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An application called Software distribution was installed, so a restore point was created before the app is installed. Thank goodness I don't have a laptop and can actually go on vacation and forget about it. REALLY APPRECAITE YOUR ADVICE ON THIS ONE Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Software Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums General Forums General Tech That was only about 10 years ago...I was in my 50's then. click site

Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsWindows XPSoftware Problems System Restore Tags:restoresystemComputer gophersmom March 27, 2009 at 09:25:33 Specs: Windows XP I want to do a system restore but I Can I just search for all 2,3,4's to find all the files that are duplicates? thank you for taking the time to read my signature lol! ;]" -- Kaiser Wilhelm Plankton Super Spam Squasher12 Reg: 26-Jul-2009 Posts: 922 Solutions: 3 Kudos: 168 Kudos1 Stats Re: Problem I guess righ now I am trying to find out what would cause the Restoration to be Incomplete? https://forums.techguy.org/threads/system-restore-no-changes-have-been-made-to-your-system.901827/

A little caution and common sense is all you need. Any comments and suggestions would be appreciated. I've had this happen from time to time.

  1. Then you can investigate other malware-spyware programs like Spybot, Adaware, etc for some extra protection.
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  3. Then I tried to undo the first system Restore that I did at 5:15 yesterday (which was to August 11th) - however that was not an option.

I also like the McAfee SiteAdvisor. I've always deleted them and had no ill effects from it.Also, if your system is running fine now, I'd recommend that you turn off System Restore to delete all those points Although I can create restore points, if I try to restore to a previous restore point I get a message that System Restore is "Unable To Restore............No Changes Have Been Made Read this article from Microsoft: Read: System Restore How to start System Restore by using the Command prompt: To start System Restore using the Command prompt, follow these steps: 1.

I don't know if this will help but listen to Plankton and I use to have to use SAFE MODE and I have XP..Gorpy 1 Thank God for people that can Back to top #7 crzyallday0514 crzyallday0514 Topic Starter Members 66 posts OFFLINE Gender:Female Location:Phoenix, Arizona Local time:05:32 PM Posted 29 July 2008 - 04:43 PM Thanks a lot. When it comes to applying the driver, the method is obvious and the steps quite easy: simply extract the compressed package (if necessary), run the setup, and follow the given instructions https://community.norton.com/en/forums/problem-windows-xp-system-restore Log on as an administrator or with an account that has administrator credentials. 5.

All rights reserved. I've used it and it works great, and no trojan, virus ect. Edited by mommabear, 29 July 2008 - 06:13 PM. All I can think of is there being more careful or Windows changed something that causes the problem.

I thought I was so careful writing those darn files down. Service Pack 3 was installed as a Windows Update this past Friday - I am assuming just before the Service Pack 3 (Windows Update) a restore point was created which named If I restore my computer back to friday (just before service pack 3 was installed). Home | Reviews and Features | Special Reports | Forums | Register Help Remember Me?

http://www.paragon-software.com/home/db-express/ UBCD5 Reply With Quote September 7th, 2008,05:57 PM #14 ggalv View Profile View Forum Posts Senior Member Join Date Oct 1999 Location Los Angeles,CA,USA Posts 933 No, this is my get redirected here I either don't know anything about System Restore or I've got a real problem. Originally Posted by ggalv If I did a restore pre SP3, do you know approximately how long would it take? THANKS Threads merged.

The next time I need to do a system restore, I will disable Norton Tamper Protection and see if it works. All the rest from Cache on is Mozilla. Win XP ALL How-tos Win 10 Win 8 Win 7 Win XP Win Vista Win 95/98 Win NT Win Me Win 2000 Win 2012 Win 2008 Win 2003 Win 3.1 E-Home navigate to this website UBCD5 Reply With Quote September 1st, 2008,07:32 PM #5 ggalv View Profile View Forum Posts Senior Member Join Date Oct 1999 Location Los Angeles,CA,USA Posts 933 Thanks, so when the Windows

Did I screw up sometimes and have to reinstall Windows? But you've got me thinking and I'm gonna call and get answers to these questions. You should really get something like acronis trueimage or paragon backup express.

I also like the McAfee SiteAdvisor.

Report • #6 gophersmom March 30, 2009 at 15:04:52 I want to thank everyone for their quick response and suggestions. TerryNet replied Mar 7, 2017 at 7:13 PM Error code :... As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Now, I have 29 files that System Restore renamed.

Much thanks. "Music expresses that which cannot be saidand on which it is impossible to be silent." -Victor Hugo Back to top #8 crzyallday0514 crzyallday0514 Topic Starter Members 66 posts OFFLINE TECHNICAL SUPPORT BULLETIN System Restore fails with error: 'Cannot restore. Computing.Net cannot verify the validity of the statements made on this site. my review here Hello1Friend, Feb 10, 2010 #8 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.

Brown\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\ ygtif5gj.defaultcontent(2); chrome(2); components(2); META-INF92); [email protected](2); components(2); preferences(2); Linux(2); defaults(2); components(2); Darwin(2); chrome(2); components(2); platform(2); (463F6CA5-EE3C-4be1-B7E6-7FEE11953374)Wrote all this out longhand after the Restore and realizing that part of the location Plus ! Since I couldn't figure out how to print the list out I tediously copied down all the path names. Loading...

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