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Windows 7: Selective allow programs to create restore points

30 May 2011   #1

windows 7 home premium 64-bit
Selective allow programs to create restore points

Is is possible to selectively allow certain programs to create restore points like firewall's allow programs to communicate through firewall?

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30 May 2011   #2

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Windows 7 x64

You can create tasks that will create restore points upon certain system/program events.
It's a slight bit more involved than just allowing a program through a firewall though.

To get you started on that path here is a basic tutorial on creating tasks in general.
Task Scheduler - Create New Task

There may be another way but that's the only one that's coming to mind for me at 4am
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30 May 2011   #3
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate


You may find Method Two of this tutorial at the link below of some use.

System Restore Point : Create at System Startup
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