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#1 mikebest

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Posted 30 January 2009 - 04:13 PM

Dear Friends

Whilst defragging my (H) external hard drive I noticed that it was spending an inordinate amount of time on the restore points.

Because I only use this drive to provide a daily backup of my (D) data drive I did not require restore points on this drive, I therefore decided to turn the restore point option off. However upon restarting my computer I found the restore points had not been deleted.

Can anybody please advise me how to safely delete completely all the restore points on this drive.

Cheers

Mike

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#2 PropagandaPanda

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Posted 30 January 2009 - 04:27 PM

Hello Mike.

To remove those restore points..
  • Click on Start > Run and type:
    cleanmgr
  • Click OK > More Options tab.
  • Click Clean Up in the System Restore section to remove all previous restore points.
You can then disable system restore to prevent more from being created.

With Regards,
The Panda




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