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Windows 7: How Can I restore a folder back to a certain date? SOS

01 Oct 2014   #11
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I was NOT talking about System Restore! I was talking about Restore Points
Actually, you were talking about System Restore. Basically put, the Restore Points are the index of the files created by System Restore and saved on the Hard Disk Drive.
Some reading:
What is System Restore? - Windows Help

And don't confuse System Restore with Factory Restore [may be other names for the same thing]. Factory Restore usually wipes everything from the computer and re-installs to put the computer back to the condition it was in when it shipped from the factory.
I was talking about System Restore because I wanted to know when the restore points were made. Actually a Shadow Copy was made at that time Shadow Copy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Previous versions of files also uses the shadow copy mechanism Previous versions of files: frequently asked questions


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01 Oct 2014   #12
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Actually a Shadow Copy was made at that time
I didn't see VSS mentioned previously in this thread.
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