From: Broooz on
"SC Tom" <sc(a)> wrote in message
> One of the biggest offenders that I've seen in preventing SR from working
> is a 3rd party firewall such as ZoneAlarm or Symantec. I run ZASS myself
> which includes the firewall and antivirus/antimalware. Since having
> problems having SR complete successfully while running ZASS, I found the
> easiest way for me is to boot into Safe Mode with Command Prompt. Once
> there, type in c:\windows\system32\restore\rstrui.exe and press enter. The
> SR GUI will come up, allowing you to pick the date you want to restore
> back to. I am yet to have it fail doing it this way. Restore points can't
> be created from here, but that's not what I'm trying to do anyhow.
Thanks - I will try that next time. Much appreciated.