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Prior to trying SpinRite we were still able to access the drive intermittently but it was impossible to copy data or run a file undelete utility. Simon, Feb 16, 2004, in forum: Windows XP Performance Replies: 3 Views: 480 Unknown Feb 17, 2004 System Restore Will not Restore Computer Guest, Oct 28, 2004, in forum: Windows XP Sign Up Now! Christer Steve R Jones Donate WindowsBBS Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Style Default Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Check This Out

More... This means that the tool has been successfully executed.An Rkill.log will appear. Will pop by again often and, perhaps, I'll be able to help someone else. I don't know if it was coincidental or actually helpful, but I reset the access permissions my my C: drive and all children.

If SR is NOT KEPT UP TO Date ( Almost daily ) and especiallly after changes, it may well be more problems than help. It took an age to start up again. sr.inf is located at C:\WINDOWS\inf\sr.inf - inf is a hidden folder. 2.

My eyes ( or memory ) may be deceiving me but I believe that I see a bit of controversey in the above in quote. Guest Troubleshooting steps for issues when you try to use the System Restore tool in Windows XP http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;302796 -- ---- Crosspost, do not multipost http://www.blakjak.demon.co.uk/mul_crss.htm How to ask a question http://support.microsoft.com/kb/555375 Pay close attention to those events immediately after startup. Open My Computer, open the D: drive, then right click on the System Volume Information folder and choose Properties, then go to the security tab.

Started by IH.MY.PC , Feb 11 2013 11:17 AM Please log in to reply 7 replies to this topic #1 IH.MY.PC IH.MY.PC Members 19 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:03 AM Then Advanced->Copy to children. Be forewarned that doing this removes all existing restore points, but it doesn't really matter as they weren't working anyways. I then right clicked on My Computer, chose Properties, then went to the System Restore tab and it was all there.

I tried safe mode - no luck. > > "System Restore is not able to protect your computer. Register Privacy Policy Terms and Rules Help Popular Sections Tech Support Forums Articles Archives Connect With Us Twitter Log-in Register Contact Us Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2017 XenForo Ltd. click on INSTALL 4. WindowsBBS.com is completely free, paid for by advertisers and donations.

Any help would be appreciated. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/solved-system-restore-is-not-able-to-protect-your-computer-error-1068-a-404523.html Understanably that's a huge pain. Some of the symptoms of this are that the System Restore Service will not start, complaining "path not found." Gee, thanks for the helpful message. I made this article because two hours of searching the net didn't turn up a single answer to the many people who have the same problem.

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Your cache administrator is webmaster. An 80GB hard drive on one of our busy storage servers decided to pack it in. All Rights Reserved. | Affiliation of any organization with iYogi, Inc is not implied, unless expressly stated. http://mseedsoft.com/system-restore/system-restore-is-not-able-to-protect-your-computer.html When trying to start the System Restore service, I get an "Error 1068: The dependency service or group failed to start".

This is how I remedied the situation and got SR working properly again. I added full access for my user \COMPUTERNAME\ROB and \COMPUTERNAME\Administrator to the default permissions for SYSTEM. (A very odd process, involving typing in the user name then hitting a search button Stay logged in Sign up now!

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Each drive that has SR enabled, will have a System Volume Information folder on it. Quick Links HelpWithWindows.com RoseCitySoftware.com Recommended Links Menu Log in or Sign up Search Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. XenForo add-ons by Waindigo™ ©2015 Waindigo Ltd. ▲ ▼ Today I discovered that my C: drive on Windows XP Professional was missing approximately 2G of disk space. Thanks.

This is the best place I have found for those problems that I just can not figure out. Pete C Microsoft MVP Internet Explorer 2004 - 2011 Keep all responses to BBS posts on the BBS so that others may benefit If we have helped you please consider a Will system restore even help? http://mseedsoft.com/system-restore/system-restore-is-not-able-to-protect-your-computer-and-error-1068.html Computer starts lagging like crazy Computer FREEZES while streaming...

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Reason Sometimes, when you use 'System Restore' on a computer installed with Windows XP, this error message is displayed on your computer screen. Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum. System Restore should hopefully now be functioning correctly. =========== Please Read The Forum Rules =========== Reply With Quote January 25th, 2011,15:35 PM #6 LouBee View Profile View Forum Posts Bronze Member BillyBob Last edited: 2007/03/26 Hug your loved ones today.

Either \WINDOWS\Inf\i386\ or \i386\ depending on your CD structure. I have found a few cases of the same symptoms on Google, which indicated the Recovery Console fixed the problem. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Copyright © Techzonez 2002-2017 Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows

If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. Please restart your computer, and then run System Restore again". Learn More. Suddenly my laptop froze and the screen turned pink.

I'd like to hope that running system restore will help me fix all the problems, but it might not. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Cookies Registration Notice System Restore is not able to protect your computer. I consider it a "must have" item in my computer tool kit.