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Windows 7: cannot increase shadow capacity for System Restore

26 Oct 2013   #11
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

Open an elevated command prompt and run this command:

vssadmin resize shadowstorage /For=C: /On=C: /MaxSize=20%

or use any percentage you want.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Oct 2013   #12

Windows 10 Home 64-bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Open an elevated command prompt and run this command:

vssadmin resize shadowstorage /For=C: /On=C: /MaxSize=20%

or use any percentage you want.
I actually did some looking around here, and turned off the missing OS folder. I was then able to move the slider around to adjust System Restore. I believe I can now use System Restore better than ever, and hopefully without any problem.

Can someone tell me why I have a missing OS folder, and is it something to be concerned about? After turning off the drive for the missing folder, it disappeared.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 cannot increase shadow capacity for System Restore

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