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Windows 7: BIG mistake, need help fast!

21 Dec 2010   #11
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sygnus21 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Windows7 creates a restore point automatically every time you install or uninstall something (Program, Updates). It also creates one (I think) once per week - used to be once per day in Vista.
Unless you turn this life saving feature off, which I don't suggest you do
Right, who would do that. Except maybe on a very small SSD where you are really fighting for space. But in this case you should image the system as often as needed - the system restore shedule scheme is probably a good guide.

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21 Dec 2010   #12

Windows 10 Pro

Good point about the SSD drives. Keep forgetting about how small those drives can be for the budget minded. In this case an image works as you suggest.
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