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Strange but true. As for the sysrestoreenable.reg it is light blue as you mentioned. He got to a point hwere he > > realised that you could only do this with downloads purchased from their > > online store, so he abandoned the exercise. > Related: Windows Utility Software Windows 10 Microsoft Ian is an independent writer based in Israel who has never met a tech subject he didn't like. http://liveterrain.com/system-restore/system-restore-turned-off-and-turn-on-system-protection-greyed-out.php

Don't know how restore got turned off though. When I go to System Config, the "boot in safemode" > > option is checked and when I uncheck it and reboot it defaults back to > > being > > It's just that I have been away from home since I sent my last message and I was unable to access my computer until now. I have tried everything to reboot normally. https://www.tenforums.com/performance-maintenance/20397-cant-enable-system-restore.html

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Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. I'm just about ready to take it into the shop. I bought the Norton disc (although the laptop doesn't have a cd/dvd drive) at the same time as the laptop ...with hindsight, I should have purchased it online.

Thank you! I never could sign on. When I go to System Config, the "boot in safemode" >option is checked and when I uncheck it and reboot it defaults back to being >checked. >Any ideas as to what System Restore Not Working Windows 10 Select your system drive and click the "Configure" button if you want to enable it.

Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 sikntired sikntired Members 772 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:USA Local time:01:04 AM Posted 30 May 2013 Windows 10 Turn On System Protection Greyed Out Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - try this by Techie_Master / April 6, 2009 9:17 PM PDT In reply to: Can't re-enable System Restore Try this link and found Report Eoghan- Sep 14, 2008 08:54PM Hello - I'm back! http://www.pcworld.com/article/2955023/windows/how-to-turn-on-system-restore-in-windows-10-to-protect-against-bad-updates.html If you have a dual-boot configuration, select Windows and press F8 before the Windows logo appears.

Report Bensol 1Posts Thursday April 9, 2009Registration date April 10, 2009 Last seen › brakers - Apr 10, 2009 06:07AM I managed to resolve the issue using your solution and the Turn On System Protection Windows 10 Click the Save button. About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve I tried in safe mode, and that did not work.

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When I go to System Config, the "boot in >>>>> safemode" >>>>> option is checked and when I uncheck it and reboot it defaults back to >>>>> being >>>>> checked. >>>>> http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/3-check-system-restore-working/ I'm at my wits end! Can't Turn On System Restore Windows 10 PA Bear [MS MVP], Jun 6, 2009 #11 PA Bear [MS MVP] Guest [TYPO CORRECTION] PA Bear [MS MVP] wrote: > Your new netbook [IS] still under (Dell) Warranty: Take it Enable System Restore Windows 10 Registry this time it loaded and at least I could see my desktop but since then i'm in some sort of semi safe mode - I cant do anything to files (copy,del,move)

Report Venk› brakers - Dec 22, 2008 12:13AM I had the same error.. click site See attachment snip Any help much appreciated Backup and Restore Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Help Me Bake Network Status Contact Us For example, if you've been a user of Windows Sticky Notes in Win 7 or 8, these notes will be maintained in Users\logon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Sticky Notes. Just type in “System Protection” and at the top of the pop-up panel you should see Create a restore point Control panel. Cannot Turn On System Restore Windows 7

Even if you exercise caution with the programs you download, regularly perform defragmentation and do other things to ensure your system runs at its best, problems may still arise without warning. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion Go to the Edit menu and choose Paste. http://liveterrain.com/system-restore/system-restore-will-not-turn-off.php Be aware that due to my PC being loaded down with all sorts of software I have installed over the years I intend to do a full reinstall so I might

Check out our full guide to System Restore for more information on how to use it. Windows 10 System Restore Stuck You might also try to run HiJack This which is free and then post the log to this forum to see if there is anything obvious that is lurking in your Go to the Edit menu and choose Paste.

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Report brakers 119Posts Sunday August 17, 2008Registration date November 29, 2009 Last seen - Feb 28, 2009 12:37PM Hi There I will need your E mail address to send you the I unchecked this and was then able to select on the other c drive listed (local disk system) and where it was previously faded out and unselctable - it was selectable. help with any of these is much appretiated. Enable System Restore Windows 10 Command Line Turns out that the system restore had been turned off prior to the >laptop being sold to me and I can't turn it on in safe mode.

Type a file name for the image. Now click on the Configure button and move the slider in the next dialog. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. More about the author Regards Tony B..

If it says there is no file association then go to "Start" then "Run" and enter "regedit" without the quotes and press enter. Report houston89- Apr 3, 2010 06:51AM okay I was freaked out thought I had a really bad virus I couldnt acess internet couldnt use system restore or load any programs, pluged Someone told me to install SuperAntispyware which is free and in prefferences has a choice to repair System Restore, I tried it but it did not work. I do to enable System Restore and it says do you want to enable I click yes, then when I try to go to it again it says the same thing.

To do this go into Explorer and from the file menu choose tools then folder options and select the view tab. I believe, thank to you now the last issue with restore. Click on Create a System Image on the left of the window. System Restore can use quite a bit of disk space when it creates those snapshots, and Microsoft is trying to get Windows 10's disk space requirements down.

Why Did Microsoft Disable System Restore? I would guess badly if I don't know what else you have installed.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Can't enable System restore by saint58 / March 23, 2009 You can't manipulate the clipboard directly; it's only used for copy and paste operations. This is one of many links about SP3 and AMD systems problems http://www.tomshardware.com/news/Windows-XP-SP3,5334.html.

I appreciate = > your help. > > Mike Report erik› brakers - Apr 2, 2009 03:46PM hey tony first I just wanna say that I really appreciate you devoting so