the system properties page, but there was no system protection tab...
So I'm basically asking, how can I set a restore point in safe mode with command prompt?
Thanks!


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03 Aug 2014   #2
LMiller7

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

I don't believe there is any way to create a restore point while in Safe Mode. This is a rather complex process and relies on services that do not run in Safe Mode.
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03 Aug 2014   #3
infeno161

Acer Windows 7 32bit
 
 

So, you're saying my computer is completely done for and there is no way to fix it? I will do a factory restore any day but I don't know how I can do that either. Help?
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