Can I do a System Restore if windows wont get to the "Welc.. Tags: Microsoft System Restore Windows XP Last response: July 6, 2005 1:10 AM in Windows XP Share Anonymous July 5, 2005 8:08:03 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) I need help w/a system restoration More about : system restore windows wont welc Anonymous July 5, 2005 10:04:53 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) In article <E50CC278-2E2B-4557-8672-58A5984B4DE1@microsoft.com>, Jenni73931ok <Jenni73931ok@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote: >I need help w/a system restoration Please see this Microsoft Knowledge Base article: How to start the System Restore tool at a command prompt in Windows XP http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;304449 To search the Knowledge Base, go to this web page: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=fh;EN-US;KBHOWTO -- Best Wishes, Steve Winograd, MS-MVP (Windows Networking) Please post any reply as a follow-up message in the news group for everyone to see. I'm sorry, but I don't answer questions addressed directly to me in E-mail or news groups. Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Program http://mvp.support.microsoft.com galen July 5, 2005 11:25:30 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) In news:E50CC278-2E2B-4557-8672-58A5984B4DE1@microsoft.com, Jenni73931ok <Jenni73931ok@discussions.microsoft.com> had this to say: My reply is at the bottom of your sent message: > I need help w/a system restoration No. (The question in the subject.) Well no, not with Windows Restore. If you made a bare metal backup using a third party application then yes. Can you get in via safe mode and restore from there? Safe Mode : http://kgiii.info/windows/all/general/safemode.html Galen -- "But there are always some lunatics about. It would be a dull world without them." Sherlock Holmes Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous July 6, 2005 1:10:35 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) Hi, Boot to Safe mode with command prompt, then load rstrui.exe from the C:\Windows\system32\restore folder. How to start in Safe mode: http://www.rickrogers.org/fixes.htm#Safe%20mode -- Best of Luck, Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/ Associate Expert - WindowsXP Expert Zone www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone Windows help - www.rickrogers.org "Jenni73931ok" <Jenni73931ok@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:E50CC278-2E2B-4557-8672-58A5984B4DE1@microsoft.com... >I need help w/a system restoration Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Remote temperature monitoring of MyBook World Edition II Forum Windows XP home won\'t do system restore . Forum Windows won't let me restore my system . Forum Computer won't boot; factors: msconfig, system restore , malware doctor Forum System restore calendar won\'t go back to march? Forum My dell laptop wont recover in system restore Forum Windows XP home won't do system restore . Forum System restore won't open Forum Won't start, repair or restore . Forum Windows has seemed to have fried itself after a system restore Forum My xp emachine wont system restore Forum Problems creating system restore disk windows 7 Forum Acer laptop have to system restore everytime I boot Forum Windows Restore Won't "Undo" Forum PCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! Forum Restore Point Forum Differences in versions of windows distributed in Australia Forum Can database file synchronization be disabled in Windows B.. Forum Cannot copy files during windows xp install.. Forum Windows Explorer Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !