Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. 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 in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Cannot Create A System Restore Point


  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 catsews

catsews

  • Members
  • 1 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:06:51 PM

Posted 04 September 2006 - 08:12 AM

When I try to create a system restore point, the computer says that it cannot create the restore point and suggests restarting my computer and trying again. This does not work. I suspect that the problem started after I added an additional (larger) hard drive to my PC and made it the system disk. The new disk is drive letter C: and the older, smaller disk is drive F: When I check the system restore settings, it thinks that the old drive F: is the system disk. Is there a way to fix my system restore?

Cathy

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


m

#2 HitSquad

HitSquad

    You're Bleepin' or you're Weepin'


  • Members
  • 1,573 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Momma
  • Local time:05:51 PM

Posted 04 September 2006 - 09:32 AM

Hi catsews, welcome to BC.
See the article below to configure system restore on individual drives:

How the System Restore Utility Uses Drive Letters

#3 Enthusiast

Enthusiast

  • Members
  • 5,898 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Location:Florida, USA
  • Local time:05:51 PM

Posted 04 September 2006 - 10:12 AM

This might help too:

How to troubleshoot the System Restore tool in Windows XP
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?...b;en-us;Q302796




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users