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Windows 7: Setting restore points in Win7

28 Aug 2015   #1

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
Setting restore points in Win7

At wit’s end here for System Restore in Win7.

WhenI had XP Pro, I could set ‘restore points’ [ie, every 20hrs, daily, etc.] butnow that I had to change to Win7 [Thanks, Microsoft] I can never find a currentdate; other than ‘today’s date’. The only other set points are months inarrears… Is this because Seagate is backing up files ?

I did purchase a Seagate back up, but I believe it only backs up files, etc. [not really sure, but I know it’s always up to date]

WhenI check System Properties, the indicated settings are:

1. Local Disk [C][System] ON

2. Seagate BackupPlus Drive [K] OFF

Is there a way that I can set a Restore Point on the C-drive that will allow me to have a somewhat current restore point; of 20 hours, or whatever??

My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Aug 2015   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64


See if this tutorial will help. There are many great tutorials on this site.

System Restore Point : Create at System Startup
My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Aug 2015   #3

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
Thank you...

Thank you... I will give this a try.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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