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Windows 7: Unable to restore system to more than 3 days ago

13 Nov 2010   #11
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PaulyC View Post
I tried vssadmin list shadows and all that happened was something flashed up on the screen and disappeared. I have restore points back to 3 Nov according to the system restore "select another date" screen.
You have to run Command Prompt as Administrator. Right click on the .exe or the shortcut and "run as admin".


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13 Nov 2010   #12
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

To augment WHSs valid advice I offer this tutorial
Elevated Command Prompt
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13 Nov 2010   #13
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by richc46 View Post
To augment WHSs valid advice I offer this tutorial
Elevated Command Prompt
Richard, I love the word "augment" - très recherché.
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