Tag Archives: system restore

Don’t Use System Restore to Roll Back a Major Windows 10 Version Update

Don’t Use System Restore to Roll Back a Major Windows 10 Version Update Over the past couple of years,  several readers, who had problems after updating to a new Windows 10 version. tried to use System Restore to roll back their computer to the previous version of Windows only to find out, the hard way,… Read More »

Create a Shortcut to System Restore

Create a Shortcut to System Restore While helping a reader with something else today, I found a tip we wrote back in June 2016 that still works well on all versions of Windows 10, including Fall Creators Update. Because System Restore is a valuable tool that can help you recover from many near-disasters, keeping a… Read More »

System Restore, System Reset, Fresh Start and Factory Reset On Windows 10

System Restore, System Reset, Fresh Start and Factory Reset On Windows 10 We recently helped someone who had to reinstall all her programs because she ran a Windows 10 System Reset instead of a System Restore. And right then, we realized how confusing it can be at times, especially if you’re upset, frustrated or in… Read More »