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Create a system restore point

In the search box on the taskbar, type Create a restore point, and select it from the list of results. On the System Protection tab in System Properties, select Create. Type a description for the restore point, and then select Create > OK.

Use System Restore

Search Control Panel for Recovery, and select Recovery > Open System Restore > Next. Choose the restore point related to the problematic app, driver, or update, and then select Next > Finish . Learn how to create a restore point.

Back up and restore your PC

Here's how to create a restore point. Right-click the Start button, then select Control Panel > System and Maintenance > System. In the left pane, select System protection. Select the System Protection tab, and then select Create. In the System Protection dialog box, type a description, and then select Create. Restore. Right-click the Start button, then select Control Panel > System and Maintenance > Backup and Restore. Do one of the following:

Recovery options in Windows

This option takes your PC back to an earlier point in time, called a system restore point. Restore points are generated when you install a new app or driver, and when you create a restore point manually. Restoring won’t affect your personal files, but it will remove apps, drivers, and updates installed after the restore point was made.

How to back up and restore the registry in Windows

From the Start menu, type create a restore point. Select Create a restore point from the search results. Choose Create, and then follow the steps to create a restore point.

Create a USB recovery drive

To create a USB recovery drive. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search. (If you're using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer up, and then click Search.) Enter recovery drive in the search box, and then select Create a recovery drive.

How to refresh, reset, or restore your PC

(If you're using a mouse, point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and then click Search.) Enter Control Panel in the search box, and tap or click Control Panel. Enter Recovery in the Control Panel search box, and then tap or click Recovery. Tap or click Open System Restore, and then follow the instructions.

Create a system repair disc

Open Backup and Restore by clicking the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking System and Maintenance, and then clicking Backup and Restore. In the left pane, click Create a system repair disc, and then follow the steps.

Create a recovery drive

In the search box on the task bar, search for Create a recovery drive and then select it. You might be asked to enter an admin password or confirm your choice. When the tool opens, make sure Back up system files to the recovery drive is selected and then select Next. Connect a USB drive to your PC, select it, and then select Next. Select Create.
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