From: Jim on 4 Mar 2010 10:47
Hi Jan , just a suggestion , have a look at ERUNT system which creates
a SR point everyday .
On Thu, 4 Mar 2010 10:27:18 +0800, "Jan" <Jan(a)Jan.com> wrote:
>The auto restore points are created in the calendar every day however after
>the restoration I get a message that it was not succesful. My manual restore
>points work OK. I don't have Norton.
>Thank you Jose and Glee for your replies. I will now work through the
>various options and see how it goes.
>"glee" <glee29(a)spamindspring.com> wrote in message
>> "Jan" <Jan(a)Jan.com> wrote in message
>>>I have Windows XP Home SP3 on my 6 year old computer that has been working
>>>quite well todate. I discovered today that my System Restore program does
>>>not seem to work correctly. When I set my own restore point it works OK
>>>but the restore points it automatically creates itself every day do not
>>>work. What could be wrong with this and how can this be rectified.
>> You don't state what you mean by they "do not work". Are you getting an
>> error message? Are there restore points in the calendar in System
>> Restore, and they fail with an error message when you try to restore?
>> There are a few reasons why a restore point would fail, and some of those
>> failures can be due to programs installed on the computer (such as Norton
>> A common cause for corrupted restore points is that the default setting in
>> Windows for the percentage of drive space used by System Restore is far
>> too high for modern hard drive sizes. The first article linked below
>> explains how to adjust this.
>> These articles should help you troubleshoot the cause yourself:
>> How to Adjust the amount of disk space System Restore uses to hold
>> restore points:
>> Here are some troubleshooting steps to take when System Restore fails to
>> "Restoration Incomplete. Your computer cannot be restored . . . "
>> Troubleshooting steps to take when System Restore fails to create an
>> automatic restore point:
>> Tips on keeping System Restore healthy:
>> Glen Ventura, MS MVP Oct. 2002 - Sept. 2009
From: glee on 4 Mar 2010 17:23
ERUNT does not make any System Restore points, and has nothing to do
with System Restore.
ERUNT makes a Registry backup. That is something far different than a
"Jim" <bojimbo261(a)googlemail.com> wrote in message
> Hi Jan , just a suggestion , have a look at ERUNT system which creates
> a SR point everyday .
Glen Ventura, MS MVP Oct. 2002 - Sept. 2009