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Windows 7: Can't create restore point, error 0x800423F4

08 Mar 2018   #1
walker99

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Can't create restore point, error 0x800423F4

I want to create restore points so if anything goes wrong, I can revert back. But now it's saying,

The restore point could not be created for the following reason:

The writer experienced a non-transient error. If the backup process is retried, the error is likely to reoccur.
(0x800423F4)

Please try again.

How do I solve it?


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10 Mar 2018   #2
Snick

Win 10 x64, Linux Lite, Win 7 x64, BlackArch, Kali, VMWare Workstation Player, OpenVPN
 
 

Is volume copy shadow service started and set automatic..
Start ORB search, type services.msc
click on services.msc
Scroll down to Volume Shadow Copy
double-click
in popup window startup type should be automatic
If not, select it from drop-down menu
click Apply then OK
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