Windows XP Won't restore!

By sonofisis
Aug 29, 2005
  1. why won't my system restore work.. every single date that i click on, it says Windows cannot restore, pick another date. I even tried in safe mode.. what prevents system restore from working?.. Bu the way, i have no viruses or spyware..
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

  3. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    ahhhh.... do you have a backup?

    have you imaged the disk?

    do you have Norton GOBack?
  4. urbandragon

    urbandragon TS Rookie Posts: 231

    I guess the best question to ask you is... Why do you need to do a restore? Is there an underlying problem that you are adressing with system restore, and could this actually be part of the same problem?
  5. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    well if you jacked something up, and you know it worked before you jacked it up, then restore is a great tool.
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