Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Windows 8 to have restore to factory setting option and other features


05 Mar 2011   #21

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Gornot View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Imperfect1 View Post
I would appreciate being able to restore to "X" also --- I spend a lot of time customizing practically everything on my system and hate the thought of having to do that all over again.
So why not simply use VirtualBox or something similar and instal Windows 7 as a virtual machine? Ever since I started poking around the system files to customize the OS I'd test it in a VM first.
I'm not sure what a System Restore type of function (i.e. restoring to "X") has to do with the regular usage of Win 7. But the answer to your question is that, being a legal professional, I need the functions of the full Windows and MS Office Suites loaded onto my system.

PS Although, testing apps in a vm IS a good idea --- but once tested and approved, I prefer (and need) to download them.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

06 Mar 2011   #22

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Exactly my thought, but when it comes to customizing the OS by changing the system files, you can never be too sure that everything would work flawlessly, hence the probable need to have another Windows 7 in VM for testing purposes only. I recently started doing this myself and the method is a real lifesaver in many occasions.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Mar 2011   #23

Windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 

In Windows 8 I would like to have a Muli Office as in Mac OS.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 Windows 8 to have restore to factory setting option and other features




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Windows 8 to have restore to factory setting option and other features
Thread Forum
Solved Cannot Update Windows After Factory Restore Windows Updates & Activation
How To Restore Windows 7 To Factory Setting? Backup and Restore
how do i restore factory setting in my toshiba nb305 General Discussion
Factory Setting Restore Installation & Setup
Inspiron N7110 Windows 7 needs reset to factory setting. Installation & Setup
need help with instaling windows 7 after factory recovery option.. Installation & Setup
Solved Factory Restore Windows 7 on HP Laptop. Backup and Restore

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:32 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33