System Restore

by Barbara J. Feldman on December 10, 2002

The System Restore feature of Windows XP allows users to restore their operating system to an earlier (working) state. It is a good idea to get in the habit of creating a System Restore Point before installing new software, so you can go backwards if anything goes wrong. To begin select Start / All Programs / Accessories / System Tools / System Restore. In the System Restore Wizard, click “Create a restore point” / Next; give it a descriptive title; and choose Create.

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Feldman, Barbara. "System Restore." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 10 Dec. 2002. Web. 23 Aug. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/214/internet-tip-of-the-week-32/ >.